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Growing out of high school friendships is healthy, normal as people change, grow

Wendy Zhu, Managing Editor (Print) May 19, 2021

At the time of me writing this column, I’ll be graduating in about four weeks. In about four months, I’ll be away at college in a new city almost 200 miles away from home. As I’m nearing the end...

Graphic Perspective: Stigma

Graphic Perspective: Stigma

Daniel Tian May 15, 2021

To read a column about normalizing masks, click here. To see more of Daniel’s work, click here.

Wearing a mask when sick prevents the spread of disease, should be normalized after COVID-19 pandemic

Wearing a mask when sick prevents the spread of disease, should be normalized after COVID-19 pandemic

Cady Armstrong May 15, 2021

Ever since kindergarten, once a year I have caught either the flu or a bad virus from school or some other public place. However, this year I haven't been sick once, due in large part to everyone wearing...

Students should consider applying for part-time jobs

Students should consider applying for part-time jobs

Michelle Wan May 11, 2021

For this upcoming summer, I decided to apply for a part-time job at Bub’s Burgers. I have already been through the interview process and my training for the position of ice cream server will begin later...

When is it over?

When is it over?

Calina He May 10, 2021

To see more of Calina's work, click here. To see a column about AP exams click here.

With all the different versions of AP exams, this year’s exam works out the best

With all the different versions of AP exams, this year’s exam works out the best

Karolena Zhou May 10, 2021

At the time of me writing this perspective, I will have just finished taking my first AP exam as a junior. This year, I will be taking a total of 7 AP exams, which means for the next few weeks, I will...

Meat should be treated more like junk food while plant-based diets should become more normalized

Meat should be treated more like junk food while plant-based diets should become more normalized

Grace Xu May 5, 2021

The summer before junior year, I interviewed several sources for a HiLite story about veganism, and the more I researched about plant-based diets, the more I realized the existence of a popular misconception—that...

Asian American Hate: Are we really un-American?

Asian American Hate: Are we really un-American?

Chloe Sun April 24, 2021

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Asian-American racism deep-rooted with COVID-19, encourage more conversations about systemic racism among Asians

Asian-American racism deep-rooted with COVID-19, encourage more conversations about systemic racism among Asians

Leah Tan April 24, 2021

Throughout the course of the pandemic, Asian-Americans have been used as a scapegoat for administrative failures. As a result, the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism found hate crimes against Asians...

Don’t feel guilty about vaccine eligibility, protect  community, family members from spread of COVID-19

Don’t feel guilty about vaccine eligibility, protect community, family members from spread of COVID-19

Calina He April 24, 2021

In early January, I received an email saying that I was eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine. Of course, this shocked me; I only knew healthcare workers were eligible for the vaccine. After reading the email,...

GRAPHIC PERSPECTIVE: MELTDOWN

GRAPHIC PERSPECTIVE: MELTDOWN

Daniel Tian and Sowmya Chundi April 16, 2021

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GRAPHIC PERSPECTIVE: Awkward Oscars

GRAPHIC PERSPECTIVE: Awkward Oscars

Elise Varhan April 16, 2021

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