Meena Narayanaswami

Stop Asian Hate: Community reacts to anti-Asian violence

“IREMEMBER last year [in] my Japanese class we had to do this thing where, in Japanese, we write a question for students to answer,” said senior Cody Hmelar, co-president of Palo Alto High School’s Asian American Student Union. “Two people had written in Japanese: ‘Have you eaten dog?’ Looking back on that experience now, I was not aware of how culturally rooted that kind of sentiment was, and that it was offensive.”As early as elementary school, Palo Alto Unified School District’s Asian America

Admin and ASB begin plans for graduation

The administration and Associated Student Body are planning options for the Class of 2021’s graduation ceremony, according to Palo Alto High School student boar...