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Lockdown fulfills long standing podcast dream

In Which You Hear About is available to stream on Spotify and Anchor. Photo courtesy of Alejandra Rodriguez.
December 16, 2020

I’m no exception to the creativity lockdown has unleashed. I started a podcast. More specifically, Aleah Perez and I started a podcast. COVID shutting down the school allowed us the time to turn...

A guide to gift-giving this year

UNO is a popular classic card game, but these are BTS themed which are perfect to gift to a BTS or k-pop fan. Photo Courtesy of Amazon.
December 16, 2020

Christmas is just around the corner meaning it is time to find the perfect gift for those around you. BTS UNO cards would be a perfect budget gift for a k-pop fan, but it won’t be for everyone. That...

FUHS must reopen discussions about Indian mascot

The FUHS Indian mascot has a long history of racial stereotyping. Photo by Arashk Alivandi.
November 19, 2020

Dan Snyder, owner of Washington’s NFL team, said for 20 years that he would never change the name of the “Washington Redskins.” Snyder argued that changing the name would be an insult to his own...

Tribe Tribune Staff Says Thanks

Nathan Smith rocking his Mandalorian costume. Photo courtesy of Nathan Smith.
November 19, 2020

This has been quite the year. It's so crazy to think that we're in November and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. As we reflect on the year so far, the Tribe Tribune staff shares what they’re thankful...

Teachers Say Thanks

Page and granddaughter photo courtesy of Jean Page.
November 19, 2020

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, the Tribe Tribune asked teachers, "What are you most thankful for this year?" This year I am especially thankful for the health of my family and friends...

Let’s make Hybrid check-in awesome

Let’s make Hybrid check-in awesome
October 15, 2020

The school board voted last week to transition from Distance Learning to a Hybrid Model beginning Nov. 2. About 500 students will be coming to school on Mondays and Thursdays. A different 500 will attend...

Student service should be celebrated

Irene Cheon edited teacher monologues to create the 9/11 video.
October 15, 2020

Everyone should watch this video To honor the 2,977 Americans killed during the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, ASB member Irene Cheon, a senior, created an amazingly emotional video using clips of teacher...

New grading policy doesn’t help students enough

Many students struggled to balance school, home and work responsibilities during Distance Learning. Photo illustration by Gillian Hodgden.
May 21, 2020

Our school  district recently was featured in the online education magazine EdSource. The article celebrated the district for making sure each student had a Chromebook for Distance Learning. The article...

Editors say thank you to the Tribe Tribune

Editors say thank you to the Tribe Tribune
May 21, 2020

To the readers of the Tribe Tribune, What a year this has been, and how fast it flew by. It seems like it was just August 2019, as we sat together in the Dripp courtyard, brainstorming issue ideas for...

College admissions now based on dumb luck

Photo by Alexandra Williams.
April 16, 2020

Due to test cancellations amid the COVID-19 quarantine, the UCs and CSUs announced on—no joke—April 1 the suspension of SAT and ACT requirements for the class of 2021. In addition, these schools have...

Teacher humor makes staying at home less painful

Teacher humor makes staying at home less painful
April 16, 2020

Here I am. A first-generation student, counting down the days until my parents and family could see me walk across the fake grass on the football field and up on stage to accept an empty diploma case....

Novice gardener socializes with plants

Tribe Tribune club editor Alejandra Rodriguez admires her unnamed green beans. Photo courtesy of Alejandra Rodriguez
April 16, 2020

During these difficult times, parents aren’t perfect. They’re letting their kids watch too much TV and maybe eat less than healthy snacks. As a new plant mom, I can understand how tough it is to make...

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