El Estoque

Senior Jessica Ji with her pet chicken Evil

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,...

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...

Enter the wild side

Varsha Venkat December 17, 2012

Students share stories of their unconventional pets. The phrase “it’s raining cats and dogs” might have some truth to it — according to our survey of 427 students, 77% of pet owners have at...

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