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Work Like a Senior

November 18, 2018

Transgender students navigate school, family life

Aviva Futornick, Online Editor

August 2, 2018

Filed under Features, Special Feature

One in 137 high school students in America identify as transgender. For 150,000 American teenagers, their sense of personal identity and gender does not correspond with their birth sex. “I was really excited because I had finall...

Recent, diverse moves shine on the silver screen

Hannah Kloninger-Stever and Lauren Stevens

April 23, 2018

Filed under Features

“The more diverse [a movie] is, the more relatable it is, and the more people will want to watch it. You don’t have to resort back to white, straight, cis people. It will be successful anyway.” -Amy Abad, Sophomore

College applicants weigh decision on whether or not to apply early

Rio Popper, Copy Editor

March 20, 2018

Filed under Features

While some college-bound seniors haven’t yet heard back from any colleges and have no idea where they’ll be attending next year, a few have heard back and know precisely where they’ll be come September. Many of these...

Logan Paul video presses play on content controversy

Hannah Kloninger-Stever, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2018

Filed under Features

  22-year-old Logan Paul’s Youtube channel, ‘Logan Paul Vlogs’ has 487 videos uploads, totaling over three billion combined views. Uploading shocking or unexpected videos has always been a way for YouTubers to...

Perfection spurred by expectations

Ysabelle Punzal, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2018

Filed under Features

All A’s, varsity captain of the soccer team, student council president, and lead in the school play. This seemingly perfect life has its ups and downs. From dealing with mental stresses to feeling pressured to be the best, these...

Ravens soar through the open skies

Aviva Futornick, Online Editor

January 24, 2018

Filed under Features

The engine roaring, speed picking up, hands grip the controls and suddenly you’re 100 feet in the air. For most, this is a rare experience, but for seniors Alex Strehlow and Alexander Berkaloff, it’s a common and welcomin...

How to ‘sleigh’ this holiday season

Ysabelle Punzal, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2018

Filed under Features

Whether celebrating the holidays with a big green tree or a ‘lit’ menorah, basking in the 70-degree California “winter,” dealing with stress pimples, sleep deprivation and the countdown to winter break ticking through...

Tale of two schools: Division amongst diversity

Jonathan Guzman, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2018

Filed under Features, Special Feature

Diversity is prominent in the hallways of Sequoia, but upon entering a classroom, the Sequoia experience is dramatically different. Many diverse schools experience achievement gaps—a common pattern in America’s education system...

Goals unite students of varying backgrounds

Taylor Gayner and Rio Popper

January 24, 2018

Filed under Features

Junior Yasemin Agi’s parents both immigrated here from Turkey—her father when he was seven and her mother when she was in her twenties; today, Agi’s family emphasizes cooking dishes inspired by Turkish and Muslim culture....

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