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Jeff Bale creates video series on missed senior events

2020: What You Missed is a six-part video series that details six senior year milestones that the Class of 2020 lost due to school closure.

Rachel Wu

June 1, 2020

From prom to graduation, events that were long anticipated milestones for the Class of 2020 have been canceled or moved online due to the coronavirus pandemic. With many devastated seniors unable to experience these defining moments of their senior year, if not their entire high school experience, social ...

Lynbrook ACT program adapts to remote learning

Anusha Kothari

June 1, 2020

Baking dog biscuits at the district office, emptying recycling bins on campus and counting money for practice are just a few of the activities that Lynbrook Academic Community Transition (ACT) students could have been found doing before the coronavirus pandemic. Due to the shelter-in-place order, the...

COVID-19 podcast: Indesign final episode

COVID-19 podcast: Indesign final episode

Audrey Wong

May 30, 2020

In the final episode of the Indesign series, we interviewed designer Catherine Li, who shares her experience with designing for the models and what it is like backstage. Check out the other episodes in this series: COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 1: https://lhsepic.com/8004/multime...

COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 2

COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 2

Kaylin Li

May 30, 2020

In this episode, we interview Indesign model Rishima Tewari. She describes what it's like being a model and what it's like now that the Indesign fashion show is canceled. Check out the other episodes in this series: COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 1: https://lhsepic.com/8004/multimedia/covid-19...

COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 1

COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 1

Audrey Wong

May 30, 2020

In this first episode of the Indesign series of our COVID-19 podcast, we interviewed president Elise Jang, who shares what it is like to plan the show and what their current plans are. Check out the other episodes in this series: COVID-19 podcast: Indesign episode 2: https://lhsepic.com/800...

FBLA

Jasmine Hou and Melissa Chen

May 29, 2020

After months of preparation, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) members had high hopes of success at their annual leadership conference in April, so the conference’s cancellation came as a great disappointment. Before school shut down in response to COVID-19, club members had opportunities ...

AISA

Jasmine Hou and Melissa Chen

May 29, 2020

Energetic dance and singing performances. Upbeat Bollywood music. Delicious food. Performers from all over the Bay Area. These are some of the highlights of the annual cultural showcase Silsilay, which Lynbrook’s American-Indo Student Association (AISA) presents every year during the spring. The ...

Shelter-in-place leads to rise in domestic abuse cases

Shelter-in-place leads to rise in domestic abuse cases

Sloka Suresh and Lillian Fu

May 29, 2020

As countless Americans continue to shelter in place for extended periods of time amid the coronavirus pandemic, the restrictions aimed at keeping them safe have enabled more households to become grounds for domestic abuse. Domestic violence tends to increase whenever families spend extended amounts of...

Having pride in the closet

Having pride in the closet

Alara Dasdan

May 29, 2020

You don’t have to be out to show LGBTQ pride. It was an important lesson that I didn’t take to heart until I was pretty much completely out, for better or for worse. I can’t say whether my experience coming out would have been any easier had I played it safe, but I do know that it would have be...

Interact

Jasmine Hou and Melissa Chen

May 29, 2020

One club that has experienced major changes amidst the COVID-19 crisis is Interact, one of the biggest community service clubs on campus. In response to the stay-at-home order and the general concerns about public health, Interact had to cancel numerous events including several in-person guest speaker...

Animal Services and Protection

Jasmine Hou and Melissa Chen

May 29, 2020

Distancing during quarantine doesn’t just affect human to human contact. Animal and human interactions and socializing have also been somewhat restricted. Animal rescue centers are not considered essential businesses during quarantine, so for Lynbrook’s Animal Services and Protection (ASAP) club, whi...

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