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What is Your Hope for the 2017-2018 School Year?

Neha Harpanhalli, Senior Student Life Editor

September 11, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

“What is your hope for the 2017-2018 school year?”   This was the question posed by the Dublin Unified School District to students across the district. The Dublin Shield reached out to several Dublin High teachers of various departments, asking the same question. Here are their responses:  ...

DHS Summer Fun! I Was a Tourist in France

DHS Summer Fun! I Was a Tourist in France

Sabina Boudames, World Editor

August 21, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life, World

This summer, I traveled through France, visiting Paris and Nice. As I traveled, I made it my goal to focus on the various differences in culture and lifestyle in France compared to here in California. One prominent example was that the majority of shops and restaurants in France closed on Sundays. Wh...

Dublin High Views the Great American Eclipse

Dublin High Views the Great American Eclipse

Sabina Boudames, World Editor

August 21, 2017


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

Today, on August 21, 2017, America saw its first solar eclipse since June 8, 1979, and the entire country was filled with talk. Many websites and news channels offered live streams. Mrs. Lewis, the physical sciences and engineering lead teacher at Dublin High, explained what eclipses are. “As a phys...

DHS Summer Fun! I Volunteered at the Alameda County Fair

DHS Summer Fun! I Volunteered at the Alameda County Fair

Janice Liu, Copy Editor

August 8, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

The annual Alameda County Fair began on June 16th and ended on July 9th this year. The fair was filled with many fun activities, including activities related to STEAM, rock painting, and origami in the Hobby building!   There was a variety of volunteering shifts in the fair, including working as...

DHS Summer Fun! I Visited Napa Valley’s di Rosa Museum

DHS Summer Fun! I Visited Napa Valley’s di Rosa Museum

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

July 17, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

Located in the Carneros region of the Napa Valley, a ten minute drive from Napa’s downtown, the di Rosa museum is a contemporary art museum notable not only for the art collection but the unorthodox display of art. The di Rosa museum is located on two hundred seventeen idyllic acres of land. The land...

Dare to be Different: Mark Mathabane Speaks at Dublin High School

Dare to be Different: Mark Mathabane Speaks at Dublin High School

Anvitha Kachinthaya and Daniel Oden

May 29, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

On Wednesday, May 24, 2017, between fourth period and lunch, hundreds of students crowded into Dublin High School’s Center for Performing Arts and Education, buzzing with excitement and anticipation. The expectation in the atmosphere was tangible, the whole audience waiting with bated breath for a...

Dublin High Student Art Work & Art Show Review

Dublin High Student Art Work & Art Show Review

Neha Harpanhalli, Student/Campus Life Editor

May 27, 2017


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

The Dublin High Art Department is showcasing student artwork from the year in conjunction with the Evening of the Arts celebration and the DHS Film Festival. The Art Gallery opened in Room N-104 on Tuesday, May 16, with an official community reception on Thursday, May 18, from 5:30 to 6:30 PM. It wi...

DHS Leadership Senior Capstone Project Highlight

DHS Leadership Senior Capstone Project Highlight

Kiana Meagher, Social Media Manager

May 25, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Dublin High’s leadership class never fails to go above and beyond and this year, student activities director, Kelly Beck, assigned an end of the year Capstone Project for all outgoing seniors in the Leadership class. Hoping to make their lasting impression on the school, (as well as cure senioritis) th...

Mr. Everts Resigns as the Dublin High School Band Director

Mr. Everts Resigns as the Dublin High School Band Director

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor

May 25, 2017


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

In late April, Mr. Everts announced that he was resigning as the band director of Dublin High School in a carefully spoken statement to his students. After detailing their successes as a musical program and restating how proud he was, Mr. Everts said simply, “I need to give the band to someone els...

Public Art Final: Collette Lee

Public Art Final: Collette Lee

Collettee Lee, Guest Writer

May 24, 2017


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

This past year of taking AP Studio Art has been an extremely valuable and interesting experience in which I was encouraged to expand my boundaries and explore new styles through 2D-design. For my final project, I captured four portraits of my friends using experimental lighting. My goal was to create...