The Voice

Valerie Wu
Valerie Wu is a senior at Pres. Her writing has been featured in the Huffington Post, the Mercury News, and the Columbia Political Review, among others. In 2018, she was selected as first place in the Manzanar Committee’s Student Awards Program for her essay on Japanese American internment. Valerie was a speaker and panelist at the 2018 Bay Area Books Festival, where she highlighted the importance of literary representation for people of color.

Valerie Wu, Managing Editor

Mar 13, 2019
Unpaid Internships: Exposure for the Privileged (Story)
Jan 26, 2019
Gentrification in Chinatown: The Commercialization of Chinese New Year (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
“Subtle Asian Traits:” A New Form of Ethnic Unity (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Beauty Trends Around the World: 2018 Edition (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
For Asian Americans, a Debate Over Racial Identity: Perspectives on Affirmative Action (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding North Korea-South Korea Relations (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
‘Searching’ for a Daughter, but Also an Identity (Story)
Aug 30, 2018
The Best Common App Essay You’ll Ever Read (Story)
Aug 23, 2018
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Subverts Racial Tropes for Generations to Come (Story)
May 17, 2018
Allow Criminals to Vote (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Countering Islamophobia Through Education (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
My NSA Agent and I (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Lunar New Year Horoscopes (Story)
Feb 02, 2018
Holding Logan Paul Accountable (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Women’s Advocacy Club Presents a Pad Party (Story)
Dec 09, 2017
The View from Apple Classroom (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
J.K. Rowling Releases Two New Harry Potter Books (Story)
Sep 24, 2017
Countdown of Best Halloween Movies: Scary and Not Scary (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Students Weigh in on Political Discussions at Pres (Story)
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