California’s game-changing law allows payment of college athletes

Illustration credit: Loki Olin
October 29, 2019

On Monday, Sep. 30, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed SB-206, a bill that will allow athletes at California colleges to profit off the commercial use of their names, images, and likenesses. Newsom...

San Francisco and The Urban School strive to meet Zero Waste goal by 2020

November 16, 2017

In August, 2017, the San Francisco Department of Environment and Recology announced that items once considered waste, including plastic bags and plastic wrap, can now be recycled. The Department of Environment...

What happens if you Google crazy state laws

Infographic showing some of the strange state laws in the US, made by Kian Nassre, Head of Infographics.
April 25, 2017

It all began when I heard something bizarre on an old episode of Bones: apparently premarital sex is illegal in Virginia. My first thought was no way. There is no way that in the 21st century, the state...

An abbreviated introduction to 2016 propositions

A short digest outlining the most important propositions for the 2016 California General Election.
October 25, 2016
"it is essential not to grow apathetic toward civic engagement"
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