Category: Editorial

Internet Censorship in Schools

Written by Sean Q. and William H. Across the SFUSD, students are restricted from accessing certain applications that are not considered “academic” for schools and education. However, this blocks out many students from facilitating extra-curricular activities, such as clubs,...

My First Experience With Fortnite

By JJ Liu You’ve probably heard of “Fortnite” somewhere in the past year since its release in July of 2017, whether it’ll be on social media, television, an advertisement, your friends, etc. At its peak...

Yes! I Know I’m Tall

I never thought being tall would be a challenge, but sometimes it is. Starting in the 8th grade I had a huge growth spurt that left me at a striking 5’10.  I was the...

My Frustration with UCI

During the fall of 2017, as I was applying to colleges, my sight were sent on UC Irvine. Out of all the other UC’s, Irvine was my top choice. After doing researching Irvine’s campus...

What Happened to Promposals?

Going into high school, the big thing everyone looked forward to was prom, and of course, promposals. During my freshman and sophomore years, promposals was the way to ask a person to prom. When...

A Bittersweet College Story

I never thought much about applying to college until the summer before senior year. Entering senior year felt like a rush into adulthood. Everywhere I went the recurring question about my future was all...

My Experience with Bullying

A special editorial submitted to Galileo Press from an anonymous student. It all began in a summer program called “Aim High”: a program that prepares middle school students for “academic and enrichment opportunities… for...

My Harvard Interview

There is a certain stigma behind the name Harvard, that it is intense, egotistical, prestigious, and even scary. Though it is recognized as a top Ivy League with a world class education, many people...

TA to have it your way

If people tell you that being a TA, teacher’s aide, is bad because colleges dislike it, ignore them because they probably don’t know what they’re missing out on. If you already have enough credits...

Bring School Loop Back

For the past 6 years, I became used to using School loop to check my grades and keep myself updated on school announcements and events. Many teachers and parents alike also grew accustomed to...