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A fork in the road

A fork in the road

Mallika Singh, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018

Living in Silicon Valley, the metaphorical heart of technology, STEM majors are very common at MVHS. Often, for some, it can be easy to forget that there are different career paths out there — outside of the world of STEM. Senior Cheri Zhou has explored this different path as she chose to be an art ...

Q&A: What is it like to be a student pursuing the arts at MVHS?

Q&A: What is it like to be a student pursuing the arts at MVHS?

Anjini Venugopal

May 16, 2017

Pursuing the arts isn’t exactly the first thing people think of when they think of MVHS. In a school that is considered STEM focused, practically everyone knows someone who plans on studying computer science or engineering, someone who wants to be a neurosurgeon or researcher. The arts path, althoug...

Immersion is essential for effective language learning

Alina Abidi

November 20, 2013

Math homework is hard to fake. There are odd answers in the back of the textbook, but for most assignments, a few lines of work and occasionally a diagram are required for each problem. There is no math workbook with fill-in-the-blank drawings and matching games that students can fill out during lunch...