Monthly Archive: February 2014

Passing Periods are not Class Time

Passing period: the six minutes between classes we get to ourselves so we don’t lose our minds. During the passing periods we can go to our locker, hang out with friends, or go straight to...

Necessary Lesson in Phone Etiquette

Seems like these days, we’re overrun by technology. Anywhere I look, there’s at least one person with his or her head down typing away on a phone. Sure, modern phones can present fun distractions and...

Social Networking Crucial Today

It’s true that Facebook became popular as a website to connect with friends and old peers for fun, but Facebook has evolved a lot and in many ways since it was created. Now Facebook and...

Speech and Debate Wins Bids to ToC

In Dec., the public forum team of Seniors Jonathon Ngo and Pranay Patni earned a bid at the 43rd annual Winter Classic at La Costa Canyan High School, and in early Jan. Senior Rakshit Garg,...

Parent University Teaches Parents about Student Curriculum

Parent University, hosted by Milpitas Unified School District Educational Services, will be held on Feb. 13 at the district office, according to the Co-Director of Educational Services Catherine Waslif. The purpose of this program is...

Ice Hockey

Karen Shyu People commonly associate sports on the ice as graceful and delicate; however ice hockey is the exact opposite. Seniors Nikhil Mehta and Zachary Potmesil are a part of the Sharks Ice hockey team. ...

Traffic Problems

There have been no changes to the current traffic problems in the streets surrounding the school. A plan was submitted to the City of Milpitas and it was then looked over by the Milpitas Police...

Google Chrome

Chrome Browser Extensions

Google Chrome is by far one of the most customizable Internet browsers out there. You probably know that you can select any number of skins to change the physical appearance of your open windows and...

Alliance Book Review

The second installment of The Paladin Prophecy series, Alliance, picks up right where book one left off; having unearthed the Knights of Charlemagne, Will and his gang begin drawing connections between their school, the Knights,...