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Art Spotlight: Dance, Dance, Dance!

Art Spotlight: Dance, Dance, Dance!

Bea Mendoza, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The DHS Dance program is the latest addition to Dublin High School’s impressive array of arts classes. Founded by Mrs. Sabonis last school year, the program consists of two beginner level classes and one intermediate level class (with plans to have an advanced level added soon). A dance class with...

The Magic Club: Striving for Education Through Entertainment

The Magic Club: Striving for Education Through Entertainment

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The Magic Club is a fairly new club on campus with one main goal: education through entertainment. Its meetings are entirely devoted to teaching eager students the magic of, well, magic. Ranging from simple close-up tricks to transporting cards through a glass panel, members will learn a wide variety of tr...

Google Software Engineer Otavio Good Gives a Fascinating Talk to DHS Engineering Students

Google Software Engineer Otavio Good Gives a Fascinating Talk to DHS Engineering Students

Neha Harpanhalli, Senior Student Life Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

On Friday, November 9, 2017, Otavio Good, creator of the mobile translation app Word Lens and a software engineer at Google, gave a talk to approximately 40-50 students in the Dublin High School Engineering and Design Academy. What was unique about this talk was that it was conducted “remotely” (v...

Looking Back at the 2017 Art Show

Looking Back at the 2017 Art Show

Neha Harpanhalli, Senior Student Life Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The Dublin High Art Department showcased student artwork through November 17, 2017, during lunch, in Room N-104. The gallery featured the work of students in AP Studio Art and Intermediate Art classes. Below is a glimpse of what was on display:   ...

GetSet Goes to Google!

GetSet Goes to Google!

Janice Liu and Anvitha Kachinthaya

December 12, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

On Thursday, November 9, a group of fifty girls from the Tri-Valley GETSET program, including about fourteen from Dublin High School, boarded a bus to Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California. The students were taken around the campus, to the statue gardens and the visitor center, and wer...

Support the DHS InvenTeam in their Chipotle Fundraiser!

Support the DHS InvenTeam in their Chipotle Fundraiser!

Janice Liu, Copy Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Community, Student Life

The DHS InvenTeam was one of 15 teams awarded a grant from the Lemelson-MIT Foundation out of a pool of 8,000 teams. The team was awarded a $9,000 grant to build assistive technology for the annual Tri-Valley Special Olympics. The team’s project, Special Olympics Robotic Thrower (SpORT), will help stud...

Julia Ni: Dublin High’s Golf Team at NCS

Julia Ni: Dublin High’s Golf Team at NCS

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Sports, Student Life

On October 30th, six of Dublin High School’s Varsity Girl’s Golf players competed at the North Coast Section (NCS) tournament.   “We placed 4th out of 22 teams! I am so proud of our team for playing so well,” says senior Julia Ni. This spectacular performance is one of the DHS Golf T...

Art Spotlight: Sculpture and Ceramics – A Way To Shape Your Visions

Art Spotlight: Sculpture and Ceramics – A Way To Shape Your Visions

Janice Liu, Copy Editor

December 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Dublin High School offers so many visual art classes, leaving students pondering over which one to take!   Unlike other art classes, Sculpture and Ceramics is the only art class at Dublin High that involves the use of clay, allowing students to express their art in a 3D medium instead of...

Gael Advice: How to Survive Finals Week

Gael Advice: How to Survive Finals Week

Thomas Lim, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s now time to trade in those plates of food for highlighters and flashcards because finals week is coming soon!  The last obstacle before the treasured winter break, finals week is often a dreaded time for many. However, the juniors and seniors have some words of ...

Get Ready DHS… It’s One Acts Season Again!

Get Ready DHS… It’s One Acts Season Again!

Catherine Capretta, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year again… it’s One Acts season! The 2017-2018 One Acts will feature performances directed by upperclassmen Noah Bradley, Nicki Butler, William Burgess, Simonne Campos, Trevor Haar, Kaitlyn Hamann, Rosemarie Hughes, and Collier Stafford.   Like all...