d.tech Caring For Animals

By: Lauren Pineda Have you ever heard of the Animal Rights Club? Maybe you remember their bake sale when d.tech was still at Rollins Road, or more recently, their posters promoting fundraisers. This club, one of d.tech’s more popular, was started last year by Junior Hezekiah Smithstein. Smithstein was first introduced to an animal rights …

Killer Geese

By: Rye Spooner We’re experiencing some new winged company now that we’ve moved into Oracle We’re gonna get straight to the point, we’ve got some neighbors, and I’m not talking about Oracle employees. I’m talking about the geese. While some students may find them cute and cuddly, others are on constant edge from fear of an …

Animals in Belmont Slough Nearing Extinction

By: Jessica Baggott While some animals near the Belmont Slough make themselves known, others tend to blend in. Some of the animals that blend in are even endangered. Oracle employees aren’t the only ones keeping d.tech company. As many students know, there are threatened and endangered species living in our neighboring Belmont Slough. What most …

Q&A with Ken White the Animal Saver

By: Arthur Yu Executive Director/President of the Peninsula Humane Society, Ken White, has almost 40 years of working with and for animals under his belt. After getting a masters degree from San Francisco State University,  he began working with animals through the San Francisco SPCA to develop a curriculum for school children about animals and …