How Robotics Changed My Life

Matt Silverman | msilverman19@dtechhs.org | December 11, 2018 I never saw myself as someone who would be on a robotics team. When I first heard about it in middle school, I thought it sounded boring and stupid: like something that nerds with no life, who spent their free time coding in a dark room, would …

Why Be a Cabin Leader for Outdoor Ed?

Andrew Nourie | anourie19@dtechhs.org | November 25, 2018 Almost everyone who grew up in San Mateo County remembers the magic of Outdoor Ed. There’s something special about learning about the environment while not being surrounded by walls and desks; instead interacting being amongst trees under open skies. Exploring the outdoors with your fellow classmates for …

Daylight Savings is Saving No One

Ally Shirman | ashirman19@dtechhs.org | November 5, 2018 I woke up on Sunday morning, dazed by the light shining into my room. I checked the time, expecting it to be around 7:30 am because the sun normally rises around then. But it wasn’t. It was an hour earlier. After some confused thoughts, I finally realized …

Getting Cheesed: A Cheese Review

Jasmin Texidor | jtexidor19@dtechhs.org | November 5, 2018 What began 10,000 years ago was only an accident — A simple mistake made by travelers wishing for a place to store their precious milk. Inside the stomachs of animals was where milk found its sanctuary, but also its demise. You see, an enzyme in the animal …