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Meet the 2018-19 French Honor Society officers

New officers explains the value of language
September 28, 2018

French Honor Society (FHS) serves as an opportunity for students who are interested in the French culture to get involved at MVHS. The club goes beyond what is taught in the classroom, offering  hands-on...

Banding together

Ramachandran introduces different gourmet cheeses at FHS' annual Fête du Fromage, the cheese festival. Photo by Swara Tewari
May 24, 2018
President of French Honor Society reflects on the club’s progress throughout the year

MVHS holds annual Culture Night

MVHS holds annual Culture Night
April 13, 2018

he sound of a distant bass can be heard from the Olive Court, pounding away as groups of students pass by swiftly, making their way to the rally court where MVHS holds its annual Culture Night. Songs in...

French Honor Society: Expanding our Horizons

French Honor Society: Expanding our Horizons
April 12, 2018

Senior Anika Ramachandran, president of French Honor Society (FHS) is nearly done serving her term as the society’s president. Over the past couple years, the club has become very important to her and...

French Honor Society celebrates the Fête du Fromage

 A student puts cheese on her plate. FHS provided crackers and baguettes for students to spread different types of cheese on. Photo by Ilena Peng.
November 5, 2017

French Honor Society President and senior Anika Ramachandran stands beside a long table, showcasing various gourmet cheeses. In rapid French, she introduces each type of cheese and describes its cultural...

The impact of language: How languages can change lives

Ramachandran and other emebrs of the French Honor Society sample traditional food while socializing. Photo by Amanda Chen
September 12, 2017

Senior Anika Ramachandran proudly stands in the midst of her hard work, looking around at the bustling chaos of MVHS’s Culture Night. The rally court is decked in the colors of different countries, from...

French Honor Society takes part in debate at Lynbrook HS

French Honor Society takes part in debate at Lynbrook HS
February 6, 2017

Students filling up two rows of chairs and a panel of three judges watched and listened attentively to the contestants sitting at the two tables in front of them. For about 25 minutes, the two groups went...

French Honor Society hosts annual Fête du Fromage

French Honor Society hosts annual Fête du Fromage
November 19, 2016

At 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 18, French Honor Society members were seated at the desks in B213, introducing themselves to other members and sharing their favorite type of cheese. Many members giggled and smiled...

French Honor Society celebrates National French Week from Nov. 12 to Nov. 15

During lunch in room B109, senior Rhea Choudhury introduces the Jeopardy game she and other officers of the club made. She then splits the club members into two groups to play the game. Photo by Sharon Tung.
November 20, 2014

Nov. 12   From the beginning of the Jeopardy game, senior Etreta Thakker immediately chose the hardest question with the highest point value for her team in the game. “Five hundred...

French Honor Society celebrates Fête du Fromage

French Honor Society celebrates Fête du Fromage
October 14, 2014

   Co-written with Dylan Tsai     Twenty-five members of the French Honor Society met in B103 after school on Oct. 10 to celebrate the light-hearted aspects...

Franish Mashup incorporates Spanish and French in one social

Franish Mashup incorporates Spanish and French in one social
December 1, 2012

French students had their first taste of Spanish culture as they walked through the doors of the Staff Lounge to Spanish singer Juanes’ “La Camisa Negra”. Held after school on Nov. 30, Franish...

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