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Fudge It!: A sweet virtual opportunity for students

Fudge It!: A sweet virtual opportunity for students

Grace Liu, Community Editor

October 17, 2020

One of the most prevalent issues with distance learning is the lack of human connection. Fortunately, Fudge It! is here to save the day! On Wednesday, October 7, Dublin High leadership collaborated with Fudge It! to host a virtual event for students.    Fudge It! is a product and service that allo...

Leadership releases first issue of Intuition magazine

Leadership releases first issue of Intuition magazine

Anna Hsu, Student Life Editor

October 15, 2020

Dublin High’s leadership team will be releasing the first issue of their Intuition magazine on Friday, October 16th. Intuition is a new entertainment publication that will show off student creations and talents. The magazine will also be giving a platform for students to express their opinions and pe...

A different, positive response to distance learning

A different, positive response to distance learning

Samia Ahmer, Staff Writer

October 14, 2020

As students and teachers alike begin to get the hang of the different aspects of distance learning, many of them have begun to find some benefits despite the original negative responses. Although the Zoom internet disconnections, Canvas glitches, and general loss of engagement will always be somewhere in the...

Latinos Unidos hosts first Bilingual College Night

Latinos Unidos hosts first Bilingual College Night

Jessica Wang and Aakriti Dasgupta

October 11, 2020

As college admissions roll around the corner, seniors are becoming more and more stressed, especially first-gen students who struggle to ask their parents or older siblings for help. Fortunately, there is an event that will be catered to Latino students at DHS or any student in the Tri-Valley community!  ...

Local officials speak at Emerald High groundbreaking

The Promenade site where Emerald High will be built lies along Central Parkway in East Dublin.

Grace Liu, Community Editor

October 4, 2020

The City of Dublin hosted the official groundbreaking ceremony for Emerald High School on Wednesday, Sept. 30. This was a momentous moment for both new and old citizens throughout all of Dublin.  DUSD superintendent Dr. Daniel Moirao opened the event with a rousing speech about the purpose of the...

College & Career Fair and Senior Day go virtual

College & Career Fair and Senior Day go virtual

Jessica Wang and Grace Liu

October 4, 2020

As the deadline to complete college applications approaches, the current distance-learning situation has left many seniors worrying about their futures. Many of the events that have traditionally been designed for seniors are now cancelled. However, the 2020 Tri-Valley College & Career Exploratio...

Election 2020: Recapping the first presidential debate

Election 2020: Recapping the first presidential debate

Kashika Sharma, Opinion Editor

October 4, 2020

The first presidential debate of 2020 was a lot of things: frustrating, chaotic, and somehow wildly entertaining at the same time. Candidates Donald Trump and Joe Biden unabashedly hashed out their grievances against each other for an hour-and-a-half session that resembled couples therapy more than it di...

A message from DHS’s Diversity Ambassador

A message from DHS's Diversity Ambassador

Danielle Tran, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2020

Over the past few weeks, DHS's new Diversity Ambassador, Acacia Tripplett, has been working on an ambitious fundraiser to provide each student, teacher, and staff member a free T-shirt as a symbol of diversity and unity. After reaching her monumental goal of $14,000, the Diversity and Unity shirt has...

Op-Ed: Dublin student expresses support for Arun Goel in mayoral race

Op-Ed: Dublin student expresses support for Arun Goel in mayoral race

Ananya Varshneya

September 30, 2020

The following opinion piece submitted by a DHS senior does not reflect the opinion of the Dublin Shield or its staff. The Shield is committed to publishing a diversity of op-eds and letters to the editor and we’d love to hear more perspectives from students. Email submissions to [email protected]

2020 Student Election Results

2020 Student Election Results

Jessica Wang and Saanvi Aneja

September 29, 2020

After a vigorous week of non-stop promoting on Instagram and social media, the Dublin High student elections have finally come to an end. We are proud to announce the winning officers and their plans for the unique 2020-2021 school year!    ASB Team President/Vice President: Edward Padnos and Caede M...