Category: Core Virtues

The Making of a Meditation Cushion

by Kylie Kok and Sophy Chin Raman (Class of 2018) Editor’s Note:  During the last month of meditation class in Spring 2017, twenty-five students at the Developing Virtue Girls Secondary School were taught how to make a meditation cushion. With supplies of cloth, foam, and sewing tools, and […]

Visit to the Senior Center: Autumn Leaves

By Sophia Liu (Class of 2020) and QQ Hu (Class of 2020) On Friday, February 3, 2017, the 8th and 9th graders from the girls division of Developing Virtue Secondary School visited Ukiah Autumn Leaves, a local senior center. The students prepared various performances as well as baked […]

Compassionate Chocolate Crew

by Alexis Yap (Class of 2017) On Saturday, February 4, 2017, four high schoolers went out to a shopping center in Ukiah to provide the community with homemade hot chocolate in the midst of the drizzling cold weather. The Compassionate Chocolate Crew, or otherwise known as “CCC”, was […]

You Matter

By Cindy Han (Class of 2019) The power and influence of words are enormous. Word is a necessary tool we use everyday to communicate, but sometimes we ignored or forgot how unique and powerful they are. Fortunately, by doing a project called “You Matter Marathon,” students in Developing […]

Karma Kitchen Is Back!

By Alexis Yap (Class of 2017), Brandy Quach and Jasmine Chen (Class of 2018) Continuing the gift of sharing from last school year, this fall semester, the school held two sessions of “karma kitchen”—on October 7th and November 22nd. Karma kitchen is the brainchild of Service Space[1] and […]

Teachers’ Day 2016

By Annie Sun, class of 2018 On September 28th, 2016, the designated Confucius Day, the students and teachers of Developing Virtue Girls School gathered together in the Small Dining Hall to celebrate Teachers’ Day, an annual celebration dedicated to our beloved teachers. Students began the day by making […]