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REBECCA ZENG Staff Writer Technology is a large portion of many people’s lives. In today’s society, many use it to perform every day tasks. The technological world has been advancing continuously over the course of several decades, and is still evolving today.
AMBER LI Staff Writer With subtle improvements every year, the United States is known to have advanced technology that aids us in different scientific fields. Although we might have better technology compared with some areas of the world, other countries, such as Japan, Finland, and South Korea, surpass us electronically. Our technology, which includes products
DEREK WU Staff Writer Cell phones are an essential in today’s modern society. They relieve the needs that the basic human brain struggle to do. However, one thing that also inevitably happens when someone uses a cell phone is distraction, which is exactly why many schools have a ban on cell phones during class time.
ELTON HO Copy Editor Websites and mobile applications are just some of the factors that reveal the importance of companies to adapt to our modern world. Sustaining this business will require a constant flow of technologically adept workers, which in turn will require technology- based education for the current generation of students. Schools around the
JANET GUAN Copy Editor It is difficult to find a person who has not heard of Emma Watson. Widely known for her role as Hermione Granger in the blockbuster Harry Potter movie series, Watson has been active in other areas as well, including other major movie roles and obtaining her bachelor’s degree in English literature
SUSANNA AIGA Opinions Editor “What’s your major going to be?” Approximately three months of school have passed and I’m already tired of hearing that question — not because it is annoying, but because I do not have an answer. After telling the inquirer that “I don’t know,” I feel this wave of judgment pass over
KEVIN KONG Sport Editor Put another one in the win column for the varsity girls’ tennis team. With a 3-2 Almont League record, the Moors have been training daily in order to improve their record. The team recently played on Oct. 9 against the Montebello Oilers, overcoming them with a final score of 13-5. “The
Briana Thai Staff Writer With the fall season kicking in, Alhambra also has a new sports team joining the fall pep rallies. The girls’ golf team has recently been unveiled to AHS. Last season, they were a pilot program, meaning they were not in an official league, but they did attend invitational matches every now