Volume 17, Issue 3

Gradebook Retribution

"He just doesn't like me. He'll never give me an A in his class.” This statement is a common example of “gradebook retribution,” or the belief that a...

The man of Treasure Island Stamps & Coins

To the muffled tune of a banjo on the radio, Paul “Rudy” Schroeter quietly and methodically sorts through a stack of letters. He’s not concerned who they are ad...

Thespians to perform “Macbeth”

Palo Alto High School’s theater students will perform “Macbeth” as the final production in historic Haymarket Theatre, starting on Feb. 26. Traditionally, “M...

Inside The Lines, Outside The Mind

Having just finished her Marine Biology test, Palo Alto High School senior Claire Krugler reaches into her backpack to pull out the newest addition to her book ...

Reaching for Success

The office space is a hipster’s dream. As a low hum of activity permeates throughout the space, industrial metal beams frame a stunning city view of the San Fra...

This is me — or is it?

I walk into the noisy room, notebook and pen in hand. Most of the seats are already taken, and my friend and I hastily grab seats near the front, knowing that d...