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Creative Essay: Dear Charlie, life is just a dream

Creative Essay: Dear Charlie, life is just a dream

The aim of the letters for "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" is to represent and discuss the story in a meaningful way, particularly the life of the 15-year-old protagonist named Charlie, who experiences a mental illness. Through the course of Charlie’s first year of...

Column: Higher education during COVID-19

Column: Higher education during COVID-19

Every day feels like the last and I can no longer keep track of time. The coronavirus pandemic has taken over all facets of my life: social, political, and academic. All my conversations have simmered down to “how is the pandemic treating you?” And my only human...

Opinion: Online AP testing is beneficial

Opinion: Online AP testing is beneficial

Mindlessly checking Life-360, a mobile app used for location tracking, I’ve realized that it has been exactly six days since I’ve left my home. During those six days, many — may be too many — changes occurred. While the closure of my very own high school was foreseen,...

TUSD closes schools due to COVID-19 pandemic

TUSD closes schools due to COVID-19 pandemic

Tustin Unified School District passed an emergency resolution on March 16 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. All schools within the district were ordered to close until April 10 without further notice.  “The TUSD Board recognizes the importance of schools in the...