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Follow the leader: how interschool social media gap affects leadership communications

Follow the leader: how interschool social media gap affects leadership communications

Jessica Xing

September 21, 2016

Story by Hannan Waliullah and Jessica Xing  acebook is the new Myspace. "New" in the sense that for the younger generation, it is heading towards its grave. With the abundance of social media platforms these days -- Vine, Instagram, Twitter, Musical.ly, Snapchat -- each platform is streamlined and h...

Music production: Students express through creation of music

Music production: Students express through creation of music

Becca Zheng

August 31, 2016

Music production continues to flourish in popularity, where students are beginning to discover their own techniques and purposes in creating individual remixes of songs to express their mood or emotions. Using different music softwares and programs, such as FL Studio 12, and Ableton, students can conduct...

The 2016 VMAs Recap

Beyoncé performing her 15 minute mini concert for her album Lemonade at the 2016 VMAs. Kevin Mazur/WireImage

Jessica Xing

August 31, 2016

n Sunday evening, MTV’s 33rd Video Music Awards made its triumphant return to New York City’s Madison Square Garden. From Beyoncé’s amazing performance of Formation to Jimmy Fallon’s impersonation of Ryan Lochte, the VMA’s was a night to celebrate up and coming talent  make headlines. ...

Pokémon Go: a common summer pastime

Senior Ruoyun Zheng played Pokémon Go in between breaks at her internship at Berkeley. Berkeley’s Sather Tower is a poke stop many players frequent. First photo used with permission by Ruoyun Zheng. “Creative commons UC Berkeley Tower” John Loo

Jessica Xing

August 31, 2016

Written by Dylan Tsai and Jessica Xing  okémon was a huge part of senior Andrew Chang's childhood. He saw it evolve from the DVDs to Nintendo games to trading cards. Now, his love for Pokemon has been rekindled with the new app Pokémon Go. This summer, when Niantic released their app Pokémon ...

Man on the Street: VMA predictions

Man on the Street: VMA predictions

Hannan Waliullah

August 28, 2016

ug. 28 is the day marking the MTV Video Music Awards, an award show which selects the finest music and music videos across various categories. Although no host has been announced so far, you should expect performances from Ariana Grande, The Chainsmokers, Britney Spears and other artists. But what else wil...

Trend Report: Summer 2016 Recap

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Jennie Chen

August 22, 2016

Co-reported by Mallika Singh Pokémon Go Popular app On July 6, the iOS and Android app Pokémon Go was released in Australia, New Zealand and America. The location-based virtual reality game quickly climbed up to the top of the app list and garners around 21 to 22 million daily users, according to data from SurveyMonkey. Some features that set it apart ...