The Silvertip

Illustration by Laura Rico-Zarate

Burnout becomes increasingly prevalent in the lives of adults and teenagers

Story by Josette Rivera, Staff Writer February 12, 2019

   Life for a teenager is often stressful, hectic and tiring; when a student manages to keep their life together, peers look onto them as models to follow. However, when it comes to balancing difficult...

The pain and struggle behind letting go of a toxic friend

The pain and struggle behind letting go of a toxic friend

Story by Brenda Camacho, Staff Writer February 6, 2019

  Upon entering kindergarten, students immediately begin to develop friendships and find companions amongst their peers. Finding a like-minded yet different individual that one could confide in was...

Illustration by Laura Rico-Zarate

Not all Californians are eager to jump on the bullet train bandwagon

Story by Hannah Larson, Grizzly Den Editor January 29, 2019

The never-ending issue of politics and dollar signs is popping up again, and the problem is centered on a high-speed rail designed to run between San Francisco and Los Angeles. While some Californians...

Illustration by Laura Rico-Zarate

Living with zero tolerance for trash

Story by Salma Ramirez, Co-Editor in Chief January 22, 2019

Imagine going a day without single-use plastic and non-compostable waste; you can’t brush your teeth, eat school lunch or chew a stick of gum. Simple tasks are almost impossible to complete without the...

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