C Magazine

Reassess Your FootPRINT

June 1, 2018

Filed under culture, web exclusive

By Lia Salvatierra, C Mag Editor in Chief Since we were young, the concept of excess paper usage has been villainized at the turn of every page due to its notorious association with environmental degradation. In the Silicon Val...

Call Me Rohingya

Hannah Darby and Lia Salvatierra

March 22, 2018

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Migrating from misery, thousands of individuals who seek refuge from persecution are facing a global absence of hospitality. These harrowing events experienced by the Rohingya in Burma no longer attract enough sympathy to be accommo...

Cultural Confession

Hollie Chiao

March 22, 2018

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Staring at the seven race options on the Common Application, I can’t help but think of the online games where you can pick the player’s physical appearance. From what I’ve heard, a “transracial” person is someone wh...

Classroom Aides

Sam Guernsey and Alexis Pisco

March 22, 2018

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During school hours Kamal Vilms is a helper and a friend to students here on campus, but after school she is a yoga instructor for adults in need of relaxation. Teaching is in Ms.Vilms’ blood, but before her career in educ...

Femenist Fashion

Charlotte Amsbough, Angie Cummings, and Rosa Schafer Bastian

March 22, 2018

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The American suffrage movement, where millions of women across the country campaigned for their right to vote, was a movement 100 years in the making. The early 20th century was widely known as “First Wave Feminism,” a t...

Girls, Girls, Girls!

Ellen Chung and Mahati Subramaniam

March 22, 2018

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Since President Trump’s election last year, many women have opened up and told their personal stories regarding sexism and harassment. This has given strength to women across the globe, and the power to come forward and sta...

Meet the Artists

Emily Filter, Isabel Hadly, and Rosa Shaefer Bastian

March 22, 2018

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David Foster Whether it’s painting, drawing, singing or acting, Paly junior David Foster has always enjoyed expressing himself through different forms of art he has explored. Throughout his years at Paly, he has taken a wide range of art cla...

on the EDGE

Hazel Shah, Ellie Fitton, and Rebekah Limb

March 22, 2018

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Palo Alto is center stage when it comes to the remarkable world of technology, but 40 years ago this town had a different empire in its spotlight. At the peak of the age of rock and roll, the heart of Silicon Valley was a major hot-spot for a...

In Good @tayst

Angie Cummings, Emily Filter, and Lara Nakamura

March 22, 2018

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One of the greatest powers of social media is its international influence. Every post you see can impact you and every picture or video that you post can impact the person who views it. Companies leverage this for marketing a...

Artist of the Month: Amaya Mitchell

Hollie Chiao and Jack Stefanski

March 22, 2018

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Think back to middle school music class. For most, memories of an awkwardly quiet choir class or band instruments playing out of tune flood your brain. But some choose to express themselves through their instruments. Instead o...