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A Race Against the Weather at the Oroville Dam

Sabina Boudames, Writer
February 19, 2017
Filed under California, Feature, World

  On Saturday, February 12, officials made an evacuation order on the areas surrounding the Oroville Dam, the nation's tallest dam, about 45 minutes away from Sacramento. At least 180,000 people were evacuated with the notice that the dam could spill over in the next hour. The streets were soo...

Engineering Academy Field Trip: DHS Students Visit SF

Engineering Academy Field Trip: DHS Students Visit SF

Alexandra Stassinopoulos, Editor-in-Chief
February 19, 2017
Filed under Clubs, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

On Tuesday, February 14, fifteen DHS students went to the cybersecurity firm RiskIQ in San Francisco. At RiskIQ, the students participated in the first stop of “The Alliance Cybersecurity Converge Tour”, a new initiative designed to bring high schoolers, particularly minority students, into the cyb...

The Real Questions, Part 4: How to Love Yourself

The Real Questions, Part 4: How to Love Yourself

Ashley Kim, Managing Editor
February 19, 2017
Filed under Feature, Opinion, Showcase

The Real Questions is an unconventional series by managing editor Ashley Kim, covering everything in the realm of teenager daily life. Part blog post, part advice column, and part news article, this series wants to answer, well, the real questions.   We’ve all had that moment.   You pick...

Wasted Food at DHS

Wasted Food at DHS

Jessica Yu, Layout & Writer
February 19, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Do you know how much food is wasted everyday?

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With Love, Fontana

With Love, Fontana

Safia Yusuf, Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Community, Creative Writing, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Before moving to Fontana, my parents had shared a condo in Los Angeles with my aunt, uncle and cousins. My mom wanted some space and was a bit uncomfortable in my uncle’s apartment, and my dad agreed that I needed a proper home to spend my childhood in. My parents decided to move to Rancho Cucamonga to ...

The DHS Winter Guard Whipped it, Stripped it, and Flipped it at their First Competition of the Year

The DHS Winter Guard Whipped it, Stripped it, and Flipped it at their First Competition of the Year

Emily Ellis, Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

For the first time this year, the DHS Winter Guard competed in the California Color Guard Circuit against other winter guards from across the Bay Area. Their show, entitled “Bound to You”, centers around feelings of sorrow and love and features the song “Bound to You” by Christina Aguilera fr...

New Classes for 17′-18′ School Year

Vikram Nithyanandam, Writer
February 12, 2017
Filed under Community, Feature, Student Life

As DHS students know, class sign-ups for next year have begun; choosing classes can be stressful or even competitive at times and often interesting classes can slip under the radar.y. To ensure that you make a good decision, here are some new classes made for next year that can also be considered by ...

DHS Pathways

DHS Pathways

Ashley Kim, Neha Harpanhalli, Christy Koh, Emily Ellis, and Kaushikee Nayudu
February 11, 2017
Filed under Arts, Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life

Visual and Performing Arts Pathway Band By Emily Ellis and Ashley Kim The Dublin High School marching and concert band is probably known for the stunning navy blue and red uniforms, the fun pep band tunes played on Friday night football games, the amazing field show season this past fall, and al...

The Brawl at the Australian Open

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor
February 5, 2017
Filed under Feature, Sports

On January 28 & 29, two tennis matches dominated headlines as four of the world’s best players battled it out in Australia’s Melbourne Park. On Saturday, in the women’s singles match finale sisters Venus and Serena Williams of the United States fought for the championship trophy. The next d...

DHS Reacts To Super Bowl 51

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor
February 5, 2017
Filed under Feature, Sports

On February 5, 2017, a showdown will be held in NRG Stadium, Houston between two of the NFL’s best teams, On one side, the New England Patriots, frightening opponents with the Belichick and Brady duo, ruining many offenses with the best defense in the league, and having the reputation as the most hate...