Harker Aquila

Nicole Chen
Nicole Chen (10) is the features editor for Harker Aquila. She joined the journalism program in her freshman year as a reporter. Nicole hopes to work with other members on staff to produce interesting and fresh content for Aquila’s features section as well as continue writing for Harker Journalism’s multiple publications and pursue her interests in photojournalism. Outside of her role as an editor, Nicole is a part of TEDxHarkerSchool’s public relations team, Model UN, Japanese National Honor Society (JNHS), and Music Buddies. In her free time, she enjoys listening to music, taking photos, and traveling.

Nicole Chen, Features Editor

Jan 03, 2018
Varsity boys basketball wins against Crystal Springs (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
Students perform in annual holiday concert (Photo)
Nov 19, 2017
Blindly donating to relief organizations may not benefit target populations (Story)
Nov 16, 2017
So you want to be a ballroom dancer? (Photo)
Nov 07, 2017
Junior class meets with Eagle Buddies at Bucknall campus (Story/Photo)
Nov 01, 2017
Humans of Harker: Gracean Linthacum-Janker dances to her own rhythm (Story/Photo)
Oct 30, 2017
Memoir Monday: The power of music (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
Harker to host annual family picnic (Photo)
Oct 12, 2017
Drawing away the curtains: Upper school performing arts prepares upcoming fall play (Story/Photo)
Oct 10, 2017
Upper school debaters compete at Presentation Invitational (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Small fire breaks out in robotics supply room, classes moved and robotics meeting cancelled (Story/Photo)
Sep 24, 2017
Football prevails over Rio Vista High school during homecoming game (Photo)
Sep 22, 2017
Homecoming highlights: This week’s best moments (Story/Photo)
Sep 22, 2017
Upper school holds first spirit rally of 2017-2018 school year (Photo)
Sep 14, 2017
Trump threatens DACA, 800,000 undocumented immigrants at risk (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
Varsity girls’ volleyball inaugurates athletic center in opening ceremony (Story/Photo)
Sep 06, 2017
Audition dates, workshop announced for 42nd Street spring musical (Photo)
Aug 28, 2017
Completed campus athletic center opens for new school year (Photo)
May 19, 2017
Class of 2017 graduates in Saratoga Mountain Winery ceremony (Photo)
May 11, 2017
Hats off to the Class of 2017: Seniors graduate in Mountain Winery ceremony (Photo)
May 11, 2017
Hearts in the song (Story/Photo)
Apr 11, 2017
Varsity baseball loses game 0-4 to Mills High School (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
NASA announces discovery of seven-exoplanet system (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
Orchestra performs at Carnegie Hall (Photo)
Mar 28, 2017
Joie de vivre: Prom takes on Parisian night theme (Story/Photo)
Mar 18, 2017
Upper and middle school jazz groups perform at An Evening of Jazz (Photo)
Mar 09, 2017
Students find enjoyment in collecting sports “swag” (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
National Honor Society hosts documentary screening and Q&A session (Photo)
Mar 02, 2017
Red Cross Club hosts annual blood drive (Photo)
Feb 24, 2017
Berkeley economist speaks at upper school (Photo)
Feb 24, 2017
March for Science to be held (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Trump’s executive orders: a recap (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Trump vs. media: Media’s role shifts in the Trump administration (Story)
Feb 02, 2017
Humans of Harker: Jordan Thompson incorporates basketball into her everyday life (Story/Photo)
Jan 29, 2017
Welcome to the circus: Annual dance show features students, faculty (Photo)
Jan 29, 2017
Global Reset: Holocene Extinction threatens biodiversity (Story)
Jan 27, 2017
Saying Goodbye: Head of school Christopher Nikoloff announced resignation (Photo)
Jan 24, 2017
Conservatory finishes winter performances (Photo)
Jan 24, 2017
Bay Area exits historic drought (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Pieology: DIY Pizza (Photo)
Jan 24, 2017
Capitol Hill: What You Missed (Issue 4) (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
Indian government demonetizes 500- and 1,000- rupee notes (Story)
Jan 15, 2017
Upper school musicians perform at annual Winter Concert (Photo)
Jan 14, 2017
Humans of Harker: Mia Giammona develops confidence through performing arts (Photo)
Jan 09, 2017
Humans of Harker: Emaad Raghib finds the humor in situations (Story)
Dec 07, 2016
The Electoral College explained (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Bringing the spirit to every game (Story/Photo)
Nov 20, 2016
Football Fall Season Recap (Photo)
Nov 16, 2016
Pulse of the People: Election Memories (Story/Photo)
Nov 16, 2016
Students perform at Santana Row Tree Lighting Ceremony (Photo)
Nov 17, 2016
Performing arts groups light up Santana Row (Photo)
Nov 17, 2016
Humans of Harker: Sandip Nirmel develops new hobbies (Story/Photo)
Nov 16, 2016
Presidential election sparks disillusionment in millennial generation (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Students assist in political campaigns nationwide (Story)
Nov 07, 2016
Eagles lose 7-42 on homecoming night (Story/Photo)
Nov 08, 2016
Donald Trump wins 2016 presidential election (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
Students participate in first spirit rally of the school year (Photo)
Nov 01, 2016
Freshman and sophomore classes dress up to resemble TV channel characters (Photo)
Oct 18, 2016
Obama’s Legacy: A look back at the Obama administration’s key events and legislature (Story)
Oct 17, 2016
TEDxHarkerSchool 2016 features speakers, booths and mentors (Story)
Oct 12, 2016
Harker community attends annual family picnic ()
Oct 11, 2016
Humans of Harker: Sravya Cherukuri’s love for dance grows into a passion for theater (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
Activist Emily Lindin takes a stand against sexual shaming (Photo)
Oct 11, 2016
Students express themselves and spread personal insight through individual blogs (Story)
Sep 26, 2016
Candidates participate in first presidential debate of election season (Story/Photo)
Sep 07, 2016
Loss of safe spaces and trigger warnings ceases to encourage free speech and diversity (Story)
Aug 29, 2016
Construction of athletics and performing arts buildings starts (Story)
Aug 28, 2016
Performing arts department holds various activities for the start of a new school year (Story)
Aug 26, 2016
Sophomore Future Problem Solvers place second at international conference (Story)
Aug 19, 2016
Matriculation welcomes students and faculty to new school year (Photo)
May 19, 2016
Class of 2016 graduates at Saratoga Mountain Winery (Story/Photo)
May 09, 2016
Anti-transgender bathroom law causes controversy (Story)
May 05, 2016
11th research symposium introduces workshops (Photo)
May 05, 2016
Seniors travel to Southern California for class trip (Story)
May 05, 2016
Students participate in Hackathons (Story)
May 04, 2016
Six sides of a Greek coin (Story/Photo)
Apr 10, 2016
Harker holds 11th annual research symposium (Story/Photo)
Apr 06, 2016
Newspaper starts transition to new leadership team (Story/Photo)
Apr 03, 2016
Programming club holds annual invitational (Story/Photo)
Mar 24, 2016
Deconstructing happiness: How well-being fits into high school (Story)
Mar 23, 2016
The secret history of egg hunting (Story)
Mar 14, 2016
Junior varsity softball scores blowout win 21-2 against Gunderson High School (Photo)
Mar 11, 2016
Freshmen attend LIFE assembly in Nichols (Story/Photo)
Mar 03, 2016
Presidential race continues with primaries and caucuses (Story)
Mar 03, 2016
Students and faculty audition for HOSCARS (Story/Photo)
Feb 04, 2016
Varsity girls soccer loses 0-1 to Notre Dame (Story/Photo)
Jan 31, 2016
Scientists discover new elements (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Freshmen attend LIFE assembly regarding digital citizenship (Story/Photo)
Jan 28, 2016
Upper school instrumental groups perform in annual Winter Concert (Story/Photo)
Nov 28, 2015
An SDS director’s journey (Story)
Nov 28, 2015
Performing arts light up Santana Row (Photo)
Nov 21, 2015
Performing arts light up Santana Row (Photo)
Nov 04, 2015
Winter sports practices begin this week (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
Journalism receives awards from CSPA (Story)
Oct 01, 2015
Students take part in annual “Panoply of Chaos” parade (Story)
Sep 04, 2015
Donald Trump races ahead of Republican rivals (Story)
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