C Magazine

Parking vs Pollution

Claire Moley

May 21, 2019

During the past semester, many Paly students have complained about the lack of parking in the football and tower building parking lots. Many upperclassmen have noticed that when they arrive at school, there are far fewer spots available than there were before. “A lot of the kids who are new drivers...

Calling all Artists!

Calling all Artists!

Natalie Schilling

May 21, 2019

Are you an artist and go to PALY? Do you want to have your art featured in C-Magazine? If you replied yes to these questions, all you have to do is check out this flyer and fill out the attached form!

Palo Alto’s Questionable Incinerator

Gigi Tierney

May 20, 2019

Palo Alto, in almost all aspects, is leading the charge in environmentally-friendly orientated transformations, actively developing regulations and plans to improve the quality of our air and to raise awareness of our environmental footprint. First, in 2000, Palo Alto developed a Sustainability Policy, which outlined the g...

Healthy vs Harmful Sunscreens

Healthy vs Harmful Sunscreens

Hazel Shah

May 19, 2019

Over the summer, Paly students branch out across the world on vacation in various exciting locations. However, a hot spot for lots of families is somewhere not too far from home but still a well-known tourist location: Hawaii. Lounging on the beach, snorkeling and swimming are musts when it comes to ...

Plastic Planet

Chloe Laursen

May 19, 2019

Winding through the last of the sharp turns of Highway 17, you’re now only a few short moments away from the iconic Northern California beaches. Windows down, the distinct ocean breeze drifts into the car as the sun beams through, only one thing could make this better: iced coffee. You stop at one...

The Last Straw

The Last Straw

Fiza Usman, Staff writer

May 19, 2019

More people are becoming increasingly aware of and are realizing the severity of climate change. It has become a trend to be more eco-friendly, as social media outlets have had an influx of posts advocating for a healthier earth. Additionally, artists such as “Lil Dicky” have began to make song...

C Magazine Tries: Vlogging

Angie Cummings and Gigi Tierney

December 18, 2018

Staff writers Angie Cummings and Gigi Tierney see if they have what it takes to film and edit a Youtube quality vlog. Here, they detail an at-school workout that anyone can do during tutorial or their prep period.  https://youtu.be/IlKOSPNEhp0 ...

Home Café: An Artistic Twist on Lattes

Claire Li, Tamar Ponte, and Mahati Subramaniam

December 18, 2018

Light streams into the chattering café, encasing the room in a warm glow. Coffee machines whirl in the background and baristas prepare hundreds of lattés throughout the day. Home Café SF has two locations in San Francisco: one overlooking the busy cars of Noriega Street, and the other facing colorful...

C Magazine Tries: ASMR

Jessica Weiss

December 18, 2018

https://soundcloud.com/jessica-weiss-music/c-magazine-asmr ...

C Magazine’s Color of the Month

C Magazine’s Color of the Month

Lia Salvatierra and Grace Rowell

December 18, 2018

C Magazine's ‘Color of the Month’ project, created by current Editors-in-chief Grace Rowell and Lia Salvatierra, invites the Paly community to share their experiences, memories and thoughts associated with a specific Pantone color that is curated by the staff. In efforts to eclipse the way in w...

Coffee and Art: Sue’s Gallery Cafe

Coffee and Art: Sue’s Gallery Cafe

Ellen Chung

December 17, 2018

The bustling sound of people chattering wafts through the crisp winter air as I walked to the cafe’s door over browned leaves crunching beneath my feet. People sip coffee in front of their fluffy sweet pastries while excitedly conversing with one another. As I walk past the people sitting outside,...

Meet the Staff – Q&A

Chloe Laursen

December 16, 2018

Kimi Lillios (sophomore) Q: What do you want people to know about you? ( hobbies, interests, etc.) A:  I am a part of the varsity volleyball program at Paly and play competitively year round. When I find time between practices and tournaments, I love to travel with my family or visit local ...