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The Powderpuff Game, A Fun, Energetic Evening

The Powderpuff Game, A Fun, Energetic Evening

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

May 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

This Friday, May 11th, Dublin High School students took a break from the stress of ap testing and finals to have some fun at the annual powderpuff game. The powderpuff game is a football game between a senior and junior team. The twist, however, is that the girls play football while the boys cheer f...

DHS Enjoys The Spring (and Potentially Final) Carnival!

DHS Enjoys The Spring (and Potentially Final) Carnival!

Danielle Tran and Mandy Tran

May 16, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

May 4th, 2018, was a rather exciting day for Dublin High. Not only was it the conclusion to the traditional Greek Week, it was also the final All-Out Gael Force of the year. However, the reason most students had this date marked on their calendar was because of the highly-anticipated Spring Carnival. While this eve...

Senior Word Search

Senior Word Search

Mandy Tran, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018


Filed under Community, Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

We're all sad to see our favorite seniors graduate but here's a fun senior-themed word search to keep your mind off finals and graduation. ...

Alex Cappa’s Journey to the NFL

Alex Cappa’s Journey to the NFL

Kyle Shi, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

Alex Cappa received the call of a lifetime from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers notifying him that he was being drafted as the 94th pick. Cappa described this feeling as “amazing… a long-awaited call and definitely something I’ve dreamed about.” Cappa has had a long journey to make it to the NFL, starting...

Disgruntled DHS Student Holds Mirror Up to Admin

Disgruntled DHS Student Holds Mirror Up to Admin

BidJan Aminian, Club Adviser

May 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

On May 7th, administration sent out a letter to parents and students hitting on five main points: 1) Be a good neighbor, 2) Take care of our school, 3) Stay in the game 4) Attendance 5) Take care of selves and others. All of these are great tips, and great reminders for the student body, but one student...

Individuality and Well-being: Values to Acquire

Individuality and Well-being: Values to Acquire

Lilyann Day, Guest Writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

Lilyann Day currently attends DHS and part of the class of 2020. The following was a speech written by her and delivered to her classmates in English class. Asian countries are well known for valuing intelligence, competition, and perfection. Sometimes, these values are taken too seriously as many ...

Urinetown: The Musical – Hilarious, Witty, and All-Around Incredible!

Urinetown: The Musical – Hilarious, Witty, and All-Around Incredible!

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

“Welcome to Urinetown! No, not the place of course. The musical.” Thus begins a night of adventure and romance, of satire and wit, of intense dance numbers and amazing vocalists. Urinetown: The Musical was certainly an enjoyable performance for all those who came to see it. While the title itself was ...

Student Spotlight: Willow Coughlan

Student Spotlight: Willow Coughlan

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life

A talented actress, diligent student, karate teacher, and now, a passionate activist? Meet Willow Coughlan, a freshman here at Dublin High School, whose kindness and positivity brings smiles to just about everybody’s faces. Coughlan is actively involved in the DHS Drama Department, having just worked a...

The Wait is Over: Dublin’s Newest Community Attraction, Sean Diamond Park, Opens

The Wait is Over: Dublin’s Newest Community Attraction, Sean Diamond Park, Opens

Anvitha Kachinthaya, Entertainment Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

On Saturday, April 28, nearly 500 members of Dublin’s community came out to celebrate the inauguration of Dublin’s 20th park, Sean Diamond Park. Named in honor of Staff Sergeant Sean Diamond, a soldier and Dublin resident who was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq, the park serves as a testament ...

Heathers at Las Positas: What’s Their Damage? Quite a Lot.

Heathers at Las Positas: What’s Their Damage? Quite a Lot.

Manasa Ayyala and Riya Chopra

May 7, 2018


Filed under Community, Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

In the world of drama, there are comedies, there are tragedies, and there is Heathers: The Musical. Not quite one or the other, this (very) black comedy doesn’t hesitate to toe (and cross) the line of political correctness, and it certainly doesn’t shy away from tough topics. Still, this high-sc...