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Homecoming Skits 2019

Homecoming Skits 2019

Shivani Gupta, Robert Liu, Anish Vasudevan, Justine Ha, Leanna Sun, Vivian Jiang, Shreshta Ranganathan, and Alyssa Hui

October 15, 2019

The theme of Homecoming week this year is children's TV shows, with the seniors representing “Scooby Doo,” the juniors representing “Phineas and Ferb,” the sophomores representing “Spongebob Squarepants” and the freshmen representing “Dora the Explorer.” Leadership, class officers and...

Homecoming Rally 2019

Homecoming Rally 2019

Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra

October 13, 2019

Who you wanna be? 2023! 2-0-2-2 we’ll show you! 2-0-2-1 can’t be outdone! 2-0-2-0 let’s go! The familiar cheers of the four MVHS classes reverberate throughout the gym at the Homecoming Rally. Loud cheers emanate from the stands that are blanketed by seas of purple, white, yellow and lavend...

Travis Scott: the unique sound of “Highest in the Room”

Travis Scott:  the unique sound of “Highest in the Room”

Anish Vasudevan

October 10, 2019

Rapper Travis Scott improves from previous work with new single “Highest in the Room”

‘Abominable’ Review: The importance of Asian representation

‘Abominable’ Review: The importance of Asian representation

Vivian Jiang

October 9, 2019

 “Abominable,” a new family-friendly animated film produced by Dreamworks, debuted on September 27th with ticket sales reaching $20.85 million by the end of its opening weekend. The film made history, as it is the first Hollywood animated film to feature a modern-day Chinese family. Drea...

Matador bags

Matador bags

Charlotte Chui, Entertainment Editor

October 9, 2019

The variety of school bags students use

Only ears

Only ears

Anish Vasudevan

September 28, 2019

Why podcasts have become a staple source of entertainment for the MVHS community

The End of Spiderman

The End of Spiderman

Elena Khan, Staff writer

September 27, 2019

 Spider-Man gets taken out of the Marvel Universe, but this time it’s not by Thanos. It’s by Sony Pictures. So the future for him? It’s unknown.  Sony Pictures and Walt Disney Studios have settled that Marvel will not include Spider-Man in future movies. Now, future solo Spider-Man movies won’...

Sold out: Reactions to the new Popeyes chicken sandwich

Sold out: Reactions to the new Popeyes chicken sandwich

Zara Iqbal and Alyssa Hui

September 27, 2019

Students respond to the hype around Popeyes new menu item

Stop and smell the roses: Four DIYs

Stop and smell the roses: Four DIYs

Charlotte Chui, Entertainment Editor

September 27, 2019

dd a rosy tint to your life by experimenting with these floral crafts and recipes. From rose jam — swirled into a bowl of creamy yogurt or spooned onto a warm lemon scone — to fragrant rose petal sachets — tucked into a closet drawer or hung in the car, here are four DIY projects to try with ros...

The rise of VSCO girls

The rise of VSCO girls

Shreshta Ranganathan and Anish Vasudevan

September 27, 2019

How a new fashion trend from TikTok has made its way into MVHS