Hawk News

NPR: “The New Abnormal”: Wildfires And Climate Change, a Conversation Featuring Noah Diffenbaugh (’92)

National Public Radio, 1A program, 11/13/2018, “‘The New Abnormal’: Wildfires And Climate Change.” MMS alumnus Noah Diffenbaugh (’92), climate scientist, Kara J Foundation Professor, Department of Earth System Science, Kimmelman Family Senior Fellow, Woods Institute for the Environment at Stanford University, was…

Hailstones and a Growth Mindset: DaVinci Algebra Students Sample YouCubed Inspirational Math

Recently middle school students in the Mount Madonna School (MMS) DaVinci Algebra class took a break from linear functions to try three cutting-edge math workshops. Professor Jo Boaler of mathematics education at Stanford University created the curriculum, called YouCubed Inspirational Math, with…

Santa Cruz Sentinel, Local Roundup: Mount Madonna Girls Volleyball Falls to Shasta in NorCal D-IV Playoffs

Santa Cruz Sentinel, 11/9/2018, ” Local Roundup: Mount Madonna girls volleyball falls to Shasta in NorCal D-IV playoffs.” The postseason ride for the Mount Madonna School girls volleyball team ended Thursday night in Redding — nearly six hours north of its Watsonville…

Santa Cruz Sentinel: Sole Senior Leads Mount Madonna Volleyball’s Charge to State Title

Santa Cruz Sentinel, 11/7/2018, “Sole senior leads Mount Madonna volleyball’s charge to state title,” by Julie Jag. WATSONVILLE — If the Mount Madonna School girls volleyball team could craft the perfect senior to lead the Hawks to their first state title since…

Santa Cruz Sentinel, CCS Girls Volleyball: Mount Madonna Keeps Steady Hand in Taking Title in Five Sets

Santa Cruz Sentinel, 11/4/2018, “CCS Girls Volleyball: Mount Madonna keeps steady hand in taking title in five sets,” by Julie Jag. Photos by Lucjan Szewczyk WATSONVILLE – Act like you’ve been there before. That’s what championship teams are supposed to do, and…