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Physics panel encourages female students to join the field

Raine Hu

February 26, 2018

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Alison Ong (left) and Natalie Luu (right) discuss the field of physics and STEM careers with female students. Photo by Ciara KosaiO n Feb. 2, a group of female Lowell students met in the science building for an annual panel pr...

Under scrutiny: Everything you need to know about the WASC visits

Hannah Ferguson

February 14, 2018

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WASC members discuss Lowell’s credential approval. Photo by Christina JohnsonLowell students may have been wondering about the formally dressed strangers who have been sitting in on classes this week. These are WASC officials ...

SFUSD school board proposes banning ticket sales for school performances

Emily Sobelman

February 5, 2018

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“It was my first time actually singing in front of people and I knew I had found my family,” sophomore Emma Greene said. “They welcomed me with open arms. It was the first time in high school and for the first time in my whole...

The magic of MUNI: Observations on the J-Church line

Anna Kaplan

January 25, 2018

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I t was two weeks before Christmas and we had decided to take an evening ride across the city on the J-Church Streetcar, beginning in Oceanview and ending up at the Embarcadero. As we started on our adventure, we looked forward to...

‘Tis the season…for the flu

January 22, 2018

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By Olivia SohnIllustration by Jasmine LiangMost Lowell students never miss school unless they have to, even if they are sick. But over these last few weeks, more Lowell students than usual seem to have been missing from schoo...

Relax your mind in the new meditation lounge

Raine Hu

December 21, 2017

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(From left to right) Learning resources specialist Stephan Esquer, assistant principal Margaret Peterson, physical education teacher Cambria Gersten. Photo by Jennifer CheungNext to the beanery, near the courtyard, there is a newly...

Lowell journalism wins awards from National Scholastic Press Association 2017

December 21, 2017

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Congratulations to student journalists from The Lowell who won individual awards at this fall’s National Scholastic Press Association convention in Houston, Texas.2017 News Story of the Year, Third Place:“Inside Inclusion: A cl...

Choir welcomes winter with Christmas tunes and more

Susan Wong

December 20, 2017

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Beginning, intermediate and advanced choir sang their way through the winter night on Dec. 15 in the Carol Channing Theater at the Winter Choir Concert. Holiday spirit filled up the room as these talented students performed tu...

Lowell Alumna, First Chinese-American playwright to win Kesselring Prize

Jocelyn Xie

December 20, 2017

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Playwright Lauren Yee, Lowell’s Class of ’03, has won many awards for her plays in recent years. Photo courtesy of Lauren YeeThe National Arts Club, founded in 1898 by linguist Charles De Kay and a group of patrons in New York C...

Dancers warm audience’s hearts in Winter Showcase

December 16, 2017

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By Jennifer Cheung, Shyla Duong, Tobi Kawanami, Ciara KosaiAdvanced Dance performs “Rain and Sun.” Photo by Ciara KosaiThe Lowell Dance Company and the beginning, intermediate and advanced dance classes filled the Carol Chan...

Lowell hosts first-ever San Francisco Model United Nations conference

Susan Wong

December 8, 2017

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Delegates hold up their country’s name tag to speak. Photo by Jennifer CheungWhat do drugs, disease and gun control have in common? These are topics that students vigorously debate about in a room with approximately 50 other...

Brand-new biology curriculum focuses on more relevant big picture problems

Jocelyn Xie

November 17, 2017

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Students immerse themselves into the biology textbook as they read about red bloods cells. Illustration by Valentin NguyenWalking down the hallways, most freshmen are no longer holding the five-pound dragonfly-covered Prentice Hall biology textbooks, but a shiny paperboun...

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