The Student Newspaper of Acalanes High School
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Random Acts of Kindness Week 2020
// Random Acts of Kindness Week took place at Acalanes from Tuesday, Feb. 18 through Saturday, Feb. 22. The week emphasized the importance of kindness of campus through various activities and exercises. Watch the recap below!
Second Semester Club Day 2020
By Stella Heo, Staff Writer // On Friday, Jan. 17, club day took place in the big gym. Watch the recap below!
TED Talk Brings Awareness to Mental Health on Campus
By Kayli Harley, Staff Writer // There are “madmen” in the room. They sit the same as the others in the space, but a barrier of shame and ignorance isolates them. They suffer in silence, yet no one dares to interrupt the quiet. The “madmen”
Holiday Wind Ensemble and Orchestra Concert
By Zack Lara, Staff Writer // On Thursday, Dec. 5, the wind ensemble and orchestra performed numerous holiday tunes in the second part of their two part winter concert series. Watch the recap below!
Environmental Month Brings Awareness to Issue of Food Waste on Campus
By Allie Marcu and Shrida Pandey, Staff Writers // Every year in the United States, 40 percent of the food is left untouched. The world wastes 1.3 billion tons of food every year, which accumulates to 1 trillion dollars. However, 925 million people in the
Senior Dodgeball 2019
By Zoe Edelman, Head Videographer // Senior Dodgeball took place in the Acalanes big gym from Monday, Nov. 18 through Wednesday Nov. 20. Watch the recap below!
The Laramie Project Play Preview
By Anna Yiannikos and Zoe Edelman, Head Photographer and Head Videographer // The Laramie Project comes to the Acalanes small theatre Wednesday Oct. 23 through Saturday Oct. 26. Tickets can be purchased on the webstore. Support the DramaDons!
Stress Busters 2019
By Sabrina Agazzi and Keith Johnson, Staff Writers // The Acalanes front quad buzzed as students played with animals, enjoyed free treats and practiced yoga. On Friday, Oct. 11 The Acalanes Student Support Board put on the annual Stress Busters event. Stress Busters consists
Fall Instrumental Pops Concert 2019
By Anna Yiannkos, Head Photographer // The first annual fall instrumental Pops concert took place in the Acalanes Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Oct. 10. Watch the recap below!
Fall Instrumental POPS Concert Preview
By Emerson Brown, Staff Writer // Through the cracks of the band room door, students can be heard chanting “ooga chaka ooga ooga ooga chaka.” This is a stark contrast to the usual melodies and rhythms seeping into the hallway. This peculiar sight is Symphonic Band