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Q&A: Career Center remodeling

Q&A: Career Center remodeling

Jady Wei

December 13, 2014

Home to volumes of educational manuals and college preparation resources, the Career Center has long been one of the most frequented sites on campus. Students across all grades congregate in this intimate room for a range of purposes, from seeking help for the college application process, to learning...

College rejection and acceptance board creates negative attitude among students

College rejection and acceptance board creates negative attitude among students

Eva Spitzen

May 18, 2013

In 2010, a rejection wall on which students could post the colleges they were rejected from was proposed. After the the proposal was blocked by administration in because it would potentially cause students to become angry and frustrated, Career Center Liaison Miriam Taba designated an area of the career ...

‘College Denials’ list up in the Career Center

‘College Denials’ list up in the Career Center

Soumya Kurnool

April 28, 2013

After failed attempts at creating a wall of college rejection letters at MVHS, college denials are now documented alongside college acceptances. Read More »...

Careers are not set in stone

Careers are not set in stone

Stephanie Chang

November 3, 2011

In a room meant to hold over 70 people, only three students occupied the seats: one reporter, another reporter, and a student that came wandering by for somewhere to sit during his empty period. On Nov. 2, the chosen speaker from Arts Related Technical Training for Entertainment Careers program c...

Students unaware of Career Center’s potential

Students unaware of Career Center’s potential

Stephanie Chang

October 17, 2011

You have an open second. The library happens to be closed. What do you do? Off to the Career Center it is! The Career Center, a small office located at the foot of the A-building, was primarily built with the intention to educate students about college, scholarships, internships, and voluntee...

Students adjust to open period card requirement

Students adjust to open period card requirement

Angela Liu

September 11, 2011

Whether it is for doing homework or hanging out, the library is a popular spot for students during free periods. But since Sept. 4, yellow open period cards have become necessary in order to enter the library and the career center as well. This same card allows students to go off-campus during fr...