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California experiences heavy storms, power outages

California experiences heavy storms, power outages

by Tiffany Wong, Aquila Copy Editor

California is finally witnessing some temporary relief for its current drought spell in the form of snow, wind and the heaviest rainstorms the state has experienced in months. Storms blowing in from the Pacific Ocean first caused problems for Bay Area r...  Read More »

Jan 11 • No Comments

Performing arts department holds annual SDS shows

Performing arts department holds annual SDS shows

January 8, 2017

This year’s Student Directed Showcase (SDS), featuring four plays directed by seniors Chetana Kalidindi, Emre Ezer, San...  Read More »

Conservatory groups perform in annual Holiday Show

Conservatory groups perform in annual Holiday Show

December 10, 2016

Conservatory groups from the Upper, Middle, and Lower schools performed in the annual holiday show for ...  Read More »

Cast list announced for 2017 Spring Musical

Cast list announced for 2017 Spring Musical

December 7, 2016

The cast list for the 2017 High School Musical was announced on Monday, with the decisions coming a week...  Read More »

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Humans of Harker: Karthik Sundaram

Humans of Harker: Karthik Sundaram

by Nerine Uyanik, Reporter

Joining robotics opened many doors for Karthik Sundaram (12). It aided him in his path towards discovering his passion, making new friends and eventually finding volunteer work in a similar field. Karthik developed an interest in robotics after his parents enco...  Read More »

Jan 15 • No Comments

Humans of Harker: Mia Giammona develops confidence through performing arts

Humans of Harker: Mia Giammona develops confidence through performing arts

January 14, 2017

Mia Giammona (12) lives by the motto “Fortune favors the bold,” and believes that her self-confident nature has benef...  Read More »

Humans of Harker: Ankita Uppugunduri gains confidence through business

Humans of Harker: Ankita Uppugunduri gains confidence through business

January 13, 2017

Ankita Uppugunduri (12) entered high school as a reserved freshman, uncertain of what path she would pursue. But when she ...  Read More »

Humans of Harker: James He problem-solves using computer science

Humans of Harker: James He problem-solves using computer science

January 12, 2017

For James He (12), computer science is a passion, a hobby, and a way to connect with others. “There’s that atmosphere you get when pe...  Read More »

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Jordan Thompson becomes leading all-time scorer

Jordan Thompson becomes leading all-time scorer

by Alex Wang, Sports Editor

Senior varsity girls basketball player Jordan Thompson now holds Harker’s record in career points for both the girls and boys teams. Thompson recently broke Alex Abarca’s (09...  Read More »

Jan 13 • No Comments

Coach Keller reaches 600-win milestone

Coach Keller reaches 600-win milestone

January 12, 2017

Fall athletes win league and division awards

Fall athletes win league and division awards

December 8, 2016

Girls varsity basketball wins first home game of season against Kirby Prep

Girls varsity basketball wins first home game of season against Kirby Prep

December 7, 2016

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A New Era for Gene Editing?

A New Era for Gene Editing?

by Derek Yen and Katherine Zhang

Following the advent of CRISPR and other strides in genomic technologies, genetic engineering has emerged as one of the most controversial topics in the modern scientific...  Read More »

Jan 9 • No Comments

Nine seniors named scholars in Regeneron Science Talent Search

Nine seniors named scholars in Regeneron Science Talent Search

January 5, 2017

Manan Shah (12) wins $50,000 scholarship of Siemens Competition

Manan Shah (12) wins $50,000 scholarship of Siemens Competition

December 6, 2016

The benefits of being bilingual

The benefits of being bilingual

December 3, 2016

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The student news site of The Harker School.
The student news site of The Harker School.