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Climbing the ladder: Two MVHS students qualify for and compete in prestigious physics olympiad

Iman Malik and Herman Saini

May 14, 2019


Filed under Briefs

The United States National Physics Olympiad (USAPhO) is a prestigious exam administered by the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) that tests high school students on physics concepts and theories beyond the scope of the high school curriculum. Known for its difficulty and tight selection ...

Recent Awards for MVHS

Recent Awards for MVHS

Laasya Koduru and Oishee Misra

April 10, 2019


Filed under NEWS

2019 CALIFORNIA DISTINGUISHED SCHOOL  MVHS received the 2019 California Distinguished School award on Feb. 25, which, according to the California Department of Education, is only given to a select number of schools whose “outstanding education programs and practices” have been recognized. The award ...

MVHS students receive Synopsys Science Fair awards

MVHS students receive Synopsys Science Fair awards

Laasya Koduru

March 30, 2019


Filed under NEWS

t is the end of March, with April just around the corner — for some, this entails studying for AP tests or focusing on standardized testing, such as SATs and ACTs, but for others, it means the release of the Synopsys Science Fair Championship results. The Synopsys Championship is a program where studen...

Man on the Street: VMA predictions

Man on the Street: VMA predictions

Hannan Waliullah

August 28, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Media, Music

ug. 28 is the day marking the MTV Video Music Awards, an award show which selects the finest music and music videos across various categories. Although no host has been announced so far, you should expect performances from Ariana Grande, The Chainsmokers, Britney Spears and other artists. But what else wil...

Find out who are the Purple and Gold Award winners

Shuyi Qi

February 9, 2014


Filed under Around Campus, Main slider, Multimedia, NEWS, News Multimedia, Top Headlines

  Students receive awards for academic and extracurricular accomplishments on Feb. 7. Photos by Catherine Lockwood  Read More »...

The Lordes of the Grammys

The Lordes of the Grammys

Elia Chen

January 22, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Music

James Blake, ‘Red’ by Taylor Swift and ‘Royals’ by Lorde are top contenders to win awards. Read More »...

CGI: Computer Generated Indolence

CGI: Computer Generated Indolence

Shreya Shankar

January 19, 2010


Filed under OPINION

1.6 billion tickets. $400 million in America. Over $1 billion worldwide. Two Golden Globes. Probably an Oscar. Is it even worth it? Read More »...

MVHS awarded at Washington DC as a top school

MVHS awarded at Washington DC as a top school

Kai Kang

October 6, 2008


Filed under NEWS

MVHS wins prestigious Blue Ribbon Award, a second time since 1998. Read More »...