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Colleges are requiring that students get vaccinated

Colleges are requiring that students get vaccinated

Elyssa Lieu, Senior Editor May 27, 2021

The CSU and UC system recently announced that all 2021 students are required to be vaccinated before returning to in-person classes.  The decision applies to all staff, faculty, and students, and will...

Disney opened up almost all attractions and restaurants. They also opened up all stores with limited capacity.

Disneyland reopens to California

River Johnson, Junior Editor May 27, 2021

For the past 14 months or so, just about everything has been closed because of the pandemic. Restaurants, businesses, schools, and much more. Along with so many other indefinite closings, Disneyland, one...

Around 26.5 Million total COVID cases have been recorded in India.

COVID-19 Crisis in India

Soumyasri Rangan, Staff Writer May 24, 2021

Starting in Wuhan, China, the COVID virus has traveled the world. After more than a year of battling against this life-threatening disease, many countries have seen cases drop by the dozens in the last...

The Gucci Fall Winter 2020 Men's Fashion Show included many elements such as a pendulum.

Fall/Winter 2021/22 Menswear Paris Fashion Week breakdown

Albertine Combs, Junior Editor May 24, 2021

Even in the Covid climate, the fashion world has pushed forward into this year with the Fall/Winter 2021/22 Menswear shows for Paris Fashion week.  Paris Fashion Week is a series of presentations via...

Vaccination Cards are given once you get your shot.

Some students are getting vaccinated, how?

Albertine Combs, Junior Editor May 24, 2021

With various COVID-19 vaccines becoming relatively more available, more people are getting vaccinated, even some students at Amador. However, there are different qualifications that need to be met for...

The Newest Americans

The Newest Americans

Albertine Combs, Junior Editor May 24, 2021

The long tale of sacrifice and courage is not an unfamiliar tale in America’s foundation, as it was built from the lives of immigrants looking for a better life. In today’s world, “immigrants get...

Having been (and still somewhat) isolated at home for so long, more families and adults feel capable bringing a furry friend into their homes.

Dog adoptions have increased since covid hit

David Cease and Auguste McDaniel May 21, 2021

Pet adoption has seen a major boost over the COVID-19 pandemic. Many people have been turning to furry friends for company while, in the meantime, giving cats and dogs a loving home.  Since the COVID-19...

With possibilities of the Covid-19 pandemic becoming an endemic, the world is far from the herd immunity threshold.

The world may never reach herd immunity — here’s why

Leila Touati, Senior Editor May 16, 2021

In a recent New York Times article, Andrés R. Martínez writes that the world, especially the United States, may need to learn how to live with the virus, as the hope for ‘herd immunity,’ the point...

Microsoft is changing the default font

Microsoft is changing the default font

Sierra Deaver, Staff Writer May 6, 2021

Microsoft is changing its default font from Calibri to something new, after 14 years. To help them decide on a new font, they’ve requested that people on the internet choose which font they like best...

On March 30, 2021, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the 2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices.

2020 Human Rights Report

Soumyasri Rangan, Staff Writer May 2, 2021

On March 30, 2021, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the 2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. It covered Worker Rights including forced and child labor, as well as discrimination...

Biden's cabinet is ready for anything that comes it's way.

Meet Biden’s Cabinet

Casey Chang, Infographics Editor-in-Chief April 26, 2021

The United States President’s Cabinet has always held the imperative role of advising him. Looking at Biden’s Cabinet, one can see that it is the most diverse in our country's history. This will be...

45 mass shootings occurred in the US in just one month.

45 Mass shootings in the US over one month span

Kennedy Mayo, Staff Writer April 26, 2021

The US has reported an alarming number of 45 mass shootings in the last month. A mass shooting is an incident in which "four or more [are] shot and/or killed in a single event (incident), at the same...

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