Group Projects Can Burden Students

Madison Alvarado, Staff Writer

January 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Although many teachers consider group work to be a vital part of the learning experience, it can place unneeded stress on students who end up shouldering most of the work or presenting when other group members have not completed... Read more »

Lamorinda Nudes Dropbox Must Come Down

Sofia Ruiz, Staff Writer

January 9, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

“Like trading cards”? That’s the title of a dropbox site full of explicit pictures of girls from the Lamorinda area. It has been active for several years now, and has over 520 pictures. The link is mostly shared among male... Read more »

Letter to the Editor

November 21, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Dear Readers, We are writing in regard to the article in last month’s Mirador entitled “Righteous House Party Themes.” We acknowledge that the author is entitled to his opinions and has the... Read more »

Is Black Friday Dangerous?

Evan McClure, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving Day in the United States (the fourth Thursday of November), and is often seen as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. In the last decade or so, Black Friday has become the... Read more »

Miramonte Needs Shop Classes

Rebecca Gluck, Staff Writer

November 7, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

At the end of eighth grade, the halls of middle school were abuzz with discussion about which high school classes to sign up for. Amidst the excitement, some students were disappointed to find that Miramonte didn’t offer shop... Read more »