El Estoque

Westboro Baptist Church to picket in Cupertino

Westboro Baptist Church to picket in Cupertino

Elvin Wong

October 16, 2011


Filed under NEWS, Top Headlines

Updated at 10:58 p.m., Oct. 19 Click here for continuing coverage of today's events at Cupertino High School. Updated at 11:52 p.m., Oct. 17 Unite Cupertino has released final guidelines for the silent counter-protest set to occur on Wednesday morning. Updated at 1:36 p.m., Oct. 17 According to The Prosp...

Keep It or Drop It

Keep It or Drop It

Elvin Wong

October 12, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print news

As the new school year goes into full swing, some students will find out that a class they picked isn't what they thought it is. Even for students who try to make changes as early as Running of the Bulls, modifying schedules can be hard. Assistant Principal Ben Clausnitzer explains why: this school...

Handy for Handicapped?

Handy for Handicapped?

Elvin Wong

September 21, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print news

For the average student, the trip between the D-building and C-building may look like a short one. But for injured kids on campus, itís a different story. To make this same trip, they must detour to the far-away A-building, take an elevator, and then walk — or hobble —across several crowded...

PHOTO GALLERY: Club Day 2011

PHOTO GALLERY: Club Day 2011

Elvin Wong

September 10, 2011


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, Top Headlines

Clubs and organizations sell popular off-campus eats to raise money Read More »...

PHOTO GALLERY: Welcome Back Rally 2011

PHOTO GALLERY: Welcome Back Rally 2011

Elvin Wong

September 2, 2011


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS

Senior Ben Yang (in yellow) leads the seniors in a charge into the gym during the Welcome Back Rally on Sep. 2. Photo by Elvin Wong. Read More »...

Stepping out of disaster’s way

Stepping out of disaster’s way

Elvin Wong

May 26, 2011


Filed under OPINION

American Studies student reflects upon disasters ravaging field trip destinations Read More »...

Extra credit takes away meaning from events

Elvin Wong

April 8, 2011


Filed under OPINION

The con side of 'Trading Green for Grades' In MVHS's overly-competitive academic atmosphere, one thing is for certain. Extra credit is a booming economy.   There's no doubt about it; the evidence is everywhere. On Nov. 30, a sea of AP US History students swarmed the MVHS library like a horde of...

Blue Pearl pushed back to March

Elvin Wong

October 18, 2010


Filed under NEWS

  Fall events postpone 1920s-themed dance Read More »...

Going off the beaten path: An alternative sport biking experience

Going off the beaten path: An alternative sport biking experience

Elvin Wong

September 28, 2010


Filed under SPORTS

  Adrenaline-craving juniors take on the 'endless possibilities' of adventurous mountain biking   Read More »...