On Jan. 30, the California Senate approved Senate Constitution Amendment No. 5 (SCA 5), a proposal that would allow schools in the University of California (UC) system to factor in an individual’s race and gender into the admissions process. SCA 5 would negate parts of Proposition 209, a ballot created in 1996
The word radiation seems to take on a negative connotation when mentioned. However, the word simply stands for energy moving through space. Nearly everything that exists emits radiation at various levels. Just as multiple amounts of radiation exist, certain levels of it can be beneficial or detrimental.
To many, the thought of radiation exposure strikes fear into the heart. The deadly waves are known to cause health complications in generations of humans. Yet, another side exists to the destructive force. Over the past years, scientists have been harnessing the power of radioactive waves for practical applications
Crack! Scribble-scribble. Tap, tap, tap. Down by the tennis courts, tennis balls fly furiously over the nets as rackets swing at them. Up in C building, a hardworking girl scrawls in her notebook paper, dedicatedly jotting down notes. Across the campus in S building, a bored kid stares off into
Black History Month was formed in 1926 by Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, and it began as a week-long celebration instead of a month. In the beginning, they marked the second week of February as Negro History Week, since
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A prominent figure at all times and especially so during Black History Month, Martin Luther King, Jr. is oftentimes celebrated for leading a significant civil rights movement and helping end segregation. Because of the historical importance of his actions, it’s a real slap in the face for Kansas to, in essence, attempt
As a wholehearted Disney fanatic, I believe that Disney movies never leave us regardless of our age and Disney characters will always be here to captivate and inspire children. However, that does not mean these inspirations always deliver the right messages. The images and body types of Disney princesses for example, give unrealistic
After clinching a playoff position with their win against the San Gabriel Matadors, the varsity basketball team used the next week to scout their opponent, the Alemany Warriors, who finished the season 19-9 overall and 8-4 in the Mission League. According to MaxPreps, the Warriors are ranked 34th in the state
1. How has playing basketball impacted your life?
A: [It has impacted me] by [teaching me] how to be on a team and how to learn that not everything is not about you and that you have to support others too.
2. What are your goals for the future?
A: My goal for the