The Dublin Shield

DHS Reacts to Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook Data Leaks

DHS Reacts to Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook Data Leaks

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, World

Massive shock and outrage have overcome the United States as the government and press have come to learn that the data of up to 87 million Facebook users may have been harvested by Cambridge Analytica, which was a private data collecting company that was hired by Donald Trump during the 2016 election ...

March For Our Lives Event As Told Through the Perspective of DHS Students

March For Our Lives Event As Told Through the Perspective of DHS Students

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life, United States, World

On March 24th, 2018, a group of approximately 3500 students, teachers, and other members of the community gathered in Oakland to participate in a “March For Our Lives” event, one of many across the nation held in light of recent school shootings, and student-held “Walk Outs” in response to the shoo...

So Long Safeway, Lucky’s Is Here to Stay

So Long Safeway, Lucky’s Is Here to Stay

Manasa Ayyala, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, World

On March 29, 2018, one of the largest grocery stores, Safeway, announced their closing. According to recent polls, 100% of people buy their groceries from Lucky’s. With numerous farms closing down due to farmers wanting to eat all of their produce, Lucky’s is the only grocery store that is able to o...

Students Unite in a Peaceful Walkout to Advocate for Legislative Reform to End Gun Violence

Students Unite in a Peaceful Walkout to Advocate for Legislative Reform to End Gun Violence

Kaushikee Nayudu, Junior Managing Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life, United States, World

On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 Dublin High School students united in a national school walkout to protest gun violence, demonstrating heir solidarity with students and victims across the nation. In the weeks prior to the event, students had gained administrative support, ensuring that students wou...

DHS Students and Staff Opinions on Gun Regulation and School Safety

DHS Students and Staff Opinions on Gun Regulation and School Safety

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life, World

On Wednesday, February 14th, the United States of America faced another horrifying shooting at one of our schools: Stoneman Douglas High School. There were 17 students murdered by an on-campus shooter at the age of 18 who bought guns to do this. This shooting inspired hundreds of students to take ac...

Student Spotlight: John Fulgado

Student Spotlight: John Fulgado

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life, World

Senior John Fulgado is a passionate musician who has devoted nearly his entire life to music. After releasing two original piano music videos and with many more to come, he has caught the attention of those around him with his music. Here, he answers several questions about his love for composing mu...

Student Spotlight: Devika Dixit, a Speaker from the Walkout

Student Spotlight: Devika Dixit, a Speaker from the Walkout

Kyle Shi, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase, Student Life, World

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2018 - The nationwide walkout organized by the Women’s March was an effort that was started by and executed by students. This was no different at Dublin High. At 10 AM, a large majority of the students participated in the seventeen minute walkout in remembrance of the seventeen...

A Recap on the 2018 Winter Olympics

A Recap on the 2018 Winter Olympics

Danielle Tran, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, World

As the highly anticipated 2018 Winter Olympics comes to an end, let’s take a moment to recap on this year’s highlights. While Norway ended with a world record of 39 medals, that didn’t stop the US from having an exceptional season, earning a total of 23 medals and coming out 4th in the overall s...

DHS Responses to Parkland Shooting

DHS Responses to Parkland Shooting

Kyle Shi, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018


Filed under Community, Feature, Showcase, Student Life, United States, World

On Valentine’s Day 2018, an event happened that occured which was all too recurrent. Another mass shooting, this time specifically at a school lead to seventeen dead and even more injured. It was committed by Nikolas Cruz, a nineteen year old with a mental illness who used to be a student at Stonema...

Keeping Up with the Trump Administration: State of the Union Address 2018

Keeping Up with the Trump Administration: State of the Union Address 2018

Ingrid Zhang, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, United States, World

On the evening of Tuesday, January 30th, exactly one year since his inauguration to the White House, President Trump delivered his first State of the Union Address. Timing as the third longest SCU in fifty years, President Trump delineated in his speech why “now is the greatest time to live the American...