The Epitaph

From my POV: Family is never lost

From my POV: Family is never lost

By Elaine Huang

April 29, 2020

Family is most commonly defined as a group of people united by the ties of marriage, blood or adoption. When one talks about their family, it usually consists of their spouse, parents, children or siblings. Although most children are born into loving homes, some are forced to seek another family outside ...

New normal

New normal

By Amber Birrell

April 10, 2020

Family. They have been there since day one. They are the people who support you when you go through hardships and celebrate your accomplishments with you. Today, the definition of family has shifted from simply meaning people who share your DNA. Adoption  Adoption gives people an opportunity to be a paren...

Parent, student dynamic enhanced during lockdown

Due to COVID-19, many families are ordered to stay home, where they complete their work and school as well as spend some family time.

By Seoyoung Hwang and Christine Kim

April 9, 2020

Due to the shelter-in-place order set in place by the state of California, many parents have been forced to work from home, either due to work closures or having to look after their kids because of school closures.  Freshman Mae Richardson said she and her entire family have had to stay home due to ...

Family: a myriad of meanings

Family: a myriad of meanings

By Ritaja Subrahmanya

April 8, 2020

Human beings need connection. The connections formed from friendships and community often evolve into something else: a family. However, a family can be so much more than the traditional definition.  “Family is a group of people that live with you in your heart,” freshman Leslie Gray said. “E...