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Walking towards adulthood

Walking towards adulthood

Sarah Young

March 31, 2018


Filed under Local, NEWS

[dropcap]O[/dropcap]n March 28, parents of FUHSD students gathered in the MVHS auditorium. They filled the seats as they waited to hear speaker and Head of Brentwood K-12 School Mike Riera’s speech about connecting with teenagers. Riera began the speech by asking the audience the first things that ...

Two members from Speech and Debate qualify for state and national level tournaments

Two members from Speech and Debate qualify for state and national level tournaments

Devika Watave

May 31, 2017


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2014 and 2002 were the last years that a member from Speech and Debate, respectively, qualified for the California High School Speech Association State Tournaments and National Speech & Debate Tournament. This year, the club will be sending sophomore Eesha Moona to the state speech tournament and...

Speech and Debate: A second year of leadership

Speech and Debate: A second year of leadership

Devika Watave

September 28, 2016


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[dropcap]D[/dropcap]espite the changes MVHS Speech and Debate went through this year – including a shift in advisors, new coaches and a program to increase accountability – one thing has remained the same. Junior Amita Mahajan and senior Sajeev Saluja have retained their positions as presidents for...

Old and new members alike share thoughts on Speech and Debate

Old and new members alike share thoughts on Speech and Debate

Fatima Ali

September 27, 2015


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[dropcap]W[/dropcap]ith the start of each school year, a myriad of clubs rush to promote themselves, striving to inspire interest in new members and foster leadership in returning members. Speech and Debate is no exception. As the new year begins and younger officers assume leadership of the club  — ju...

First Amendment Challenge: Freedom of speech

First Amendment Challenge: Freedom of speech

Harini Shyamsundar

February 24, 2015


Filed under Editor's Picks, First Amendment Challenge, Main slider

Religion. Speech. Press. Assembly. Petition. The First Amendment of the Constitution establishes these five fundamental freedoms which have become essential liberties in the United States of America. So in honor of Scholastic Journalism Week, we are participating in the 1 For All First Amendment Challenge to...