“I got into Stanford,” were the words that undeniably and irreversibly changed the course of Senior Birukti Tsige’s life as she spoke them to her
Author: Rebeca Pereira
Rebeca Pereira, Editor in Chief of The Blue and Gold, is entering her third year in the class and her fourth, and last, year of high school. In spite of the immense responsibility inherent in senior year, Pereira remains optimistic, knowing she can rely on the solidarity of her friends and the guidance of her teachers. Apart from the relationships she’s built, Pereira appreciates most her time spent leading MHS’s Feminism Club and volunteering as a peer tutor with MTEC. Extracurricularly, Pereira enjoys listening and playing music, reading both novels and news articles, watching late night and stand-up comedy, and a her new hobby, cooking. She’s also active in her religious community and plans to carry her interests and activities with her to college, where she plans to study either Journalism or International Relations.
Sebastian Romani is the Social Media Coordinator of the Class of 2019. He expresses that being a part of the student council “has been one