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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
Sleeping man, found with stolen loaded gun in car, arrested
Police arrested a man earlier this week for allegedly possessing a stolen semi-automatic handgun that was loaded and equipped with a high-capacity magazine in downtown Palo Alto.
[Thursday, June 30, 2022]

Palo Alto school board votes to resume Zoom commenting in the fall
By a split vote of 3-2, the Palo Alto school board decided on Tuesday to resume allowing remote comments via Zoom starting at the first meeting of next school year.
[Wednesday, June 22, 2022]

Castilleja's Class of 2022 celebrates reaching the finish line
Castilleja School's Class of 2022 marked its graduation on Saturday, June 4, with an on-campus ceremony that included remarks both on the students' time in high school and on what lies ahead.
[Saturday, June 11, 2022]

School board forms committee to study public comment, doesn't restore remote commenting just yet
The school board decided to wait until its next meeting on June 21 to decide whether to reinstate remote commenting in the interim.
[Wednesday, June 8, 2022]

Man strikes woman with wooden stick, steals her cellphone
A woman was walking her dog along the edge of Stanford's campus near Town & Country Village on Monday when a man hit her multiple times with a wooden stick and took her phone, police said.
[Tuesday, June 7, 2022]

School board to consider future of remote public commenting
After losing the option to participate in school board meetings over Zoom earlier this spring, the public could get that alternative back, with the board set to consider remote commenting on Tuesday.
[Monday, June 6, 2022]

In their own words: Gunn, Paly students reflect on the peaks and valleys of their high school experiences
As a way to hear from the class of 2022, we asked graduating seniors rapid-fire questions about their time in high school. They shared their favorite memory, where they see themselves in 10 years and more.
[Friday, June 3, 2022]

Gunn's Class of 2022 marks graduation with reflections on the value of community, togetherness
After three school years spent adapting to the coronavirus pandemic, Gunn High's Class of 2022 gathered together on Wednesday to celebrate their graduation and reflect on all that the past four years have encompassed.
[Wednesday, June 1, 2022]

Palo Alto Unified launches new plan to boost mental health services
By employing mental health staff directly, school district administrators hope to create a program that is collaborative and able to more quickly adapt to changing circumstances.
[Friday, May 27, 2022]

Rising COVID-19 infections hit Palo Alto schools
Local schools are seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases, mirroring trends seen across Santa Clara County and in many parts of the U.S.
[Friday, May 20, 2022]