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Coronavirus affects students’, owners’ jobs in retail, service businesses

Kiersten Riedford | April 9, 2020

Goldfish Swim School has recently temporarily let go of all of their staff members due to the latest stay-at-home order. This, unfortunately, has taken away sophomore Grace Hutton’s job as a swim teacher, along with many other adults’ jobs.  Hutton said, “I think closing temporarily was the right choice; however, I’m still a minor and dependent on my parents, so it has not impacted me as...

With recent Pew Research Center study showing that nearly one-third of American adults use dating apps, students, staff weigh pros and cons of using them

Nathan Huang | April 1, 2020

Senior Adam Hineiyi is an active user of social media. Normally, he’s surfing the web looking at funny pictures and videos to show to his friends, yet recently he’s delved into online dating. He said he currently uses apps like Tinder and Bumble to try to attract dates—people he’s never met or heard of before. Hineiyi said the reason he dates online is that it provides an easy option. “The...

Logan Tullai, Stock Market Club co-president and junior, gives financial advice amid COVID-19 pandemic

Grace Xu | March 28, 2020

Can you give a brief overview of your experiences with finances, whether that be through stock trading, classes or otherwise? I don't have any formal class experience in school with trading or anything, but I've had a brokerage account since seventh grade, and there are a number of really good resources that we use in Stock Market Club. There's a program I use on Fidelity with my brokerage account,...

Senior Chris Zou explains COVID-19’s effects on stock market, personal experience with trading

Grace Xu | March 28, 2020

Can you give a brief overview of your experiences with finances, whether that be through stock trading, classes or otherwise? So with stock trading, I technically started doing it several years ago, but I didn't really do anything with it. It wasn't until earlier this year, senior year, that I started getting interested in watching (the stocks). In the past six months or so, I've just been following...