Promposal pressure increases

Promposal pressure increases

Ashley Amor, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Features

With junior prom just around the corner, it’s prime time for some epic, post-worthy promposals. From punny posters to grand romantic gestures, students can be sure to find pictures of happy couples in their Twitter and Instagram feeds in the coming weeks. But the pressure to be post-worthy has... Read more »

Practical prom tips and dragons

Raz Mostaghimi, Staff Writer
March 10, 2015
Filed under Features

  Cal High students have grown up with certain expectations of prom - punch bowls, teary-eyed confessions, romantic slow dances - only to have them ripped apart upon actually attending the dance. As it turns out, prom is hard. It takes the savvy of a couponing mother and the artistic touch... Read more »

Student attending Grammys as a reporter

Student attending Grammys as a reporter

Annissa Bensalah and Chandni Mistry
January 30, 2015
Filed under Features

The Grammy Awards are a magical place where all of the top celebrities and entertainment reporters go to celebrate musicians. And now, it’s a place for Cal High senior Angelica Pollard to shine as a red carpet reporter. Pollard auditioned to be a reporter at the annual awards show through her... Read more »

Cal High students predict Grammy Winners

Annissa Lai, Staff Writer
January 30, 2015
Filed under Features

The beginning of awards season includes one of the biggest events in the music industry, the Grammy Awards. The 57th Annual Grammys will take place on Feb. 8, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and will broadcast live on CBS. There will be a total of 83 categories. The winners are supposed to... Read more »

Cal High alumnus’ singing career takes off

Cal High alumnus’ singing career takes off

Brenda Shanahan , Staff Writer
January 30, 2015
Filed under Features, Showcase

Tyler Stimpson is seeing stars. Hollywood stars. The 2013 Cal High graduate auditioned for “American Idol” late last year and recently appeared on the popular FOX television show. He couldn’t reveal all the details about his experience with the show due to not wanting to spoil what might... Read more »

The Bay Area is a playground of holiday activities

Caitlin Stein, News Editor
December 18, 2014
Filed under Features

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‘Frozen’ fans won’t ‘Let it Go’

Annissa Bensalah, Features Editor
December 18, 2014
Filed under Features

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Profound advice from an expert gift-giver

Raz Mostaghimi, Staff Writer
December 18, 2014
Filed under Features

Winter is upon us here at Cal High, bringing with it a plethora of holidays. This season, it’s likely that you have the obligation to send out some gifts. Being as well-liked as I am, I have to give many gifts to my friends and teachers. Every gift has to have some sort of significance. But how... Read more »

Grier’s ‘punchable’ face is famous

Grier’s ‘punchable’ face is famous

Raz Mostaghimi, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014
Filed under Features

Cal High’s campus is closed at lunch and the sun is sadly setting sooner and sooner. In these dark times, there’s always one thing to count on: some mediocre teenage boy is being put on a pedestal. For the past year, that lucky boy has been Nash Grier. Grier, 16, happens to be one of the most... Read more »

FCKH8 uses unorthodox tactics to support gender equality

FCKH8 uses unorthodox tactics to support gender equality

Emily Mun, Editor In Chief
November 21, 2014
Filed under Features

  FCKH8 is a well-known for-profit organization known for selling T-shirts with quirky slogans such as “Some Dudes Marry Dudes. Get Over It.” ... Read more »