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Jerry Yuan

Co-Editor-in-Chief Senior Jerry Yuan serves as the co-Editor-in-Chief after previously serving as a co-Sports Editor in his junior year and the Centerspread Copyeditor in his sophomore year. Outside of the Smoke Signal, he is heavily…

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Opinion

Why Vaccines Should be Mandated

By Staff Writers Naveed Shakoor, Helen Tian, & Jerry Yuan Informational: On May 12, the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine was approved for 12-15 years old, making almost all junior high and high school students in FUSD eligible to receive…

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Centerspread

21 Seniors

By Staff Writers Pradyumn Acharya, Sakshi Umrotkar, Varun Upadhyay, Jackie Wong, Jerry Yuan & Brooke Zheng To celebrate the Class of 2021, the Smoke Signal is spotlighting 21 diverse and accomplished seniors. From April 13…

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Sports

Season 1 Sportsbytes

By Staff Writers Helen Tian & Jerry Yuan MSJ Cross Country, Swimming, Boys Tennis, and Girls Golf concluded their seasons on April 16. See their scores from the season below. Recent Scores *A default win…

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News

MSJ Course Offerings Updates

Disclaimer: All information below regarding course offerings is provided in the course catalog or was taken from administration members, counselors, and department chairs.  By Staff Writers Sakshi Umrotkar, Nithika Valluri, Jerry Yuan Recently, MSJ’s Social…

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News

Academic Challenge Season in Full Swing

By Staff Writers Pradyumn Acharya & Jerry Yuan The MSJ Academic Challenge Club, which consists of Science Olympiad, Science Bowl, Quiz Bowl, and Ocean Science Bowl, recently sailed through their many competitions even with the…

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Arts and Entertainment

Soul: Stunningly Spectacular

By Staff Writer Jerry Yuan Pixar Animation Studios’ Soul, directed and co-written by Pete Docter, is a breathtaking film that tackles abstract philosophical thoughts while still hitting home with its relatable message about life. Though…

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