El Estoque

Emily Xia
Emily Xia is currently a managing editor in both journalism classes. She spends her time on El Estoque writing stories, designing pages and creating graphics. Outside of school, she enjoys drinking boba and practicing color guard.

Emily Xia, Managing Editor

May 21, 2020
“Animal Crossing: New Horizons” grows in popularity (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
The impacts of social distancing (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
Merch madness (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
‘COVID-19 Quarantine Party’ Playlist review (Story)
Mar 14, 2020
Community Poetry & Prose Night: A celebration of creativity (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Barbie Day: The evolution of a childhood icon (Story/Media)
Mar 11, 2020
The Blue Wave: Teen involvement in California primaries (Story/Media)
Mar 10, 2020
Voices of Cupertino: The launch of the citywide anthology (Story/Media)
Feb 19, 2020
MVHS Course Selection Guide (Story/Media)
Feb 11, 2020
Out of the red: California passes a temporary law removing menstrual product sales tax (Story/Media)
Feb 07, 2020
MVHS through Netflix (Media)
Jan 17, 2020
Winter Care of Roses: Master Gardeners learn about rose care (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
Urbanization of Cupertino (Story)
Jan 08, 2020
Uncovering Project Nightingale: Google accesses Fitbit records (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2019
The impeachment inquiry: House Judiciary Committee passes two articles against President Donald Trump (Story)
Nov 24, 2019
Reputations: Self-care (Story/Media)
Nov 24, 2019
The Famed Youth: Dehumanizing children in the entertainment industry (Story/Media)
Nov 22, 2019
Middle of the pack: Why being labeled as a leader or a follower is wrong (Story/Media)
Nov 15, 2019
Meet the 2020 democratic candidates (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Childhood: An exploration of our past (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Imposter Syndrome: Exploring the Nuances (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Dear Kevin: 16 reasons why I hate you (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
All Aboard: Why we shouldn’t be shamed for jumping on the bandwagon (Story/Media)
Sep 20, 2019
Friendship: A closer look at what friendship can entail (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Do I feel good?: School spirit isn’t overrated (Story/Media)
Sep 10, 2019
Love, Taylor: A review of new album “Lover” (Story/Media)
Aug 25, 2019
Decor Dilemma: Exploring the ideas teachers have for designing their classrooms (Story)
May 24, 2019
Good night, sleep tight: MVHS students’ experiences with insomnia (Story)
May 24, 2019
Coming out of my shell: Painful Partings (Story/Media)
May 22, 2019
Best of 2018-2019: The top trends of pop culture according to MVHS students (Story)
May 18, 2019
In the shadows of power (Story)
May 08, 2019
Pocket-sized: A rant on women’s pockets (Story/Media)
Apr 12, 2019
Getting into the Groove: Japanese Club prepares a dance for Culture Night (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
Coming out of my shell: Dummy Dialogue (Story/Media)
Apr 10, 2019
Turn of time: an exploration through the decades (Story)
Mar 31, 2019
Sweet tooth: Popular candies around the world (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
Tea and Tunes: Chinese club hosts party with boba and karaoke (Story/Media)
Mar 13, 2019
Coming out of my shell: Tissue Turmoil (Story/Media)
Mar 10, 2019
Artists Around Us: The stories of singers at MVHS (Story)
Feb 24, 2019
Wooing with words: Students offer their best pick-up lines (Story/Media)
Feb 08, 2019
A twist on the expected: Five new Oreo flavors are released (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Coming out of my shell: Awkward Advice (Story/Media)
Jan 31, 2019
A Love Story: Exploring the obstacles in romantic relationships (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
A taste from home: Japanese club prepares yakisoba for its members (Story/Media)
Jan 13, 2019
The sound of equality: Empowering songs for MLK Jr. Day (Story/Media)
Dec 17, 2018
Preparation for Synopsys Science Fair (Story/Media)
Dec 17, 2018
Cherishing Christmas: Comparing holiday traditions now to those of previous years (Story/Media)
Dec 14, 2018
A Look Inside: Behind the Scenes of MVHS Students (Story)
Dec 09, 2018
Holiday cheer: DIY Christmas ornaments (Story)
Nov 21, 2018
Wired together: The implications of living in a technology-based world (Story)
Nov 21, 2018
Coming out of my shell: Forgiving Failures (Story/Media)
Nov 20, 2018
Japanese Club and Japanese National Honor Society karaoke meeting (Story/Media)
Nov 12, 2018
One Last Scare: Seniors create haunted house for seven years in a row (Story/Media)
Oct 25, 2018
A fundraising dilemma (Story/Media)
Oct 25, 2018
Coming out of my shell: Cautious choices (Story/Media)
Oct 23, 2018
Deconstructing the Layers: How food affects our confidence and habits (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Dessert Detectives: Alexander’s Pâtisserie (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2018
Research of years past: a look into the officers of Research Club (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2018
Rolling out the jade carpet: Exploring the recent surge in Asian representation in media (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
Coming out of my shell: tortoise troubles (Story/Media)
Sep 05, 2018
Loosen up: tips on de-stressing during the school year (Story/Media)
May 25, 2018
CSF’s new officers adjust to their positions (Story)
May 23, 2018
Showing true colors: analyzing graffiti as a hobby in a high school setting (Story/Media)
May 17, 2018
Sweet Addiction: What it’s like being addicted to sodas (Story/Media)
May 06, 2018
Cherry Blossom Festival: an exhibit of Japanese culture (Story/Media)
Apr 11, 2018
Practice makes perfect: analyzing the importance of daily sports practice attendance (Story/Media)
Mar 20, 2018
Boys Tennis: team earns a clean victory against Los Gatos HS (Story/Media)
Mar 09, 2018
The build season comes to a close for the Monta Vista Robotics Team (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Symphony of senses: how synesthetes experience the world differently (Story/Media)
Feb 13, 2018
Restaurant Roulette: Walia (Story/Media)
Feb 02, 2018
Monta Vista Robotics Team: Kickoff of the competition season (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Bitter meets sweet: grapefruit crafts (Story/Media)
Jan 30, 2018
Homemade Hipster: Non-Alcoholic Cocktails (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
BTS as a global phenomenon (Story/Media)
Nov 15, 2017
Monta Vista Robotics Team: rookie training begins (Story/Media)
Nov 15, 2017
The diverging of paths: individuals discuss life without children (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Ordinary Origins: Living on the east coast (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2017
Measure up: Different values that individuals hold dear (Story/Media)
Oct 18, 2017
Behind CSF’s Volunteer Events (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Ordinary Origins: What it’s like to live in Cupertino (Story/Media)
Sep 11, 2017
Getting a headstart: MVRT trains their newfound recruits (Story)