Volume 14, Issue 5

All content from Volume 14, Issue 5 was published and distributed on Apr. 8, 2013.

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Leveling the Battlefield

MY PHYSICALLY ABLE 18-YEAR-OLD BROTHER IS now old enough to fight and die for our country. On his birthday a few months ago, he opened the mailbox finding a not...
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Oracle Responds to Critics

Mountain View High School’s student newspaper, The Oracle, is planning how to move forward as a publication in response to the heavy criticism from Mountain Vie...
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Library Renovation Delayed

The construction of the new school library will be delayed until August 2015, according to Vice Principal Kim Diorio. The plans will continue to be submitted o...
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College forms to be submitted online

Seniors will have the opportunity to submit a bulk of their college applications online, rather than submitting hand-written work, starting in fall of 2013. “W...
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PiE Donations Increase

Partners in Education is donating a record-breaking sum to the 2013 Annual Gift to the Palo Alto Unified School District, allowing for increased funding of vari...
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Sealed in Ink

A Photoshopped model demonstrates the importance of tattoo placement. Photo: Charu Srivastava Photoshop: Evelyn Wang Girl meets boy. Boy tattoos girl. Girl t...
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Rescinding

As the prospect of leaving Paly for good draws nearer for the Seniors, another prospect also sometimes looms for seniors: having admission at the “dream college...