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A dead end: Exploring the way mental health issues are tackled at MVHS

A dead end: Exploring the way mental health issues are tackled at MVHS

Robert Liu

May 20, 2019


Filed under OPINION

High test scores, newly renovated facilities and a handful of student wellness resources. From the outside, MVHS seems like the perfect school. The school’s academically thriving student body, however, isn’t without those who are struggling. Owing to the pressure to fulfill goals and responsibil...

Bullying at MVHS: How can we fight bullying at MVHS?

Bullying at MVHS: How can we fight bullying at MVHS?

Neha Ramchandani

October 29, 2013


Filed under FEATURES

[faq title="Q&A with Simone Becker"] [faq_question]What do you think bullying looks like at MVHS?[/faq_question] [faq_answer]At MVHS, it takes the shape of mainly academic bullying. So basically the idea that, when someone gets a test it’s not necessarily private, because students feel...

6 simple ways to conserve natural resources at school

Gabriella Monico

October 28, 2013


Filed under OPINION

Aug. 20 of this year was Earth Overshoot Day, the day we have surpassed the amount of resources that could be sustainably used in a year. Each year we are are using up our year’s worth of supplies faster; in 2003 Overshoot Day day fell on Sept 22 and in 1993 Oct 21 .The earth cannot keep up with the...

When more means less

When more means less

Alexandria Poh

November 9, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print news

Every chair at every table is filled. A long line forms for seats at a computer. Whether they are frantically cramming for an AP Biology quiz or trying to make some time for pleasure reading, many students are spending their free time in the school library. Meanwhile the librarians are trying to make sure the library doesnít exceed its maximum cap...

Students unaware of Career Center’s potential

Students unaware of Career Center’s potential

Stephanie Chang

October 17, 2011


Filed under OPINION

You have an open second. The library happens to be closed. What do you do? Off to the Career Center it is! The Career Center, a small office located at the foot of the A-building, was primarily built with the intention to educate students about college, scholarships, internships, and voluntee...

Library budget cuts lead to loss of programs

Library budget cuts lead to loss of programs

Jacqueline Barr

December 3, 2009


Filed under NEWS

Proquest, Netsupport, Oxford English Dictionary and CQ Researcher are all cut to save money Read More »...