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Unrealistic Expectations

Unrealistic Expectations

Mallika Singh

March 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen I was six years old, I was on TV. A reporter came to my elementary school and asked a bunch of kids different questions about themselves. There’s only one question I remember, though. The reporter asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. Being in first grade, my options...

MVHS holds first technology career night of the year

MVHS holds first technology career night of the year

Jai Uparkar

February 14, 2018


Filed under Around Campus, Education, NEWS

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]n Thursday, Feb. 1 MVHS held its first career night of 2018, attracting students interested in a future in technology. The night began at 7 p.m. with a speech by Kern Peng, who has worked at Intel for 25 years. Peng discussed the importance of soft skills, like the ability to com...

The Other Ball Game: Students struggle to pursue their passion for cricket in America

The Other Ball Game: Students struggle to pursue their passion for cricket in America

Avni Prasad

April 8, 2015


Filed under From the magazine, Print, Sports

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]even boys, ages 5 to 13, rally around in a circle just outside of the Cupertino library on March 14. “Wow,” they whisper to each other as they take turns stroking their hands along the shining new cricket bat in the center of the circle. Instead of Michael Jordan...

Career Year presentations fail to educate or draw student attention

Kiranmayi Methuku

December 8, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print Opinion, The Bottom Line

High school is the time to be exploring careers, but the new Career Year setup struggles to serve this purpose. Career Day in the past has been more than satisfactory. Students attended informative sessions with professionals in different fields of work and listened to a first-person perspective for...

Cal cuts

Cal cuts

Deepa Kollipara

October 31, 2009


Filed under NEWS

Budget cuts forces UC Berkeley to remove 600 in-state admission spots Read More »...

New online program promises to make college admissions easier

New online program promises to make college admissions easier

Alice Lee

September 26, 2008


Filed under NEWS

Naviance premiers during trial period for upperclassmen. Read More »...