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MV Microfinance presents Kiva charity proposal to the FUHSD Board

MV Microfinance presents Kiva charity proposal to the FUHSD Board

Ishaani Dayal

November 22, 2019

n Tuesday, Nov. 5, MV Microfinance president and sophomore Ojas Karnavat stood at the podium, joined by two other officers, to present a charity proposal to the FUHSD board. His goal was to have the Board approve the microfinance nonprofit organization Kiva, a nonprofit organization that lends money to ...

Bulletproof Backpacks: A safety measure versus capital product

Bulletproof Backpacks: A safety measure versus capital product

Rachel Jiang and Aditi Dixit

October 24, 2019

Exploring MVHS opinions about whether or not these precautions for gun violence are beneficial

Behind the controller

Behind the controller

Shivani Gupta, Leanna Sun, Vivian Jiang, Shreshta Ranganathan, Alyssa Hui, and Anish Vasudevan

September 23, 2019

How students and faculty at MVHS use and perceive video games​

Paying for my life: Looking at the rising costs of medication

Paying for my life: Looking at the rising costs of medication

Brandon Ng

March 14, 2019

I’m part of the 60 percent of the world that has a food allergy of some type. For me, it’s nuts. For others, it could be eggs, milk, wheat or soy. There are even some less common allergies where people are allergic to nearly all fruits or even sugar. No matter the allergy, every meal is a consta...

Behind the bond

Behind the bond

October 24, 2018

For the past 15 years, the MVHS campus has seemed to be constantly under construction: new fields, a new cafeteria, new classrooms and, more recently, a new gym. Modernizing the school costs millions of dollars, but as MVHS approaches its 50-year anniversary in the 2019-20 school year, stude...

Head to Head: The perception of money in college athletics

Head to Head: The perception of money in college athletics

Aditya Dash

September 3, 2017

 t’s college sports season. It's time to gear up and cheer on those athletes who have put their blood and sweat into their training to perform at the highest level for their respective schools. On the other hand, schools are advertising and showcasing these athletes, receiving extreme amount of revenue. Ho...

Minimum wage jobs show students that prioritizing jobs is as legitimate as other extracurriculars

Minimum wage jobs show students that prioritizing jobs is as legitimate as other extracurriculars

Shriya Deshpande

March 10, 2017

t age 15, most teenagers worry about an upcoming biology test or the next extracurricular competition. But at age 15, senior Maryam Karaborni landed her first job at Pizza My Heart as an effort to earn extra spending money. Over the next two years, the job would become a large part of Karaborni’s ...

U.S. Treasury announces upcoming changes on dollar bills

U.S. Treasury announces upcoming changes on dollar bills

Fatima Ali

April 27, 2016

Co-written by Miloni Vora. eorge Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson, Ulysses S. Grant, Benjamin Franklin. Scientists, writers, presidents: the current faces of American bills all share two things in common — they’re all white and they’re all ...

More than money

More than money

Alexandria Poh

May 12, 2013

Economically privileged students inherit their parents’ views on the value of money. Read More »