My top 10 albums of high school San Jose, Calif. – High school can be described as many things, like a place to learn or a place to loathe, but for me […]
Class of 2022
Co-Editor In Chief
Tara has been in Journalism since her Freshman year at Silver Creek and It's helped her find a passion for writing. For fun she is relatively outdoors-y and enjoys hiking and rock climbing. She also has a vaguely concerning addiction to coffee, so much so that if she does not fall into student debt after high school, she will become broke from $7 hand pours.
"We tell ourselves stories in order to live" - Joan Didion
The art of pants
Santiago Alarcon photo by Tara Nguyen SAN JOSE, CALIF.–“I normally attach a Beanie Baby that I clip onto my belt loop everyday, that’s a little unorthodox,” said Santiago Alarcon, a sophomore skateboarder […]
The Mara Show: Valentine’s day edition
In this episode of The Mara Show, Mindy and Tara explore the lands of love (because they are apparently SO qualified). They talk about the history of the holiday as well as […]
How to NOT study for finals.
Transcript Preview: Mindy (00:01)I don’t know how to start. Tara (00:02) Hi, Mindy. Mindy (00:03)Hi, Tara. Okay, guys, this is our first ever podcast ever, I said ever already. Mindy (00:11)I’m in […]
Varsity Raiders bring home the Orchard Axe against the Evergreen Valley Cougars
Last Thursday, our Silver Creek Raiders faced off against our longtime rival, the Evergreen Valley Cougars. Being one of the most anticipated games of the season for the Orchard Axe, the Raiders […]
Senior Staff: Nhi Huynh
This is Nhi’s first year in journalism and last year at Silver Creek so I really wanted to sit down and have a chat with her. To be honest, she and I […]
Travelling in a Pandemic: Honolulu, Hawaii
The last time I was in Oahu, Hawaii I was about 5 years old. It was 2009, and the only thing I can seem to remember from that trip were the double […]
On Making a Difference: Jennifer Villarreal
Growing up in the Bay Area but also from an immigrant household, many of us can relate to the intense work-ethic that was often ingrained in us from the jump. Like most, […]
Drama Presents: The Great Gatsby
“The show must go on!” Is a phrase embraced deeply when it comes to the Silver Creek Drama department. Although we may not be in person to see our performers on stage, […]
Will the Sharks be Forced out of San Jose?
On November 12, 2020, the San Jose Sharks released an open letter to fans regarding the development around SAP Center which may cause the team to move elsewhere. The main concern with […]