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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Student Life

Graduation Timeframe Changing for Seniors

In prior years, seniors would get out of school a week before graduation, but starting with the senior class of 2018, the senior year end schedule will be altered due to the instructional minutes that seniors must meet and the limited available days at the Bill Graham Auditorium. Last year, the SFUSD was fined for

Why don’t we have heat sometimes ?

By Ameesia Marold, staff writer Brrrr, it’s cold, & the school heating is not helping either. Over the past six weeks of unusually cold weather, Galileo’s heating system has often failed, leaving students and staff freezing. For example, on Friday, January 6th, the school went without heat for the first 3 periods, along with a

Student Government’s Trip to CADA

Leaders from Area B by Ashley Moh Galileo’s student government was once again invited to the annual CADA Leadership Conference on Monday, November 23rd. Galileo has been the only school invited to represent San Francisco for the past 3 years. The event took place at James Logan High School in Union City and it’s purpose

Lion’s Whisper: What are Galileo’s thoughts about the Hoverboard?

by Jessie Jiang and Johnny Ha Hoverboards are starting to take over the Internet! Starting with promotions on Vine to sharing videos on Facebook, Hoverboards have become increasingly popular after videos went viral. Although it is increasingly popular on the Internet, do Galileo students feel the same way?   “The Hoverboard doesn’t require people to

Homecoming: Spirit Week

by Jessie Jiang and Johnny Ha Counting down to the 71st Homecoming Song and Yell Contest on October 2nd, Galileo had a week full of fun themes for students and teachers to show off their school spirit.   Fandom Monday Fandom Monday featured Junior Charles Ransom wearing Warriors gear and…   Seniors, Karen Wong, Max

Lion’s Whisper: Which Athlete Inspires You?

by Johnny Chenh There are people who motivate and inspire us to become better individuals. This segment of Lion’s Whisper focuses specifically on “Athletes who inspire us”-here are some responses from Galileo.   “Misty Copeland inspires me the most because she’s a powerhouse ballet dancer. She became the first African American principal dancer for American Ballet Theatre.

Academic Snapshot: A Saturday with Health Academy

By Chyna B. The first Saturday class for Galileo’s Health Academy was on September 12 with instructor Frank McMahan (photo 2). It took place in room 105 from 8:00 to 3:00. The focus of the class was oxygen and airways. Students learned how to turn on and off an O2 regulator and how to work