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Zoe Morgan

Staff Writer, Palo Alto Weekly / PaloAltoOnline.com and Mountain View Voice

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About Zoe
Zoe Morgan joined the Palo Alto Weekly and Mountain View Voice in 2021. She covers education, youth and families, with a focus on using data to tell compelling stories. She previously worked as an education reporter at the Los Altos Town Crier.

A Mountain View native, Zoe received a dual degree from American University in journalism and public affairs, with a minor in data science. After graduating, she worked at the Grants Pass Daily Courier in Oregon, covering local schools, before returning to California in 2019.
Stories by Zoe
MVLA board considers how to add ethnic studies to graduation requirements
The Mountain View Los Altos Union High School District board faced the complexity involved in changing its graduation requirements at meeting this week, as they move ahead with plans to add an ethnic studies requirement this fall.
[Wednesday, January 11, 2023]

Connecting students with caring adults, Mentor Tutor Connection makes an impact
Los Altos-based nonprofit Mentor Tutor Connection provides hundreds of local students with mentors and tutoring each year, helping to ensure that they have caring adults invested in their future.
[Sunday, January 8, 2023]

As storm hits Mountain View, flooding and downed power lines are reported
As a deluge of wind and rain hit Mountain View and surrounding communities on Wednesday evening, flooding, downed power lines, outages and other disruptions were being reported.
[Wednesday, January 4, 2023]

Mountain View Whisman school board runs into disagreements over electing its leaders
It wasn't picking who will lead the school board that caused controversy, but rather deciding who will be second in command, revealing internal tensions on the board and disagreements over how leadership should be selected.
[Thursday, January 5, 2023]

No one injured after car crashes into downtown Mountain View post office
A car crashed into the downtown Mountain View post office at 211 Hope St. on Saturday afternoon, Dec. 17, but nobody was injured, according to police.
[Saturday, December 17, 2022]

MVLA picks Faillace as president, swears in new members
The high school district's board elected a new president on Thursday night, but it's far from his first time in the position. Phil Faillace has put in more than 25 years on the Mountain View Los Altos board.
[Saturday, December 17, 2022]

Crypto exchange founder Bankman-Fried faces federal fraud charges
Samuel Bankman-Fried, a Bay Area native and son to two Stanford professors, is being federally charged with various counts of fraud in connection to his cryptocurrency exchange FTX.
[Tuesday, December 13, 2022]

Ellen Wheeler honored for two decades on Whisman school board
More than a dozen local leaders turned out on Thursday night, Dec. 8, to honor long-time Mountain View Whisman school board member Ellen Wheeler for her two decades of public service.
[Sunday, December 11, 2022]

Stanford board committee hires former federal judge to lead review into president's research
Stanford's board of trustees has released more information about its plans to investigate President Marc Tessier-Lavigne's research due to allegations about potential scientific misconduct.
[Friday, December 9, 2022]

Stanford to investigate university president's research over scientific misconduct allegations
The review comes after a student news outlet detailed suspected problems with Marc Tessier-Lavigne's research papers.
[Friday, December 2, 2022]