El Estoque

The tipping tower: Parents fight against the renewal of a cell tower

The tipping tower: Parents fight against the renewal of a cell tower

Meghna Gaddam

August 22, 2015

For about the past 6 months, FUHSD board members and parents have been debating about the instillation and renewal of cellphone towers in Cupertino high schools. While the board and other experts believe building the tower will allow better cell service, parents are worried that radiation from the tower...

Students should be involved in cell tower debates

Students should be involved in cell tower debates

Renee Pu

August 22, 2015

s time seemed to freeze in the audience seats,  the atmosphere on the stage became more and more intense. 38 parents wearing T-shirts with “No cell towers in schools”, along with eight young kids, were deeply concerned about the future of the high school students in Cupertino. However, few high sch...