The Californian

Shaking it up this summer

Shaking it up this summer

Ceci Musgrove, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

In a time of hot weather and sticky desserts, the milkshake is by far my favorite and the cleanest treat of the summertime.  Keeping everything in a cup on the go or even sitting down at your favorite diner, the milkshake is the sweetest delicacy this summer.  Unlike ice cream or froze...

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo

Emmy Burrus, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

ooking for a cool summer treat without the extra calories of ice cream? Frozen yogurt is a great alternative. Although this dessert still isn’t very healthy, on a hot summer day who cares? And lucky for us, the East Bay has many different options to choose from. Here’s my list of some of the...

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

Sabrina Contreras, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

As summer approaches, the only thing that can save us from the scorching sun is ice cream. Lucky for you, I’ve taken my precious time to go ice cream tasting, trying to find the best ice cream around. Being a professional ice cream taster can be exhausting, but someone has to do it, so I stepped...

A student’s guide to getting a summer job

A student’s guide to getting a summer job

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...

Summer different for seniors and juniors

Summer different for seniors and juniors

Michelle Kuperman, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

For seniors it’s time to kick their feet up and sip on some iced tea under the sun. All their hard work paid off and they know exactly where they are headed in the fall.  But for juniors this summer is their last chance to squeeze in as much volunteering as possible, put in final preparations for...

Students gear up for summer internships

Students gear up for summer internships

Emmy Burrus, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

The two and a half months of summer that are approaching give students the perfect opportunity to get an internship.  This is exactly what many Cal High students have already begun doing. Sophomore Kimi Shirai has landed herself an internship at the UC Santa Barbara Research Mentorship Progr...

How seniors are spending their last summer

Marley Fernandez, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017

Yearbooks will be signed and caps will be thrown. The class of 2017 will come together for one last hurrah at graduation before they go their separate ways for summer.  With high school officially over, each student has more free time to enjoy the wonders of San Ramon. Who wouldn’t want...

A summer of blockbusters

A summer of blockbusters

Julia Savage, Staff Writer

May 21, 2014

This summer - aptly named the summer of sequels - is going to be full of movies for everyone, from action-comedies to animation. “22 Jump Street,” starring Jonah Hill as Schmidt and Channing Tatum as Jenko, follows the same plot line as its predecessor, but this time these undercover cops are...

Sounds of summer

Sounds of summer

May 30, 2012

by Joshua Gu, staff writer From the hottest rap stars, to alternative-rock kings to classic rock legends, this year’s summer music festivals are sure to impress June 10 Summer Jam has been produced by the radio station 106.1FM KMEL since 1987, and was one of the first stations to begin the hip...

All they need is some tasty waves

May 30, 2012

by Justine Chang, staff writer Imagine sitting on a surfboard floating on refreshing, ocean water on a warm, summer day and being surrounded by friends. A sense of calm and happiness overflows the mind and reality ceases to exist. These are the feelings that juniors Adam Kimmel and Chris Fernainy...