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Making rose apples with senior Sabrina Hung

Making rose apples with senior Sabrina Hung

Himani Yalamaddi

December 13, 2017


Filed under D.I.Y, ENTERTAINMENT, Food, From the magazine, Student life

Senior Sabrina Hung has been baking for years, so when she received the opportunity to participate in a program at the Culinary institute of America in New York City over this summer, she was thrilled. Though she didn't particularly enjoy making pastries before attending the program, she gained a newfound...

Student share their thoughts on tutorials

Student share their thoughts on tutorials

Nathan Stevens

March 29, 2017


Filed under Around Campus, NEWS

On most Mondays and Thursdays at 9:15 a.m., the bells ring and many MVHS students fill classrooms across campus. But this bell is not for the traditional class, it lets students know when their 30 minute tutorial period starts. The 2016-17 school year is the first to have two tutorial periods per w...

Art Club: How to: Figure drawings

Art Club: How to: Figure drawings

Priya Reddy

February 9, 2017


Filed under Briefs

Figure drawings are an essential part of any artist’s portfolio, because they allow for an artist to demonstrate their abilities in capturing the human form. These drawing are especially important for those applying to art schools or any upcoming competitions. Scroll through the gifs below to see h...

FlexTime: The tutorial scanning app

FlexTime: The tutorial scanning app

Mallika Singh

February 4, 2017


Filed under Education, NEWS

Every week on Monday and Thursday from 9:10 a.m. to 9:45 a.m., MVHS students follow a tutorial schedule. Many people walk from class to class looking for a place to work or a teacher to get help. They hope that their teacher is free to talk to, but that’s not always the case. Teachers can get extr...

Japanese Club starts tutoring sessions during tutorial

Japanese Club starts tutoring sessions during tutorial

Tyler Lin

September 8, 2016


Filed under Briefs

ith the introduction of a second tutorial, many students are able to complete more work and find more help from teachers and peers. This year, Japanese Club’s new officers decided to do something a little bit different with their schedule and activities. “We’re planning a rotation through ou...

Homemade Hipster: Five Valentine’s Day themed nail art ideas

Homemade Hipster: Five Valentine’s Day themed nail art ideas

Aanchal Garg

February 14, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Homemade Hipster

ith Valentine’s Day right around the corner, impress your friends and maybe even your crush by trying out any of these five customizable nail designs inspired by the special holiday of love. Heart french manicure [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kaAR206CyKk[/embedyt] Align the band-aid edge wi...

American Studies students create lobbying projects

American Studies students create lobbying projects

Lydia Seo

November 26, 2013


Filed under NEWS, Popular This Week, Uncategorized

Students use petitions to promote change and make improvements to school. Read More »...