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DECA attends Leadership Development and Competitive Excellence Conference



Silicon Valley DECA members listen as motivational speaker Scott Greenberg delivers a presentation on his experience with overcoming adversity and learning from failure, specifically his experience surviving cancer.  Photo used with permission of MVDECA.

Eva Spitzen

November 24, 2012

Starting DECA season with an event hosted by Silicon Valley DECA, members of MVDECA attended the Leadership Development and Competitive Excellence Conference at the San Francisco Airport Marriott in Burlingame from Nov. 16 to Nov. 18. Though nine DECA chapters attended the event, including more than...

PHOTO GALLERY: Operation Smile to hold Soakathon fundraiser

PHOTO GALLERY: Operation Smile to hold Soakathon fundraiser

Akshay Agrawal

April 9, 2012

Update May 9, 2:30 p.m.: The Soakathon will be held during lunch, May 11. The article has been updated with a list of participating teachers and certain elected student officers, who are participating as well. Update April 10, 9:34 p.m.: Due to poor weather forecasts, the event has been cancelled an...

Leo Club holds Share the Love week

President senior Tiffany Wu, Director of Events sophomore Jessica Ho, and Director of Projects sophomore Alice Ma (from left to right) show off their “Free Hugs” signs that will be used on Friday. “I think it’s just to tell people to appreciate the people around us,” Wu said. “Even in our own community here, there is a lot we can do to help. And a small token of appreciation can go a long way.” Photo by Karishma Mehrotra.

Karishma Mehrotra

January 29, 2012

  From Jan. 30 to Feb. 3, Leo Club will be holding its second “Share the Love Week,” complete with friendship grams, heart-shaped posters and various other ways to show love and appreciation throughout campus. Monday through Wednesday will be dedicated to spreading love through handmad...

Leo Club sells shutter shades to fundraise for OneSight foundation

Leo Club shutter shades

Anushka Patil

December 15, 2011

Leo Club is selling shutter shades to raise money for the Luxottica Group Foundation “OneSight”. The charity organization provides glasses and other vision care worldwide for children and families in need. "Kids who have a lot of potential have to be able to see clearly,” Director of Projec...