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Misery Poker

Misery Poker

Humans love to compare, but when comparison turns into a competition of wagering your miseries, the game can never be won. Let the rounds begin!
Dunya Mostaghimi and Mahati Subramaniam April 22, 2020
Humans love to compare, but when comparison turns into a competition of wagering your miseries, the game can never be won. Let the rounds begin!
Knock on Wood

Knock on Wood

From lucky clothing to holding your breath in tunnels, many students have superstitions that may go undetected, but can dictate major parts of their lives.
Leslie Aboytes and Libby Spier March 2, 2020
From lucky clothing to holding your breath in tunnels, many students have superstitions that may go undetected, but can dictate major parts of their lives.
An Escape From Reality

An Escape From Reality

The science fiction genre rapidly increases in popularity every year. With more and more franchises being put into that category, we wonder why these imaginative worlds have been attractive to audiences for years.
Kailee Correll and Lindsey McCormick February 29, 2020
The science fiction genre rapidly increases in popularity every year. With more and more franchises being put into that category, we wonder why these imaginative worlds have been attractive to audiences for years.
Not So Stereotypical

Not So Stereotypical

Sukhman Sahota February 29, 2020
Growing up in a world full of expectations, stereotypes and assumptions, I often found myself confused as to why I could not fit the mold so many people expected.
A Student’s Best Friend

A Student’s Best Friend

Within Paly’s high-pressure environment, students have found that service and therapy dogs help reduce stress and improve their overall mental health.
Zander Darby and Callum Olsen February 5, 2020
Within Paly’s high-pressure environment, students have found that service and therapy dogs help reduce stress and improve their overall mental health.
Underdressed

Underdressed

Kailee Correll and Karina Kadakia January 9, 2020
Many schools enforce dress codes, claiming that revealing clothing distracts from student learning. After past incidents regarding student attire, progress has been made to ensure that clothing is an outlet for expression, not judgement.
Double Sided Thrillers

Double Sided Thrillers

From tackling issues of race and social class to poverty and mental health, directors reveal deeper societal messages within recent movies such as "Joker," "Us "and "Parasite. ”
Faith Chow, Ashley Guo, and Claire Li January 9, 2020
From tackling issues of race and social class to poverty and mental health, directors reveal deeper societal messages within recent movies such as "Joker," "Us "and "Parasite. ”
The Intuitive

The Intuitive

Lindsey McCormick and Mahati Subramaniam January 9, 2020
Over the years, the role of psychics has diversified, branching out into the spectrum of health and wellness.
Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path

Life after high school may seem like a one track road to a traditional four year college, but in reality, it is a journey with infinite diverging pathways waiting to be discovered.
Sophie Jacob and Kimi Lillios January 9, 2020
Life after high school may seem like a one track road to a traditional four year college, but in reality, it is a journey with infinite diverging pathways waiting to be discovered.

The American Dream

Almost 90 million immigrants have come from all over the world to live in the United States. Whether they came by boat, car, airplane or even on foot, each has a story full of challenges and sacrifices, leaving their homelands behind in search of a brighter future. These unique backgrounds and experiences have been diversifying the perspectives of the people living in America for hundreds of years. The incredible stories each immigrant has to share reflect the array of “American Dreams” existing for people living in the U.S. today. For diversity and compassion to flourish, each embodiment of the American Dream should be recognized, bringing to life the experiences of those brave enough to take the journey.

Pedro Rivas Lopez Pedro Rivas Lopez, a current bay area resident, grew up with his parents, five sisters and three brothers in Cumuatillo—a small town in Michoacán, Mexico. People stood on the...

This is Not a Drill

This is Not a Drill

The planet is burning, oceans are rising, animals are dying and our quality of life is deteriorating every day. This relentless destruction of the planet can only be stopped if humanity as a whole takes more conscious steps towards sustainability.
, Kimi Lillios, Ellie Rowell, Sukhman Sahota, and Ellie Rowell November 20, 2019
The planet is burning, oceans are rising, animals are dying and our quality of life is deteriorating every day. This relentless destruction of the planet can only be stopped if humanity as a whole takes more conscious steps towards sustainability.
Everybody Needs a Best Buddy

Everybody Needs a Best Buddy

Best Buddies, an international non-profit, provides opportunities and friendships for people with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities. Their four pillars are one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development and inclusive living. At Paly, the Best Buddies club focuses on friendships that have changed many lives for students. Friendships, unforgettable memories and opportunities are all formed both in and out of the classroom.
Zander Darby and Libby Spier November 19, 2019
Best Buddies, an international non-profit, provides opportunities and friendships for people with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities. Their four pillars are one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development and inclusive living. At Paly, the Best Buddies club focuses on friendships that have changed many lives for students. Friendships, unforgettable memories and opportunities are all formed both in and out of the classroom.
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