Articles by Chris Fong

There’s a lot of me in group

There’s a lot of me in group

May 12, 2015 | in Opinions

Sitting down at a table with my assigned teammates for a group project, I look around to assess who I’ll be working with for the next week. Two people are staring intently at their... Read More

Allergies

April 23, 2015 | in A Closer Look

The dreaded epipen. Short for epinephrine auto injector, this medical device is used to save lives from anaphylactic shock resulting from allergic reactions. Severe food allergies are one of the most common reasons for... Read More

Deering leads softball girls

March 18, 2015 | in Sports

Walking off the field with equipment in hand, softball coach Jen Deering wipes the sweat from her brow as she approaches me. Upon unlacing her previously clean, now dirtied, white cleats, she raises her... Read More

Support the underdogs

Support the underdogs

March 18, 2015 | in Opinions

Upon finishing my last 100m stride, I prepare myself for the last cross-country meet of my high school career. The gun rises, my heart pounds, and sweat beads across my forehead as the shot... Read More

New head coaches modify, adapt to team dynamic

New head coaches modify, adapt to team dynamic

February 25, 2015 | in Sports

Athletes mutter amongst themselves as a new face walks onto the court. Quizzical glances are exchanged between athletes and the newcomer as they group in a huddled mass. The stranger, racket in one hand,... Read More

Dance concert combines literature with movement

Dance concert combines literature with movement

December 10, 2014 | in Web

The audience hushes, the lights flicker on, and dancers begin to fly across the stage. As students gracefully flow across the stage they perform and watch as their choreography comes to life. This is... Read More

Wellness Center supports stress-free environment

Wellness Center supports stress-free environment

December 4, 2014 | in Campus

Free food. If food does not already spark interest, perhaps the free aspect will. The Wellness Center has begun providing students with free lunch on Fridays. “Last year we did one lunch every month,”... Read More

Bikers take the road less traveled

Bikers take the road less traveled

November 4, 2014 | in Sports

A cyclist quickly wipes his brow as he stares at the impending hill waiting to be crested. Behind him, he hears rapid, heavy breathing combined with the grinding of switching gears. The cyclist drives... Read More

Piazza conducts Golden Gate Men’s Choir

Piazza conducts Golden Gate Men’s Choir

October 14, 2014 | in Arts

Acapella teacher Joe Piazza slowly raises his arms as countless patrons wait for his cue. He drops them quickly, ushering a maestro of voices that resound throughout the auditorium. This talent he commands is... Read More