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Homestead HS social media threat

Homestead HS social media threat

Jayanti Jha and Jefferson Le

October 16, 2019

Fremont Union High School District (FUHSD) Superintendent Polly Bove sent an email on Sept. 19 regarding a threat a Homestead HS student had received on social media from a current San Jose State University (SJSU) student. After the student notified HHS administration, admin members contacted Sunnyva...

Former judge in Brock Turner case getting hired as LHS JV tennis coach causes national stir

Former judge in Brock Turner case getting hired as LHS JV tennis coach causes national stir

Hannah Lee, Shuvi Jha, and Stuti Upadhyay

October 15, 2019

Community members reflect on former judge Aaron Persky's hire and consequent firing

Protesters demonstrate outside Representative Ro Khanna’s town hall meeting

Protesters demonstrate outside Representative Ro Khanna’s town hall meeting

Iman Malik and Swara Tewari

October 12, 2019

Members of the Hindu community protest Khanna’s alleged anti-Hindu and anti-Gandhi ideas expressed in Twitter response

Catching Some Smoke: First US Vaping Deaths Occur

Catching Some Smoke: First US Vaping Deaths Occur

Sean Yagi, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

n recent months, there has been a rise in the number of e-cigarette related deaths occurring in the United States, notable cases striking as close as central California. Professionals speculate that the deaths are due to the flavoring chemicals used in e-cigarettes. The recent deaths have only st...

The year of gold: Celebrating MVHS’ 50th anniversary

The year of gold: Celebrating MVHS’ 50th anniversary

Jayanti Jha, Shuvi Jha, Jefferson Lee, Tina Low, Jai Uparkar, and Claire Yang

September 27, 2019

Exploring multiple facets of MVHS culture in honor of its 50th anniversary