Kira Zeng

Kira Zeng

gawhs '24 she/her :)
Review: ‘League of Legends’ is the video game for everyone

Review: ‘League of Legends’ is the video game for everyone

Over the course of the pandemic and staying at home, I have explored different hobbies and pastimes to keep me motivated and entertained throughout online school and being at home. One of my favorite video games I love playing, especially with friends, is "League of...

Column: Egg tarts — comfort food for every occasion

Column: Egg tarts — comfort food for every occasion

Walking into the kitchen after a long day at school, I immediately smelled a whiff of something heavenly. The smell of sweet batter and eggs wafted by my nose. Ignoring the soup that was boiling or the freshly steamed whole chicken my mom offered as a prayer, I zeroed...

Review: ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ is a work of art

Review: ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ is a work of art

I first heard about Netflix’s new original series, "The Queen's Gambit" back in 2020 on a Chinese radio. The hosts were discussing the latest TV series and movie hits. After hearing many overwhelmingly positive reviews about the series, I was curious to see for myself...

Opinion: School grades are overrated

Opinion: School grades are overrated

Educated people throughout history like Thomas Jefferson, Aristotle and many others were not given “grades” in school. Now, in a world where college acceptance rates are shrinking, good grades are more vital than ever. What used to be a major accomplishment is now a...