Category: Student Work

Cooking dinner

Meet one of our new students, Ziyang, who volunteers to cook every Friday. — We are living in unfortunate times, the world has temptations so strong that people are lost in money and dizzy over profit. As science advances by the day, people have forgotten the essentials. During […]

A Spiritual Hike in Nature

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The towering redwoods in Montgomery Woods is a sight few people have a chance to witness. The students were instructed to reflect on themselves as they strolled through the woods. At first, the boys were restless, and couldn’t keep up the fast pace… 

Rise for Climate

By Jane Zhang, Class of 2023 Recently, people begin to talk and care about the climate changes that occur in the world, so do we. On Saturday, September 8, 2018, Developing Virtue Girls School students participated in a forum held in Ukiah discussing about the actions we can […]

Boys Leadership Retreat 2018

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Engulfed by the deafening silence, the odorless fragrance of mountain air penetrates through your nostrils. A glittering lake in the horizon welcomes you with its open arms. Occasionally, the honking of geese or the chattering of your friends breaks the almost insurmountable tranquility, while you finally breathe a sigh of relaxation. The goal of this annual retreat is to show the next generation of leaders that they are capable of much more than they realize.

How Can We Build Compassionate Communities?

by DVGS Editorial Directors and community builders from ServiceSpace representing four corners of the world talked with the Developing Virtue Girls School junior high and high school students on September 4, 2018. Audrey Lin, a ServiceSpace leader with an infectious smile, introduced the speakers: Ana Valdes Lim, David […]