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The Northwood Howler

The Student News Site of Northwood High School

The Northwood Howler

The Student News Site of Northwood High School

The Northwood Howler

Colorism in South Asia and its Impact on Irvine’s community
Colorism in South Asia and its Impact on Irvine’s community
Rhea Gupta, Staff Writer
May 29, 2022
SENIOR NIGHTMARES: Five nights into admissions, college mas-
cots loom over students stressing about the quality of their applications.
We are more than where we will go from here
The Howler Editorial Board
May 27, 2022
Seniors Ethan Chen, Liam Condy, and Luke Garcia joyfully perform as a part of Jazz 1 during the annual Jazz at the Oak event on May 13.
Northwood’s musicians jazz up the night
May 28, 2022

Soft notes floated through the air on a peaceful Friday afternoon,...

HSYAT’s 28th annual Teen Summit event was put together by the hardworking subcommittee comprising YAT staff and high school volunteers.
HSYAT Teen Summit Event
May 20, 2022

With each room decked out in Marvel decorations showcasing favorite...

 Boys Athletics commissioner, Aditya Hari gets the crowd hyped up before a football game.
Changes to appointed positions within Northwood’s ASB
May 4, 2022

Northwood’s ASB will be undergoing changes to both its appointed...

Welcome to NHS Letter
April 12, 2022

Hi future Timberwolves! Welcome to Northwood, the happiest...

Irvine Talks
April 11, 2022

Silently huddled on the grass patch surrounding a dimmed high...

NICE TO MEAT YOU: Ricebunns iconic Salmon and KBBQ Beef Onigiri wrapped up and ready to go!
Fusion Foods at their Finest: Ricebunn
Rachel Yokota, Staff Writer
June 1, 2022

Tucked away in a corner of the Trade Marketplace, Ricebunn serves up a warm fusion of great food and good service.  Ricebunn is a new food stall that...

COMPARE AND CONTRAST: Students measure the change in jaw size from previous human species to their own.
Not Gonna Anthropologize for Enjoying this Class
Diego Moreno, Staff Writer
May 31, 2022

Whether it be eating rice with a spoon, fork or chopsticks, human culture is intricate and ever-changing, even since the times of our parents. This change...

NOT YOUR NORMAL SUPERHERO: Evelyn Wang (Michelle Yeoh) fights with her multiversal martial arts skills.
Everything Everywhere All At Once: A Multiverse Masterpiece
Olivia Cai, Staff Writer
May 22, 2022

In a time where so many possibilities lay at our fingertips yet still seem out of reach, directors Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert’s “Everything Everywhere...

My panda, my choice:  13-year-old Meilin reveals her secret identity to her unsuspecting friend group.
Pixar’s new look through “Turning Red”
Karen Wang, Staff Writer
April 18, 2022

“My panda, my choice,” 13-year-old Meilin Lee said following an argument with her mother regarding the fate of her red panda spirit. Marking an important...

MAY THE COURSE BE WITH YOU: Freshman Dylan Khang swings for gold in a match against Portola High School.
Victory en-golf-s boys golf team in historic undefeated season
Karen Bruce, Staff Writer
May 9, 2022

Chances are you’ve never seen the boys golf team in their element, squinting through the bright California sun at an open expanse of green, looking for...

Role of bench players in sports
Role of bench players in sports
Annie Lee, Staff Writer
May 4, 2022

During athletic competitions, the spotlight is often given to the players with offensive positions who are seen scoring the points, dunking the basketball...

EARNING YOUR DOGS LOVE: Everybody knows that the fastest way to a dogs heart is through food. Not many know that they love to dress up as chefs as well.
How to Celebrate National Pet Month
Kathy Chun, THO Editor-in-Chief
May 28, 2022
If “The Secret Life of Pets” has taught humans anything, it’s that our pets know (and think) much more than we’ve
Squabbling for First: Advertising can’t outcompete other majors like International Relations and Computer Science for the winning title of “most useless major.”
Top Five Majors: Useless Edition
Abigail Fang, Layout Editor
May 20, 2022
May 1. As the date approaches, Northwood seniors are frantically trying to decide between their options for college education.