Santaclarabroncos.com – June 11, 2012: Volleyball star Tanya Schmidt ’08 is featured in a story about receiving an award at the NCAA’s West Coast Conference awards dinner, which included a brief chat with the president of the NCAA.
The New York Times – May 27, 2012: Former Harker teacher Priscilla Chan is featured in an article about her recent marriage to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. She was also profiled by CNN.com.
San Jose Mercury News – May 2, 2012: Rising senior and softball player Alison Rugar is mentioned in the Highlight Reel section of Varsity Extra for her 13-strikeout performance in Harker’s win over Mercy-Burlingame, in which she also scored a home run, and for her 16 strikeouts against Menlo.
Microsoft JobsBlog – May 10, 2012: Sean Turner ’06, who interned at Microsoft Silicon Valley and now works there as an engineer, is profiled in the company’s JobsBlog.
Duke Magazine – March-April 2012: An article in the university’s magazine about admissions mentions and cites information provided by Harker college counselor Martin Walsh.
Cal-Hi Sports Bay Area – March 27, 2012: Recent graduate Max Maynard is featured in a story about his perseverance as a track athlete despite experiencing kidney problems, which required two surgeries. Track coach Brian Dougall and rising junior Claudia Tischler are also interviewed.
Indiawest – April 2, 2012: Recent graduates Prag Batra and Govinda Dasu, both Intel semifinalists, are featured in an article about their website, War of Word, which allows visitors to draft, debate and vote on political resolutions on a multitude of issues.