The Californian

Embrace senioritis, the ruthless disease

Embrace senioritis, the ruthless disease

Siddhant Gupta, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

With every day that goes by that we have to endure eight grueling hours at an educational institution comes that insatiable urge to just… not care.   As we get closer and closer to the end of the school year, a seasonal epidemic sweeps through our school. Tardies are stockpiled, attendance...

Cal alum creates innovative eco-friendly company

Cal alum creates innovative eco-friendly company

Siddhant Gupta, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

David Crinnion has started a company that produces biodegradable, environmentally-friendly plastic.  The catch? It’s made of algae. A 2014 Cal High graduate, Crinnion founded Algotek in 2017 during his senior year at the University of Oregon.  Algotek is a research and development ...

Dear College Board, you really suck

Dear College Board, you really suck

Siddhant Gupta, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

Dear College Board, Thank you for being the na-tion’s leading education basednonpro t association dedicated to preparing, inspiring, andconnecting students to college. Ever since you created the rst American College Entrance Exam for multiple colleges in 1899, you have made high scho...