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VIDEO UPDATE: Alumni complete Alcatraz swim in memory of Freeman

VIDEO UPDATE: Alumni complete Alcatraz swim in memory of Freeman

Kevin Tsukii

July 25, 2011

Click through for more caption and more information about photo.  It’s a swim that only one Alcatraz prisoner is believed to have successfully completed—and on July 24, three alumni undertook the challenge in memory of the late Ron Freeman. Class of ‘11 graduates Nikki Danese and Sonika Singh and Class of ‘10 graduate Andrew Stewart participated in the swimming portion of the 31st annual “Alcatraz: Escape from the Rock!” triathlon. They swam to raise money through sponsorships for the Ron Fr...

English teachers Javier and Vanni transferred involuntarily

English teachers Javier and Vanni transferred involuntarily

Akshay Agrawal

June 16, 2011

English teachers Robert Javier and Debbie Vannihave been involuntarily transferred to Fremont High School and Homestead High School, respectively, next school year.They were notified in separate meetings with Principal April Scott and FUHSD Director of Human Resource...

Chiang leaves MVHS for Castilleja School

Chiang leaves MVHS for Castilleja School

Yaamini Venkataraman

June 13, 2011

Words spread like wildfire at a school of 2600. By lunch on June 8, the several students and faculty members learned that social studies teacher Christopher Chiang was leaving MVHS for the 2011-2012 school year for the Castilleja School. Chiang taught World History and was a knowledgable GovTeam adviser...

How twenty seconds can be considered slow

How twenty seconds can be considered slow

Vinay Raghuram

June 9, 2011

Sophomore Stefan Pedrazza takes solving Rubik’s cube to new heights Read More »...

Badminton CCS: Matadors finish strong with four teams placing

Badminton CCS: Matadors finish strong with four teams placing

Patrick Xie

June 1, 2011

Stephanie Lam wins first place for girls singles, while senior Gary Wang places second for boys singles Read More »...

System of a Down performs at Shoreline Amphitheater

System of a Down performs at Shoreline Amphitheater

Eric Wong

May 28, 2011

Reunion tour for hardcore fans, not for the average music lover Read More »...