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Bomb Threat on Dublin High School Leads to Evacuation

Bomb Threat on Dublin High School Leads to Evacuation

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase

Dublin High School has had a chaotic past few weeks with several instances making our school feel more insecure than usual. The chaos reached a peak on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 when the entire school was evacuated due to a bomb threat.   At around 2:29 pm, just before the end of 6th period, an announc...

Teachers “Working to Rule” During Extended Salary Negotiations

Teachers “Working to Rule” During Extended Salary Negotiations

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

For the past several weeks, teachers have been involved in negotiations with the district. Though these negotiations occur on a regular basis, there has been disagreement between teachers and the district this year causing complications. Tenured teachers who are members of Dublin Teachers Association ...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Leaves Audience Spellbound

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Leaves Audience Spellbound

Morgan Minkler, Junior Student Life Editor

November 5, 2017


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

Dublin High students put on an impressive performance of Shakespeare’s original comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The production follows four interconnecting plots, which center around the difficulty of love, magic, and as the title suggests, dreams. As the story progresses, the audience watches as t...

Girls’ Tennis Senior Night: Lady Gaels Take It to the Court One More Time

Girls’ Tennis Senior Night: Lady Gaels Take It to the Court One More Time

Riya Chopra, Staff Writer

November 5, 2017


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

The 2017 girls tennis season has come to an end, and with it has ended the tenure of six of its beloved members. Senior Night, which took place this Tuesday against Dougherty Valley, was highlighted by the score of 0-9 for the varsity team. This was not a surprise, as Dougherty Valley was undefeated...

DHS Celebrates Halloween!

DHS Celebrates Halloween!

Kyle Shi, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Another spooky Halloween passes, and to reflect, let’s look at the costumes of DHS! The most popular costume on campus seemed to be onesies in all shapes and sizes. Onesie popularity may have soared due to the chilly weather. The weather also contributed to a general decline in costumes, with more ...

Dublin High Word Search

Dublin High Word Search

Mandy Tran, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Complete this awesome word search made by freshman Mandy Tran!

The 2017 Homecoming Skit Rally Was a Moment of Unity for DHS

The 2017 Homecoming Skit Rally Was a Moment of Unity for DHS

Amulya Vallabhaneni, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

As yet another year of homecoming has come and gone, the iconic night skit rally was definitely not an event to have missed. The 2017 rally featured some of the most memorable skits, performances, and announcements that have graced Dublin High.   The rally began with pride-filled and spirit...

Art Spotlight: AP Studio Art

Art Spotlight: AP Studio Art

Thomas Lim, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


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

For DHS students who want to pursue a career in the visual arts, taking AP Studio Art is often a possibility that becomes a reality.  Known to be the most rigorous of the art courses, it allows all who take the class to truly push their artistic capabilities out of the comfort zone.   “A...

Ally Loo: Changing the World One Plushie at a Time

Ally Loo: Changing the World One Plushie at a Time

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


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

Last Thursday, there was a Video Bulletin segment on Ally Loo, a senior at Dublin High School. Loo created PATCH, Plushies Aimed to Comfort Hearts,  and divulged her story and what inspired her to create this club. A victim of sexual assault and and child abuse as a kid, Ally Loo refused to let her pas...

Splatter!

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

October 22, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Showcase

The Splatter of Dublin, California is an annual festival where our community comes together at Emerald Glen Park to celebrate a love for wine, art and music. This year, many fun carnival rides were featured for children of all ages. There were many vending machines and stalls selling food, drinks, ic...