The Californian

Grizzlies take their studies abroad

From left to right,  seniors Camila Craig, Samantha Merjano, Vanessa Lamare, Craig Hughes, Luke Campopiano, and Jared DeVilbiss are all attending part of their college careers overseas.

Ashley Amor and Jake Barnes

June 7, 2016

For many seniors, the transition from high school to college signifies the beginning of a new era of exploration and independence. But a handful of students are about to take a bigger leap than some of us can even begin to imagine. Seniors Luke Campopiano, Camila Craig, Jared DeVilbiss, Craig Hughes,...

Music festivals a big hit

Music festivals a big hit

Ashley Amor, Staff Writer

June 5, 2015

The final stretch of this school year is coming to a close, and with that, summer is fast approaching. Unfortunately, it ends just as quickly as it begins and students are left with the daunting task of figuring out how to achieve maximum enjoyment during their limited vacation time before school...

Freshmen go mad for ‘Mango’

Freshmen go mad for 'Mango'

Ashley Amor and Michelle Wang

April 27, 2015

Most high school English students are all too familiar with the tedious task of required reading. From stories about a full grown man-child and his best friend to unreasonable Shakespearean romance, students are provided with a large variety of novels to develop a distaste for. But there almost always...

Promposal pressure increases

Promposal pressure increases

Ashley Amor, Staff Writer

March 10, 2015

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...

RealCare babies teach teens life lessons

RealCare babies teach teens life lessons

Ashley Amor, Staff Writer

January 30, 2015

Cal High tries to provide students with unique and interactive learning opportunities, and among these is the RealCare baby doll project in the Child Development class. The year-long class recently received a grant of $1,000 from EdFund to further improve the program. With this new funding, teacher...

Well-known YouTube celebrity’s “innocent pranks” turn into serious sexual harassment allegations

Ashley Amor, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

YouTube celebrity Sam Pepper is under fire for a controversial video he posted in October and is now facing other serious allegations. Sam Pepper is a famous YouTube personality, well known for his practical joke vlogs involving unsuspecting people on the street. His videos have been viewed by ...

Students bundle up in the latest fall fashions

Ashley Amor, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Colorful leaves and pumpkin spice lattes are sure signs that fall is finally here and for many people this means a drastic change in wardrobe. As mornings get chillier and the days cool down, many of us are forced to put away the sandals and shorts and pull on sweaters and scarves. While this may...