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The Unpopularity of the Gap Year

The Unpopularity of the Gap Year

Travis Moss, Staff Writer

May 30, 2017


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It might be nice for some to have a year off after an eventful and somewhat tiresome four years of what would potentially be a very large step in life.

Community College in a Nutshell

Community College in a Nutshell

Kira Newmam, Photography Editor

May 30, 2017


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A study about colleges released in February found that 70 percent of community college students in California are not able to complete college. This is raising eyebrows on Woodside’s campus.   From the Community College Review, writer Grace Chen explains the difficulties in transferring from high school to ...

UC Berkeley: The Battle of Free Speech

UC Berkeley: The Battle of Free Speech

May 11, 2017


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Several acts of violence have erupted at UC Berkeley because of conservative speakers visiting the campus. The tenacity of the riots have evolved into an on-campus modern civil war.

Party Gras: Prom 2017 in Review

Party Gras: Prom 2017 in Review

Stefan Sujanksy, Political Editor

May 11, 2017


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SAN FRANCISCO,CA- One-by-one, long black party buses rumbled onto Henry Adams Street, pouring groups of well-dressed students out of their doors like clown cars.

The Pros and Cons of the Updated Law for Legalized Marijuana

Chloe Stearns, Health and Lifestyle Editor

May 11, 2017


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A lot of people have high hopes about California's legalization of marijuana. California was the fifth state to legalize recreational marijuana. Although the law does not officially take effect until January of 2018, it’s written terms contain some pros and cons for Californians. A big factor in le...

AP Exam Stress on Students

AP Exam Stress on Students

Olivia Dumas, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 11, 2017


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Students across the nation and internationally have been swamped with exams created by the College Board in order to demonstrate what they’ve absorbed from their AP classes.

Every 15 Minutes Program Well Worth the Cost

Every 15 Minutes Program Well Worth the Cost

Kenna Beban, Kiki Koeppen

April 20, 2017


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The Every 15 Minutes presentation brought controversy to Woodside students who have mixed reviews about the program’s approach to delivering their message about the repercussions of drunk driving. The presentation involved an elaborate stage car crash scene set up on the football field, a grim r...

Every 15 Minutes Program Provides Crucial Lesson For Students of Woodside

Every 15 Minutes Program Provides Crucial Lesson For Students of Woodside

Christian Touhey and Stella Haussler

April 20, 2017


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Woodside administration stunned students last week with a graphic reenactment of a drunk driving crash followed by a funeral. This event was held to urge students to participate in safe driving. The two-day event that took place at Woodside was made possible by Every 15 Minutes, a nationwide program...

Every 15 Minutes Program Visits Woodside

Every 15 Minutes Program Visits Woodside

Beck Patrone and Travis Moss

April 20, 2017


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With prom and graduation imminent, high schools are placing a greater emphasis upon awareness for those consuming alcohol during this time of celebration. The week before Spring Break, the Every 15 Minutes Program came to Woodside High School to explain the effects that drunk driving could potentially...

Every 15 Minutes Visual Presentations

Every 15 Minutes Visual Presentations

Kira Newman, Photography Editor

April 18, 2017


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  The photos represent the events that occurred over the course of the Every 15 Minutes assembly. The event was two days long. The first day, a crash scenario was shown to Woodside students. Day two was a funeral service for the students who played roles in the assembly. Below is a video prov...

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