El Estoque

Experiencing the college environment

Experiencing the college environment

Roshan Fernandez

December 9, 2017


Filed under Briefs

When junior Animesh Agrawal and senior Aurum Kathuria walked into their first Calculus 1C class at De Anza college, they expected it to be just like MVHS. They expected to hear the constant chatter among students throughout the class period and make new friends. But they were surprised to find a very d...

Restaurant Roulette: Sushi Kuni

Restaurant Roulette: Sushi Kuni

Anirudh Chaudhary

October 20, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Food, Restaurant Roulette

[su_dropcap]T[/su_dropcap]wice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around the area and takes a chance by asking the server to personally choose our food for us. This week, we continued the alphabetical theme by going to Sushi Kuni in Cupertino. When you pull up into the parking lot, it’s almost impossible to see the restaurant because of how small and unimposing the building is. The entrance is on the left side of the building, and once you enter you feel either squashed, or hugged, depending on your point of view. T...

Analyzing MVHS’s stigma against community college

Analyzing MVHS’s stigma against community college

Roshan Fernandez

September 20, 2016


Filed under Briefs

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]enior Vincent Kao has heard MVHS students say "I want to go to UCLA." He has heard them say "I want to go to Stanford. Or Yale. Or Harvard." But Kao has never heard anyone say "I want to go to De Anza." A recurring nightmare among MVHS students, especially seniors who are applying to col...

MVHS alumni discuss community college

MVHS alumni discuss community college

Tal Marom

November 4, 2015


Filed under Briefs, Commentary, Featured, OPINION

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s seniors work on their college applications, they start weighing their options: public universities, out-of-state privates, military colleges. But what about community college? We can all attest to the negative reputation that community college has on our campus, even though 16 p...

“It was a process.”

“It was a process.”

Jennifer Lee

March 14, 2013


Filed under From the magazine, Special

Class of 2009 alumna Neesha A. Tambe looks to be your conventionally successful college senior: Currently majoring in sociology at Georgetown University, she is nearing graduation and already has job interviews lined up. However, her college experience has been anything but conventional. In...

Foothill-De Anza Community College District proposes a parcel tax

Foothill-De Anza Community College District proposes a parcel tax

Dickson Tsai

September 6, 2010


Filed under NEWS

  Measure E asks for a $69 annual parcel tax to fund Foothill and De Anza’s academic programs   Read More »...

Right now in the middle of somewhere: a look at Middle College and College Now

Right now in the middle of somewhere: a look at Middle College and College Now

Jaime Chu

February 25, 2009


Filed under NEWS

March is a beginning of an end and a beginning of another beginning. While beginning to conclude the current school year, students in grade nine to 11 begin to select courses for next year. Read More »...

De Anza: Opening new doors

Dipika Srihari

November 5, 2008


Filed under NEWS

More students chose to enroll in quarter-year classes at De Anza Read More »