Walking through the halls of Monta Vista, I have grown used to certain snippets of conversation: “I’m taking so many APs this year!” “I don’t know if I can keep my 4.0…” “I’m seriously so tired and stressed…” As a rising junior, I’ve begun to realize that these snippets are not just the whining of a teenager; […]
As many of my friends know, I love playing badminton. Feeling the racket slice through the air to smash down a birdie is one of the greatest sensations I know, and my love for it has caused me to pursue this sport with outside training. When I realized there was a badminton team for Monta Vista, […]
As I write this newsletter, my mom hastily yells at me to hurry up and start packing. In just three hours, I will be out in the wilderness, detached from civilization, for almost 48 hours… In other words, I’m going camping! As ages have passed since my last camping experience, conflicting emotions have been rushing […]
Summer is less than a week away… But what are you going to do with it? If you have a lot of free time this summer, take a break from the stress and join a Stroller Hikes hike! It’s a great way to enjoy the summer weather and experience nature – with some company as well!
Monta Vista is about to hit dead week – the last week before finals and one of the most dreadest weeks of the year full of cramming, studying and stress. Surrounded by people frantically scribbling notes, reading through textbooks and taking practice tests, it’s nearly impossible to avoid the pressure of dead week. I’ve even begun to […]