Category: Feature

ARK Club Spreading Positivity

Looking to spread school spirit and happiness, the ARK (Acts of Random Kindness) club hopes to make school “a less depressing place” Starting in 2017 by Galileo graduate Fiona Tsui, Galileo is one of...

An Unexpected Art Collector

By William Hubbert and Gabriel Recinos Tirado While art collection can be an expensive hobby, Galileo substitute, Mr. Nikas, has found it incredibly rewarding. Mr. Nikas has an art collection of around 2,200 different...

Ms. Eckstein – Travling Enthusiast

As a self-proclaimed travel lover and outdoor enthusiast, new Galileo school counselor, Ms. Eckstein, has been to 49 out of 50 states, with the only state she hasn’t traveled to yet being North Dakota....

Renamed Class Focuses On Marketing and Business

By Rachel Auyeung and Helen Huang The “Hospitality and Tourism” class was renamed“Entrepreneurship” by  Ms. Kapchan and Mr. Seligson, the teachers of the “Start Up” pathway, who wanted to change the focus of the...

Ms. Wong – Back to Galileo

By Kamieya Bynum Taking over the newcomer and parent liaison counseling position, Ms. Melody Wong is no stranger to Galileo as she graduated from the school in 2010. Ms. Wong enjoyed her high school...

Mr. Davis – Playbook to Gradebook

By Gabriel Recinos and Liam Hubbert For the last 6 years, geometry and Pre-Calculus teacher, Mr. Davis, helped coach the freshmen football team at Sacred Heart Cathedral as a way of giving back to...

Miss Kiss – Passionate Cook

Growing up cooking with her mom helped inspire a passion for cooking for Galileo assistant principal, Miss Kiss. Cooking all different types of dishes, Ms. Kiss loves trying new recipes to share with her...

Mr. Cadette- Journey Across The World

By Cybastian Dilinila, Antonio Harocasco, Max Miles V, and Jasper Salayog Using the student exchange program, where college students have the opportunity to study abroad in different countries, as his chance to learn new...

Mr. Kobayashi- From College Back To High School

By Cybastian Dilinila, Antonio Harocasco, Jasper Salayog, Max Miles V. After being a professor at Santa Rosa Community College, transitioning back to  teaching high school students at Galileo has been tough for Physics teacher,...

Mr. Matawaran – All About Anime

By Matthew Tu and Dustin Zhou Since being introduced to manga at 7 years old, social studies teacher Mr. Matawaran, has continued his love of the comics, both reading and watching shows. He has...

Clown In The Classroom

If you’ve ever attend a birthday party featuring “Upstairs the Clown”, you may recognize the face from Galileo. American Literature teacher, Mr. Michael Roman, has been working as a clown since the age of...

Mr. Page’s Big Adventure

By Cybastian Dilinila, Jasper Salayog, Antonio Haro-Casco, Max Miles V. Taking a tiresome journey through the scenic Sierra mountains, AP Statistics teacher, Mr. Page, accompanied by his wife and 7 other hiking partners, hiked...

Revamping Student Government Elections

Galileo’s Associated Student Body and class office positions have always been voted upon and elected. However, this year administration wants to try something new: to appoint officers. One of the major reasons why they...

Franzen’s Environmental Wonderland

For the past 8 years, Galileo’s environmental science teacher, Ms. Lisa Franzen, has been living in a RV at the O2 Artisan Aggregate (O2AA), an eco industrial park in West Oakland where businesses work...