New College Application Not Effective Solution

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

May 26, 2016

College. That single word that can provoke 2 very different emotions in seniors and juniors. In seniors: relief, excitement, promise of freedom. In juniors: anxiety and uncertainty. The college application process for...

Air Force Acceptance Highlights Senior Ceremony

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

May 26, 2016

76 seniors were honored for academic, artistic, athletic, and community service excellence at the senior awards ceremony on May 19 in the CPAC. Traditional departmental awards in art, video production, photography, drama, English,...

Symposium Helps Women Find Voice

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

May 26, 2016

Helping students "find their voices," the 2nd annual Women's Symposium was held on May 14 in the library. 35 female students and 1 male student attended the event, which was organized by the Women's Awareness on Campus (WAC)...

Boys’ Lacrosse Wins Big in NCS Opener

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2016

Boys' lacrosse crushed Lick-Wilmerding 21-5 at a home game on May 11 in their 1st-round playoff game. Campolindo gained an early lead, with junior Kannah Cruickshank scoring twice in the first 6 minutes. Campolindo coach...

Learning Comes from Doing

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

May 11, 2016

According to unofficial La Puma tradition, the editor-in-chief's last column consists of advice to the underclassmen. In a shocking turn of events, the girl who has written extensively about the value of breaking tradition, being ...

Where You Go Is Not Who You Will Be

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

March 8, 2016

Spring officially starts in a little over a week, which means flowers will bloom, rain showers will soon give way to sunshine, and people will put their bubble jackets away. It's a pretty happy time for everyone - except for...

Cats Stand in for Human Anatomy

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2016

To learn about muscular systems as well as the use of surgical tools, Physiology students began a month-long cat dissection project on February 25. "I think even if they study things like the types of tissue in your body,...

Sea Otter Film Selected by Festival

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2016

Combining her passions for scuba diving and film making, junior Sofya Pesternikova created a documentary about sea otters and ocean conservation as part of her participation in the Acalanes Gifted and Talented Education (AGATE)...

3rd Panda Flick Fun Filled

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

February 17, 2016

Visually stunning and as charming as a baby panda, Kung Fu Panda 3 far surpasses its predecessor and rivals the 2008 original. Kung Fu Panda 3 continues the story of Po (voiced by Jack Black), a Kung Fu master and noodle...

Yosemite Trip Teaches Self Awareness

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2016

40 students and 6 teachers took to the outdoors from January 31 to February 5. The annual science department sponsored trip to the Yosemite National Park afforded a variety of activities such as hiking, team building games,...

Contemporary Songs Highlight Showcase

Kelly Pien, Editor-in-Chief

February 5, 2016

Performing a collection of popular songs, Chamber singers brought their a cappella showcase to a variety of audiences over the course of 3 days. Performances took place at Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School and Los Perales on...

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