Diane’s Plan

R osenberg wasn’t looking for a job when Nueva came calling 19 years ago—in fact, the first time she was asked to apply for their Head of School position by a friend who ran a search firm, she’d already half-jokingly told him and other recruiters, “Please don’t call...

Heading into Reality

A t 11:29 am every day, all of the third graders anxiously wait, seconds away from their favorite part of the day: recess. Recess is special for the lower schoolers; they get all sorts of options, from playing at the lawns, playgrounds, library, garden, or forts. This...

Welcome to B Street Books

F rom his perch on a black swivel chair, Lew Cohen greets everyone who walks into downtown San Mateo’s B Street Books.“Hi, hello,” he says. “Are you looking for anything in particular? Well, if you need help, just yell at me.”It was May and a brightly-colored bunting...

Features

A Passing of the dungeon Master torch

As the longest-running D&D game at Nueva wraps up, this article looks to the future of the D&D campaign this group of teachers looks forward to.

Art and Artists—should we separate them?

In the wake of the death of famous artist XXXTentacion, this article examines the controversy around musical artists.

Taking Flight: the journey to college

Written by a senior, this article follows the variations between classes as they apply to college and graduate, especially the growing intensity around the college process.

steminism at Nueva

The student body may be almost 50-50, but why are there so few women in STEM at Nueva—including the faculty? How can we work to support our female students?

Art and Artists—should we separate them?

In the wake of the death of famous artist XXXTentacion, this article examines the controversy around musical artists.

Taking Flight: the journey to college

Written by a senior, this article follows the variations between classes as they apply to college and graduate, especially the growing intensity around the college process.

who is post malone?

Post Malone is a controversial figure in the public eye right now—he may be one of the most popular rappers of our day, but his roots are in appropriation of African-American music.

Coffeehouse Celebrates art and music

This is a look at the first ever Nueva coffeehouse and the stellar performances by Nueva’s musicians.

a sweet emptiness

How much of our motivation to go out to museums, to hang out with our friends, is fueled by social media? How much of our lives are based around photo ops?

nueva re-branding

Nueva’s undergone a serious rebrand in the past year. How and why has this happened? Here are your answers.

the difficulty of defining internet addiction

What does it mean, in this day and age, to be addicted to the internet? And what impacts is this going to have on our lives?

the value of the nueva internship program

Students have spent their summers at valuable internships gaining work experience.

nueva re-branding

Nueva’s undergone a serious rebrand in the past year. How and why has this happened? Here are your answers.

the difficulty of defining internet addiction

What does it mean, in this day and age, to be addicted to the internet? And what impacts is this going to have on our lives?

the value of the nueva internship program

Students have spent their summers at valuable internships gaining work experience.