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SRVEA and SRVUSD “strike” up a conversation

SRVEA and SRVUSD “strike” up a conversation

Daniel Shen, Sraavya Sambara, Elisa Fang, Taylor Atienza, and Michael Han

March 21, 2019


Filed under Community, Investigations, News, Showcase

After weeks of disagreement on union proposals, negotiations between the Board of Education of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District (SRVUSD) and the San Ramon Valley Education Association (SRVEA) regarding district budget management drew to a Tentative Agreement on March 8. The three articles ...

San Ramon Chamber of Commerce honors DV’s Kelsey Wengel and Erin Ku

San Ramon Chamber of Commerce honors DV’s Kelsey Wengel and Erin Ku

Caroline Lobel and Katie Williams

March 3, 2019


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

Dougherty Valley art teacher Kelsey Wengel and junior Erin Ku received the title of “Educator of the Year” and the “Outstanding Teen Citizenship Award,” respectively, at the 2018 San Ramon Chamber of Commerce’s Business and Community Awards Dinner on Dec. 4. Both earned recognition for their extensive work within the community of San Ramon. “The Bus...

Women’s Soccer scores breakthrough goal of season against San Ramon Valley

Women’s Soccer scores breakthrough goal of season against San Ramon Valley

Daniel Shen, Managing Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

As the Wildcats advance on a fast break, sophomore forward Chloe Richard slots a pass from the equator of the field to freshman right-winger Lauren Soliz. After two quick touches on the ball, Soliz fakes right and goes left, breaking free from her defender as she cuts inside toward the opposing g...

Boba Guys and San Ramon make the perfect match-a

Boba Guys and San Ramon make the perfect match-a

Skyler Spears and Katie Williams

December 27, 2018


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

The opening of City Center Bishop Ranch on Nov. 8 not only introduced a family-friendly gathering place but also various highly anticipated food hotspots such as Boba Guys. The self proclaimed “highest quality boba milk tea in the world” has locations in cities such as San Francisco, Los Angele...

Spilling ink: Teachers reveal the tales behind their tattoos

Spilling ink: Teachers reveal the tales behind their tattoos

Megan Tsang and Sarah Kim

November 21, 2018


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

Tattoos are deeply personal, yet publicly displayed. We asked teachers at Dougherty to share the significance and motivations behind their ink.

New Bishop Ranch shopping center to open Nov. 8

New Bishop Ranch shopping center to open Nov. 8

Katie Williams, Social Media Manager & Multimedia Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

On Nov. 8, San Ramon is scheduled to open its new, high-end downtown, which has taken two years to construct. Over 20 stores are expected to open, featuring high-end brands like Anthropologie and M by Maggie Rizer as well as an extensive list of gourmet restaurants like Slanted Door and Mendocino ...

Perk up with these quirky podcasts

Perk up with these quirky podcasts

Oce Bohra, Copy Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

In ninth grade, I (along with a few hundred other students) sat down for a dozen hours to listen to “Serial,” a podcast that explored whether Adnan Syed, a teenager in Baltimore, was wrongfully convicted for murdering his ex-girlfriend. While I’ve done my best to block out all and any memories ...

Hear from Another World: Holocaust survivor Paul Smith still suffers 90 years later

Hear from Another World: Holocaust survivor Paul Smith still suffers 90 years later

Sraavya Sambara and Daniel Shen

October 24, 2018


Filed under Hear from Another World, People, Showcase

“I think the Holocaust is always going to be with me … My own family was murdered there.” He sits across from us in a worn, cerulean armchair, his wizened hands laced together on his lap and his translucent, lightly hazel eyes fixed on an impenetrable spot in the distance. His wrinkles are a...

“The End” provides an explosive beginning to AHS “Apocalypse”

“The End” provides an explosive beginning to AHS “Apocalypse”

Skyler Spears and Vikram Balasubramanian

October 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

“I can’t believe we’ve come to this,” a newscaster cries as people swarm the streets and panic runs amok. Nuclear missiles have destroyed Hong Kong and London. The horror hasn’t even started. With “Apocalypse,” Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk craft a masterful opener to the last season of...

Youth make history in Juliana v. US

Youth make history in Juliana v. US

Taylor Atienza, Features Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Environment, News, Showcase

Three years ago, 21 plaintiffs between the ages of 8 and 19 challenged the federal government at the federal U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon in one of the most landmark environmentalism cases of the 21st century. This October, they are finally going to trial. Juliana v. U.S. began in Au...

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