The Californian

Bible illustrates importance of graphic arts

Computer graphics arts teacher Jennifer Bible helps a student operate Photoshop and work on a class project. This is her sixth year teaching at Cal High.

Priyanka Krishna and Ceci Musgrove, Staff Writers

May 29, 2019

Cal High computer graphic arts teacher Jennifer Bible draws a picture of the world of graphic design. Originally starting as a business major, Bible first discovered her love for graphic arts and advertising in college at Chico State. She learned about graphic design from her roommate and started...

A student’s guide to getting a summer job

Many students work in the fast food industry during the summer, serving up hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, and other culinary delights.

Priyanka Krishna and Maira Nigaar, Staff Writers

May 28, 2019

Summer is right around the corner, which means the hunt for summer jobs has begun.  Searching for summer jobs is a seemingly intimidating and tiring task, and many are unsure how to begin looking for one.  For those students who are confused during the grueling task of sorting through endless j...

Students enjoy freedom of off-campus class

CollegeConnect students must come to a study hall every Monday during last period because they need a certain number of instructional minutes to be technically qualified as Cal High students. They are given optional assignments that are designed to check in on how they're doing in their off-campus classes.

Priyanka Krishna, Staff Writer

May 2, 2019

Taking off-campus classes is a growing trend that has been gaining popularity among Cal High students recently.  Over the last few years, an increasing number of students have chosen to take courses at Diablo Valley College (DVC), a local community college, or online through platforms that offer Adv...

The fight for environmental policy

The fight for environmental policy

Priyanka Krishna, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

The talk of global warming has raised political controversy throughout society for several decades.  By definition, global warming is the gradual increase in temperature of the earth’s atmosphere caused by the rise of greenhouse gases.  Climate change has not only been a growing problem concerning the environment, but it has als...

The evolution of geekdom

Priyanka Krishna, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

High school was once a cliquey place.  There were the jocks,  art kids, mean girls, and geeks. The geeks, with taped glasses and backpacks overflowing with papers, sat on the stairs playing card games while passersby shamelessly snicker from afar.   In an era where Star Wars and Mine...

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