The Talon

Student Tackles Political Issues in Blog

May 2, 2012

Some say he is a young Thomas Paine. A journalist at heart, an instigator by inclination, a ranter by age, sophomore Yashwant Parmar is a revolutionary. With a quill replaced by a keyboard, Yashwant is a political force—the...

ODFL Holds LEGOS for Life Fundraiser

May 2, 2012

One Dollar For Life (ODFL) is collecting LEGOS and DUPLOS for its LEGOS for Life fundraiser from April 1 to June 1. The club is holding fundraisers throughout the Bay Area and plans to bring the donations to schools in Nicaragu...

Sports Injuries Breakdown

February 7, 2012

This spring, for the first sport’s season in LAHS history, student athletes were required to read and sign concussion information forms before participating in athletic activities. This change in policy reflects a growing concern...

Clubs More Than Just Resume Boosters

September 22, 2010

It is a complaint students make every day: “We never do anything at school. All I did today was sit around and listen to an old guy lecture for an hour about something I don’t really care about.” Students who feel t...

Step Team Accomplishes Great Feats

November 24, 2008

With its catchy rhythm and beat, the LAHS Steppers is a hard-to-miss attraction of campus life. Combinations of expressive body movements and rhythm define this form of dance that has recently emerged at the school. Stepping...

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