El Estoque

Playing the Erhu

Playing the Erhu

Jai Uparkar and Tyler Cho

October 24, 2018


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he erhu, a two-stringed musical instrument which is more commonly known as the Chinese violin, was created during the Tang Dynasty (618-907 C.E.). Considered one of the most popular Chinese musical instrument, the erhu is played with a bamboo and horsehair bow, a small sound box with a long upright neck...

Chinese Honor Society: Envisioning the purpose

Chinese Honor Society: Envisioning the purpose

Annie Zhang

October 22, 2018


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Chinese Honor Society is a club that offers members a thorough engagement in Chinese culture through a promotion of “academically spaced” activities – tutorial shifts and national induction. According to senior and president Dorothy Chou, Chinese Honor Society aims to “expand the Chinese commun...

MVHS holds annual Culture Night

MVHS holds annual Culture Night

Priya Reddy and Elizabeth Han

April 13, 2018


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he sound of a distant bass can be heard from the Olive Court, pounding away as groups of students pass by swiftly, making their way to the rally court where MVHS holds its annual Culture Night. Songs in Korean, Spanish, Japanese, French and Chinese blast into the evening air and people crowd around tables...

Chinese Honor Society plays movie at lunch to let students unwind

Chinese Honor Society plays movie at lunch to let students unwind

Bill Cheng

December 15, 2015


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he familiar scent of pizza drifts throughout A205 as fierce fighting takes place on the dimly lit screen. Li Mu Bai (Chow Yun Fat), the protagonist of the martial arts film “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” lectures sternly about the history of his magical sword, Green Destiny. Members watch ...

Car crashes into house of MVHS Chinese teacher

Car crashes into house of MVHS Chinese teacher

Laura Yang

November 17, 2009


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Driver loses control of Acura and drives into Cupertino home Read More »...