The Talon

President Donald Trump standing before an American Flag. Staff writer Gil Rubinstein goes deep into what might happen in this uncertain election year.
A deep dive into the uncertain upcoming election
By Gil Rubinstein | October 25, 2020

“Ladies and gentlemen, I want to make a major announcement today. I would like to promise and pledge to all of my voters and supporters, and to all the people of the United States, that I will totally accept the results of this great and historic presidential election,” presidential candidate Donald...

Opinion: TikTok exacerbates the issue of eating disorders
By Emilie Enser, Staff Writer | October 13, 2020

Trigger warning: Discussion of eating disorders and body image. Struggling with body image issues is nothing new for a lot of people. In a world where appearance influences every aspect of our lives,...

From dissecting mathematical proofs as a group to immersing members in a mythical realm of adventure, Los Altos clubs are redefining Zoom class fatigue into an opportunity for all students to get invested in their interests and the school community.
Didn’t attend Club Day? Talon’s got you covered!
By Tomoki Chien, Kaavya Butaney, and Parisa Larson | October 13, 2020

Although many students have struggled to find a sense of community during distance learning, over 90 student-led clubs will hopefully help everyone feel a little less isolated and inspire new passions...

Editorial: Faillace and Teksler for MVLA Board
Editorial: Faillace and Teksler for MVLA Board
October 13, 2020

In the midst of COVID-19, our community is grappling with the challenges posed by distance learning, supporting students’ mental health and...

Editorial: Kalkat, Meadows and Weinberg for Los Altos City Council
Editorial: Kalkat, Meadows and Weinberg for Los Altos City Council
October 13, 2020

While flies on candidates’ heads have been notably absent from city forums, the Los Altos City Council election remains a crucial event to...

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