September 19, 2019

Gunn Side Lands is happening this Thursday and Friday. Come out to the Quad for music, dance, stand-up and more.

Are you interested in taking the Physics Olympiad test? This is the first step toward joining the U.S. Physics Team, representing our country in international competition. Gunn students can take the exam in January at Foothill at no cost. The sign-up deadline is in early December. Go to for more information.

Castilleja School invites Gunn students to their “White-Out” themed upper school dance this Friday, 8-11pm at Castilleja’s gym. Guests are encouraged to wear anything white. Admission is $5 with a current high school ID.

If you missed getting your photo taken in August, you have one more chance! Next Monday, photographers will be in Spangenberg Auditorium lobby 8am-1:30pm. If you’re getting a re-take and already ordered a picture packet, please bring that with you.

Did you miss Fall Club Day? Not to worry! You can still join any of our awesome clubs. Just attend a meeting anytime. Clubs are listed at

The Gunn Culture Connection Club is looking for Japanese, Chinese, Korean, French, Spanish, and other language Speakers who are interested in translating for volunteer hours. We translate many district documents such as the Gunn Connection and many miscellaneous newsletters. We meet every other Friday in room N-103. If you are interested, please email the co-presidents, George Cai and Angela Guo at [email protected]

Student photos and Day Planners are available for pickup in the Student Activities Center. If you already purchased an ASB Membership Card or Lightning Pass, come to the SAC to have your card punched so you can take advantage of discounts for sports events, dances, apparel and other Gunn activities. ASB Membership cards are still on sale. Buy yours at or go to the Student Activities Center.

Our Homecoming theme this year is “A Trip to Costco.” Watch the video at Order a Homecoming Spirit Shirt at the SAO or at the online Titan Web Store before this Friday. They’re only $15.

The Academic Center is desperately in need of student tutors! If you want to earn community service hours and sharpen your knowledge by teaching another, email [email protected] or stop by the AC next to the library. If you have a B prep period and can tutor French 2, please come to the Academic Center right away and become a tutor. Apply in Room D-2, or log onto and create an account. Do the same if you can tutor Spanish 2 or above and are available Tuesday or Thursday after school. Also, An AP Japanese tutor is needed, so if you can help, please come to the Academic Center!