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Take a trip to one of these spots to maximize spring break potential

Take a trip to one of these spots to maximize spring break potential
April 3, 2015

As Spring Break approaches, it’s time we start looking forward to vacation time with friends and family. If you’re having trouble finding the perfect relaxation destination, then worry no more. Here...

Art of Young Manliness: Pre-Prom Prep

Art of Young Manliness: Pre-Prom Prep
April 3, 2015

Prom is less than two months away, and for most guys that seems like more than enough time to make appropriate preparations. The thinking is logical; flowers can be bought a few days in advance, a tuxedo...

Debate like a girl: sexism in the speech and debate world

March 8, 2015

“Sweetie, you were too catty during your speech. Tone it down or don’t expect to advance in this tournament.” It’s funny how the same assertiveness that society propagates and that parents have...

Tips for keeping up with second semester when the struggle sets in

March 8, 2015

Finals are over and the second semester of school is underway. At this point, many of us are transitioning into vacation mode: dreaming about beaches, late nights with friends and most importantly, no...

Does luck really exist?

March 8, 2015

I don’t believe in luck. I don’t believe it exists. Some days are good days; others are not. I do not think there is a force or mysterious driving factor that determines whether things will work out...

Curing Senioritis

Curing Senioritis
March 8, 2015

When high school finally hits second semester, seniors often kick back and relax. However, they tend to relax a little too much. Seniors start to skip classes, go home early or call in sick to avoid having...

We’ve Heard Parents Debate Common Core, Now It’s Our Turn

We’ve Heard Parents Debate Common Core, Now It’s Our Turn
March 8, 2015

Last April, the Class of 2015, at that time juniors, was ushered into our school’s auditorium. Principal Hillman was on the stage and persuaded us to play a game of “Good News, Bad News”. The...

An Irishman Critiques the American Celebration of St. Patrick’s Day

An Irishman Critiques the American Celebration of St. Patrick’s Day
March 8, 2015

Ah, March 17 — Saint Patrick’s Day. That annual day of celebration when Irish Americans everywhere flaunt their national superiority over their compatriots. The day Irish Americans dig through their...

Get with the 5, 7, 5: Haiku (improves) Learning

Get with the 5, 7, 5: Haiku (improves) Learning
March 8, 2015

Haiku: a haiku Don’t detest the switch. Not like useless Facebook ones. Transforms our learning.   Haiku Learning is replacing SchoolLoop at Dougherty this fall, a beneficial change for...

Haiku Learning causes academic discouragements

Haiku Learning causes academic discouragements
March 8, 2015

San Ramon Valley School District transferring from SchoolLoop to Haiku Learning seems like it is not meeting original intention of improving students learning experience but intimidates the users with...

How to keep up with second semester

February 14, 2015

Finals are over and the second semester of school is underway. At this point, many of us are transitioning into vacation mode: dreaming about beaches, late night with friends and most importantly, no school....

Lessons in Love: How to Keep A Relationship Going

February 6, 2015

There comes a time in every relationship when you just aren’t feeling it anymore, and it shows. There are fewer couple selfies taken, less making out in front of classrooms, and only a single heart emoticon...

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