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Jones React: Reddit Video Comments

Jones React: Reddit Video Comments

Becca Zheng

March 17, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick, Multimedia, Video

n March 2, Reddit user “gandhiissquidward” posted a video to Reddit of biology teacher Kyle Jones’ lecture on antibiotic resistance. On his YouTube channel, Jones uploads lectures about biology topics like DNA replication, photosynthesis and population genetics for his students to watch. But the lec...

The making of Quad Decs

The making of Quad Decs

Anushka Tyagi

October 16, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick, Interactives, Multimedia, Video

Whenever Homecoming comes around, there’s new excitement in the air. Some of that excitement is due to the Homecoming dance, dressing up for dress up days, earning points for your class in the food drive or even participating in the talent show. Even though these are parts of Homecoming that are hi...

Behind the food trucks of Off the Grid

Behind the food trucks of Off the Grid

Anushka Tyagi

August 22, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick

Every Tuesday at 5 PM to 9 PM in the parking lot of Whole Foods across from De Anza College, music blasts and a colorful array of trucks sport food ranging from Duck Confit to Creme Brûlée. By 5:30, the lot is packed with hungry visitors taking in the music, the wonderful aromas, and most importa...

Singing Valentines 2015

Singing Valentines 2015

Kathleen Yuan

February 11, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick, Music

Since 2000, Singing Valentines has been a well-anticipated tradition of the MVHS community and the Music Department's choir branch. On Feb. 10, over 300 Valentines were delivered by audition choirs Variations and Bella Voce subgroups. This year’s Singing Valentines earnings will contribute to trip...

Predicting the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards

Predicting the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards

Sharon Tung

January 11, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick

https://vimeo.com/116486291 Awards season has arrived, and the first event of the year is the Golden Globes. Several MVHS students who follow TV shows and movies were given a list of the nominees and asked to predict who would win or choose who they want to win in each category. The 72nd Annual Golden...

Halloween costumes on campus

Halloween costumes on campus

Christine Liang

November 2, 2014


Filed under Editor's Picks, ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick

Every Halloween, students transform themselves using clothing and makeup artistry. Whether it takes 20 minutes or 2 months, each costume reflects dedication and creative resourcefulness. Hover over each image to learn more. ...

Artists of Monta Vista: Scott Ji

Artists of Monta Vista: Scott Ji

Justin Kim

October 9, 2014


Filed under Artists of Monta Vista, ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick

Junior Scott Ji records himself and his friends during brunch on September 25, 2014. Ji records himself daily for his weekly vlog LifeofAJi Junior Scott Ji has a special way of documenting his everyday life. Ji uses video blogs, more commonly known as “vlogs,” to keep track of events th...

Secret Menus: Caramel Snickerdoodle Macchiato

Secret Menus: Caramel Snickerdoodle Macchiato

Sarah Ramos

October 2, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick, Food

egulars to this coffee vendor know how easy it is to get bored of the same beverages. And for those who seldom go through the door of a Starbucks, sometimes the complicated and “Is this even in English?” menu can be daunting. It’s especially hard to navigate with a barista breathing down your neck when...

Food: Icebox review

Food: Icebox review

Christine Liang

September 7, 2014


Filed under Editor's Picks, ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick, Food

t’s hard not to hear people talk about Icebox, the newly opened ice cream parlor located next to Tpumps on Stevens Creek. Prices for their ice cream are on the higher end, making a trip to Icebox about the same as a Starbucks run, but where else in Cupertino can you get a macaron ice cream sandwich...

Movie: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ is an adventure we can all be a part of

Movie: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ is an adventure we can all be a part of

Emily Zhao

August 22, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment Editors' Pick, Movies, Reviews

Think of the Avengers taking place in space, but add a heartwarming story and a dash of humor-James Gunn’s “Guardians of the Galaxy”, released on Aug. 1 and already a hit Marvel movie, is illustrated with that vision. The film keeps you entertained while holding universal lessons of teamwork...