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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
Foothill College president ousted mid-year amid conflict with faculty
Foothill President Thuy Nguyen is out of a job, with the district's board voting Monday not to renew her contract. Internal strife and a "no confidence vote" from the academic senate preceded the decision.
[Tuesday, October 26, 2021]

Palo Alto Unified maps out short- and long-term plans for Cubberley
After years of uncertainty and community brainstorming, the Palo Alto Unified School District is closing in on a plan for its portion of Cubberley Community Center, the rundown 35-acre former high school in south Palo Alto.
[Wednesday, October 20, 2021]

Youth's input on state government sought at Marc Berman's town hall
Young people have a chance to share their thoughts with state Assembly member Marc Berman, D-Menlo Park, at a youth town hall that the California legislator is hosting this Wednesday.
[Monday, October 18, 2021]

Stanford requires COVID-19 vaccines for all employees
Stanford is requiring all employees, whether working remotely or from the office, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Dec. 8, unless they have a medical or religious accommodation.
[Monday, October 11, 2021]

Stratford School gets restraining order against neighbor accused of shooting air rifle at student
Stratford School Palo Alto has secured a temporary restraining order against a man accused of shooting a student with a BB gun last month.
[Friday, October 1, 2021]

Stanford announces plan to buy Notre Dame de Namur's 50-acre Belmont campus
Stanford University has reached an agreement to "work toward" purchasing Notre Dame de Namur University's campus in Belmont, both universities announced on Tuesday.
[Wednesday, September 29, 2021]

Woman released from jail in plea deal for 2016 stabbing death
A Palo Alto woman who was charged with murder for allegedly stabbing her sister-in-law 41 times in 2016 reached a plea deal last week and has been released from jail.
[Tuesday, September 28, 2021]

As Foothill reopens its campus, a quarter of the students return in person
Classes are back in session on Foothill College's campus this fall, but the majority of students are still learning remotely as the Los Altos Hills community college phases in its reopening.
[Thursday, September 23, 2021]

Stanford welcomes largest-ever incoming class as university reopens
Thousands of Stanford students have returned to campus for face-to-face classes for the fall quarter, which began Monday. This marks the first time since the pandemic hit that in-person instruction is the norm.
[Monday, September 20, 2021]

Public asked to weigh in on community college board redistricting effort
The Foothill-De Anza Community College District is asking the public for input on how to draw boundary lines dividing the district into areas from which its board of trustees will be elected.
[Monday, September 13, 2021]