The Stampede

Students leaving college in more debt than ever

Justin Berg, Staff Writer June 5, 2015

Intelligent, confident, hopeful, and tight budgets are all ways of describing students graduating from college. Students graduating college cannot look forward to immediately going out and enjoying...

Student photographer travels the world

Gabby Garcy, Staff Writer June 5, 2015

A senior has traveled around the world, having adventures of a lifetime and capturing them along the way with her camera. Maddie Maloon began photography many years ago, as she takes on the world through...

Amigos de Paraguay

Katrina Flores, Staff Writer June 5, 2015

It’s almost that time of the year again when everything you learned in the past year starts to become just a lonely memory, which many of us know as summer. Many kids enjoy this ten week break by...

Everest for Nepal

Jas Gill, Staff Writer June 5, 2015

A junior at Monte Vista has created a fundraiser to create better lives for the Nepali people after the 7.8 earthquake on April 25th. The earthquake hit Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, destroying homes,...

The Critters of Monte Vista

Grace Wensley June 5, 2015

Take a look around. What do you see? What do you hear? Geese flying overhead? Seagulls and crows squawking? Swallows building nests? Squirrels stealing trash? Ducks waddling around? Here at Monte Vista...

The age-old parking dilemma

Christian Berger , Staff Writer June 4, 2015

Many of us are familiar with parking at Monte Vista. At the beginning of the semester, you run to the office along with hundreds of other permit-seekers, hoping to obtain the glorious placard that hangs...

A true Clif-hanger

A true Clif-hanger

Christian Berger, Staff Writer May 15, 2015

  To many young people, an office job is probably one of the most boring and monotonous things that come to mind. These young people feed off spontaneity and excitement, which professional offices...

San Francisco -Something for everyone

San Francisco -Something for everyone

Bailey Deschane, Staff Writer May 15, 2015

North Beach, Chinatown, and The Castro are three distinctively different neighborhoods of San Francisco; they all hold their own charm and identity, adding to the unique flare of San Francisco. North...

Womens Lit: A New Perspective

Women’s Lit: A New Perspective

May 15, 2015

“So... you're a feminist?” *Asked with a long pause before uttering the “f” word* “And... isn’t that class full of feminists?” Well yes... and no. Empowering, inspiring, eye-opening,...

Would you Rent the Runway?

Gabby Garcy, Staff Writer March 26, 2015

 With the prom/ball season quickly approaching, girls everywhere are on the hunt for a perfect dress. Today, many Monte Vista teens create facebook pages for their class to keep track of who is wearing...

Meghan Faerber, current biology teacher here at Monte Vista, is pictured here working with Akeakamai the dolphin in a cognitive research lab in Hawaii as a trainor.

A new class is washing ashore

Maddie Dailey, Staff Writer March 26, 2015
“While I love teaching, I also really love research,” Faerber said. “So working at Stanford in the summers allows me to have both in my life.”
Jodi Reed, pictured here, says she feels one with the ocean when scuba diving and that everyone should try this breathtaking experience. This is Mrs. Reeds first year as MV choir director and so far everything has been going swimmingly.

Under The Sea: Ms. Reed knows about more than just music

Bailey Ferguson, Staff Writer March 26, 2015

An endless ocean. Pure earth beneath. Nothing but a sky of water above. Sunlight barely pierces through the water's depth. Then the shark appeared. Breathtaking. Ominous yet silent, drifting past like...

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