El Estoque

Tea and Tunes: Chinese club hosts party with boba and karaoke

Tea and Tunes: Chinese club hosts party with boba and karaoke

Emily Xia and Julia Yang

March 13, 2019

he air filled with chatter as Chinese club members filed into room A204 on March 12. A karaoke machine was set up in the center of the room, and trays of pearl milk tea from Cafe Lattea and small red candies were displayed on the side desk. Senior Jessica Lee walked up to the front of the room and tested t...

A fundraising dilemma

A fundraising dilemma

Emily Xia and Julia Yang

October 25, 2018

s the last school bell rings, groups of students walk out of their classrooms ready to go home. Approximately once a week, any student craving a cold drink at this time can walk to the rally court and buy a cup of boba from a table for $4. In order for clubs to receive the money they need to participate...

Chinese Club celebrates New Year

Chinese Club celebrates New Year

Charlotte Chui

March 4, 2018

On Feb. 15, Chinese Club held a meeting in A203 in honor of Chinese New Year. Also known as the Spring Festival, this holiday is considered one of the most important Chinese holidays. It depends on the lunar calendar instead of the solar calendar. To celebrate, Chinese Club officers shared traditiona...

Chinese Club celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival

Chinese Club celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival

Charlotte Chui

October 2, 2017

The arrival of the fall season signifies the approach of the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival for many students. This traditional holiday falls on the eighth month and 15th day of the lunar calendar, which corresponds to Oct. 4 this year. In preparation for the Mid-Autumn Festival, Chinese Club officers held a...

Welcoming anyone, Chinese Club plans a year of exciting events

Welcoming anyone, Chinese Club plans a year of exciting events

Vivian Chiang

September 27, 2015

The walls of the classroom are patched with students’ artworks, ancient writing and posters of famous Chinese romantic movies. Every seat is taken by anxious students, ready to spend the year immersed in Chinese culture through games and food. One student laughs loudly at his friend’s comment. Another...

PHOTO GALLERY: Rose Grams

PHOTO GALLERY: Rose Grams

Angela Liu

February 14, 2012

Click through for captions. On Feb. 14, Valentine’s Day, Chinese Club members delivered pre-made rose grams. The rose grams, which were bought for $2 beforehand, come with a ribbon adorned rose and the customized message by the sender. Chinese Club sold 99 roses in the span of a week....