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Maker Faire: full S.T.E.A.M ahead

Maker Faire: full S.T.E.A.M ahead

by | May 1, 2017

The annual Piedmont Mini Maker Faire returned for the fourth time to the PHS campus on April 23. Projects were shown in the quad, the library, student center, and the computer lab. Piedmont Makers... Read More

Feminism Club promotes equality within the community

Feminism Club promotes equality within the community

by | May 1, 2017

Light blue hats bob along with the current of students making their way to class, buoys caught in the rapids. These hats, labeled “Feminist” in white lettering, have become a PHS phenomenon, with wearers... Read More

ASB dodgeball tournament rallies school spirit

ASB dodgeball tournament rallies school spirit

by | May 1, 2017

Dodge, duck, dip, dive, dodge. These are the five rules of dodgeball that were followed during the dodgeball tournament that started April 19 in the Binks Gym during lunch. The annual dodgeball tournament is... Read More

DeBare and Bloomfield explore Jewish history

DeBare and Bloomfield explore Jewish history

by | May 1, 2017

Standing at the infamous train tracks at Birkenau, a World War II death camp in Poland, seniors Danny DeBare and Cole Bloomfield try to distinguish the boundaries of the ruins of barracks, gas chambers... Read More

DeBare and Bloomfield explore Jewish history

DeBare and Bloomfield explore Jewish history

by | April 26, 2017

Standing at the infamous train tracks at Birkenau, a World War II death camp in Poland, seniors Danny DeBare and Cole Bloomfield try to distinguish the boundaries of the ruins of barracks, gas... Read More

Raul Jorcino blends physical education and art

Raul Jorcino blends physical education and art

by | March 28, 2017

The anticipation etched on the 10-year-olds’ faces was that of pure childish delight. They stood huddled in a circle around a figure stationed in the middle of the elementary school field—a halo of devotees.... Read More

Home Base coffee carts roll towards success

Home Base coffee carts roll towards success

by | March 28, 2017

The coffee cart rolls through the hallways, twisting and turning as it moves from classroom to classroom. The operators sell three types of coffee to their customers, the teachers. During every tutorial period since... Read More

Aquarium club creates ripples among students

Aquarium club creates ripples among students

by | March 28, 2017

A glowing bowl filled with aquatic plants. A lamp just above as the light source. An informative poster in the background. Students are attentively gathered around a lunchtime presentation, their eyes fixed upon the... Read More

Students embark on annual Mexico mission trip

Students embark on annual Mexico mission trip

by | March 28, 2017

The Piedmont Community Church’s annual Mexican mission trip will transport over 300 PHS students to build 18 houses in Tijuana this coming spring break. “The hundreds of volunteers work all day in their [construction]... Read More

Summer Internships

by | March 7, 2017

Summer Internship List (2017) Science: UC Berkeley College of Chemistry: http://chemistry.berkeley.edu/ http://chemistry.berkeley.edu/sites/default/files/syip-app-english-phase-2.pdf http://chemistry.berkeley.edu/gold/syip (Applications have been open since August 1, no deadline specified) Berkeley Lab internships: http://www.lbl.gov/Education/CSEE/ Lawrence Livermore National Lab internships: https://internships.llnl.gov/ Sandia... Read More