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How Will Net Neutrality Affect You?

How Will Net Neutrality Affect You?

Ashley Kim, Editor-in-Chief

December 13, 2017


Filed under Feature, Opinion, Showcase

  Ever since its creation, the internet has been the major platform of the information age. Communication, innovation, and technology have all stemmed from the creation of the internet. From Googling a question to watching the most hilarious YouTubers, the internet is ubiquitous in daily life. Th...

Karin Slaughter’s The Good Daughter – A Thrilling Emotional Ride

Karin Slaughter’s The Good Daughter – A Thrilling Emotional Ride

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

“Nothing ever truly faded. Time only dulled the edges.”   The Good Daughter narrates the heart-wrenching story of Samantha and Charlotte Quinn of Pikeville. The two sisters lives were irrevocably torn apart by a ruthless attack on their family home that left their mother dead and one...

Art Spotlight: Dance, Dance, Dance!

Art Spotlight: Dance, Dance, Dance!

Bea Mendoza, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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

The DHS Dance program is the latest addition to Dublin High School’s impressive array of arts classes. Founded by Mrs. Sabonis last school year, the program consists of two beginner level classes and one intermediate level class (with plans to have an advanced level added soon). A dance class with...

Wonder: A Movie That Lives Up to Its Name

Wonder: A Movie That Lives Up to Its Name

Mandy Tran, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Feature, Movies, Reviews, Showcase

RJ Palacio’s Wonder, has been touching fans around the world since its publication in February of 2012. It became an instant #1 New York Bestseller and won a variety of national awards. In fact, Just eighteen months after its release, the novel sold over a million copies.   Mandy Tran   I...

Coco – Yet Another Moving Disney Film

Coco – Yet Another Moving Disney Film

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Reviews, Showcase

Pixar has a developed a reputation among movie-goers for producing comedic yet emotional pieces that will leave you in tears. Coco, produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures, is no exception to this trend.     Coco follows the story of Miguel, a ...

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...

Google Software Engineer Otavio Good Gives a Fascinating Talk to DHS Engineering Students

Google Software Engineer Otavio Good Gives a Fascinating Talk to DHS Engineering Students

Neha Harpanhalli, Senior Student Life Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

On Friday, November 9, 2017, Otavio Good, creator of the mobile translation app Word Lens and a software engineer at Google, gave a talk to approximately 40-50 students in the Dublin High School Engineering and Design Academy. What was unique about this talk was that it was conducted “remotely” (v...

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 12, 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...