The Dublin Shield

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker Discusses Her Policies

Assemblywoman Catharine Baker Discusses Her Policies

Kyle Shi, Community Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under California, Community, Showcase, World

This article should not be considered an endorsement of Catharine Assemblywoman Baker’s platforms or campaign and merely seeks to provide students an opportunity to learn about the assemblywoman’s platforms. While The Dublin Shield also reached out to Rebecca Bauer-Kahan’s campaign for a similar interview, ...

Faculty Spotlight: An Inside Peek on the HUB’s New Programs, and the Person Who’s Making it All Happen

Faculty Spotlight: An Inside Peek on the HUB’s New Programs, and the Person Who’s Making it All Happen

Danielle Tran, Student Life Editor

October 20, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Whether it be before school, during lunch, or any GAEL period, there is one destination that is practically guaranteed to have a few (if not a few hundred) Dublin High School students flitting about: the HUB. While initially appearing to be any other high school library, the HUB offers a number of addi...

One Last Event: The 2018 Homecoming Dance

One Last Event: The 2018 Homecoming Dance

Sahand Adibnia, Staff Writer

October 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

At 7:00 PM on Saturday, September 29, 2018, the students of Dublin High School all gathered in the sports complex to party the night away for homecoming finale. Everyone was sporting fancy clothing and gathering to party, dance, and simply hang out with friends. Many groups met up somewhere before the danc...

An Evening of Gael Spirit – The 2018 Fall Carnival

An Evening of Gael Spirit – The 2018 Fall Carnival

Angkitha Anguraj, Staff Writer

October 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

DHS’s Homecoming Carnival was held the past Friday, September 28, 2018. A wonderful end to a school week full of homecoming festivities, the carnival was just one of the events that riled students up for the dance that occurred the next day. Following the rumors regarding the termination of the annual D...

2018-19 Skit Night: Exhilarating, Spirited, and … Controversial?

2018-19 Skit Night: Exhilarating, Spirited, and … Controversial?

Danielle Tran, Student Life Editor

October 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Considering the amount of spirit and dedication DHS allots for Homecoming Week, it’s no surprise that class competition reaches its peak during this time of year. However, this particular Homecoming displayed previously unsurpassed levels of competition, especially in regards to Skit Night. This yea...

Ranking all the Lemonade at Splatter

Kyle Shi, Community Editor

October 20, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Every September, Dublin hosts the Splatter festival, an event that features the typical American activities such as carnival rides, music, food, arts, and way too many lemonade vendors. So instead of having fun at the rides at Splatter, I decided to try lemonade from each of the different vendors. There...

Club Spotlight: Northern California Innocence Project

Club Spotlight: Northern California Innocence Project

Riya Chopra, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

From the sheltered suburbia of Dublin, it’s hard for students to really grasp just how much of a negative impact wrongful criminal conviction can have on entire communities. It is, however, a prevalent issue in America, and one group of Dublin High students is aiming to join a nationwide effort to ...

Location of Second High School Finalized

Location of Second High School Finalized

Rishi Birudaraj, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Dublin High School (DHS) was established several decades ago in 1968. Since then, the population of Dublin has been rapidly growing, particularly on the east side. This has forced the district to create several new elementary schools and middle schools to keep up with the growth in student populatio...

Student Spotlight: Judy Kim

Student Spotlight: Judy Kim

Danielle Tran, Student Life Editor

October 10, 2018


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

In the autumn of 2017, the United States witnessed one of the most horrific and costly natural disasters since Hurricane Katrina. Racking up $125 billion in damage and causing over 80 deaths, Hurricane Harvey devastated eastern Texas and the surrounding waters, causing months of disastrous floods a...

Club Spotlight: Dublin High Democrats

Club Spotlight: Dublin High Democrats

Riya Chopra, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

In the last year alone, Dublin High students have organized protests on gun control, net neutrality, teacher pay, overcrowding, and other pertinent issues. Dozens of our students compete in debate, DECA, and Model UN conferences every month. Countless clubs on campus are devoted solely to community ser...