Articles by Azul Kothari

Students win big in the East Bay Monthly competition

Students win big in the East Bay Monthly competition

September 19, 2017 | in Arts

Neatly tucked into the back of a shelf in a corner of art teacher Gillian Bailey’s office lie several issues of the East Bay Monthly magazine, each featuring PHS students’ winning art pieces from... Read More

Saving the planet starts with you and me

Saving the planet starts with you and me

September 19, 2017 | in Opinions

Like most people who live in the Bay Area, I considered my lifestyle to be very environmentally friendly. While the rest of America was off denying climate science and trashing the planet, I knew... Read More

Everything you need to know for tomorrow’s PHS eclipse viewing:

Everything you need to know for tomorrow’s PHS eclipse viewing:

August 20, 2017 | in Web

On Monday, August 21st, a total solar eclipse will cross the continental U.S. from coast to coast. In Piedmont, we will experience a partial solar eclipse. PHS will have a special schedule to allow... Read More

Campus Question: If you were to give yourself a senior standout…

May 24, 2017 | in Web

We asked seniors what senior standout they would give themselves. Here are their responses.  Olivia Bott: Most likely to live in a treehouse Grace Foster: Most likely to make song reference out of everything... Read More

Meet Me@: Teni East Kitchen

Meet Me@: Teni East Kitchen

May 23, 2017 | in Meet Me @

Teni East Kitchen LOCATION 4015 BROADWAY OAKLAND, CA 94611 (510)-597-1860 tenieastkitchen@gmail.com HOURS Open Everyday Lunch 11:30a–3p Dinner 5p–9:30p **no reservations but email for inquiries about hosting private events WHAT WE HAD:... Read More

Track and Field team reflects on their memorable season

Track and Field team reflects on their memorable season

May 23, 2017 | in Track and Field

On a Friday late afternoon, the track team wraps up their practice. Some athletes relax on the warm turf field. In the distance, a group of pole vaulters complete their last jumps. At the... Read More

Day on the Green 2017 Photo Gallery

Day on the Green 2017 Photo Gallery

May 22, 2017 | in Photo Galleries

Ramona Jasman-Rios (right), sophomore: I didn’t really want to go to Day on the Green, but I was dragged here by my friends. I’m a good artist and I’m stuck here doing Henna. Max... Read More

Abel and Daffner create ‘off the wall’ shoe designs

Abel and Daffner create ‘off the wall’ shoe designs

May 1, 2017 | in Arts

Just beyond the entrance to the library, a group of students crowd around AP art’s most recent exhibition, four pairs of shoes, each one pulled apart, painted, and transformed. From a distance, some of... Read More

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

March 28, 2017 | in A Closer Look

Before lunch begins, students sprint through the breezeway, the quad and into the cafeteria. By the time the bell rings, long, crowded lines snake all the way to the back of the room. Chicken... Read More

Williamson tunes in to arts community on and off stage (video)

Williamson tunes in to arts community on and off stage (video)

March 7, 2017 | in Web

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