Headspace: Part VI: Resources — Help is here for those who need it

May 25, 2017

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, more than one in five teens experience a severe mental disorder. Yet, the Office of Adolescent Health reports only about 40 percent of the three million teenagers suffering from depression sought help in 2015, suggesting that most people deal with their condition alone, either because of stigma or not knowing about available resources. At Aragon Aragon has three health and wellness therapists….

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Biotech 3-4 Field Trip to the Botanical Gardens

This year, the Biotech 3-4 class and biology teacher Katherine Ward worked with alumni biologist Tim Wong from the California Academy of Sciences to research propagation methods for the California pipevine, the only plant the Bay Area native Pipevine Swallowtail butterfly uses as habitat.

May 22, 2017
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Master of None: The Jack of all Trades

May 22, 2017

A year and a half after the premiere of the first season of “Master of None,” Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang finally released the long awaited second season of the show on May 12, 2017. Much of the season was filmed in Italy, where Ansari was working, so the second season of the show featured a cultural twist. The creators, Ansari and Yang, did extensive research in order to accurately…

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Aragon puts on third-annual Color Dyephoon

May 19, 2017

Aragon’s center court exploded into a storm of red, blue, green and yellow on May 13 at 8 p.m. The shirts became endless varieties of tie-dye. Colored powder flew from cups into the air, on clothes and in the hair of joyful students. This was Aragon’s Color Dyephoon, the last dance of the school year. The Color Dyephoon is less like a formal dance such as prom or homecoming and…

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