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Equality: Ice cream is the first step

Equality: Ice cream is the first step

Cerys Holstege February 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I were getting ice cream--Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Perfection for him and Cookies and Cream for me--and when it came time to pay we each pulled out our wallets and paid for ourselves. The...

Suffer now, gratify later? I dont think so.

Suffer now, gratify later? I don’t think so.

Cerys Holstege January 14, 2014

Our society has a deadly obsession with delayed gratification: suffer now to be happier later. In high school, you shouldn’t have too much fun. You need to focus on your grades so you can get into a...

Chivalry Shouldnt See Gender

Chivalry Shouldn’t See Gender

Cerys Holstege November 8, 2013

A few months ago, I went on a date with someone who, in my mom’s opinion, was one of the sweetest guys on the planet -- and he was -- but something about the experience didn’t sit well. He opened the...

Club Arena 2013

Cerys Holstege September 13, 2013

With every new school year comes Club Arena, where clubs are able to set up tables to advertise and encourage people to sign up. Here are some pictures from this past Wednesday at Club Arena: [imagebrowser...

Every 15 Minutes teaches students tough lesson

Every 15 Minutes teaches students tough lesson

Cerys Holstege April 23, 2013

On April 17 and 18, Every 15 Minutes, a program that challenges students to consider the real-life consequences of drinking and driving, came to Mountain View High School. A group of students, parents,...

Bike accident shakes up local community

Cerys Holstege September 20, 2012

On Wednesday, September 12 before second period, a student biking to school was hurt in a bike accident when turning onto Truman Avenue off of Bryant Avenue. The student, a sophomore boy who wishes to...

A cultural community celebration: A&W Festival

A cultural community celebration: A&W Festival

Cerys Holstege September 12, 2012

The 41st Mountain View Art and Wine Festival was this weekend, September 8-9. A great place to experience the “cool, vibrant, multicultural Castro Street vibe,” the festival offered everything from...

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