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Cherry Blossom Festival: an exhibit of Japanese culture

Cherry Blossom Festival: an exhibit of Japanese culture

Emily Xia, Emma Lam, and Andrea Schlitt

May 6, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, Sunday Projects

As people walked towards Memorial Park, the pounding of drums slowly grew louder. With the music came a crescendo of sounds, from kids laughing about bubbles to the whirl of the cotton candy machine going round and round, to the various questions from potential buyers at each booth. Colorful koi fla...

MVHS holds annual Culture Night

MVHS holds annual Culture Night

Priya Reddy and Elizabeth Han

April 13, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he sound of a distant bass can be heard from the Olive Court, pounding away as groups of students pass by swiftly, making their way to the rally court where MVHS holds its annual Culture Night. Songs in Korean, Spanish, Japanese, French and Chinese blast into the evening air and people...

Japanese Club starts tutoring sessions during tutorial

Japanese Club starts tutoring sessions during tutorial

Tyler Lin

September 8, 2016


Filed under Briefs

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]ith the introduction of a second tutorial, many students are able to complete more work and find more help from teachers and peers. This year, Japanese Club’s new officers decided to do something a little bit different with their schedule and activities. “We’re planning a...

Japanese Club’s bento lunches stay true to tradition

Japanese Club’s bento lunches stay true to tradition

Tyler Lin

October 23, 2015


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT

The Japanese Club was formed to unite the Japanese students of the school and to introduce Japanese culture to people who are interested in it. The club is a very tight-knit group of friends who eat lunch with each other every day inside the Student Union. One of their traditions is to bring a boxed...

Japanese Club celebrates a traditional new year

Japanese Club celebrates a traditional new year

Yifei Wu

February 11, 2014


Filed under Briefs

Japanese Club hosted a New Year’s celebration party on Jan. 22. As always, the officers strived to spread Japanese culture. But for most students, it was also an opportunity to play the traditional Japanese games and taste the home-made Japanese cuisine. Read More »...

Club Promo Day held Jan. 10

Club Promo Day held Jan. 10

Catherine

January 14, 2014


Filed under NEWS

63 clubs participate to recruit more members for the second semester. Read More »

ELD students start new club to interact with others

ELD students start new club to interact with others

Yifei Wu

November 25, 2013


Filed under Around Campus, Briefs

“Welcome to Japanese Club,” read the Powerpoint presentation that had light purple jasmine blossoming in the background. Club president senior Yuri Kawaharada stepped forward as students settled in their seats and passed around the sign-up sheet for club membership. Kawaharada clutched her jeans...