Palo Alto High School's Arts and Culture Magazine

C Magazine

Palo Alto High School's Arts and Culture Magazine

C Magazine

Palo Alto High School's Arts and Culture Magazine

C Magazine

Claire Li

Claire Li, Digital Design Editor

All content by Claire Li
Behind the Scenes: Tower Building

Behind the Scenes: Tower Building

Many of Paly’s staff work in the tower building, taking on responsibilities crucial to the daily functioning of the school. C Magazine interviews two essential staff members – Ms. Queen and Mrs. Gardiner – and delves into their passions, both at and outside of Paly.
February 29, 2020
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. ”
January 9, 2020
Low & Slow

Low & Slow

From gracing local neighborhoods throughout the Bay Area to emerging on the streets of Japan, the striking cars and tight community of lowrider culture have evolved from traditional Latino roots to bring people together from around the world.
November 19, 2019
You Wish You Were a Senior

You Wish You Were a Senior

Decades later, the senior class continues to follow the footsteps of previous years: wearing camouflage attire on various school days in a final display of unity.
October 15, 2019
Rebecca Cheng - From Art to Activism

Rebecca Cheng – From Art to Activism

As an artist tackling issues of racism and injustice, Rebecca Cheng has faced pushback through censorship, due to concerns regarding her art’s suitability for public viewing. Despite these barriers, Cheng’s artistic journey has evolved to use non-traditional mediums to illustrate a personal narrative and criticize the inequalities in our modern society.
May 6, 2019
Starlets of Palo Alto

Starlets of Palo Alto

February 8, 2019
Pace Gallery

Pace Gallery

With over 10 international locations, Pace Gallery introduces a new wave of artists to the art scene.
December 12, 2018
Thoughts of Tiny Tots

Thoughts of Tiny Tots

December 12, 2018
Sleep Tight

Sleep Tight

What drives the sleeping mind to unconsciously fabricate vivid narratives that may reflect aspects of our lives? This remains one of humanity’s most intricate mysteries, revealed through compelling personal stories.
December 6, 2018
Beyond the Tower

Beyond the Tower

Genevieve Liebscher, a former Paly student, represents one of the few who decided to take an untraditional career path. Delve deeper into two Paly alumni’s lives as they pursue their dream lifestyle.
December 6, 2018
Meat the World of Plant-Based Protein

Meat the World of Plant-Based Protein

Recently, many food companies have come up with alternatives to meat products using plant proteins. But how do these products compare to the real thing? Here we provide an in depth view of what plant based meats are and reviews of various items from local food establishments.
December 6, 2018
Beyond the Brain

Beyond the Brain

In an effort to expand Paly’s perception of intelligence, C Magazine investigates the nuances and psychological reasons behind this abstract concept.
November 29, 2018
Blurring the Boundaries

Blurring the Boundaries

Despite their unifying passion for nature and all that it offers, the lifestyles of environmentalists and outdoorsmen are very unique to each other. C Magazine interviews Paly students and profiles both roles to turn the stereotype between the public’s perception of them and their individual realities on their sides.
October 17, 2018

Global Glam

Makeup has been used across cultures for centuries and has developed throughout time. Beauty ideals are everywhere but still differ drastically from country to country. Most are familiar with the winged eyeliner and smokey eyes that are popular here in America, but here’s a visual guide to help aid your understanding of cosmetology from around the world.
March 22, 2018
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