Athletic memories

by Riya Godbole , Aquila Entertainment Editor
June 5, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, Online Exclusive, Sports

As the school year closes, Upper School students and faculty share their favorite athletic memories from the year. Highlights of the year include Boys' Basketball traveling to CCS, Corey Gonzales' CCS bid, and Girls' Lacrosse placing 2nd in league. ... Read more »

Stylewatch: International Beauty at the Cannes Film Festival

Stylewatch: International Beauty at the Cannes Film Festival

by Ashi Gautam, Aquila Social Media Editor
May 22, 2014
Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Online Exclusive, Showcase

While Hollywood stars such as Blake Lively and Charlize Theron are turning heads with their stellar fashion choices, international beauties are bringing their A game in fashion to this year’s the Cannes Film Festival. [caption id="attachment_19044" align="aligncenter"... Read more »

DIY: How to fold a hoodie into a laptop case

DIY: How to fold a hoodie into a laptop case

by Kaity Gee, Aquila Video and Broadcast Editor
May 21, 2014
Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Video

1. Lay the... Read more »

In a Nutshell: Grilled Steak and Garlic Compound Butter

In a Nutshell: Grilled Steak and Garlic Compound Butter

by Priscilla Pan and Jessica Chang
May 6, 2014
Filed under In a Nutshell, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Showcase

Arguably, the sizzle of something hitting a hot pan is the best sound in the world. And arguably, the slowly melting butter glistening over perfectly light brown grill marks is the most satisfying sight in the world. And somehow, we have achieved both. And now we present to you how you can... Read more »

In a Nutshell: Bruschetta (Prom Menu part 1)

In a Nutshell: Bruschetta (Prom Menu part 1)

by Priscilla Pan and Fred Chang
April 21, 2014
Filed under In a Nutshell, Lifestyle, Multimedia, Showcase

Behold, part one of our prom menu (see the sneak peak here), the appetizer. Bread is the perfect start to any number-course dinner, especially crispy bread in the form of bruschetta, topped with a generous grating of cheese. ... Read more »

Jamba Juice secret menu drinks

Jamba Juice secret menu drinks

by Anokhi Saklecha and Shannon Su
April 8, 2014
Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Uncategorized

Jamba Juice, a popular local smoothie company, offers a variety of drink flavors ranging from Banana Berry to Peach Pleasure. However, as many people might not know, Jamba Juice also has a secret menu, which contains drinks that are no longer on the official menu but can still be ordered. Each Jamba... Read more »

Ninth annual Research Symposium draws crowd

Ninth annual Research Symposium draws crowd

by Vivian Isenberg and Priscilla Pan
April 4, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, News, Winged Post

The ninth annual Harker Research Symposium featured a myriad of poster sessions, presentations, and corporate exhibitions in Nichols Hall and the gymnasium last Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Symposium, organized by Science Department Chair Anita Chetty and leaders... Read more »

Freshman Arjun Subramaniam Speaks at We Day

Freshman Arjun Subramaniam Speaks at We Day

by Alexis Gauba and
April 4, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, News, Winged Post

Arjun Subramaniam (9) spoke at this year’s We Day on March 26 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. The event is held a few times each year in various locations in the United States and Canada, and brings together students, actors, speakers, athletes, singers, and others focused on making a difference in... Read more »

Orchestra Preview: Chicago Trip

Orchestra Preview: Chicago Trip

by Riya Chandra, reporter
April 4, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, News, Winged Post

Eighty-seven orchestra members along with eight chaperones depart on a trip to Chicago to partake in the Chicago International Music Festival tomorrow. Chris Florio, Upper School Instrumental Music Teacher, applied for this trip about a year ago and the Upper School orchestra was accepted based on... Read more »

TEDxHarkerSchool 2014: Fostering youth entrepreneurship

TEDxHarkerSchool 2014: Fostering youth entrepreneurship

by Juhi Gupta, Multimedia Editor
March 25, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, News, Online Exclusive

Students, faculty, and entrepreneurs gathered at the third TEDxHarkerSchool event on Saturday, held in the Nichols Auditorium and Atrium from 8 a.m to 2 p.m. The event featured experienced Silicon Valley business leaders as speakers and mentors for attendees and was hosted... Read more »

Cabbage bowling video

by Meilan Steimle
March 20, 2014
Filed under Multimedia, Online Exclusive, Video

Russia and Ukraine Conflict

by Riya Chandra, Alexis Gauba, and Meilan Steimle
March 15, 2014
Filed under Features, Global, Multimedia, Video, Winged Post

Crimea's parliament voted for a referendum to join Russia on Thursday. Crimea, where Russian troops have been stationed for over a week, is currently an autonomous region of Ukraine, but 59 percent of its population is ethnically Russian. Crimean citizens... Read more »