Biotech Club: We range from current biotech news feeds and informative presentations to hands-on experiments. Our mission is to create a free forum where people can share ideas and knowledge about the field of biotech. Bacterial Resistance Experiment
Academic Club Partnership Basic Information Meeting Area: B102 Meeting Time: Tuesday Lunch Club Website: http://mvbiotech.weebly.com/ Email: email@example.com
We range from current biotech news feeds and informative presentations to hands-on experiments!
In spring 2012, we studied and characterized the evolution of bacterial resistance by observing the effects of the antibacterial agent triclosan on E. coli. Guest Speaker on Drug Eluting stents In winter 2012, a manager and researcher from a local biotech company came to share her experiences in research on stents. Apple Juice and Pectinase In spring 2011, we made apple juice using an enzyme called pectinase to break down whole apples. Making Plastic out of Milk In fall 2010, we created biodegradable plastic out of casein, a protein present in milk.
Officers and Advisor(s)
Elia Chen President
Zehan Mistry Vice President
Victoria Morris Yifei Wu Manager of Manager of Experimentation Experimentation
Amy Tsai Secretary
Renee Fallon Advisor
Clarissa Qian Treasurer
John Zhang Manager Of Research
Kinnari Shah Manager Of Research
MV C++ Club: A club that focuses on teaching members essential C++ programming skills while providing outside resources to help students achieve success. Tech Club MV C++ Club Partnership Basic Information Meeting Area: D105 Meeting Time: Lunch Club Website: mvcpp.wordpress.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org m
Google Tour We will be having an exclusive Google Campus Tour visiting the different buildings and learning about whatâ€™s it like being a Google Employee! Apple Tour We will also be having a Apple Tour at 1Infinite Loop (Appleâ€™s Headquarters) and having lunch at their cafeteria.
WHY JOIN C++??
EA Games Tour
C++ Club is unlike any other tech club on campus in that we provide not only campus tours but also we help members find internship opportunities.
We will be having a EA Games tour of their campus and having an employee speaker from their Game Development Team. Afterwards, students will have a chance to shop at their company store with an employee discount
Officers and Advisor(s)
Kevin Xia Ashish S. Archit Dua Srikanth J. Radhika D. Goutham R. Mr. Shimazaki Co-President Co-President Vice President Treasurer Public Relations Webmaster Advisor
MONTA VISTA JAVA CLUB Want to go beyond Java and APCS classes and see what Java can really do? Come expand upon your existing skills, or join and learn as a novice! Special Interest
Learn about what artificial intelligence is, and learn techniques for building your own AI, including A* Star search for path-finding and autonomous steering behaviors for realistic movement in games!
Games and Graphics
Time: Thursdays at lunch! Website: mvjavaclub.tk
Impress your friends with the coolest game out there, complete with a scrolling screen, awesome graphics, and epic background music.
Algorithms, Data Structures, and Competitions
We provide you with the training in data structures and algorithms to succeed in regional competitions like Stanford ProCo and online contests like USACO.
Why join Java Club?
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Java Club provides members with the opportunity to learn about all sorts of cool stuff Java can do and compete in regional events.
Other topics weâ€™ll cover throughout the year include the Mandelbrot set (image with infinite resolution), genetic algorithms to recreate the Mona Lisa with just colored polygons, and edge detection to detect the locations of objects in images!
Officers and Advisor(s)
Secretary and Treasurer
N T H S
We Are… An honors society Elite The best of the best
Monta Vista NTHS When: Friday at Lunch Where: P3 – Mr. Mueller’s Room Email: email@example.com
NTHS partners with CTSOs like DECA and FBLA, only inviting the best of both organizations to join our society. We aim to help further careers – to help students apply what they learn in the classroom into the real world. Our various connections with different local businesses and competitions allow students to get internships and apply their skills.
Monta Vista Robotics Team: MVRT is a club that teaches its members not only the technical skills of machining, programming, animating, and grant-writing but also the life skills of cooperation as a team and time management. Toys for Tots Academic
Toys for Tots is an event hosted by one of our biggest sponsors, BAE Systems, to help give underprivileged children a present for the holidays and MVRT attends annually, bring not only volunteers but also our robot for the children to play with. Kickoff
Monta Vista Robotics Team
Basic Information Meeting Area: F108 Meeting Time: Lunch and after school
Other teams in the area are invited to join MVRTâ€™s Kickoff at which the game prompt, rules and other information are announced by FIRST and strategies are made by the team.
Build Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Build is a six week period from January to February during which we design, prototype, machine, and program a robot that completes the challenge that the game prompt released.
Blurb The team maintains a great relationship with its sponsors so members have opportunities to intern at high-tech companies such as NASA.
Regional Competitions The robot we build will compete at regional competitions held in March and compete with other teams first in elimination rounds in random alliances of three then in finals in alliances hand-picked by the alliance captains, the eight teams with the highest cumulated score by the end of the elimination rounds.
Officers and Advisor(s)
Karen Feng President
Namrata Ramani Finance Director
Jimin Park VP of Engineering
Emma Lewis Media Director
Archana Kikla VP of Operations
Sachin Makaram Public Relations Director
Chirag Toprani Mechanical Director
Andrew He Nikita Sankar
RJ Cunningham Praxis Bays Engineering Outreach Data Director Director
David Greenstein Club Advisor
MV TSA engages members in a hands on learning experience at the intersection of technology and leadership. Activities include competitions at the nation and state level which are part of the national TSA organization. Other activities include fundraisers and tours.Visit us at mvtsa.org to join! Technology/Leadership
Conferences and Competitions
TSA members throughout the nation all that for them, the highlight of the school year are the state and national conferences. The TSA national conference is packed with competitive events and challenging activities that foster personal growth and leadership development. This conference also offers you the chance to excel and place nationally in competitive events.
Club Website: mvtsa.org
Basic Information Meeting Area: D107
MVTSA hosts technology symposiums bi-annually which showcase four speakers. Last year, there were over 250 attendees with refreshments and dinner provided. Symposiums are a great way to see what's it like working in a certain career field as well as just broadening your knowledge in the technology area in general.
Blurb Joining Monta Vista TSA creates unforgettable lifetime experiences for members! Come compete in nationally acclaimed competitions by traveling to conferences! No prior experience required.
Tours MVTSA provides members unique opportunities to take tours at some of the best technology corporates in the area. Last year we toured Google headquarters. Touring is one of the best ways to learn about technology hands. Also, its a great opportunity to see the work environments in different companies and career fields to see what works best for you!
Officers and Advisors
Mr. Stark Advisor
Karan Gugle Co-President
Sachan Ganesh Director of Public Relations
Rohan Pai Director of Technology
Sarah Im Co-President
Vanessa Qin Director of Membership
Amruth Chamraj VP of Public Relations
Ellen Kulla VP of Chapter Activities
Akilesh Shridar VP of Competitions
May Cui Secretary/Treasurer
Nick Shen WebMaster
Warren Shen Director of Chapter Activities
MV WiSTEM: MV WiSTEM is a science and math focused club, with its main goal being to help its members explore various STEM fields. Members participate in hands-on labs, interact with guest speakers and mentors, and go on trips to see what working in the field will be like! Maker Faire MV WiSTEM (Math + Science)
Learn more about technology, science, engineering, and innovation at the Maker Faire!
Basic Information Meeting Area: B105 Meeting Time: Wednesdays ! ! at Lunch Club Website: http:// montavistawistem.weebly.com /index.html Email: email@example.com
Programming Workshop Learn how to program your own video game using a language called Scheme! Tech Challenge Teams build devices and compete in the Tech Challenge an annual event sponsored by companies like Cisco and Intel!
Blurb MV WiSTEM offers students the opportunity to explore various STEM fields. Members will participate in labs, interact with mentors, conduct research, and much more!
End-of-the-year Expo Work with mentors to conduct your own experiment in a field of interest and present to judges at the first annual WiSTEM expo!
Officers and Advisor(s)
Ms. Lerner Advisor
Joyce Tien Treasurer
Molly Vora President
Nupur Banerjee Research Lead
Namrata Ramani External VP
Varsha Venkat Public Relations
Emma Lewis Internal VP