Responding to Tragedy

Art by Karina Chan Why didn’t you change your profile picture?” A girl asked me. I could hear the subtext behind her words: “Why don’t you care about...

Cease the C-day: Why every day should be a block day

Almost every Monday of Palo Alto High School's school week starts with a C-day, seven 50 minute classes. While this type of school schedule is popular, Paly should enact an all block day schedule for the educational and student's benefit.

Aware of our Awareness: We must direct focus to causes in need

Throughout the year, Palo Alto High School students frequently come together to show school spirit and support one another. Whether it is Spirit Week profile picture changes or white-outs at home football games, the sense of community within Paly is hard to miss.

Feminist: Female Pop Artists Take an Empowering Stand

I like big butts and I cannot lie. Specifically, my newfound affinity for the rubenesque posterior stems from the fact that this summer, women in entertainment — namely Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj — have been taking ownership of their aforementioned butts. This article explores how women in the music industry have been empowering themselves and others through the ownership of their sexual identities.