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Shaking it up this summer

Shaking it up this summer
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...

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo
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...

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
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....

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.
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...

Summer different for seniors and juniors

As seniors soak up the summer sun, juniors are stuck in windowless classrooms preparing for standardized tests and essays.
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...

Students gear up for summer internships

Sophomores Celeste Paapanen, left, and Kimi Shirai are among the Cal High students who landed internships this summer. Paapanen will be interning for Supervisor Wilma Chan at Alameda County District 3, while Shirai is part of UCSB’s Research Mentorship Program.
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...

How seniors are spending their last summer

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...

A summer of blockbusters

A summer of blockbusters
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...

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...

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...

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