The Wildcat Tribune

Relay for Life 2018

Daniel Shen, Opinions Copy Editor

April 25, 2018


Filed under Community News, Features, News, Standalone Photography

From 8 a.m. on Mar. 24, 2018, for 24 straight hours, dozens of high school students gathered at Dougherty Valley to partake in the annual nationwide rally against cancer that is Relay for Life.

2018-2019 Student Body Elections

April 17, 2018


Filed under Features

Sophomores

Sophomores

March 8, 2018


Filed under Features

  People: Malavika Divakar and Chilsea Wang Grade: 10th Where: Peet’s   Rate: Malavika: “7.5”                                        Chilsea: “Definitely a 10”   Most Awkward moment: Malavika: “There were a few times...

February Features — Date Lab

Pranav Chillappagari, Sheyda Ladjevardi, Caroline Lobel, Harmonie Yacob, Jessie Tsang, Eric Chang, Oce Bohra, and Skyler Spears

March 8, 2018


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In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, the Tribune continued its annual Date Lab — where we set up two (consenting) members of each grade on blind dates, to see if sparks fly. Or not. After signing up on a Google form, students were matched up based on what staffers thought would be interesting, and we...

“You Are Not Alone” fosters campus unity

Amanda Su, Editor in Chief

January 24, 2018


Filed under Features, News

Three months ago, in hopes of uniting Dougherty’s student body, Dougherty Valley High School Leadership hosted the four-day-long event, Breaking Down the Walls. Breaking Down the Walls (BDTW) is “an event that focuses on campus unity by recognizing that each student has their own story and tha...

Paying tribute to those who paid the ultimate price: San Ramon Valley’s 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Paying tribute to those who paid the ultimate price: San Ramon Valley’s 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Amanda Su, Editor in Chief

September 13, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Photos, Showcase

To start off the 12th annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony hosted by the San Ramon Valley Exchange Club, emcee and former Club president Karen Stepper, told the audience, “Every year I get asked, believe it or not, why are here each year, why are we still doing this?” She paused. “Because it...

Resistance & persistence

Resistance & persistence

Amanda Su, Editor In Chief

August 26, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Photos, Showcase, Web Exclusive

Background and Summary In response to recent widespread violence and divisive rhetoric, Women’s March Contra Costa County brought more than 800 people together, including local action groups, on Aug. 26 to create the human banner “END HATE!" The exclamation mark at the end was made up almost entirely o...

They left Vietnam, but Vietnam never left them

They left Vietnam, but Vietnam never left them

Amanda Su, Managing Editor

May 24, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

2,594,000 personnel served within the borders of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Of those who served, only approximately 850,000 veterans are still alive today. Of those who served, 97 percent were honorably discharged. Of those who served, 91 percent are proud to have served their country (Veterans...

“The Long Ride to Free Them”

Sasha Hassan and Kingsun Cheung

April 28, 2017


Filed under Features, News

One man hauls a rhino from Blaine, Wash. to San Diego, Calif. April 17 couldn’t come fast enough for Matt Meyer, who was itching to take to the streets. The grueling 59-day journey by bike has been his dream for the past two years. According to 2013’s South African poaching figures, a rhino is killed eve...

2017-2018 Student Body Elections

April 16, 2017


Filed under Features

Wildcat of the month Jae Kim “seals” the deal with his future in the US Navy

Natalie Rubio-Licht and Ye Bin Shin

March 6, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Student Life

Though many seniors don’t know where they will be next fall or plan on a more traditional route, Jae Kim has a clear vision for his future in the United States Navy after receiving his acceptance letter into the U.S. Naval Academy in early February. Jae was inspired to apply to the service aca...

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