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9/11: The impact on MVHS students

9/11: The impact on MVHS students
September 18, 2014

Call to action ody Owens, a history teacher in training with Nick Bonacorsi, remembers the day vividly. “I remember waking up for school and my friend called me and told me that there had been an...

SOUND OFF: MVHS reflects on 9/11

SOUND OFF: MVHS reflects on 9/11
September 13, 2012

Mithila Chitale Sophomore Listen to Chitale's reflection here. [audio:https://elestoque.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/mithila-chitale3.mp3|titles=Mithila Chitale] "I remember watching TV and...

On that day: We remember

September 11, 2011

Bay Area cities, like Cupertino and Palo Alto, united in San Jose on Sept. 11 to remember the attacks that happened ten years ago with a special commemoration. The memorial began with a mass at the Cathedral...

On that day: Through a survivor’s eyes

On that day: Through a survivor's eyes
September 11, 2011

“It was just really eerie at night when you saw the glow of the smoke and all the helicopter lights,” yearbook adviser and art teacher Jay Shelton said. “The giant spotlights they put up,...

On that day: Six things that you should know about 9/11

September 11, 2011

The attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 have become one of the widest-reported news stories of all time. You’ve gotten what you know about this event from sources varying from word of mouth to news channels, but...

On that day: Teachers reflect

September 11, 2011

English teachers David Clarke and Vennessa Nava and History teacher Viviana Montoya-Hernandez describe the day when they heard about the 9/11 news. Clarke was a teacher at another school at the time,...

EE on Point: Into the Muslim community

EE on Point: Into the Muslim community
September 22, 2010

Muslim students speak out about their religion El Estoque on Point is the news section’s recurring feature aimed at soliciting student voices on controversial issues. The objective...

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