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DP students top the Architectural Design Competition

DP students top the Architectural Design Competition

By Benji Hansen, Writer
April 27
Filed under Features

Three Dos Pueblos High School juniors—Allison Larinan, Rose Hillebrandt, and Annebel van der Meulen—received first, second, and third place, respectively, at the annual High School Architectural Design Competition on March 19 in Santa Ynez. The competition was held by The Architectural Foundatio...

Introducing the new DP Coffee Cart

Introducing the new DP Coffee Cart

By Alex Edgar Gonzalez, Writer
April 8
Filed under Features, Videos

  The B-10 Baristas will now be selling coffee and other pastries throughout the DP campus! But sorry students, this is only for staff and administrators. Filmed and edited by Alex Edgar Gonzalez

DP Mock wins first place at state competition

DP Mock wins first place at state competition

By Damara Lopez, Writer
March 20
Filed under Features

CLICK TO SEE VIDEO: DP Mock wins state competition     The Dos Pueblos High School Mock Trial team has just won the 35th Annual California State Mock Trial Finals. After an intense three-day competition played out in five trials against some of the state's most talented teams, the...

DP Mock are finalists at State Competition

DP Mock are finalists at State Competition

By Damara Lopez, Writer
March 20
Filed under Features

CLICK HERE TO SEE VIDEO: DP Mock Trial's reaction to advancement towards finals The Dos Pueblos Mock Trial team has just found out that they have advanced to the final round of the State competition. Out of the 35 counties competing, DP is one of two finalists that will compete tomorrow morning in the fi...

DP Girl’s Basketball ends their season

DP Girl’s Basketball ends their season

By Jack Sipes, Writer
March 18
Filed under Basketball, Features, Sports

Q: How do you think your season went? Dana: Considering we had a fairly new team with players who had never played basketball before, I think we did pretty well as a team. Zaida: I think our season went pretty well, even though we didn't have a lot of wins. As a team, we really learned about everyon...

Women take technology by storm

Women take technology by storm

By Natalie Moreno
March 11
Filed under Features

Working with neurobotics is what Dos Pueblos senior Megan Handley imagines in her future. Neurobotics is like “prosthetics for your brain” and experiments with artificial intelligence by engineering robotic systems that restore movement capabilities in brain injury victims. Handley enrolled in AP computer scie...

The difference between choosing IB and AP

The difference between choosing IB and AP

By Susanna Sinclair, Writer
March 9
Filed under Features

As you look at the piece of paper where you will choose your classes for your next year at Dos Pueblos High School, there is a lot of pressure to make sure that you are choosing the right classes. These are the classes you will sit in five days a week next year. These are the classes that colleges will loo...

Bees swarm DP

Bees swarm DP

By Belle Gilliam and Sarah Rasmussen
March 4
Filed under Features

A swarm of bees made their way throughout campus terrorizing students eating their lunches. Art and horticulture teacher Kevin Gleason saved the day by capturing the bees in a printer-paper box and took them home to start a new colony....

DP varsity Mock Trial headed to state competition

DP varsity Mock Trial headed to state competition

By Olivia Jewell
March 2
Filed under Features, News

Dos Pueblos High School varsity Mock Trial team swept the Santa Barbara County Mock Trial Championship, beating the San Marcos Mock Trial team. The DP team will go on the state competition in Sacramento that will be held in mid-March. “It was a really great feeling winning county, reprising that...

Dos Pueblos Theatre Company announces their spring musical as “Grand Duchy”

Dos Pueblos Theatre Company announces their spring musical as “Grand Duchy”

By Olivia Jewell
February 23
Filed under A&E, Features

The Dos Pueblos Theatre Company has announced that “Grand Duchy”, written by Robert Freedman and John Bayless, will be their 2016 spring show. Freedman is a 2014 Tony Award-winner and a 2001 GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Award-winner. Bayless is a world-renowned pianist and recordin...

Rooney Mara honored with Cinema Vanguard Award at the SBIFF

Rooney Mara honored with Cinema Vanguard Award at the SBIFF

By Susanna Sinclair and Natalie Moreno
February 23
Filed under A&E, Features, Film Festival

Actress Rooney Mara, best known for her roles in Academy Award-nominated films “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” and  “Carol,” was honored with the Cinema Vanguard Award on Feb. 12 at the Arlington Theatre during the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. As Rooney Mara arrived at the Arlington ...

Johnny Depp wins Maltin Master Award at SBIFF

Johnny Depp wins Maltin Master Award at SBIFF

By Natalie Moreno and Susanna Sinclair
February 22
Filed under A&E, Features, Film Festival

Hundreds of fans roared in screams as Johnny Depp stepped out of his car at the Arlington Theatre where he received the Maltin Master Award at the 31st Santa Barbara International Film Festival, the “highest honor at the SBIFF” last Thursday night. Depp arrived half an hour late to the event ...

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