El Estoque

Earthquakes strike the Bay Area

Earthquakes strike the Bay Area

Ria Kolli

January 11, 2018


Filed under NEWS

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ophomore Afreen Azad had turned off the lights and was just about to go to bed around 2 a.m. when she suddenly felt like someone was shaking her bed. Azad’s first thought was that her house was being robbed. “I heard from someone who lives near our street that there was a person k...

Smells Like Teen Connectivity: students discuss their experiences at the Teen Center

Smells Like Teen Connectivity: students discuss their experiences at the Teen Center

Shuvi Jha

December 12, 2017


Filed under From the magazine, NEWS

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]enior Varun Muthukumaran is a busy guy. A member of the MVHS football team for four years, he has attended daily, four-hour long practices during the summer and fall. From lunges to deadlifts to conditioning, he performs various strenuous activities aimed at increasing streng...

Cupertino small businesses share their stories

Cupertino small businesses share their stories

Himani Yalamaddi

May 11, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Lifestyle

Co-written by Ananya Bhat and Shayon Moradi [su_dropcap style="flat"]E[/su_dropcap]very year, the U.S. government celebrates Small Business Week to commend the work done by small businesses across the nation and to aid rising entrepreneurs with their companies. In honor of this year’s Small Business...

Local biotechnology in classrooms enhances learning

Local biotechnology in classrooms enhances learning

Nathan Stevens

October 28, 2016


Filed under Briefs

[su_dropcap style="flat"]M[/su_dropcap]ounds of boxes containing biology textbooks and filed away papers are spread across the laboratory counters of room B101. They are topped with a thermal printer, a special piece of equipment used to print images on heat sensitive paper. Specifically used in AP ...

It’s a date: October and November

It’s a date: October and November

Devika Watave

October 19, 2016


Filed under BEYOND THE MAGAZINE, Culture, ENTERTAINMENT, Student life

"Sure, I’m free that day … What do you want to do?” Whether it’s a regular hangout, a first date or something you wish was considered a date, you need something to do or somewhere to go. Maybe have fun studying? Grab a quick meal at McDonald’s? Go on a shopping spree at Vallco? Cupertino...

GALLERY: Bernie Sanders rally in San Jose

GALLERY: Bernie Sanders rally in San Jose

Itay Barylka

May 25, 2016


Filed under Local, NEWS, Uncategorized

On May 18, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders visited the Santa Clara County Fairgrounds and gave a stirring speech to thousands of supporters. He received an enthusiastic response when discussing his strategy to combat Donald Trump's rhetoric, his plan for universal health care and...

Religion and tradition: Take me to church

Religion and tradition: Take me to church

Itay Barylka

October 22, 2015


Filed under FEATURES, Religion and tradition

The flip of pages in a prayer book. Voices singing joyously in unison. The sound of wine being poured into a glass. The fervent call to action from a religious leader. The sound,or lack thereof, of people simply meditating. Among the massive industrial sprawl that is the headquarters and office buildin...

A changing city: Where families go after their kids graduate

A changing city: Where families go after their kids graduate

Itay Barylka

September 25, 2015


Filed under A changing city, FEATURES, Uncategorized

Exploring the class of 2016’s emigration from Cupertino after graduation ...

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Elvin Wong

November 27, 2011


Filed under NEWS

At 5:54 p.m. on Nov. 26, the Santa Clara County Fire Department responded to a three-alarm fire at Village Green Apartments on Homestead Road, next to Homestead High School. According to Fire Department battalion chief Richard Salazar, the fire department responded to had contained the fire by...

VIDEO: Gathered in unity

VIDEO: Gathered in unity

Elvin Wong

October 21, 2011


Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, Top Headlines

Click here for additional coverage of the Unity Rally at Cupertino High School. More information about the events leading up to Oct. 19 can be found here. On Oct. 19, students and community members gathered at CHS for the Unity Rally organized by the students and faculty of CHS in the days leading up to Westboro Baptist Church's plann...

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...