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Robotics team reaches quarterfinals of Silicon Valley Regional

Robotics team reaches quarterfinals of Silicon Valley Regional

Karen Feng

April 9, 2013


Filed under NEWS

MVRT enters elimination rounds with strong robot performance and receives the Team Spirit Award. Read More »...

Robotics team not selected for elimination matches

Robotics team not selected for elimination matches

Karen Feng

March 26, 2013


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS

Despite making a late comeback, MVRT was unable to recover from inconsistent performance at the Sacramento Regional. Read More »...

Laughter: Jokes at MVHS

Laughter: Jokes at MVHS

Neesha Venkatesan

February 7, 2013


Filed under FEATURES, Multimedia

Some believe that being a MVHS student can get overwhelming and stressful, but Matadors can stay positive with a sense of humor. El Estoque asked students to tell us their favorite jokes. We found some funny lines, some clever puns, and a whole lot of laughs....

MVRT holds demo day Aug. 30

MVRT holds demo day Aug. 30

Amrutha Dorai

September 4, 2012


Filed under NEWS

Freshmen basketball enthusiasts Eric Lu and Mark Geha were making their way into the academic court at lunch on Aug. 30 when something caught their eye. Basketballs were flying through the air — and they were being thrown by a three foot-tall red-and-purple robot. “It’s a robot that throws a...

Robotics launches competition season on Jan. 7

Robotics launches competition season on Jan. 7

Sara Yang

January 22, 2012


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It was 7:30 a.m. on a Saturday, but seniors Anant Singhania and Nupur Garg and junior Evelyn Ding weren’t sleeping in. These FIRST MV Robotics officers — President, Director of Engineering and Director of Operations, respectively — were sitting in an auditorium at San Jose State University, ...