Insecurities

| Jane Wang | jwang20@dtechhs.org | February 20, 2020 | Many of us have felt insecure before—looked in the mirror and scowled to see acne-scarred skin or “too-skinny” arms. We’ve scrolled through videos of child-prodigies in our YouTube feeds, lamenting how we’ve done nothing with our lives. Even at school, many of us eye our …

Voter Registration Aims to Inform Students

| Jemma Schroder | jschroder20@dtechhs.org | February 4, 2020 | With the 2020 elections just around the corner, the United States is becoming increasingly politically aware, d.tech being no exception. During the first two weeks of February, a Voter Registration Drive will be held by a group of juniors and seniors in hopes of preparing …

Formal 2020 Draws a Crowd

| Kira Hofelmann | khofelmann20@dtechhs.org | February 3, 2020 | For this year’s Winter Formal, d.leadership rolled out the red carpet for the Old Hollywood themed night. On February 1st, over 200 students pulled up to the City Nights dance club on Harrison Street in San Francisco to chill with friends, eat food, dance the …

Sophomore Passion Projects 2019-2020

| Amrisha Maharaj | amaharaj22@dtechhs.org | January 28, 2020 | Since the beginning of time, d.tech, known for its creative, inspirational, and passionate students, has always encouraged the creation of passion projects to help make the world a better place. By advocating for students to participate in programs such as the Innovation Diploma, and providing …

Jesus is Born: Kanye… Almost

| Nicholas Boyko | nboyko20@dtechhs.org | January 28, 2020 | Since his first foray into music, Kanye West has been one of the most contentious modern musical artists. Although he wasn’t always motivated enough to create a fully religious album, his obsession with the spiritual and the powerful has long been at the forefront of …

Books of the Past Decade

| Jemma Schroder | jschroder20@dtechhs.org | January 28, 2020 | In the 2010s, the Young Adult market had large shoes to fill after the worldwide hit of the Harry Potter series. With the gold rush of literary opportunities, authors filled the YA novel appetite, expanding into what has become the many beloved books we know …