Facing the Phobias

Issue 21_features Lynn Zhang Staff Writer Everyone has a phobia of something, whether it is of something abstract, such as the fear of failure, or of something tangible, such as spiders. They affect people’s everyday lives, especially in the school environment and in the workplace. Phobias have deep psychological causes and implications, usually caused by stressful situations or frightening events.

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Level Up Gaming Club Helps Students Build Friendships, Develop Gaming Skills

KENNETH HOU Staff Writer The Level Up Gaming Club is the first club at AHS that allows students to connect with each other through all types gaming. According to club president Andy Chiang, Level Up Gaming Club aims to help its members develop better communication skills and foster new friendships. The club provides members an environment in which they are

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AHS Prospect Season Encourages Students to Join Service Clubs

KENNETH HOU MADELEINE PARAGAS Staff Writers As the school year comes to an end, service clubs at AHS have begun to prepare themselves for the recruitment of new club members. Each spring, students are given the opportunity to join one of 10 service clubs that seek to aid the community in various ways. The current service clubs are LASO, Junior

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ASB Campaigns Begin New Student Leadership

JADE LIEU Staff Writer 2014 ASB campaigns have arrived, and elections are just around the corner. On March 26, the official candidacy list was posted at the SGR and Business Activities. ASB candidates officially began their campaigns on March 27 and will continue until April 7. During these two weeks, candidates can advertise their goals and appeal to student voters

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Best Out of Stress

DEREK WU Staff Writer High school is a time many students experience, often filled with drama and many problems that can naturally cause stress and more. Most teenagers are unaware of how to relieve stress and the effects that stress could bring upon a student. Stress is an inevitable problem among people, and it can affect a person’s mental and

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Emergency Rooms are for Emergencies Only

SUSANNA AIGA Opinions Editor Remember those kids in elementary school who would throw tantrums if they didn’t get what they wanted? Teachers would employ a variety of disciplinary tactics, from giving a time-out to sending them to the principal’s office. However, despite the extensive training teachers have to go through, there have been incidents in which teachers and schools do

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