The Californian

Online concerts replace live music shows during pandemic

K-pop giant BTS is one of many bands that has benefitted from virtual concerts.

Michelle Nguyen, Features Editor

September 30, 2020

With the popularity of online streaming, many artists find it hard to keep afloat as physical and downloadable sales plummet.  Before Miss Corona took over the charts, musicians resorted to touring as a major source of revenue. But with concerts out of the question, artists scrambled to prevent an...

CON: Remote learning is a real drag

It's difficult for students to stay motivated and pay attention during remote learning, especially since teachers have no idea what's going on behind students' screens.

Jett Gold, Staff Writer

September 28, 2020

When COVID-19 made on-campus learning unfeasible, the idea of remote learning was brought up as a solution - a solution that the district has continued to use up to the present day. Remote learning does have its benefits, but the cons strongly outweigh the pros. The negatives include a sedentary lifestyle,...

PRO: There are benefits to online learning

One of the main benefits of remote learning is students can actually sleep in.

Shannah Saul, Staff Writer

September 28, 2020

What students originally saw as an extra week of spring break last March turned into the San Ramon Valley Unified School District starting the school year completely online. This decision has been a big point of controversy among students, parents, and teachers, who have a wide range of opinions about...

Quarantine Binge List: TV and Movie Recommendations

Michelle Nguyen, Jeana Lee, and Miranda LeGate tackle the age-old question:

Michelle Nguyen, Jeana Lee, and Miranda LeGate

May 23, 2020

We know you’re bored. We are too. We also know you’re sitting at home watching a lot of TV. We are too. So to help you sift through all the shows that you can devote your valuable free time to watching, we thought we’d each make our top three suggestions of shows to binge or movies to watch....

International Collabs

British artist, Due Lipa, and South Korean girl group, Blackpink, went on trending after the release of their bilingual hit,

Michelle Nguyen, Features Editor

November 28, 2018

Music has its unique way of spreading a message. By staying true to oneself, an artist can sincerely com- municate with the music they pour their hearts into. Language doesn’t matter. People will know when a song is good or not when they hear it. International artists are join- ing tog...

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