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‘Over the Moon,’ shines in its graphics, soundtrack and storytelling

Vivian Jiang October 28, 2020
The visually stunning musical adventure, starring MV alumnae Cathy Ang, takes a modern twist on a traditional Chinese legend
Matvey Jenssen in Japan. Photo by Maxim Jenssen|Used with permission.

A multilingual community

Krish Dev, Opinion Editor October 16, 2020
Students and staff reflect on their experiences speaking multiple languages.

50 Questions with I-Chu Chang

Sophia Chen and Annie Zhang January 28, 2020
In the seventh installment of the recurring series, El Estoque asks I-Chu Chang 50 questions about herself
Athletic trainer Javier Margarito uses traditional Chinese medicine techniques, such as cupping, on students.

Holistic healing: Students and staff share their experiences with traditional Chinese medicine

Alyssa Hui and Sophia Chen January 10, 2020
Exploring how MVHS staff and students implement Chinese medicine techniques
Playing the Erhu

Playing the Erhu

Jai Uparkar and Tyler Cho October 24, 2018

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,...

Chinese Honor Society members envision the purpose the club serves

Chinese Honor Society members envision the purpose the club serves

Annie Zhang October 22, 2018
Members of the officer team share their experiences and insight within the club
MVHS holds annual Culture Night

MVHS holds annual Culture Night

Priya Reddy and Elizabeth Han April 13, 2018

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...

Members of CHS watch the screen attentively as officer and junior Nathan Wong and Chinese teacher Kathy Wang make final adjustments to the movie projector. The film gave a glimpse into what life and society were like in ancient China.
Photo taken by Sneha Gaur

Chinese Honor Society plays movie at lunch to let students unwind

Bill Cheng December 15, 2015

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...

FUHSD frenzy

FUHSD frenzy

Karishma Mehrotra April 11, 2010

 Four Fremont Union High School District schools come together to present a handful of talented acts   The talent that surrounds us at MVHS is incredible...but redundant. It is only...

Car crashes into house of MVHS Chinese teacher

Car crashes into house of MVHS Chinese teacher

Laura Yang November 18, 2009

Driver loses control of Acura and drives into Cupertino home At 4 p.m. on Nov. 4, Chinese teacher I-Chu Chang received a call informing her that a car had crashed into her house. Chang initially thought...

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