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A sample of new technology

A sample of new technology

Ben Ng, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

Everyday new technology is created or refined. Some of those new gadgets are now available for your average person. This doesn't mean that they are inexpensive, new gadgets rarely are, it means that you can just go to a store like Office Depot or the mall to get one. Projected displays that you...

Becoming transparent

Becoming transparent

Lauren Lambertson, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

As technology becomes more transparent, emerging more with our classes, we become a few steps closer to a much easier future. “Technology use allows many more students to be actively thinking about information, making choices, and executing skills than is typical in teacher-led lessons. Moreover, when techn...

Monte Vista Drama Takes Ashland, Oregon and Shakespeare

Monte Vista Drama Takes Ashland, Oregon and Shakespeare

Georgia Buxton and Hannah Copeland

April 9, 2014

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival has been around since 1935 and Monte Vista Drama was lucky enough to attend this season. The OSF is a not-for-profit professional theatre located in Ashland, Oregon. Their season runs from February through early November. They showcase 11 different plays that include four ...

Every 15 Minutes Crash Slideshow

Danny Carpentier Balough

April 8, 2014

A collage of photographs taken by photographer Chris Scott as well as images from Abi Gibson, Lauren Lambertson, and Georgia Buxton.

Lit Through Film

March 20, 2014

With all of the chaos that is created by choosing classes students often find themselves overwhelmed by class choices. This is especially true when it comes to the English classes that are available at MV. In addition to the standard 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade English classes there are nine additional...

New year, new classes

New year, new classes

Amanda Mileski and Anna Peirano

March 12, 2014

The students of Monte Vista in the 2014-2015 school year should not only look forward to a new school year, but also the chance to take new classes that will be offered at the school next year. Three of the new classes include: Philosophy, Biotechnology Accelerated and Research, and Journalism 1-4.  ...

Creative prom proposals

Creative prom proposals

Taylor Wright, Staff Writer

March 12, 2014

    When pigs fly, out of all the fish in the sea, will you go to prom with me? It has come to that time of the year where every junior girl and guy starts to wonder how and when they will be asked.      Over the years prom proposals have become more and more elaborate and it has become how much mo...

Teen Job & Career Fair

Teen Job & Career Fair

Abi Gilson, News Editor

March 12, 2014

There is no better time than now for high school students to begin acquiring the skills needed to be successful in the workforce. On March 1st at the Teen Job & Career Fair, teens had the opportunity to meet with employers, apply for jobs and attend a series of useful workshops to better prepare them...

Hoopla Rally Slideshow

Danny Carpentier Balough, Staff Writer

February 20, 2014

A recap of the 2014 Hoopla Rally

An impressive journey

Emma Knutson and Laura Kenny

February 13, 2014

Out of over 100,000 people that auditioned for American Idol, our very own senior Rachel Rolleri made to the top 100 contestants during Hollywood week. She auditioned in San Francisco over the summer and her performance for the judges was aired on national television in January. Danville was featured...

Internet Famous

Isabella Ordaz, Business Manager

February 12, 2014

We no longer consume media. Media consumes us. According to the Washington Post, American teenagers spend more than 7 ½ hours a day consuming a variety of media, including social media. Although social media may have its negative side effects, such as a lack of privacy and cyber-bullying, its infiltra...

Costa Rica trip

Costa Rica trip

Samantha Teshima, Staff Writer

February 12, 2014

This summer, students here at MV will have a chance to go to Costa Rica. Not many students get to experience a school trip to a different country. The trip, lasting two weeks, will be hosted by Spanish teacher, Sandra Isbell, endearingly known as Doña Sandra by her students. She has taken two prior trips...