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Freshman wins California Doodle4Google contest

Freshman wins California Doodle4Google contest

Alina Abidi

February 5, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, Video

Story reported by Alina Abidi and Malini Ramaiyer [dropcap]A[/dropcap]t around 11:00 p.m. on Feb. 5th, freshman Christina Wu was on the stage in the auditorium with her parents and the congressman and the mayor and the principal and Google employees and a blown up canvas of her artwork. But 30 minu...

Mike Honda vs. Ro Khanna

Mike Honda vs. Ro Khanna

Neha Patchipala

November 2, 2014


Filed under Election Package 2014, NEWS

Who are Mike Honda and Ro Khanna? Incumbent Mike Honda and challenger Ro Khanna are currently vying for a seat in California’s 17th Congressional District. The election will take place on Nov. 4. Mike Honda and Ro Khanna both want to make major changes in the areas of technology, education and in...

Congressman Mike Honda visits MVHS with focus on STEM

Congressman Mike Honda visits MVHS with focus on STEM

Amrutha Dorai

May 28, 2012


Filed under NEWS

During brunch on May 25, while most students were filtering out of the Farewell Rally, senior Angela Zhang and sophomore Natalie Ng were discussing a potential cure for cancer with Congressman Mike Honda. Honda sat across a table from the two girls as Zhang described at length both the mechanism ...

Final Explore Careers! spotlights Business & Other Careers

Final Explore Careers! spotlights Business & Other Careers

Amrutha Dorai

March 19, 2012


Filed under NEWS

From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on March 13, the fourth and final installment of the Explore Careers! series was hosted, this time focusing on Business and Other Careers. The yearlong Explore Careers! program was initially created to replace the Career Fair. When Career Center Liaison Miriam Taba was in...

Last Gov Team class takes annual trip to Washington D.C.

Last Gov Team class takes annual trip to Washington D.C.

Karishma Mehrotra

March 11, 2012


Filed under NEWS

After their long days of visiting the capitol and witnessing political debates, they thought it was going to be an average dinner and dance boat cruise on the Potomac. Little did they know that Gov Team adviser Eric Otto and social sciences teacher Viviana Montoya-Hernandez would show their dance skills at center stage, to the cheers and excitement of 15 Gov Team students. From March 3 to 8, Otto, Hernandez and the 15 students...