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Ham radio club reaches new heights

Tiffany Luu | Photographer

They may just be a small group with an incredible talent, but MC’s Amateur Radio Club is taking student possibility to another atmosphere. Throughout the year the club puts focus on the creation of the perfect high altitude balloon, a component that takes a lot of hard work and spirit …

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Snail mail returns

Chianne Mallari | Photograpgher

Remember the last time you sat down and wrote a letter out to one of your friends and dropped it off at a mailbox for them to receive weeks later? Me neither. MC freshman Rachel Leslie is bringing snail mail back, along with Westview freshman Kaila Uyeda. “We [have been] …

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MC sings their heart out


“I have been playing guitar since first grade, and I don’t really know how it happened, I just kind of wrote something down,” junior Alyssa Walker said about her singing career. Walker, as well as other students here at MC have the talent of music, and she uses that talent …

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Senior Spotlight: Dashawn Copp


Most people walk down the halls and go relatively unnoticed. For senior Dashawn Copp, it’s quite the opposite. Characterized by his luxuriant afro and bright personality, he is easily one of the most recognizable students at the school. He is heavily involved in the arts, and is part of the …

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Humans of the Mount: Ian Lemersal

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From guiding the Friday night football games to helping out his community, senior Ian Lemersal tackles new challenges all throughout MC with his work in ASB and other extracurriculars. “I either partake in ASB related events, play tennis, do college apps, get ahead, volunteer, and other stuff like that” Lemersal …

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New teachers on the block


This school year, MC welcomed a host of new teachers to its ranks. Stacy Walker, who teaches drama and theater tech, is one of them. She previously spent four years of her life at MC, not as a staff member, but as a student. “It’s a trip, like honestly, I never …

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Human of the Mount: The Quiet Wish


On a routine visit to Rady Children’s Hospital last summer, freshman Nicholas Thompson and his family were approached with an idea some find hard to grasp: the wish – the chance to do anything, meet anyone, without restriction of imagination. And on an afternoon in late April, Thompson’s wish crystallized …

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Fil-Am is Ful-Phil-ing

A night of dancing, singing, play performances, and food, all centered on the complex Filipino culture. On May 8, MC’s performing arts center hosted a group of over 100 people from all over the school district. “PCN or Filipino Culture Night is a night where we showcase our talents to …

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