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Physical Education classes make changes since students are working out at home

Kamm Kojima | May 20, 2020

Breaking out a sweat, students in Mid-Pacific physical education classes trade the weights, rackets and balls they might use in a regular class for items around their house.

With Mid-Pacific moving…

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International students adjust to learning in a different time zone

Danika Kusumoto | April 24, 2020

Waking up at 2:45 a.m., sophomore Maya Koike drowsily prepares to log into her first class of the morning from Tokyo, Japan.

“After my last period of the day, I usually go back to sleep,” said Koike.

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IB students have mixed emotions about exam cancellation

Althea Lutz | April 20, 2020

Students who have spent the last few weeks preparing for the International Baccalaureate exams can breathe a sigh of relief as they have officially been canceled.

Although various events are being called…

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Senior class members find ways to bond amid crisis

Erin Goya | April 17, 2020

Fifty-six million students in the United states attend elementary, middle, and high school, according to the National Center of Education Statistics. Of those 56.6 million students, 3.7 million of them…

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Up and coming artists

Danika Kusumoto | March 10, 2020

Teenagers recently have been producing their own music and finding success, such as Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas O’Connell at this year’s Grammy awards. Students at Mid-Pacific find inspiration…

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