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Nancy McDonald and Veena Harbaugh join forces to give the business classes opportunities to shine light on the many different careers awaiting them.

Business Entrepreneurship and Marketing class welcomes guest speaker Veena Harbaugh

Krithika Subramaniam, Staff Writer May 13, 2022

The Business Entrepreneurship and Marketing class has been gifted with the liberty of meeting real world entrepreneurs year-round in their very own classroom. They had their most recent presentation from...

Ashley Torres (‘22) poses with her freshman health letter and believes that a lot of what she wrote about still resonates with her today.

Seniors receive their freshman health letters back

Kylie Cancilla, Staff Writer May 13, 2022

Every year the freshman health classes write letters to their senior selves. Recently the class of ‘22 got those letters back in the mail. With them came memories and feelings of nostalgia for the seniors...

BSU participated in the Club Fair on Wednesdau where they sold Izze, Z bars, shirts.

BSU looks back at Donversity rally performance

Katy Clark, Staff Writer May 12, 2022

At the Donversity Rally, Black Student Union (BSU) came together on the gym floor to perform a modified version of the poem “The N Word” by David Tharrar. This poem talks about the hate and bigotry...

Following the new masking guidelines, Laurel Wall (24) and Anika Parkhi (24) complete their work next to each other.

State and county health departments highly encourage mask wearing as campus COVID cases rise

Lucy Taylor and Haley Gottlieb May 9, 2022

Throughout the past few weeks, there has been an influx in COVID-19 cases on Amador’s campus. School officials, the California Department of Public Health, and the Alameda County Public Health Department...

A positive message is creatively displayed on the front lawn to express appreciation for staff at Amador.

Students honor teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week

Karissa Yeung, Senior Staff Writer May 5, 2022

The first full week of May is Teacher Appreciation Week, a national holiday that is celebrated all over the country. At Amador, students expressed their gratitude by writing handwritten, personalized messages...

Freshman students read from scripts as they physicalize the words of Shakespeare.

Freshman English classes participate in Shakespeare activities

Renna Popli, AVT Editor-in-Chief May 3, 2022

This past Monday, freshman English classes participated in activities that helped to bring their current read — William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet — to life.  “We’re coming to the classroom...

AV ASB Election Results: Meet your new class representatives

AV ASB Election Results: Meet your new class representatives

Sharon Jiang and Jiawen (Sarah) Yan May 3, 2022

Get to know the new Amador ASB representatives for the 2022-2023 school year!    

Artist Joanna Chu (‘23) designed her project with the overlying theme of capturing her daily life in her artwork.

Donversity Art Show: celebration through creativity

Eva Raul, Staff Writer May 2, 2022

Last Thursday, more than 50 student artists contributed to the Donversity Art Show in the library. From black and white pictures to painted canvases to digital art, different art forms celebrated Amador’s...

Aided with a visual presentation, Vietnam War veteran Bill Murphy speaks about his time in the Navy.

Vietnam veterans present to the US history classes

Nadya Carreira, Staff Writer May 1, 2022

Since 2001, Vietnam War veterans from Diablo Valley Speakers have been visiting Amador Valley to educate the junior class on this significant part of US history. On April 29th, each junior history class...

With various different booths ready for students to explore, students were spoken with individually and were provided information about the many available careers.

Local professionals invited for annual Amador Career Fair

Tejasvini Ramesh, Staff Writer May 1, 2022

On April 28th, Amador’s College & Career Counseling Department invited a variety of professionals to the Annual Career Fair. Students received resources to prepare, and as one of the most anticipated...

Students attend the sustainability activity during lunch time

Donversity 2022 holds engaging lunch activities

Jocelyn Hsu, Staff Writer April 29, 2022

This Donversity week, students and teachers put in effort to create a diverse community at Amador. The lunch activities organized by leadership class enabled everyone on the campus to get involved easily. “The...

Although Amador missed out on the last two Donversity Rallies, Leadership made a swift comeback with this years performance.

Donversity rally triumphs after months of planning

Aileen Hu, Staff Writer April 29, 2022

On April 22, 2022, Amador held its yearly Donversity Rally in the large gym. Leadership had planned and carried out the events in detail and despite the unexpected weather, the show continued on without...

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