El Estoque

MV Microfinance presents Kiva charity proposal to the FUHSD Board

MV Microfinance presents Kiva charity proposal to the FUHSD Board

Ishaani Dayal

November 22, 2019

n Tuesday, Nov. 5, MV Microfinance president and sophomore Ojas Karnavat stood at the podium, joined by two other officers, to present a charity proposal to the FUHSD board. His goal was to have the Board approve the microfinance nonprofit organization Kiva, a nonprofit organization that lends money to ...

“MV Octagon”: Octagon’s new app is underway

“MV Octagon”: Octagon’s new app is underway

Annie Zhang

November 19, 2019

Uncovering the setbacks, benefits and takeaways of the ongoing creation of Octagon’s iOS app

Monta Vista Ultimate Frisbee takes on Spikeball

Monta Vista Ultimate Frisbee takes on Spikeball

Collin Qian, Visuals Editor

October 26, 2019

Every Friday on the lower field, Monta Vista Ultimate Frisbee (MVUF) holds their weekly meetings where they play ultimate frisbee and spikeball. Seniors Niko Gustafson, Stanley Chen and sophomore Rudra Phalnikar use the club as a way to meet new friends and relieve stress. Whether it be running aroun...

Bring Change to Mind: The founding and purpose

Bring Change to Mind: The founding and purpose

Devin Gupta

October 26, 2019

Objectives behind the Bring Change to Mind organization efforts to make an impact on students’ mental health

Smashing barriers: Badminton Club hosts open gyms for students

Smashing barriers: Badminton Club hosts open gyms for students

Robert Liu

October 24, 2019

Examining officer and team member perspectives on the parallels between the club and the MVHS badminton team

French Honors Society enjoys a day out playing Pétanque

French Honors Society enjoys a day out playing Pétanque

Sarah Young, Graphics Editor

October 19, 2019

Club members play Pétanque, a French game where teams compete to roll plastic balls closest to a smaller white ball

Model United Nations: Beyond the results

Model United Nations: Beyond the results

Michelle Chen

October 18, 2019

n Oct. 5, the annual Henry M. Gunn Model United Nations Conference (GMUNC) took place in Palo Alto where participants came up with solutions to real world problems in a United Nations simulation. MVHS students attended the conference, with many students participating in various committees and winning a v...

Speech Club’s October Social

Speech Club’s October Social

Anjali Singh

October 18, 2019

Members bond through playing the murder mystery game Ravenwood Masquerade Mystery

Dungeons and Dragons starts off campaigns by creating new characters

Dungeons and Dragons starts off campaigns by creating new characters

Jefferson Le, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

New and returning members of Dungeons and Dragons club begin their campaigns by creating new in-game characters