Archive for '2012-2013'

Futurama encourages students to look forward

Futurama encourages students to look forward

Aegis Staff Oakland High students gathered on the school’s basketball courts on May 8, for the Futurama resource fair where vendors informed students about what their colleges and programs offered. Programs ranged from career opportunities such [...]

Love or rights

Love or rights

Supreme Court hears gay marriage cases Bryanna Black Gay marriage is a controversial issue in our society today. In California, two partners of the same gender are not allowed to get married. Same-sex marriage is considered [...]

Food Faire brings international flavor

Food Faire 2013 By: Yoshi Rodriguez-Takada Food Faire 2013 has happened again this year and clubs, sports, and students were excited to eat the various foods that were available at food faire. This year’s Food Faire [...]

Ready to rot

Ready to rot

ESA brings compost bins to O-High By Yoshi Rodriguez-Takada In this year’s Earth Day, on April 22, Oakland High School introduced a new kind of disposal for food waste. The Environmental Science Academy (ESA) received approval [...]

Island living

Island living

ESA trip to Catalina creates passion for science By Yoshi Rodriguez-Takada The Environmental Science Academy (ESA) has returned from their yearly Catalina Island field trip, which lasted from March 31 to April 4. Katie Noonan, the [...]

Social Media Consumes Us

Social Media Consumes Us

By Dominique Dyer How much of your time is spent sitting at a computer or head down, eyes glued to your phone? It seems as the world evolves, so does technology. Technology plays a major part [...]

Danger! Danger!

Danger! Danger!

Gun on campus leads to arrest Javier Lenida On Friday, Feb. 22, an OHS student was arrested on suspicion of bringing a loaded handgun on campus, according to then-principal Jeff Rogers. According to an email that [...]

Grab the shoes and run

Grab the shoes and run

Sneaker theft gives new meaning to “hot shoes” Bryanna Black Air Jordans were one of the top shoe sellers of 2012. Almost everyone is wearing Air Jordans, to school, to parties, everywhere! Air Jordans are selling [...]

Sophomores take CAHSEE

by:Tyler Brown The Oakland High sophomores took the CAHSEE this year at school on Feb. 5 and 6. All students must take the CAHSEE, which stands for California High School Exit Exam, in order to graduate [...]

Valentines Day

By : Ma’Lisa Walker O-High students have mixed feelings about Valentine’s Day. On Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, roses, teddy bears and more were handed out as a sweet gesture from one’s valentine. Valentine’s Day came to [...]