Category: Academic Excellence

Learning a Dead Language

by Brandy Quach (Class of 2018) Carlos Ruiz Zafon once said, “There’s no such thing as dead languages, only dormant minds.” Language all across the world has the power to connect people and touch someone’s heart. However, some languages are considered “dead”, or a language no longer used […]

Poetry Out Loud

By Sophia Liu (Class of 2020) On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, six students from the girls division of Developing Virtue Secondary School competed in the Poetry Out Loud school competition. Held in the Chan Hall of the girls high school, the competition included moving and exciting performances of […]

The Hour of Code at DVGS

Klare Hu (Class of 2017) On the week of December 5, 2016, hundreds of thousands of students worldwide have engaged in the global initiative to increase digital literacy known as the “Hour of Code.” Technology is changing the world. As 80% of jobs created in the next decade […]

The Compassion of Art

By Jocelyn He (Class of 2020) On November 4, 2016, students of Developing Virtue Girls Secondary School gathered at  Corner Gallery in Ukiah to see their own artwork hung on the walls. The Teenage Art Show is open to all teens in the city. It helps teenagers who […]

BMUN 64: Berkeley Model United Nations 64th Session

Student Editorial: Belle Roberts, Class of 2017 “Delegates, there is the Caspian Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, but what we really need, is consistent-SEA.” At the 64th Session of Berkeley Model United Nations, delegates worked hard to argue their positions, collaborate with others, and pass resolutions. BMUN is a […]

DVGS Artists

Student Reporter: Brandy Quach, Class of 2018 On April 3rd, 2015, girls’ division students attended the Ukiah Art Walk. As part of an initiative by Mendocino Arts Council’s Get Arts in the Schools Program (GASP), their portraiture artworks were featured at the Art Center in Ukiah. From family […]