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A student’s role in COVID-19 relief

A student’s role in COVID-19 relief

Shuvi Jha

April 20, 2020

When junior Anusha Adira came to learn about the dire situation of COVID-19 — how in just a couple months it had sent half the world into lockdown — she was shocked. Perhaps even more shocking to her was the fact that despite the dangers of large gatherings, many of her peers continued to meet and...

Americorps member presents at Red Cross meeting

Americorps member Timothy Fader discusses crisis response procedures and emergency supplies at the Red Cross meeting. Photo by Swara Tewari

Swara Tewari, Features editor

March 18, 2019

On March 7, Americorps member Timothy Fader attended Red Cross’ lunch meeting and spoke to the members about disaster preparedness and the function of Red Cross on both a community and global level. As proactive disaster response is Red Cross’ overarching goal, Fader extensively discussed earthqu...

Localizing Red Cross

Caption: Senior Anusikha Halder helps new members register at Red Cross' interest meeting. Photo by Swara Tewari.

Swara Tewari, Features editor

October 26, 2018

President of Red Cross discusses her journey with the club and her goals for the year

Expanding Red Cross

Red Cross officers hand out cookies and answer questions as new members sign up for the email list. The members conversed with one another while waiting in line. Photo by Swara Tewari.

Swara Tewari, Features editor

September 23, 2018

Red Cross held its first meeting during lunch on Sept. 9 in room B103. The officers introduced themselves and highlighted Red Cross’ mission statement and the volunteer opportunities that would be available throughout the year.

MV Tri-M holds benefit concert with Homestead Tri-M

MV Tri-M holds benefit concert with Homestead Tri-M

Ilena Peng

April 30, 2016

n Friday Apr. 22, MVHS’ Tri-M Music Honor Society worked together with Homestead High School’s Tri-M to put on a benefit concert to raise money for Red Cross. Before the show, some students focused only on their instruments, while others laughed with their friends to relax before they performed. ...

Breaking convention: Clubs donate revenue for Syrian Refugee Fund for the first time

Japanese Honor Society sells ice cream mochi while Red Cross club sells pizookies at club food day on Oct. 2 during lunch. These are two of the many clubs on club food day which vowed to donate ten percent of their profits to Red Cross Refugee Fund. Photos by Kingsley Wang.

Sharon Tung

October 7, 2015

    lub food day at MVHS has always been one of the most anticipated events on campus by clubs, students and staff alike. This year on Oct. 2, Community Commision offered a choice for clubs to donate ten percent of their profits to the Red Cross Refugee Fund. For students looking...

Community service: Three different perspectives on the value

Senior Alexa Suarez shares her view on community service. Suarez denounces the plethora of donation schemes plaguing generous donors.

Pranav Parthasarathy

December 8, 2013

As president of MVHS Red Cross, senior Vivian Chan believes community service has had a profound impact on not only her local community, but also herself. "Health and safety, disaster, international [assistance and education], service to the armed forces and blood," Chan said when asked about the...

Legislative Council approves two new clubs

Legislative Council approves two new clubs

Karen Feng

November 15, 2013

Council approves club motions Operation Christmas Child, ECSB E-Waste Drive and Typhoon Haiyan Red Cross fundraiser at third meeting. Read More »...

PTSA to hold movie night on Nov. 21

PTSA will show the critically acclaimed “3 Idiots” during the movie night. Photo from Flickr user 沐小川.

Joyce Varma

November 20, 2012

MVHS PTSA student committee will show the popular Bollywood film “3 Idiots” on Wednesday Nov. 21 in room F111 to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Sandy. The event will take place after 6th period at the end of flip-block day, between 1:30 and 4:30 p.m. All proceeds will be donated to the R...