The Talon

First Generation: Senior Shanzeh Shunaid

By Elaine Lee

April 20, 2015

Three years ago, senior Shanzeh Shunaid moved to the United States from Pakistan with her twin brother Shahzeb Shunaid, to live with their aunt in Los Altos. Though she had been to America numerous times before, permanently moving...

First Generation: Senior Liza Koulikova

By Elaine Lee

April 20, 2015

[dropcap]“I[/dropcap] spoke Russian until pre-school, so English is my second language and was actually really hard to learn,” Liza said. Growing up in what she describes as a “very Russian” family, she and her twin...

First Generation: Senior Federica Cerruti

By Elaine Lee

April 20, 2015

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]merican fashion, social cues and standardized testing: these are some among many cultural differences that senior Federica Cerruti learned to adjust to when she moved to Los Altos three years ago as a sophomore....

School begins construction on bleachers

By Elaine Lee

January 22, 2015

On Friday, December 18, the Facilities department began work on the bleachers for the football field. The existing bleachers on the visiting side will be transferred to the baseball field, while brand-new bleachers will be built...

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