Category: Core Virtues

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 […]

Compassion Can Begin With Just A Small, Simple Step

Student Reporter: Maggie He, Class of 2018 Nestled in the corner of Mazzoni Street was the temporary winter homeless shelter that housed residents through the harsh winter cold. Students of DVGS were allowed the opportunity to cook and serve a healthy vegetarian meal to these individuals. From Junior […]

Mother’s Day Surprise

Student Editorial: Belle Roberts The last sight the guests of the 10,000 Buddhas Repentance expected to see while they were eating was a group of girls schoolers wielding paper flowers. Nevertheless, on the Friday before Mother’s Day, students from Instilling Goodness Developing Virtue Girls School charged into the […]

Child Expo at Pear Tree Center

Student Editorial: Belle Roberts Stroll by the IGDVGS booth at the Child Expo and one would see a flurry of girls in uniforms. Some wear green plaid skirts with navy v-neck sweaters. Others have on elaborate Chinese costumes and flowers in their hair. Upon closer inspection, one can […]

Bringing Together the Best of Humanity

Student Reporter: Ellie Ng, Class of 2017 The news of the Valley Fire came as a great shock to many of the students in the school. After discovering the massive destruction it caused, a group of students went to help out at the Clearlake donation center. Disaster brings […]

Visit to Ukiah Food Bank

Student Reporter: Phoebe Soong & Sylvia Yap, Class of 2019 It was on a Friday, the 27th of November, during the Thanksgiving break, when some junior high and freshmen of Developing Virtue Girls School paid a visit to the Food Bank Ukiah. There, they assisted in sorting through […]