The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

ChatGPT raises questions about its implications on student learning for english subjects.

ChatGPT prompts concerns over academic integrity

ChatGPT, a new artificial intelligence chatbot launched by Open AI, raises concerns over academic dishonesty and student learning by teachers, especially at Dougherty Valley High School. Released to...

Here are some of the snapshots from the 10 moments of our winter break.

Top 10 moments defining our winter break

Ekroop Kaur, Copy Editor February 2, 2023

As schools closed for the winter break, the events around us continued. There were many major moments, such as the storms across the U.S and the Damar Hamlin injury, that occurred during our winter break....

The rise of automation and artificial intelligence in recent years has sparked debate regarding their economic and ethical implications.

Automation generates the future of the workplace

Allan Zhang, Copy Editor February 1, 2023

In an age of information and technological advancement, automation and artificial intelligence have made immense strides in the workplace, while raising questions about the effects and ethics of integrating...

Nataliya Khrapchynska is a 15 year old living in the Ukrainian region of Ivano-Frankivsk.

No matter what the war throws her way, Nataliya Khrapchynska pushes through

Neetra Chakraborty, Staff Writer January 31, 2023

Feb. 24 will mark the one-year anniversary of the current most important European conflict: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Over the last year, Ukraine has seen devastating drone and missile strikes, destructive...

Hurricane Ian causes destruction of the Florida coast, disrupting the lives of many.

Hurricane Ian wreaks havoc across Florida, disrupting the lives of many

Sofia Jones Rivera and Ekroop Kaur November 19, 2022

On Sept. 28, 2022, Hurricane Ian was one of the deadliest hurricanes to strike the United States since the 1930s. With its three separate landfalls in Cuba, Florida and South Carolina, the tropical cyclone...

Stockton Police Department have arrested a suspect, but are still finalizing who is behind the murders.

Pulling Apart the Stockton Serial Killer Case

Anika Kodali and Nishita Mukherjee November 18, 2022

In late September, Stockton Police Department (P.D.) reported a possible serial killer, charged for over six murders and one attempted murder. On Oct. 15, it was discovered that all five victims were killed...

The Kaligayahan Dance Troupe, affiliated with high schoolers from Dougherty Valley and Cal High, performed a medley of traditional Filipino dances.

San Ramon embraces diversity at annual Culture in the Community festival

On Oct. 16, the city of San Ramon hosted its annual Culture in the Community event in San Ramon’s Central Park to highlight cultural diversity in San Ramon with traditional and folk dances, songs, foods...

Sophomore Peter Gagea plays a vital role as the accompanist for DV’s choir.

For Dougherty Valley’s music department, community is instrumental

Lauren Chen, Boomika Velineni, Saanvi Haridas, and Emily Wong November 16, 2022

Students and teachers performed at their Fall Concert on Oct. 4 and Oct. 6, showcasing their musical talents from the on-campus band, choir and orchestra classes. Shortly after, Jazz Band and Chamber Singers...

Swimming and water polo are beautiful in their own way

“Swimming and water polo are beautiful in their own way”

Ekroop Kaur, Copy Editor November 5, 2022

Sanvi Gupta: “I started water polo before COVID and I joined a club [when] I was eight or nine and then I stopped during COVID and I joined the school team this year. I was already a swimmer and so that...

“I want my music to have an impact on people”

“I want my music to have an impact on people”

Srishreya (Shreya) Arunsaravanakumar, Staff Writer November 5, 2022

Neela Vani: “It was sixth or seventh grade, when I finally realized that my iPad had an app on it called GarageBand. I got really into music by seventh or eighth grade, especially as I started taking...

Because COVID hit, I started sewing a lot more

“Because COVID hit, I started sewing a lot more”

Abby Kapur, Sports Editor November 5, 2022

Nova Starling: "In fourth or fifth grade, my parents signed me up for a sewing lesson. I did that for one or two summers, and then that was about it. I didn't really sew a whole lot back then. But then...

Popular Disney characters including Mickey and Donald Duck welcome D23 fan club members to this year’s expo. Photo from Official D23 Fan club on

Disney reveals upcoming movies at D23 Expo

Jennifer Sheng and Jack Ke October 18, 2022

The Walt Disney Studios provided Disney fans with exclusive insiders of upcoming films such as live action remakes of “The Little Mermaid” and “Peter Pan & Wendy” at the D23 Expo held at the...

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