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The Lost Art of Letter Writing

The Internet controls us. From the way we connect with friends to the way we retrieve our homework, its hypnotic power is unfortunately essential to living today. Sure, the Internet can be extremely helpful at ...
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Hoodie Allen performs at Castilleja High School

Up-and-coming rapper Hoodie Allen kept his teenage fans screaming with hysteria on Nov. 30, 2012 at Castilleja School, despite arriving an hour late and performing a short 60 minute concert. At the end of the n...

Club Academia strives to help struggling students

Summer break is often seen as a time to forget about school, relax and have fun. For two Henry M. Gunn (Gunn) students, however, the summer of 2012 was an opportunity to launch a student-run website designed t...

Suzie Brown: the woman behind the transcripts

Suzie Brown keeps meticulous records of transcripts and assists seniors in the college application process. Suzie Brown keeps meticulous records of transcripts and assists seniors in the college application p...
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New teacher adds light to the math department

Bringing new spunk and energy into the math department is Herb Bocksnick who teaches Algebra 1 and Intro to Analysis and Calculus this year. Bocksnick did not always live in California. Coming from Montana, he ...
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Hidden Costs of College Application

Nearly every senior in high school dreams about finally receiving an acceptance letter to college. They have put in countless hours of work—editing essays, frantically filling out forms, asking teachers for rec...
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Paly Students on Tumblr

Paly Tumblrs. The only place where a snapshot from Lilo and Stitch or The Office can perfectly describe the daily obstacles of an everyday student. These blogs include random images or GIFs, often picturing fun...