The Dublin Shield

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

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

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

Sumedh Vaidyanathan, Sports Editor

December 3, 2017

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

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

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

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...

Fall Sports Have A Successful Season

Fall Sports Have A Successful Season

Mandy Tran, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017

Cross Country During the season, the Boys’ Varsity Cross Country showed consistency and traces of a phenomenal season. Once again, they were East Bay Athletic League Champions after finishing first in the championship meet on November 4, 2017. On the contrary, girls’ varsity did not rank first...

Do You Guys Make Keys?

Do You Guys Make Keys?

Marian Wang, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

For most students at Dublin High School, the week of November 6th was just like any other. For a few, it was a chance to show off their passion for the largest international student-led organization dedicated to service: Key Club.   When people first hear about Key Club, many jokingly ask, “Do ...

Dublin High’s Dress Code: A Brief Synopsis

Amulya Vallabhaneni, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

The 2017-2018 school year is well underway, with both students and faculty settling into the hum of the routine. With a new school year comes a change in the weather, as the months of August and September are a transition from the heat-filled summer days to the cooler fall and winter days. The stude...

A Student’s Reflection on Charlottesville

Kiana Meagher, Social Media Manager and Photography Editor

November 13, 2017

About a couple months ago in my second period Civics class, our teacher Mr. Frazier showed our class this Vice News documentary, which showcases a young reporter following Christopher Cantwell, one of the leaders of the white nationalist rallies that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia.   Within t...