M-A Surpasses Monumental Canned Food Drive Goal, Breaks Records

M-A Surpasses Monumental Canned Food Drive Goal, Breaks Records

Natalie Silverman, Copy Editor
December 11, 2014
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This year's Canned Food Drive was a massive success! Together, M-A students helped surpass the enormous school-wide goal of 200,000 cans.

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M-A Gears Up for a Massive Construction Plan

M-A Gears Up for a Massive Construction Plan

Joey Martin, Reporter
December 11, 2014
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M-A has begun the first phase in a much larger construction plan, set to take place over the next two years.

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M-A Choir and Guitar Winter Concert Enchants Audience

M-A Choir and Guitar Winter Concert Enchants Audience

Siena Hooper and Kelly Woods
December 11, 2014
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Didn't get a chance to come to the M-A Winter Choral and Guitar Concert? Watch some videos and find out about the event here!

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Annual Holiday Gift Drive Wraps Up

Kelly Woods, Reporter
December 10, 2014
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The annual M-A Holiday Gift Drive is in full swing. The Holiday Gift Drive is a campaign within the M-A community to provide for students or children who ordinarily cannot¬†afford to buy presents or celebrate the holidays. Donors throughout the community are able to sponsor or adopt a¬†family and... Read more »

M-A Band and Orchestra Remarkable in Fall Concert

M-A Band and Orchestra Remarkable in Fall Concert

Siena Hooper, Reporter
December 9, 2014
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On Dec 4, the M-A Band and Orchestra performed a spectacular concert in the M-A PAC. Read more about the event and what the director, Kent Kurrus, had to say about their performance.

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Class of ’16 Appeals to Admin on Dress Code Issue

Class of ’16 Appeals to Admin on Dress Code Issue

Miranda Simes, Copy Editor
December 5, 2014
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The latest initiative concerning the dress code.

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M-A Camping Clubs Holds Jacket Drive to Warm the Community

M-A Camping Clubs Holds Jacket Drive to Warm the Community

Elizabeth McColloch, Reporter
December 4, 2014
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M-A's camping club is holding a jacket drive to support the Ecumenical Hunger Program in East Palo Alto.

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Proposed Pedestrian Toll on Golden Gate Garners Opposition

Proposed Pedestrian Toll on Golden Gate Garners Opposition

Miranda Simes, Copy Editor
December 3, 2014
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An Oct 24 vote to study a potential pedestrian toll on the Golden Gate bridge has cumulated widespread opposition.

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Couple Petitions Walt Disney for a Princess with Down Syndrome

Couple Petitions Walt Disney for a Princess with Down Syndrome

Lauren McLaughlin, Reporter
December 2, 2014
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The Ott-Dahl's sent a petition to Disney, requesting that they do a better job of representing special needs children in their movies.

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MPPC Hosts Global Gift Fair

MPPC Hosts Global Gift Fair

Elizabeth McColloch, Reporter
November 30, 2014
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Menlo Park Presbyterian Church hosted a Global Gift Fair in an effort to support artisans from developing countries.

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Highlights of 2014 Lear Pong Finals

Highlights of 2014 Lear Pong Finals

Sebastian Chavez and Erin Perrine
November 30, 2014
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This year's round of Lear Pong culminated in a hard-fought final battle, with seniors Oscar Volpe and Tommy Yu ("The Unnecessary Letters") taking the crown.

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Partners in Health Club Runs Third Annual Cookie Jar Drive

Partners in Health Club Runs Third Annual Cookie Jar Drive

Kelly Woods, Reporter
November 22, 2014
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The M-A Partners in Health Club is hosting its third annual Holiday Cookie Jar sale in efforts to raise money for people struggling with live threatening diseases such as AIDS and Ebola. Be sure to order a Cookie Jar to help benefit a good cause while enjoying delicious holiday cookies!

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