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The Magic Club: Striving for Education Through Entertainment

The Magic Club: Striving for Education Through Entertainment

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

The Magic Club is a fairly new club on campus with one main goal: education through entertainment. Its meetings are entirely devoted to teaching eager students the magic of, well, magic. Ranging from simple close-up tricks to transporting cards through a glass panel, members will learn a wide variety of tr...

Looking Back at the 2017 Art Show

Looking Back at the 2017 Art Show

Neha Harpanhalli, Senior Student Life Editor

December 13, 2017


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

The Dublin High Art Department showcased student artwork through November 17, 2017, during lunch, in Room N-104. The gallery featured the work of students in AP Studio Art and Intermediate Art classes. Below is a glimpse of what was on display:   ...

GetSet Goes to Google!

GetSet Goes to Google!

Janice Liu and Anvitha Kachinthaya

December 13, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

On Thursday, November 9, a group of fifty girls from the Tri-Valley GETSET program, including about fourteen from Dublin High School, boarded a bus to Google’s headquarters in Mountain View, California. The students were taken around the campus, to the statue gardens and the visitor center, and wer...

Julia Ni: Dublin High’s Golf Team at NCS

Julia Ni: Dublin High’s Golf Team at NCS

Audrey Kang, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


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

On October 30th, six of Dublin High School’s Varsity Girl’s Golf players competed at the North Coast Section (NCS) tournament.   “We placed 4th out of 22 teams! I am so proud of our team for playing so well,” says senior Julia Ni. This spectacular performance is one of the DHS Golf T...

Art Spotlight: Sculpture and Ceramics – A Way To Shape Your Visions

Art Spotlight: Sculpture and Ceramics – A Way To Shape Your Visions

Janice Liu, Copy Editor

December 3, 2017


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

Dublin High School offers so many visual art classes, leaving students pondering over which one to take!   Unlike other art classes, Sculpture and Ceramics is the only art class at Dublin High that involves the use of clay, allowing students to express their art in a 3D medium instead of...

Gael Advice: How to Survive Finals Week

Gael Advice: How to Survive Finals Week

Thomas Lim, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s now time to trade in those plates of food for highlighters and flashcards because finals week is coming soon!  The last obstacle before the treasured winter break, finals week is often a dreaded time for many. However, the juniors and seniors have some words of ...

Recap and Recall: the 2017 World Series

Recap and Recall: the 2017 World Series

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor

December 3, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports, United States, World

After defeating the 3rd seeded Boston Red Sox (93-69) in a four game series and the 4th seeded (91-71) New York Yankees led by rookie phenom Aaron Judge in a seven game series, the 2nd seeded Houston Astros emerged as the American League champion. Houston surprised everyone with an improved record of 101-...

Get Ready DHS… It’s One Acts Season Again!

Get Ready DHS… It’s One Acts Season Again!

Catherine Capretta, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


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

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year again… it’s One Acts season! The 2017-2018 One Acts will feature performances directed by upperclassmen Noah Bradley, Nicki Butler, William Burgess, Simonne Campos, Trevor Haar, Kaitlyn Hamann, Rosemarie Hughes, and Collier Stafford.   Like all...

How To Dress For Success

How To Dress For Success

Arielle Lew, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

In business, there is a common rule that you have seven seconds to establish a first impression on someone. Though this is most commonly heard in the business field, this applies to everyone. Looking sharp for your first impressions can potentially lead to unique opportunities, or be the difference between yo...

2017 Dublin High Cross Country Season Highlights

2017 Dublin High Cross Country Season Highlights

Sumedh Vaidyanathan and Vikram Nithyanandam

November 19, 2017


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

The DHS cross country team has had an outstanding season this year. The team recently ran in the EBAL Championships, in which they won the Boys Frosh/Soph and Boys Varsity divisions in the 3 mile course at Shadowcliff Regional Park, Pleasanton.   This season, our cross country team has part...