The Epitaph

BOTC Dance Highlights

By Steven Lefaive and Claire Torii

March 24, 2019


Filed under Claire Torii, LIFESTYLES, MULTIMEDIA, Steven Lefaive, Videos

https://youtu.be/glIeT4f_wUs

Movie Literate: Broaden cultural horizons through foreign films

Movie Literate: Broaden cultural horizons through foreign films

By Claire Torii

March 4, 2019


Filed under Claire Torii, ENTERTAINMENT, Movies

“I’m not really in the mood to read subtitles right now,” is a common phrase whenever I try to convince my friends to watch some of my favorite foreign films. A lot of the time, I want to show them the French and Japanese films that I grew up on and that helped me embrace my mixed-race identity, and informed me about When I’m faced w...

Club application process poses bias

Club application process poses bias

By Eden Pollitt and Claire Torii

February 28, 2019


Filed under Claire Torii, Eden Pollitt, OPINION

As a group of us -- mostly underclassmen who bothered to showed up -- shuffled into the field house, we sat in the middle of the gym floor and were given a rubric from which we were expected to score each club application video that was being shown. After each video, legislators and club presidents we...

Sports Soundbites: Girls Soccer Commentary

By Claire Torii

January 29, 2019


Filed under Claire Torii, MULTIMEDIA, Videos, Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQey1ZY_rpo

Movie Literate: How quality animated films transcend age

By Claire Torii

October 27, 2018


Filed under Claire Torii, ENTERTAINMENT, Movies

Everyone remembers their first movies. Maybe not their very first movie, maybe not the date and time, but a memory of a blur of colors and scenes that provoked you to beg your parents to press play on the DVD player one more time. For many of us, those movies were animated films. For me, it was “Mulan,” “Finding Nemo”...

Indopak tryouts for prospective dancers make modifications

By Claire Torii

October 27, 2018


Filed under Claire Torii, NEWS

The Indian dance team and club, Indopak, has recently amended the try-out process to ensure better time commitments from members, as well as promote inclusivity according to club Officer and sophomore Saniya Kotwal. The first change to the try-out process was requiring those who tried out to sign contr...

Varsity Football: Los Gatos vs. HHS

By Claire Torii

September 28, 2018


Filed under Claire Torii, Fall Sports, MULTIMEDIA, SPORTS, Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Nz-Tjh2A70&t=17s