By Vanessa Sun, Sophia Liu, Moniques Nguyen, Amy Liu, and Katherine Wang On August 20, 2016, some IGDVS students—along with teachers, parents, and volunteers—went to the 3rd annual Sonoma County VegFest in Santa Rosa, California. This celebration of compassion and healthy vegetarian lifestyle was held in Luther Burbank […]
FILIAL PIETY — A REPORT ON THE 2016 CHERISHING YOUTH DAY AT THE CITY OF TEN THOUSAND BUDDHAS By Pam Qian (Developing Virtue Secondary School, 12th Grade) Compiled by Zheng Li English Translation by Shramanerika Gwo He, Pam Qian “Without the teaching of filial piety, there would be […]
by Iris and QQ (Junior High), 2016 The school had adopted the idea of making heart pins, each one meticulously cut, stuffed, and sewn by hand. They were given away to everyone at the May 20th Cherishing Youth event, to children in Ukiah, and to the homeless. As […]
Student Editorial: Belle Roberts As usual, ASB Retreat signalled the coming end to the school year. Students gathered at school on Friday, May 13, 2016, for a night filled with games, movies, and snacks. Twice a school year, the students are able to hold a sleepover at the […]
Traditional Chinese Orchestra Recital. May 8th 2016.
It was a chilly evening in the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas on November 2nd, 2013. Everything seemed quiet, serene, and absolutely normal. However, nothing was normal at the Boys School. It was the annual Halloween party for the Boy School students, a time when the notorious Haunted […]
It was a cool August morning in the suburbs of Chicago. Four confident and uniformed boy-schoolers walked up to the registration table of the National Chinese Culture Competition (and were asked to change their neat attire for a T-shirt of vivid gray). How did these privileged teenagers end […]
Second Annual Lantern Festival celebrates the Year of the Snake Ukiah Daily Journal A lion tamer expertly led three lions up and down a platform in front of Alex Thomas Jr. Plaza Saturday as a large crowd watched just feet away. The lions were, in fact, not large […]