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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...

Liz Fu Takes Her Passion for Art and Design from Dublin High to the University of Michigan

Liz Fu Takes Her Passion for Art and Design from Dublin High to the University of Michigan

Neha Harpanhalli, Student Life/Campus Editor

March 26, 2017


Filed under Arts, Community, Showcase, Student Life

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN—Dublin High School Class of 2016 graduate Elizabeth “Liz” Fu is a freshman at the University of Michigan currently studying branding and identity through the UMich Stamps School of Art and Design, and user experience design through the university’s School of Information. “Ba...

Volleyball Debuts Men’s Program at DHS

Volleyball Debuts Men’s Program at DHS

Kiana Meagher, Social Media Manager

March 23, 2017


Filed under Community, Sports, Student Life

  For students at Dublin High, Men’s Powderpuff Volleyball has been one of the most exciting events of the school’s Greek Week. However, the increase of popularity and level of competition among the students raised questions on whether or not the game would eventually be considered as a f...