El Estoque

Introversion and Extraversion

Introversion and Extraversion

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...

The impacts of social distancing

The impacts of social distancing

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

The faces behind COVID-19

Exploring the stories of members of the MVHS community impacted by the novel coronavirus
What's MVHS laughing at

What’s MVHS laughing at

Exploring the various sources of humor at MVHS
An in-depth guide to every course available at MVHS.

MVHS Course Selection Guide

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

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...

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
Switching Sides

Switching Sides

Anish Vasudevan, Justine Ha, Vivian Jiang, and Neysa Singh January 10, 2020
Exploring how certain MVHS athletes handle playing different sports
Maintaining a local community

Maintaining a local community

Swara Tewari and Emily Xia January 10, 2020
The implications of urbanization on both chain and family businesses in Cupertino
Demolition begins at Vallco Mall called Demolition Day || From Mercury News

Opposition to the Vallco Plan

Anushka De and Devin Gupta January 10, 2020
Sand Hill Property reinitiates construction in Vallco Shopping Mall after passing of State Bill 35
Urbanization of Cupertino

Urbanization of Cupertino

Anushka De, Devin Gupta, Andie Liu, Swara Tewari, and Emily Xia January 10, 2020

In a constant state of change, Cupertino has experienced drastic changes in terms of infrastructure and business from the influx of both workers and residents. Vallco construction has recently been reinitiated...

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