Graduates return from four-years, transfer to COM

Michaela Ravasio

December 9, 2011

Filed under Culture, Lifestyles

For some Redwood graduates, College of Marin provides a second chance at choosing the right college. Every year, some students leave part way through their time at a four-year university to return home and attend COM. Many...

Performer juggles multiple musical activities

Liza Rodler

November 16, 2011

Filed under Culture, Lifestyles

Senior Austin Smith has found his voice. Between singing a cappella, performing in Micetro, and playing with a band, Smith juggles a variety of performing arts. Smith said his musical career began before he could speak, w...

Accutane: A last resort risking serious side effects

Michaela Ravasio

October 7, 2011

Filed under Culture, Lifestyles, Other

After “Julia” spent two years unsuccessfully experimenting with several different acne treatments, she decided to try Accutane, a powerful medication for severe acne. Accutane is taken in the form of a pill and uses Vitamin...

Marijuana impairs drivers, but does it endanger them?

Max Friend

September 29, 2011

Filed under Culture, Lifestyles

On nights that “Jessica” is the designated driver for her friends, she would never consider having even one sip of alcohol. A few hits of marijuana, on the other hand, is a totally different story. The fact that marijuana...

Waldorf students reflect on learning environments

Sophie Epstein

September 20, 2011

Filed under Culture, Lifestyles

After senior Emmanuel Blanchard-Kabat’s first day at Redwood in 2008, he went straight home and stared at the wall, left speechless by the 1,500 students swarming the hallways. “I could not even fathom the amount of children...