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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...

DHS’s Third Annual Film Festival

DHS’s Third Annual Film Festival

Alexandra Stassinopoulos, Editor-in-Chief
May 23, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Entertainment, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Dublin High’s third annual Film Festival premiered on Thursday, May 18. Many students arrived  before the event to listen to live music, walk through the student art gallery, and eat food prepared by the catering department. Free Film Festival gear was also handed out to students who came early enou...

Final Choir Concert is a Smash Hit

Final Choir Concert is a Smash Hit

Eugenia Gavrilova, Entertainment Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

On Tuesday night, nostalgia was running high in the DHS Performing Arts Center as the choir performed at their last concert of the school year. The multicultural show included songs in more than 10 different languages, representing traditional folk songs and religious hymns from all over the world. ...

The Man Who Escaped: Mark Mathabane

Anvitha Kachinthaya, Staff Writer
May 16, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

    Born into poverty in the ghettos outside of Johannesburg, South Africa in 1960, Mark Mathabane’s early life was a struggle for survival. He lived in a tiny, illegal, two-room shanty with his mother, father, and growing list of siblings. All around him was the constant fear of po...

Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Sheaff

Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Sheaff

Morgan Minkler, Staff Writer
May 14, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Uncategorized

2017 marks the third year at Dublin High School for Ms. Sheaff, who teaches English 9 Advanced, English 11, and Freshman Seminar. Ms. Sheaff is also an advisor for the Freshman Mentorship Program (FMP), GiveLight Club, and Key Club, as well as an assistant Junior Varsity volleyball coach. In her role a...

Dublin’s Much Anticipated Aquatic Park the “Wave” to Open Soon

Dublin’s Much Anticipated Aquatic Park the “Wave” to Open Soon

Kaushikee Nayudu, Staff Writer
May 14, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase

The much anticipated aquatic center, The Wave, will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony and tour of the facility on Friday, May 19th. The grand opening of the facility will then take place the following week, during Memorial Day weekend. The 31,000 square foot aquatic park has been in the works for ...

10 Things to Do Over Memorial Day Weekend

Kaushikee Nayudu, Staff Writer
May 14, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase

    Catch the Wave - The Wave will be hosting its grand opening over Memorial Day weekend (May 27 - 29). Get a group of friends and have some fun enjoy the warm weather as well as Dublin’s new waterpark. Tickets can be booked online in advance or purchased the day of at the counter...

Dublin High and Other Schools Targeted Phishing Attacks

Daniel Oden, Staff Writer
May 12, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

If you have received an invitation to edit a Google Document last week on your school email, do not click on it; it is very possible that it was sent by a phisher. A phisher is someone who sends emails from a reputable company - such as Google - in order to scam people out of personal information suc...

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...

“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...