Thursday, June 24, 2021

News

Oakland Tech Students Host a Symbolic Walk4Water

Two Oakland Tech environmental clubs are joining forces this spring to tackle an issue that affects billions of people each year -- the global...

OUSD Agrees to Full Fall Reopening as Students Begin Return to Class

Following extensive negotiations between the Oakland Unified School District Board of Education (OUSD) and the Oakland Education Association (OEA), district officials have announced the...

Tech Seniors Reflect on the Past Year of Virtual Learning and Respond to Recent Graduation Updates

Oakland Tech teachers and staff have hosted school remotely since March of 2020. While schedules seemed to be scattered during the beginning, a structure...

India Suffers Unprecedented Surge in COVID-19 Cases

In the past week, the COVID-19 crisis in India has grown to become the largest outbreak in the world. Each day averages 400,000 new...

Biden Augments Refugee Cap to 62,500 After Facing Swift Criticism

In President Biden’s first one hundred days in office, the newly-appointed U.S. leader has faced harsh criticism for his inaction on the refugee situation...

Myanmar Military Coup Deposes Leaders

On the morning of February 1st, 2021, the Burmese military detained members of Myanmar’s governing party the National League for Democracy in a coup...

Attacks Against Asian American Community Members Increase in the Bay Area

Recently, A horrifying video captured Vicha Ratanapakdee, 84, being violently shoved to the ground by a young man while going for a walk in...

Plans for Student Housing in People’s Park Has Received Backlash

Large groups have recently been rallying at People's Park in Berkeley to protest UC Berkeley's plans for a sixteen story student and community member...