An Inconvenient Constant: Stress

Mariel Rossi deVries, Lifestyle Editor

September 29, 2017

Stress is the buzzword used to describe Campolindo's student body on any given school day. There's always the heap of schoolwork and extracurricular activities geared to keep students busy and looking good for their top colleges....

Music Prodigy Pursues Jazz Dream

Mariel Rossi-deVries, Lifestyle Editor

May 24, 2017

Hayden Hunt is a musical genius. Since his early childhood, Hunt has been obsessed with the exploration and innovation of music. "I started playing classical piano when I was 5 and switched to jazz piano my freshman year,...

Ethical Fashion Expensive, Necessary

Mariel Rossi-deVries, editor

May 18, 2017

Measuring clothing brands by the process used to produce them is as important for today's buyers as what the clothing actually looks like. The average shopper is likely making choices based upon style, comfort and price....

Top TV Shows Offer Alternative to Test Prep

Mariel Rossi-deVries, Editor

May 3, 2017

Advanced Placement exams loom on the academic horizon, instilling terror into the the hearts of all College Board fearing students. Stress levels are on the rise, and so is procrastination. For all those preparing to APs, final...

Rain Postpones Lunchtime Concert

Mariel Rossi-deVries, Lifestyle Editor

May 3, 2017

An on-campus lunchtime performance by environmentally conscious rock band Trapdoor Social was rained out on March 12. The up-and-coming indie band uses solar panels to power their van and instruments but was stymied by the overcast,...

Ecuador Service Trip Inspires Conservation

Mariel Rossi-deVries, editor

April 18, 2017

20 students spent spring break in Cuenca, Ecuador as part of a Global Student Embassy (GSE) service trip from April 1 through April 7. Participants traded in their electronic devices in exchange for farm tools. GSE coordinated with severa...

Robotics’ Space Station Experiment Returns

Mariel Rossi-deVries, Lifestyle Editor

March 28, 2017

After a year in space, the robotics team's 3D printed game returned from the International Space Station (ISS) on March 19. The team, known as the Boss Bots, created the "Star Catcher" game during the 2016 competition season...

Baldwin Documentary Reveals Continuing Discrimination

Mariel Rossi-deVries, editor

March 22, 2017

Raoul Peck's documentary style commentary I Am Not Your Negro brings the writing of James Baldwin to a broad stage. The film, which was first shown at the Toronto International Film festival in September of 2016, has continue...

Boys’ Volleyball Loses Experience, Gains Big Rookie Class

Mariel Rossi deVries, Lifestyle Editor

March 3, 2017

After losing 11 players to graduation, this year's boys' volleyball program will start the year with 21 new athletes. In fact, the number of rookies tying out for the teams has prompted the coaches to add a frosh-soph squa...