The Californian

Cal student stands against bullying in documentary

Cal student stands against bullying in documentary

Erica Drake, News Editor

November 22, 2013

While some students spent their summer hanging out or doing homework, junior Matthew Yeung spent his becoming a celebrity. After becoming a student ambassador for Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN), Yeung attended a four-day media summit in Los Angeles, where he participated in the...

Bullying takes new form

April 25, 2012

Stephanie Peng Staff Writer High school hallways are notorious for being rampant with bullying. That’s how it’s always been, and it’s easy to dismiss it as a constant problem. But recent incidents have called the issue to a new, disturbing light. According to a special education teacher...

Gay student suicides bring focus on bullying

November 2, 2010

By Shahzeen Nasim When footage of his sexual encounter with another man was broadcast on the Internet last month, Tyler Clementi, an 18-year-old Rutgers student, jumped from the George Washington Bridge into the Hudson River and ended his life. Around the same time, 13-year-old Seth Walsh hanged...