Sophomore devotes free time as DJ December 2, 2015 — by Daphne Liu and Nidhi Jain In his free time, sophomore Ayush Aggarwal can be found creating original tracks with a computer, drum pad, keyboard and ‘90s speakers that he can later DJ with at local parties. read more » Finding a way to celebrate without holidays December 1, 2015 — by Austin Wang To sophomore John Noralahi, the significance of winter break has nothing to do with Christmas or New Year’s. As a Jehovah’s Witness, Noralahi does not celebrate popular holidays such as birthdays, Halloween and Easter that they believe are rooted in pagan traditions. read more » Evanescence reunites after 3-year hiatus December 1, 2015 — by Eric Sze Evanescence is a “gothic” rock band that has offered music to those feeling sad or unworthy, with songs characterized by a slow tempo, sad melody and heavy metal influences. read more » New coders club immerses students in computer science field December 1, 2015 — by Cassandra King and Ryan Kim The Young Coder’s Club was co-founded by the Kumar brothers with the mission of immersing high school and middle school students in computer science. read more » Signed, sealed, delivered: writing letters of recommendation December 1, 2015 — by Daphne Liu, Olivia Lu and Melissa Magner 'Tis the season of college apps, and as application deadlines approach, teachers and counselors are putting the finishing touches on a key part of the application process: letters of recommendation. read more » Redditgifts spreads holiday cheer: Online secret Santa provides unique way to exchange presents November 30, 2015 — by Helen Chen The exchange has been hosted every year since 2009 by the popular online forum Reddit, and currently holds the world record as the “Largest online Secret Santa game.” The system matches two people who have signed up beforehand, so that participants end up playing Santa for their Santa. read more » Special Christmas baby reflects on most wonderful time of the year November 29, 2015 — by Daphne Liu and Hannah Payne While many may pity Christmas babies for having their birthday on the biggest holiday of the year, senior Cole Petters has always loved having his birthday on Christmas, especially since it focuses on two of his favorite things: gifts and family. read more » High heels and haute couture November 26, 2015 — by Nupur Maheshwari and Eleanor Goh Junior Anya Herne, now a model for the local agency HMM Halvorson, has realized that modeling is much tougher than it appears. read more » Junior celebrates pluralistic holiday season November 23, 2015 — by Saya Sivaram Zach Grob-Lipkis and his family are Jewish, meaning that his holiday season centers around Hanukkah, the eight-day festival of lights. read more » Painting faces: Sophomore develops respect for makeup November 23, 2015 — by Daphne Liu and Michelle Koo Sophomore Ania Kranz delves into her talent of makeup. read more » firstprevious...1020304050...148149150151152...160170180190200...nextlast Home | News | Sports | Opinion | Columns | Features | Multimedia | Print | About | Terms & Conditions Copyright © 1959 - 2023 by The Saratoga Falcon. All Rights Reserved.