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Family bonding during shelter-in-place

From left to right, Sriranjani, Vidhya and Venkatesan pose for a photo. Photo by Sriranjani Kalimani // Used with permission
Exploring how quarantine brought a family closer together
September 12, 2020
Exploring how quarantine brought a family closer together

Indian misrepresentation in media

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Examining the inaccurate portrayal of Indians in Western media
September 12, 2020
Examining the inaccurate portrayal of Indians in Western media

A new voice

Choir teacher and Music Department Lead Amy Young at her Graduate Conducting Recital, which she gave in October 2019 as part of her Masters Degree in Choral Conducting from SJSU.
New choir teacher Amy Young adjusts to MVHS and online learning
September 11, 2020
New choir teacher Amy Young adjusts to MVHS and online learning

The California wildfires impact the FUHSD community

This image from the NASA Earth Observatory demonstrates the extent of California's 2020 wildfires and the burn scars left on the state. Used with permission | NASA
Students and staff receive evacuation notices due to spreading wildfires
August 30, 2020
Students and staff receive evacuation notices due to spreading wildfires

MVHS students help council member Rishi Kumar adapt to COVID-19 while he runs for Congress

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How political campaigns have changed in the pandemic era
June 19, 2020
How political campaigns have changed in the pandemic era

A protest of a lifetime: searching for freedom

A picture of the Gao family is cased in a broken frame. The Gao family was once together until Peter Gao, Geng He and Grace Gao moved to America in 2009. Used with permission
Examining rising activism in Eastern Asia
June 8, 2020

irst arrested in 2006, lawyer and human rights activist Gao Zhisheng was released in 2014 after withstanding severe mistreatment and torture in solitary confinement at an underground facility in China,...

When life felt normal: MVHS edition

Photo used with permission | Kristen Hsieh
Inspired by The New York Times, MVHS students reminisce on moments before COVID-19 cancellations
June 1, 2020
Inspired by The New York Times, MVHS students reminisce on moments before COVID-19 cancellations

Senior Stories

Senior Stories
A look into the high school experiences of members of the class of 2020
May 28, 2020
A look into the high school experiences of members of the class of 2020

All too common

All too common
The class of 2020 described in numbers
May 28, 2020
The class of 2020 described in numbers

Senior Memories

A compilation of senior’s best memories from the 2019-2020 school year
May 27, 2020
A compilation of senior’s best memories from the 2019-2020 school year

Vi2i0n: exploring how COVID-19 has affected the senior class

The senior class screams the response to the
May 23, 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic causing an abrupt end to the school year and imposing shelter-in-place requirements, graduating seniors found themselves confined to their homes while the most anticipated events...

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