Tag: Boys School

Celebrating the New Year in Oakland

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The in-school Chinese New Year Celebration, an integral tradition of the boys school, occurred on February 5th, 2019, and, just as the ambiance of festivity began to falter, the boys school revived the spirit of the New Year in the bay area later that week.

Boys Residence Hall: Snow Day!

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A clear sky spelled the end of a gloomy and downcast week. The Boy
School Residence Hall students eagerly packed the van for a trip to Cow Mountain. From the bottom, the apex seemed only slightly dotted with specks of leftover snow, yet a whole new world manifested before their eyes upon arrival.

Boys Sophomore Class Retreat

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Friday evening marked the beginning of our journey. It was pouring when we set out into the darkness of Lake County; by the time the drive ended, we found ourselves facing an elevated mountain home situated in the clouds. With two class members missing, we six sophomores had agreed to partake on a two-day retreat, with little indication of what would occur.

Karma Kitchen-February

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“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly,” - that was the mindset embodied by the boy school students as they prepared for the monthly Karma Kitchen. Having offered oatmeal as the main course for three consecutive months, organizer Mr. Hu proposed an ambitious challenge: Shamrock breakfast sandwiches with sides of spinach tofu scramble and sautéed kale.

Celebrating the Chinese New Year: Boys School

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Chinese New Year. A day when everyone is cheerful and delighted to start of the year fresh and just throw everything back in time. As the year of dog passes, the new year of the pig comes. The first day of the new year is a day when everyone sets down a new goal and reaches for it.

A Winter Walk

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Our excited freshmen class longed for the hike on Lower Cow Mountain. Individually, many of us would have ever agreed to go on this hike; yet, we managed to convince each other to embark on a class trip, and so, we went.

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In order to ameliorate the efficiency and improve the quality of these posts, this year’s Associated Student Council prompted the formation of the Archive Team. In conjunction with the Yearbook Club, the common goal of preserving memories and sharing experiences was made much easier.