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Gael Force Robotics Takes Home Awards at VEX Robotics World Championships

Gael Force Robotics Takes Home Awards at VEX Robotics World Championships

Christy Koh, World/National Editor
May 2, 2017
Filed under Clubs, Community, Showcase, Student Life

On April 19th, three teams representing Dublin High’s Gael Force Robotics Club flew to Louisville, Kentucky to take part in the annual VEX Robotics World Championship. Using robots they had worked to develop and perfect since the beginning of summer, they faced off against the best teams from around the ...

AP Students Not Taking the AP Exam May Be Required to Take a Cumulative Final

AP Students Not Taking the AP Exam May Be Required to Take a Cumulative Final

Kaushikee Nayudu, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

With the first advanced placement, or AP exams starting this week AP students around campus are scrambling to prepare. What about the students, however, who have chosen to opt out of taking an AP exam?   Kaushikee Nayudu Dublin High School currently offers twenty-eight AP courses. AP classes are designed to revolve a...

Dublin High’s Guys and Dolls Shine On Opening Night

Dublin High’s Guys and Dolls Shine On Opening Night

Morgan Minkler, Staff Writer
April 23, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Entertainment, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Intense dance routines, powerful musical numbers, and humor throughout- all followed by audience applause marked the premier of Guys and Dolls at DHS. The show, which took three months to produce was  a huge success.   “By far the best school production of the year” remarked junior K...

Goats: Your New Lawnmower

Goats: Your New Lawnmower

Bea Mendoza, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Community, Showcase

  If you were in East Dublin at all this past April, you probably would’ve seen some goats. If you were anything like me, you would have pulled over to see just what these goats were up to. That’s what this is all going to boil down to: What were the goats doing? Why were they there? &...

“Guys and Dolls” Opens on April 21 At DHS Performing Arts Center

“Guys and Dolls” Opens on April 21 At DHS Performing Arts Center

Neha Harpanhalli, Student Life/Campus Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Dublin High Drama Department’s spring musical, Guys and Dolls, opens on Friday, April 21st at 7 PM in the DHS Center for Performing Arts and Education.   This 1951 Tony Award-winner for Best Musical is based on two short stories from author Damon Runyon, and was made into a successful film adaptation i...

Class Election Results for 2017-2018

Janice Liu, Sta
April 16, 2017
Filed under Community, Student Life

    The long-awaited class Election Results for 2017-2018 school year have been announced this Monday! In case anyone missed the announcements, the officers of the classes of 2018, 2019, and 2020 are listed below.   For the Class of 2020, Scotty Grier and Jenna Bowie were elected...

Teens vs. Trash: Senior Karyn Utsumi Plans Beach Clean Up

Teens vs. Trash: Senior Karyn Utsumi Plans Beach Clean Up

Alexandra Stassinopoulos, Editor-in-Chief
April 12, 2017
Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life

who is planning to major in Environmental Science during college, has been interested in animals and preserving the environment since she was in elementary school. Starting the summer before Freshman year, Karyn began volunteering as a “Teen Wild Guide” (TWIG) at the Oakland Zoo. As a member of TWI...

Mark Mathabane, Author of Kaffir Boy, Coming to DHS

Mark Mathabane, Author of Kaffir Boy, Coming to DHS

Catherine Capretta, Writer
April 7, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

About 70 million children worldwide do not attend school, because they lack the resources and opportunities those of us in the Bay Area have been privileged enough to have. For some sophomore Advanced English students on our campus, reading the autobiography Kaffir Boy was life-changing enough to inspi...

Indian Fashion Show

Indian Fashion Show

Anissa Rashid, Photography Editor
March 28, 2017
Filed under Clubs, Community, Showcase, Student Life

On Friday, the Elements of India Club hosted Jazbaa, their first annual Indian Fashion Show. Jazbaa celebrated the beautiful and vibrant Indian culture and community. Over fifty models exhibited ornate sarees, lenghas, and kurtas, along with bindis, bangles, punjabi shoes, and delicate jewelry. The show ...

Drama Ohlone Competition

Drama Ohlone Competition

Arielle Lew, Staff Writer
March 28, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Showcase, Student Life

The year of 2017 hasn’t just been an amazing year for sports. Our Performing Arts department has also done outstanding work too. Especially the Drama department.   This year’s Ohlone contest had major competition. Other renowned schools, such as the San Marin School of The Arts, Oakl...