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Nuoyan Wang

4th International AiMusic Festival

-DVBS Archive Team-
Music is the greatest form of communication. It is spoken through the sounds of countless cultures, yet it can be understood by all who come upon it, regardless of background. From the powerful symphonies of the west, to the peaceful tunes of the east, the International AiMusic Festival-proclaimed by UNESCO as a World Intangible Cultural Heritage event-celebrates them all.

PTO Trip: Fort Bragg

-DVBS Archive Team-
The idea of a PTO Trip was proposed on August 25, at the very first ASC meeting. No one could have imagined the difficult process that would follow. After months of negotiation and compromise, juniors Marco He and Bo Han Zhu would finally appeal with a feasible plan: a one-day trip to the Pacific Coast with the purpose of student bonding and destress…

The Art of Glassblowing

-DVBS Archive Team-
It was chilly and rainy as the high school students of DVBS strolled down to the big tent in front of the Buddha Hall. Today we will spectate Mr. Chris Gifford demonstrate the art of glassblowing.

Boys Division: School Song

-DVBS Archive Team-
The idea of a new school song, composed by the students and for the students, was introduced last May. Seated in the 9-10 classroom with notebooks in hand, four students, namely Chee Hee Seng, San Hong Lew, Marco He, and Nuoyan Wang, pondered upon their given assignment…

MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge

-DVBS Archive Team-
On a cloudy March morning, a group of four Honors Discrete Math Boys School Students gathered inside the Odyssey II Building at 7:00 am to participate in the M3 Mathematical Modelling Challenge. The challenge, spanning 14 consecutive hours, exhausted the wits and the patience of the four students.

Celebrating the New Year in Oakland

-DVBS Archive Team-
The in-school Chinese New Year Celebration, an integral tradition of the boys school, occurred on February 5th, 2019, and, just as the ambiance of festivity began to falter, the boys school revived the spirit of the New Year in the bay area later that week.