d.tech Cancels Nepal Trip Over Coronavirus Concerns

| Leo Belman | lbelman20@dtechhs.org | March 9, 2020 | On Sunday, March 15th, ten d.tech students and two chaperones, Academic Coordinator Kathleen Odell and Academic Counselor Molly Robertson, were scheduled to depart for a service trip in Nepal, but problems have come up amidst rising concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, better known as the …

Album Review: Quadra by Sepultura

| Corwin Davidson | cdavidson20@dtechhs.org | March 6, 2020 | Sepultura is perhaps the most famous Brazilian metal band there is. Founded by brothers Max and Igor Cavalera in the city of Belo Horizonte when they were just teenagers, the band in its early years distinguished itself with pioneering thrash metal, notable for its straightforwardness, …

Conspiracy Theories Circulate over Coronavirus Outbreak

| Jemma Schroder | jschroder20@dtechhs.org | March 5, 2020 | With confirmed cases upwards of one hundred-thousand, the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. What also doesn’t seem to be slowing down is what the United Nations has deemed an “infodemic:” the increasing amount of conspiracy theories and misinformation spread …

What goes on at Board Meetings?

| Leo Belman | lbelman20@dtechhs.org | March 4, 2020 | On February 19th, the d.tech board convened in the staff room for a meeting, which are held on Wednesdays monthly. As board meetings are where a lot of important decisions about d.tech get made, it is important to know a bit about what goes on …

Hillsdale Caltrain Station To Close Temporarily

|Steven Sutton | ssutton23@dtechhs.org | March 2, 2020 | Belmont Caltrain will soon be busy with up to six months of fast “Baby Bullet” and “Limited” stop trains. These trains, which currently bypass Belmont in favor of larger stops with more ridership, will be redirected from Hillsdale Station during its approximately six-month closure beginning sometime …