Author Archives: McKayla Castigador

COVID-19 changed the way we go to the store

By McKayla Castigador  Staff Writer Across the United States, some people have changed the way they live their lives because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Due to public safety, Santa Clara County recently extended stay-at-home orders through May. Within San Jose, there are many people that still go outside.  However, the way they live their lives has now been influenced by

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The coronavirus outbreak is opening wounds of racism and xenophobia

By McKayla Castigador Opinion Columnist The novel coronavirus outbreak is opening the wounds of racism and xenophobia towards Asian people. As an Asian-American girl, my culture has influenced the way I view myself. I never expected that the way I look as an Asian-American would change a person’s interaction with me. At this point of time, the way I look

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