El Estoque

Feathered friends

Feathered friends

Jahan Razavi and Chelsea Wong

April 10, 2019

Struggle “I got you chickens” was all it took for senior Jessica Ji to spring up in bed early in the morning. Her father’s attempt to wake her had become a running joke between the two of them, always teasing her with the possibility of owning her most desired pets: chickens. Ji had always had a strange c...

Urban Farming: the chicken farmers of Cupertino

Urban Farming: the chicken farmers of Cupertino

Jessica Xing

May 15, 2016

Co-reported by Sandhya Kannan and Jessica Xing  ophomore Samhitha Tarra doesn’t need an alarm clock when she has the clamorous squawking of her four chickens to wake her up at every sunrise. A year ago, it started with a backyard, a local farm and some impulsive buying to end up with a clutc...

Enter the wild side

Varsha Venkat

December 17, 2012

Students share stories of their unconventional pets. Read More »