Articles by Skyler Liu

Meet Me @ Ba-Bite

Meet Me @ Ba-Bite

December 21, 2016 | in Campus

Location: 3905 Piedmont Avenue Hours: Fri – Sat – 11a.m.–9:00p.m. Sun – Tue, Thu – 11a.m.–8:30p.m. Wed – closed People say they crave sushi, Chinese food, pizza, a burger, but when was the last... Read More

Behind the scenes of Special Education, Part 2

Behind the scenes of Special Education, Part 2

December 21, 2016 | in Campus

THREE PILLARS Special education also goes beyond the classroom, extending into the spheres of socialization and physical education. Adaptive P.E. teacher Raul Jorcino believes that everybody has three pillars of their well-being—cognitive, emotional and... Read More

Photo gallery: screenagers

Photo gallery: screenagers

November 29, 2016 | in Photo Galleries

Issue 4 ACL “Living the Screenage Dream” explored the impact of technology on students. The images below were taken around campus during the month of November... Read More

I am a proud screenager

I am a proud screenager

November 29, 2016 | in Opinions

We all have seen our loved ones, our friends and maybe even ourselves, come down with this nasty epidemic that is currently destroying the world. And the most affected are us, teenagers. Never has... Read More

Meet Me @ Piedmont Ave. Seasonal Drinks

Meet Me @ Piedmont Ave. Seasonal Drinks

November 29, 2016 | in Campus

Tis the season of foggy mornings, falling leaves, frosty windows, never ending songs about Rudolph, bundling in your significant other’s sweatshirt, last seasons Uggs and of course, warm holiday seasonal drinks. As the countdown... Read More

Behind the scenes of the special education program

Behind the scenes of the special education program

November 29, 2016 | in Campus

What is Special Education? Under the purple “Academics” tab on the PHS website are the sections one would expect—computers, creative arts, English, math, physical education, science, social studies and world languages. But tucked in... Read More

Inside a student walkout, Nov. 14

Inside a student walkout, Nov. 14

November 14, 2016 | in Web

This afternoon, students from Piedmont High School and Piedmont Middle School congregated with students from surrounding East Bay schools in an anti-Trump walkout. Highlander reporters asked participants why they chose to engage in this... Read More

On campus: school reactions to 2016 election

On campus: school reactions to 2016 election

November 12, 2016 | in Web

Shortly after 80 percent of students voted for Hillary Clinton in a mock election (out of 300 PHS & MHS participants), the nation elected Donald Trump as president. Listen to some reactions gathered around... Read More

Meet Me @ Main Squeeze

Meet Me @ Main Squeeze

November 1, 2016 | in Meet Me @

Squeezed in at the corner of Lakeshore and Mandana, Main Squeeze can easily be passed by on your way to Arizmendi’s, Noah’s or Chipotle. This tiny shop makes up for its lack of size... Read More

Service learning temporarily suspended due to funding cut

Service learning temporarily suspended due to funding cut

October 10, 2016 | in News

The annual half-day, school wide service learning project will be in suspended this year due to the reduction of a Piedmont Education Foundation (PEF) grant. The afternoon Day on the Green activity is still... Read More