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Behind the Meme: What makes a meme funny?

Behind the Meme: What makes a meme funny?

Jessica Xing

April 17, 2017

hat makes a meme successful? Frazier asked her classes to analyze how networking, in a growingly interconnected world, has contributed to the spread of viral culture. For homework, she asked her students to create and spread a meme through social media over the long weekend. While it didn’t necessaril...

Dressed to impress: Senior Zarek Peris dresses up after Halloween

Dressed to impress: Senior Zarek Peris dresses up after Halloween

Sneha Gaur

January 14, 2016

Like any other Monday, U.S. Government teacher Ben Recktenwald scheduled a reading quiz for his AP classes on Nov. 2. Yet unlike any other Monday, his third period AP Government class didn’t frantically flip through their textbooks or catch up on the news using their phones. Instead, they stared at...

Former FBLA and DECA members petition for repeal

Former FBLA and DECA members petition for repeal

Rahul Iyer

September 12, 2014

unior Julianna Liu, a former FBLA member, has created a petition to repeal the recent changes in membership policies that have been implemented by DECA and FBLA. The policy prevents MVHS students from joining DECA or FBLA unless they are: currently enrolled in a business class; a 12th grader taking ...