By Jack M. ’23 In recent weeks, tensions between Russia and Ukraine have risen to a feverish pitch, provoking fears that an invasion may soon be forthcoming. The United States and its […]
The Russia-Ukraine Crisis: A Briefing
73 Questions with Hope T. and Reilly S.
Crystal’s Most Famous Alumni
By Ryan S. ’22 A premier high school institution, Crystal Springs is a conglomerate of some of the most talented and intelligent students in the Bay Area. Year after year, Crystal pumps […]
When Will The Pandemic End?
By Ally A-L. ’23 Editor’s Note: This article is not meant to serve as a substitute for medical or professional advice regarding Covid-19. If you’re anything like me, you’ve spent the last […]
The Length of a Life
By Spencer M-D. ’25 On September 29th, 2020 a new bill was introduced to the House of Representatives which proposed 18-year term limits for the Supreme Court. This bill would provide equal […]
The Naming of Natural Disasters
By Yuto K. ’23 Ana, Bill, Claudette, Danny, Elsa, Fred, Grace, Henri, Ida, Julian, Kate, Larry, Mindy, Nicholas, Odette, Peter, Rose, Sam, Teresa, Victor, Wanda. All these names are the names of […]
The Ethos of Silicon Valley: Should Silicon Valley Change after Theranos Committed Fraud?
By Rohan D. ’25 Elizabeth Holmes founded Theranos in 2003 on the premise that it could revolutionize blood testing technology by only using a few drops of blood. Holmes wore black turtlenecks […]
How to Avoid Procrastination
By Aydin M. ’25 and Ethan L. ’25 For many of us students, procrastination is the demise of our productivity. We waste hours scrolling through social media or watching YouTube. We constantly […]
The Future of Autistic Representation in Popular Media
By Abigail A. ’23 In recent history, autistic characters in visual media have typically fallen into one of two categories: comedic relief (i.e. Sheldon from the Big Bang Theory), and one-dimensional characters […]
Game Review and Strategy: Monopoly
By Patrick R. ’23 Monopoly. If you were to think of a board game, odds are Monopoly would be one of the first games your mind goes to. This is because it […]