Daniela Laborinho Schwartz Editor in Chief

Daniela is a senior at Redwood who is excited to be Editor in Cheif of the Bark this year. She likes the beach, water related sports, learning about different cultures, and eating Portuguese pastries.

Contact Daniela Laborinho Schwartz: dschwartz@redwoodbark.org.


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Victory results in an unprecedented 5-0 record for girls’ varsity basketball

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Seconds tick away on the clock. Little time is left in the second quarter, but the girls’ varsity basketball team shows no sign of deceleration. Senior Nicki Yang steals the ball from an opposing player and dribbles down the court on a fast break, finishing with a layup, and giving her team a 12-point halftime […]

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Strong bond helps girls’ basketball succeed

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Varsity Girls’ Basketball season preview With a senior-laden roster and strong off-court friendships, the girls’ varsity basketball team is taking a familial approach this season with hopes that its improved chemistry will lead to on-court success. “If you walked into the team room before one of our practices you might be a little overwhelmed with […]

Prop 67: vote yes and ban the bag

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After you’ve checked out at your local grocery store, the cashier has surely asked you, “Do you want a plastic bag?” You probably already know that plastic is harmful to the environment, or that you should have brought a reusable bag, but the long-lasting effects are more drastic than you might imagine. Plastic doesn’t go away. […]

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Discussions on racism initiate student awareness to a pressing issue of race equality

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  On Sept. 26, roughly 300 students crowded into the small gym during Advisory, expressions of confusion and concern upon their faces. On Sept. 27, seven staff members and three students spared an hour after school to focus on Redwood’s future plans involving racism. Two days later, on Sept. 29, 36 attentive students came together […]

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Friday night jazz in Marin Country Mart creates a relaxing environment for all ages

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Audience members reflect on their experience at Jazz Night in the Marin Country Mart, Larkspur Landing. At six o’clock on a warm and inviting Friday night in Larkspur Landing, Marin County Mart’s weekly jazz music fills the outdoor mall, attracting families and elderly people with a free live performance. The Stanford Barnett Trio played a […]

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March Bark Beats

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I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It The 1975 The 1975’s new album emphasizes exciting ‘80s style grooves, electro sounds and a touch of gospel. In the album, lead singer Matt Healy reflects on our society by adding references to social media and fame. Their first […]

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Redwood students take advantage of multitude of classes offered by College of Marin

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Students at Redwood take a wide variety of College of Marin (COM) courses, ranging from Abnormal Psychology to Race Gender and Sexuality in the Media. According to Gina Longo, the administrative Assistant to the Dean of Enrollment Services at COM, the number of high school students enrolled in courses each semester has increased since the […]

Gatorade provided workout snacks, such as energy bars, to winter athletes this past week as a part of the "G" Series Week.

Gatorade provides students with free products as part of “G” Series Week

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Gatorade sponsored “G” Series Week at Redwood, providing winter athletes free pre-workout and post-workout snacks during the week of Jan. 11-15. Due to Redwood’s large purchase of Gatorade products within the athletic department, it qualified to take part in the “G” week, which included a 10-minute nutrition overview by a Gatorade representative, followed by the […]

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Free music lessons after school

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The Redwood music department sponsored free after school music lessons to students from October through November for the fourth consecutive year.   Thanks to financing from the Music Boosters, a parent fundraising group, the music department has been able to hire professional musicians to teach students through hour-long lessons in guitar, trumpet and other instruments. […]

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Girls’ JV volleyball suffers first loss of the season against MC

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The girls’ JV volleyball team suffered their first loss of the season on Wednesday against rival Marin Catholic after a competitive and fast-paced game. The Giants played an aggressive and energetic three-set game against their greatest competition yet. In the first set, the Redwood girls prevailed with a score of 25-24, but despite their fierce […]