Stephanie Lee

How I Learned to Speak

My very first debate tournament did not go well. Picture this: a smallish, Asian girl with piercing, smoldering eyes, hair slung back, white cork heels click...
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Paly and Gunn theaters collaborate

A student-directed play starring two crosstown actors — one from Palo Alto and the other from Gunn — debuts at Gunn Studio Theater on Feb. 24 and 25. Written...

Verbatim: Season’s Greetings!

Years ago, when the U.S. was a more Christian, conservative nation, people would use "Merry Christmas!" as a holiday greeting. However, as time went on and the ...

Halloween Help: Fast and Easy Dress Up

Halloween is right around the corner, and with it comes the Halloween enthusiast’s eternal dilemma: to spend $50 on an overpriced store-bought costume, or try (...

Ron Jones: After the wave

Inside his Haight-Ashbury home, Ron Jones stands in his brightly adorned kitchen, hunched over vintage newspaper clippings splayed on his colorful kitchen table...

The Third Wave: Timeline of events

Day One Following the inability of his sophomore contemporary history class to understand how Hitler rose to power, Cubberley High School teacher Ron Jones beg...