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Book Club: English teacher Hannah Gould shares her liking for Russian literature

Book Club: English teacher Hannah Gould shares her liking for Russian literature

Daniel Lin

April 22, 2016


Filed under Book Club, ENTERTAINMENT

mong the vast selection of book genres — from historical fiction to technical reports — English Literature teacher Hannah Gould has a favorite: Russian literature. After taking two Russian literature classes in college, she developed a fondness of Russian writing and its authors. Fyodor Dostoevsk...

Book club: Biology teacher Supriya Moore offers book recommendations for students

Book club: Biology teacher Supriya Moore offers book recommendations for students

Shriya Deshpande

November 27, 2015


Filed under Book Club, Books, ENTERTAINMENT, Uncategorized

The following books, both featured on the New York Times’ bestsellers list, show the variety of perspectives that authors can provide on almost any topic. With Elizabeth Kolbert’s “The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History” and Anthony Doerr’s “All the Light We Cannot See,” biology teach...

Book club: History teacher Margaret Platt offers her take on favorite novels

Book club: History teacher Margaret Platt offers her take on favorite novels

Neha Patchipala

September 24, 2015


Filed under Book Club, Books, ENTERTAINMENT

The 180 days that make up our school year may seem like an eternity to MVHS students, but for some teachers, more days are what they need to cover certain aspects of the subject that they teach. History teacher Margaret Platt shares some of the novels that she wishes she had time to cover in class. Learn...

Book Club: Contemporary Literature teacher recommends prized novels

Book Club: Contemporary Literature teacher recommends prized novels

Hannan Waliullah

September 10, 2015


Filed under Book Club, Books, ENTERTAINMENT

With all the chemistry worksheets, literature essays and AP US History DBQ’s, it’s hard to find the time to sit down in your favorite corner, cuddle up in your treasured fuzzy-pink blanket and stick your nose in a book you know will be hard to put down. And when we finally do have the time, we’re...

PTSA discusses Career Fair and results of WOW at fourth monthly meeting

PTSA discusses Career Fair and results of WOW at fourth monthly meeting

Catherine

December 4, 2013


Filed under Briefs

During a short 30-minute meeting on Nov. 26, PTSA discussed updates from the previous meeting Read More »