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Student Spotlight: Anthea Xiao

By: Staff Writer Deeksha Raina Junior Anthea Xiao recently participated in the 42nd Annual Japanese Speech Contest, placing first in the middle to high school…





Diehard Tryhards: Cyber Monday

By: Staff Writers Ishika Chawla, Anthony Chen, Bindhu Swaminathan & Cindy Yuan After the stampedes of Black Friday fade away, the battle for the best deals…



Student Spotlight: Shivane Sabharwal

By: Staff Writer Ansh Patel  Cementing his reputation as a stand-out debater on the national circuit, Senior Shivane Sabharwal was recently crowned champion of the…


Student Spotlight: Vijay Srinivasan

By: Staff Writer Mustafa Ahmed Junior Vijay Srinivasan represented California in the Trusted Choice Big “I” National Championship golf tournament. Srinivasan finished as the best…


Mattingly Decorates for Halloween

By: Staff Writer Didi Wu Smoke Signal: We’ve heard that you decorate your classroom yearly for various occasions, such as for 9/11 and the Hiroshima…


Diehard Tryhards: Haunted House

By: Staff Writers Kevin Li, Deeksha Raina, Carolyn Ge and Victor Zhou In what may have been a grave miscalculation, the Smoke Signal dispatched three…