2019-2020 Staff

Amanda Young

Editor-in-Chief

Amanda Young, a junior at Campolindo, enjoys working with children and being active in her community. Inspired by her own experience with eczema, she has volunteered with the Children's Skin Disease Foundation and runs a school...

Jessica Rosiak

News Editor

Jessica Rosiak, a junior at Campolindo, has always looked forward to exploring new places around the world. "I enjoy going to places that are unique and less commercial or tourist-oriented," said Rosiak. As she has mostly toured...

Gracie Woidat

Lifestyle Editor

Junior Gracie Woidat has a passion for both working and caring for people and animals. She has found her calling by volunteering at the Lawrence Hall of Science for the past two summers.  Woidat enjoys floor facilitation, moving thr...

Nicole Kennedy

Opinion Editor

Junior Nicole Kennedy has played volleyball for 8 years and is currently on Campolindo's varsity team. She also played club volleyball at Red Rock East Bay Volleyball Club this past year. Kennedy has been to volleyball tournaments...

Mindy Luo

Visual Media Editor

Since junior Mindy Luo was 7 years old, she has pursued her passion for art by participating in nation-wide drawing tournaments, including the Congressional Art Competition. The Congressional Art Competition is a government-run...

Jensen Rasmussen

Staff Writer

Sophomore Jensen Rasmussen has moved several times between California and Oregon, but a constant in her life has been ballet. Although Rasmussen has been dancing for almost her entire life, she became serious about it when sh...

Yasmine Chang

Staff Writer

Freshman Yasmine Chang spends her time writing stories and creating new fantasy worlds, drawing on her love of reading. Chang enjoys fantasy novels. Percy Jackson, Harry Potter, and Immortal Instraments are a few from which Chang...

Sofie Blaj

Staff Writer

While recovering from a back injury that suspended her gymnastics career for 6 months, freshman Sofie Blaj has been able to devote more time to supporting non-profit organizations with her family. Blaj, currently a level 3...

Mia Jay

Staff Writer

Junior Mia Jay has been dancing at California Academy of Performing Arts (CAPA) for 8 years. In addition to dancing, Jay enjoys babysitting for a family-friend. She has been babysitting since she was 8 or 9 years old and earned...

Alex Bonardi

Staff Writer

Senior Alex Bonardi enjoys creative writing and has been meeting with a creative writing group on Sundays for the past 2 years. Bonardi's interest in creative writing began during her sophomore English class. “I was okay at...

Jack Bunzel-Hardie

Staff Writer

Junior Jack Bunzel-Hardie has been playing water polo since 7th grade. He dedicates the majority of his free time to the sport and feels that his participation in water polo has not only taught him to be a better player, but ...

Maggie Doolittle

Staff Writer

Freshman Maggie Doolittle has been a Girl Scout since kindergarten, racking up a total of 9 years in her troop. "I have continued [Girl Scouts] because I really like helping people," Doolittle said. In pursuit of her silver...

Kylie Choi

Staff Writer

Freshman Kylie Choi enjoys playing volleyball and writing fiction. "I just started writing stories for fun," said Choi. "I like making up another world and environment." Her love for writing has grown out of her passion...

Lyla Marcus

Staff Writer

Freshman Lyla Marcus' interests include traveling, participating in Girl Scouts, photography and journalism, and playing sports. Marcus' favorite place to travel is Hilton Head in South Carolina, and she spent her 9 years of Girl...

Sarah Naughten

Co-Sports and Co-Business Editor

Senior Sarah Naughten has volunteered at The Lawrence Hall of Science in the animal discovery room and ingenuity lab for 2 years, cleaning cages and showing kids the animals and exhibits. Part of the reason Naughten enjoys...

Erika Riedel

Co-Business Editor

Junior Erika Riedel enjoys volunteering and spreading awareness for multiple organizations. This summer, she volunteered at a number of places, including East Bay SPCA, Community Reading Buddies, and Aegis Assisted Living. ...

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