United Sciences hosts annual Science Field Day

Mark Keppel’s United Sciences Club hosted their annual Science Field Day on March 18th. The competition included 22 different contests for middle school contestants. Seven middle schools participated in the contest, which had different fields of science. The contests mirrored…
Full interview with Tammi Matsukiyo

1.  Could you please tell me a bit about yourself (current school and grade, hobbies, etc) [I am a] sophomore in college, play[ed] basketball (played 4 years varsity at Mark Keppel, went to CIF State Finals), [and] I have a…
The return of Kong on Skull Island

Another remake of the popular 36-foot tall gorilla-like monster was released on March 10th, 2017. Kong: Skull Island is a 2017 American monster film directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts and written by Dan Gilroy, Max Connolly, based a story by John…
Sleep paralysis: the horrors of sleeping

As the name implies, sleep paralysis is a phenomenon when the human body is unable to move upon waking up or just before sleeping. Sleep paralysis is classified as parasomnia, or unwanted occurrence that is associated with sleep. The most common…
Logan: the last of Hugh Jackman as Wolverine

Directed by James Mangold, the Logan movie opened on March 3, 2017 all across the United States. Logan is the Wolverine movie that many fans have long awaited. It is repleted with a heavy dose of R-rated violence, profanities, and…
Spring Rally showcases spring sports and dance performances

Each year, Mark Keppel holds a spring rally to acknowledge the seniors involved with spring sports. Keppel held its 2017 Spring Rally at Palm Court during lunch on March 10. Seniors of seven sports- Boy’s Volleyball, Swim, Badminton, Boy’s Tennis,…
‘Good’ Films and Profitable Films

In just five months after release, the science fiction romance film, “Your Name”, surpassed “Spirited Away” as the highest-grossing anime film of all time with its box office of $331.6 million USD. And considering that the film hasn’t even been…