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Watch Your Back

Watch Your Back

Ashley Guo

December 6, 2018

A perspective on how companies are crossing the line.

Beyond the Tower

Beyond the Tower

Claire Li and Tyler Varner

December 6, 2018

It’s always been easy to follow the same path as your peers. You take the same classes, take part in the same extracurriculars and go to the same colleges. It’s a path we have been following throughout our school careers and one that many are happy and fortunate to take. However, some realize the...

Off the Chain

Mahati Subramaniam, Karina Kadakia, and Patille Papas

December 6, 2018

Photos by Patille Papas and courtesy of Paly Madrono ...

Meat the World of Plant-Based Protein

Meat the World of Plant-Based Protein

Claire Li and Mahati Subramaniam

December 6, 2018

For many years, vegetarians and vegans have faced limited options when searching for meals that fit their lifestyle. Since then, many food companies have recognized the demand for alternatives and have crafted substitutes to popular meals like cheeseburgers and chicken nuggets. Welcome to a world wh...

Working Women

Emily Filter, Chloe Laursen, and Mahati Subramaniam

December 6, 2018

“C-suite” positions such as CEO and CFO require a lot of persistence and dedication, especially for women seeking such titles. Hard working female executives throughout the Bay Area have forged their own paths to reach these powerful positions. Traditionally, men have dominated the majority of...

After the Hashtag

After the Hashtag

Ashley Guo, Jessica Weiss, and Katherine Buecheler

November 28, 2018

Although the iconic hashtags of viral social movements brought nationwide attention to their causes and left lasting effects, when they fall out of the public eye, many are left unsure if they have brought about substantial change.

Culture Combination

Culture Combination

Kailee Correll

November 28, 2018

Wait. You’re adopted?” A look of confusion and shock flash across people’s faces when I tell them that I was adopted from China when I was 11 months old. I guess it’s surprising because I look enough like my parents that I could pass as their biological child. Being adopted has never bothered...

A Spike Lee Joint

Angie Cummings and Gigi Tierney

November 12, 2018

C Magazine examines the innovative ways in which filmmaker Spike Lee uses his work to expose the social and political injustices towards African Americans. Spike Lee, the director of the most recent political striker, “BlacKkKlansman”, is consistently involved in all creative aspects of his films, which addr...

Closing the Gap, Opening the Opportunity

Closing the Gap, Opening the Opportunity

Chloe Laursen, Katherine Buecheler, and Karina Kadakia

November 7, 2018

As young children, we are told that we can grow up to do and be anything we want. However, for some this is not an obtainable reality. As we grow older, we learn that success requires a range of different components. Many students have the potential to be successful but are not given the opportunities...

Punch Line Politics

Ellie Fitton, Sophie Jacob, and Raj Sodhi

October 31, 2018

Art by Charlotte Amsbaugh The TV screen cuts to the suspenseful courtroom of the Kavanaugh hearing, but something is different. Gone are the faces of U.S. senators, and in place of them are those of familiar comedians, attempting to remain impassive. Suddenly, Matt Damon appears, concurrent with ...

Blurring the Boundaries

Blurring the Boundaries

Natalie Schilling and Claire Li

October 17, 2018

The environmentalist and the outdoorsman: two similar yet contrasting roles in that they both engage with and depend on the outdoors but partake in different activities concerning it. Environmentalists work towards preserving the health of the planet  by thinking of creative ways to reuse materials, ...

Behind The Scenes

Behind The Scenes

Chloe Laursen, Emily Filter, and Sophie Jacob

October 14, 2018

Once Upon A Time... A child, mesmerized by the magic and beauty of an alternate reality shining from the pixels of their television, becomes engaged in their imagination and is swept out of their living room. For many, their childhood's have been shaped by the marvelous stories produced by Walt Disney...