The Californian

Castaneda rises in the rugby ranks

Castaneda rises in the rugby ranks

Abby Fritz and Emilio Carrera

February 9, 2018

When freshman Diana Castaneda was in seventh grade she began watching her older sister play rugby. Although Castaneda didn’t take to it right away, her sister, Elizabeth, a 2017 Cal High graduate, and their cousin convinced her to play.  As they say, the rest is history. Castaneda is...

Senior Worsts

Walker Gaub shows off his unruly tendrils which bear a striking resemblance to washed up seaweed on the beach.

Saif Khan, Staff Writer

June 3, 2016

As senior year comes to a close, it is important to look back fondly at the unique and beloved students in our class who we will cherish for years to come. But it is of equal importance to reminisce over the not so great standouts amongst our class. So without further ado, I present (the entirely...

Behind the social media craze

Behind the social media craze

Ingrid Lam and Abby Fritz

February 8, 2016

Social media is perhaps one of the most interesting and intricate modern institutions of our time. On one hand, it is a glamorous exciting world, a glittering ode to the new technology, territory that belongs almost exclusively to the new generation throughout the world. On the other hand, it is...