Category: Feature

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...

Never Ending Calculus Retakes

Every Friday afternoon after school, AP  Calculus students spend two hours or more taking a retest; students are motivated to retake the test because they want to improve their grade. Students qualify to take...

Former Teacher Returns to Galileo

After teaching at Galileo for 7 years, social studies teacher Ms. Loan Ly left teaching to open a Vietnamese cafe, but 2 years later, she is back at Galileo for the spring semester, teaching...

Spirit Week 2018

Monday- Denim on Denim Day! Tuesday- Tie Dye Day! Wednesday- Weather Confused Day! Thursday- Teacher Look Alike Day! Friday- Class Color Day!

A Valentine’s Day Story: Mr. Welch’s Wedding

  In the spirit of love on this Valentine’s Day, galileopress wanted to showcase Galileo teacher, Mr. Welch, and his relationship with Ms. Sarah Kochalko, a middle school teacher at Herbert Hoover. The two...

Busy Bai Keeps Galileo Buzzing

With numerous titles to his name, counselor Bai Zhen is one of the busiest people at Galileo. Working at Galileo since 2009, his roles include; being a newcomer counselor, being freshman sponsor, and being...