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Valentine’s Day: How we met

Valentine’s Day: How we met

Helen Chao and Emma Lam

February 14, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, Valentine's Day

In the very beginning, Art teacher Brian Chow and Biology teacher Pamela Chow didn’t have a strong impression of one another when meeting for the first time at a new teacher orientation. However, one thing led to another, and the two are now married and settled down with three kids of their own. W...

Life skills: Art and woodshop teachers explain the usefulness of their classes

Life skills: Art and woodshop teachers explain the usefulness of their classes

Fatima Ali

November 11, 2015


Filed under Audio, FEATURES, Interactives, Life Skills, Multimedia, Special Report Editor's Picks, Under 20 Minutes

cademic classes are undeniably important and provide gateways for a student’s future, especially at a STEM-heavy school like MVHS. But what about the importance of electives in which students get hands-on experience? Student can acquire lifelong problem-solving skills through courses such as art, woodsh...

Colleagues and companions

Colleagues and companions

Howard Lee

September 21, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print entertainment

Sometimes, school feels like E!Entertainment. For all intents and purposes, teachers are the celebrities on campus. Their behavior is subjected to a running commentary by students during brunch, lunch and sometimes even after school. Topics range from what the teachers wore that day to what they d...

Slim tennis win

Slim tennis win

Emily Vu

April 13, 2010


Filed under Game Reviews

  Boys varsity tennis wins 4-3 against Lynbrook     Read More »...