El Estoque

COVID-19 and its impact on the sports community

COVID-19 and its impact on the sports community

Devin Gupta, Tanish Mendki, Leanna Sun, and Alyssa Hui

April 19, 2020

Exploring the feelings from different MVHS athletes who have been impacted directly from this and the fans of professional sports leagues

Saviors of Humanity

Saviors of Humanity

Claire Wen, Tyler Cho, Swara Tewari, Shuvi Jha, Sean Yagi, and Vivian Jiang

April 10, 2020

ue to the severity of the coronavirus outbreak, California enforced a shelter-in-place policy on Thursday, March 18. Most were able to comply, leaving the house only to complete the essentials like restocking food. However, some were unable to take shelter, forced to go out due to work, and ...

Introversion and Extraversion

Introversion and Extraversion

Lakshanyaa Ganesh, Oishee Misra, Collin Qian, Shreshta Ranganathan, and Anish Vasudevan

April 10, 2020

or as long as we can remember, we've been placed in different personality boxes — more notably, the "introvert" or "extrovert" boxes. Especially in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, we're all experiencing social distancing differently, depending on our introvert or extrovert tendencies. Beyond ...

The impacts of social distancing

The impacts of social distancing

Shivani Gupta, Robert Liu, Neysa Singh, Emily Xia, and Sarah Young

April 10, 2020

Exploring the ways social and cultural practices continue in spite of COVID-19

The faces behind COVID-19

The faces behind COVID-19

Tyler Cho, Alyssa Hui, Tanish Mendki, Collin Qian, Shreshta Ranganathan, and Claire Wen

March 13, 2020

Exploring the stories of members of the MVHS community impacted by the novel coronavirus

MVHS Course Selection Guide

An in-depth guide to every course available at MVHS.

Anushka De, Devin Gupta, Andie Liu, Swara Tewari, and Emily Xia

February 19, 2020

Exploring student perspectives on every course offered at MVHS

Reactions to Tragedy

Reactions to Tragedy

Lakshanyaa Ganesh, Oishee Misra, Shuvi Jha, Leanna Sun, and Sarah Young

January 29, 2020

January was a month marked by a myriad of tragedies. Our childhood hero Kobe Bryant died, impeachment proceedings in the Senate further highlighted America's dangerous partisan divide, Australian bush fires continue to persist, and the coronavirus has created an atmosphere of heightened fear. In wake...

Sports dynasties: The rise and fall

Sports dynasties: The rise and fall

Hannah Lee, Anish Vasudevan, Justine Ha, and Kamyar Moradi

January 28, 2020

At times, an athlete must come to terms with their team’s dynasty coming to an end, while others face the pressure of trying to maintain the legacy their predecessors had left behind