Out of this world— Senior Heidi Chang sketches a draft of her doodle which depicts her vision of space exploration and general advances in technology. Photo taken by Melody Kang

Google Your Graphic: Students Enter the Doodle for Google Competition

By Aren Kalash Flying cars. Teleportation. Time travel. A cure for cancer. World peace. Kanye for President. For this year’s Doodle 4 Google art competition, students in kindergarten to twelfth grade were given the prompt, “What I see for the future…”. In its ninth year hosting the competition, Google offers a wide range of prizes[…]

It’s a Jungle out There­­—Mowgli and Baloo float down the river in a scene depicted in this official movie posterAren Kalash

I Wanna Be Like New: Disney’s Jungle Book Remake

By Aren Kalash From its lush artificially created environments to its frighteningly realistic anthropomorphic animals, Disney’s live-action, computer-generated imagery (CGI) remake of the 1967 classic animated film and adaptation of the 1894 novel by Rudyard Kipling, The Jungle Book, succeeds in captivating viewers of all ages. Its wondrously detailed backgrounds and lifelike creatures in addition[…]