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Catcalling: A Guide to Flattering the Female Race

Catcalling: A Guide to Flattering the Female Race

Danica Yeh

November 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

“It was objectification when I didn’t want it to be,” said senior Sammy Stahl in regards to catcalling. Ah. The sweet sound of 21st Century misogyny. Catcalling seems to be something that young women in today’s society are all too familiar with. It has become a habit: We hear it, we ignor...

Behind the Cross: The Stories of Pali’s Woolsey Fire Victims

Behind the Cross: The Stories of Pali’s Woolsey Fire Victims

Joe Meyerson, Editor in Chief

November 15, 2018


Filed under Op-Ed, Showcase

As the Woolsey Fire burned in nearby Malibu, a Red Cross shelter was set up in Pali’s gym on Nov. 9. Those displaced by the fire were given supplies, shelter and whatever else they may have needed as part of the relief effort. However, the extent of what happened on our campus goes far beyond wat...

Pali’s bus riders take their complaints to board meeting

Pali’s bus riders take their complaints to board meeting

Max Gray, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

At the Oct. 4 meeting of Pali’s Board of Trustees, 13 students who participate in Pali’s transportation program voiced their complaints with the current trends of schedule changes and rising costs. Senior Emely Garcia, who rides the bus, spoke about how much Pali’s diversity stems from the ...

These things really suck: The argument against plastic straws

These things really suck: The argument against plastic straws

Hannah Yick and Danica Yeh

October 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Recent debate over the use of plastic straws has caused an upstir about whether the environmentally driven movement to ban them is worth the cost of convenience. How much harm can a few plastic straws do? Why not just recycle them? Will a ban in one city truly induce any change? What many people fail t...

Remembering Mac Miller

Remembering Mac Miller

Joe Meyerson, Editor in Chief

October 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

I pull over as soon as I hear. Lying weakly against the car door, I’m struck by an overwhelming need to call someone and weep. But I’m not strong enough for tears. In fact, I can’t even muster words. “Silence is all that I hear, listening close as I can.” Mac Miller always took them ...

Pali issues new Chromebooks to meet growing student demand

Pali issues new Chromebooks to meet growing student demand

Caleb Crain, News Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

In the first three weeks of the school year, Pali distributed approximately 800 chromebooks to students, even as criticism of the policy intensifies and the school considers alternatives to the laptops. Information technology director Jeff Roepel says that Pali currently has around 1,400 Chromeb...

Athletic seasons starting earlier

Athletic seasons starting earlier

Ava Kerkorian, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With the school year off to a rapid start, Pali’s athletic programs are up and running. This year, however, many teams are beginning their seasons earlier than ever. A number of Pali High athletic programs started practices or held tryouts during the first weeks of August this year, a change from...

Pali changes bus companies

Pali changes bus companies

Kennedy Benjamin, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Senior Tnsae Mulu rises before the sun does every day so that she can catch the school bus. She never complains, understanding that the sacrifice is part of attending Pali High. But when school officials announced earlier this year that students and their families would have to absorb more of the...

The differences that bring Pali together

The differences that bring Pali together

Sophie Friedberg, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

The Pali student body is composed of many different cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds. As a result, there is an abundance of student-run clubs that unite students of similar cultures -- and the Pali community as a whole. Organizations such as the Black Student Union, the Latino Student Union, Fuerza Unid...

M-Building gender-neutral bathrooms reopen

M-Building gender-neutral bathrooms reopen

Nathalia Wyss, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Director of Student Activities, Athletics, Discipline and Security Russ Howard reopened the gender-neutral bathrooms on Sep. 11, after a month-long closure. Howard said that the bathrooms were shut down after a series of student vaping incidents triggered fire alarms. On other occasions, there were...

Pali adds additional Honors United States History class to accommodate students dropping APUSH

Pali adds additional Honors United States History class to accommodate students dropping APUSH

Max Gray and Zade Mullin

October 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Honors United States History classes were completely full at the start of the fall semester, so many students looking to drop APUSH were left with nowhere to go. To remedy this situation, the administration added a new section of Honors U.S. History. Junior Olivia Sandorf is one student who was put in this situati...

Pali revises TA program

Pali revises TA program

Tommy Berman, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This year, Pali transformed its Teacher Assistant (TA) program, otherwise known as Pali Apprentice. Students now have the option to be office interns, teaching assistants and tutors. The program is open to students who have more credits than they need for graduation or are taking an online class. S...

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