Strike up the band: The appeal of music festivals for Aragon students

May 25, 2017

With their themed clothing lines and eclectic atmosphere, summer music festivals such as “Coachella” and “Bottlerock” seem to take over the internet starting in spring. Music festivals have been around since the 1960s, but in the past few years, they have gained a tremendous amount of traction, partially due to their widespread media coverage. Typically, these festivals set up multiple stages around a large open area and have multiple performers…

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Juul: Students’ favorite, phantom vape

It’s small, discreet, portable, affordable and poses a big threat to anti-smoking campaigns such as #FinishIt and This Free Life ­— it’s called Juul (pronounced jewel), a fitting name for this new, highly popular vape.

April 19, 2017
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Exploring theater beyond Aragon drama

March 9, 2017

Although Aragon puts on a musical and play every year, there are many opportunities to experience other varieties of live theater in the Bay Area. From San Francisco based theater companies like Shorenstein Hays Nederlander (SHN) and the American Conservatory Theater (ACT) to local companies like Hillbarn and high school groups, a wide variety of shows are offered around town. Film and theater are similar art forms, but considering the…

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