The Dublin Shield

Are DHS Students Politically Aware? Do They Want to Be?

Riya Chopra, Co-Managing Editor

March 11, 2020

In March 2017, the Dublin Shield staff interviewed students and staff on campus to gauge how politically aware and active students were. In the three intervening years, the political chaos that had just begun with the 2016 el...

Former Assemblywoman Catharine Baker Discusses Her Policies

Kyle Shi, Community Editor

November 5, 2018

This article should not be considered an endorsement of Catharine Assemblywoman Baker’s platforms or campaign and merely seeks to provide students an opportunity to learn about the assemblywoman’s platforms. While The Dublin Shield...

DHS Reacts to Mark Zuckerberg and the Facebook Data Leaks

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

May 7, 2018

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 collec...

James Comey and Jeff Sessions Hearings about Trump’s Actions and Affiliations with Russia

Vikram Nithyanandam, World Editor

June 23, 2017

Last Thursday, former FBI director James Comey testified in front of the Senate about his interactions with President Trump about the FBI’s investigation into possible links between Trump’s associates and the Russian effo...

Iowa Caucus: What is it and who won?

Alexandra Stassinopoulos, Editor in Chief

February 5, 2016

If you’ve watched the news anytime in the past week, then you’ve probably heard something about the Iowa Caucuses that took place Monday night. But, what is a caucus, and why are the ones that took place in Iowa so important...