Profiles

Two Much Talent

Identical twins and juniors at Palo Alto High School, Michael and Peter Huang have a passion for creativity and a drive to express themselves. Their mother and ...

10 Books A Home

Sports. Cooking. Jobs. Animals. The bookshelves at 1238 Westminster Avenue in East Palo Alto are organized by theme. Children burst into the cozy garage-convert...

Working for Wellness

As visitors enter the Tower Building at Palo Alto High School, the unexpected soothing sound of flowing water and the warm, familiar smell of herbal tea entices...

A Normal Genius

He traces circles and figure-eights with his finger on the table as if subconsciously doing math problems where no one else can see them. Albert Zhang’s life so...

Coding For the Community

Gautam Mittal recalls opening the door, anticipation and apprehension locked in an internal grapple as he set foot inside the San Jose Paypal Headquarters, the ...

Believing and Knowing

A sparkling chandelier hangs from the center of the ceiling, each crystals’ infinitesimal bits of color reflecting the stained glass behind. The light glitterin...