El Estoque

French Honor Society: Expanding our Horizons

French Honor Society: Expanding our Horizons

Swara Tewari

April 12, 2018


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Senior Anika Ramachandran, president of French Honor Society (FHS) is nearly done serving her term as the society’s president. Over the past couple years, the club has become very important to her and changed her perspective on the world. To her, FHS is a community for those who are passionate about ...

Behind the scenes of Badminton club

Behind the scenes of Badminton club

Jasmine Lee

March 10, 2018


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Every Thursday lunch, numerous students pile into the field house, holding badminton racquets and talking animatedly to their friends. Here, the MVHS badminton club hosts open gym for club members to enjoy the sport and improve upon their skills. Unlike many of the clubs at MVHS, the badminton club has a uniqu...

Spring Skincare with Bite Club

Spring Skincare with Bite Club

Hannah Lee

March 7, 2018


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ite Club members gathered in room B101 on March 1 to discuss how to turn everyday food products into skincare essentials. The officers said that both what is ingested and what is put on the skin can affect our skin’s appearance. Read the infographic below for tips on how to integrate kitchen items in...

Big Plans Ahead for Bring Change 2 Mind

Big Plans Ahead for Bring Change 2 Mind

Shuvi Jha

February 2, 2018


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n Jan. 24, the officers of the Bring Change 2 Mind (BC2M) Club gathered around during lunch to discuss upcoming events and plans. To find out more about what was on their agenda, including the recent Challenge Day that took place on Feb. 1, look through the infographic below. ...

All About Oxidation

Hannah Lee

January 30, 2018


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ite Club members gathered in B101 to discuss oxidation, which is a process that naturally occurs in food exposed to the air. The officers presented a Powerpoint explaining oxidation and how it occurs every day. Learn more about oxidation and how to prevent it in fruits below. ...

Urban Soul Movement: The story behind the movement

Urban Soul Movement: The story behind the movement

Alyssa Hui

November 17, 2017


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rban Soul Movement is a community where students are welcome to join, hang out and learn how to dance, primarily breakdancing with some hip hop. Many members join with no dance experience and are able to learn during their weekly Friday meetings after school in the dance room. Senior Sherwin Zhang want...

Technovation emphasizes importance of women in STEM

Technovation emphasizes importance of women in STEM

Charlotte Chui

November 14, 2017


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As the lunch bell rang, students filed into A103 for MV Technovation’s meeting and a lecture about app programming. The club is focused around the Technovation Challenge, a six-week competition in which teams program their own app to target global issues and create a business plan. Then, teams pitc...

Q&A: Model UN officers on the coming year

Q&A: Model UN officers on the coming year

Maggie McCormick

September 8, 2017


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s the lunch bell rang and room C103 filled with prospective Model UN members, eight officers prepared to share their passion and excitement for the club with these new recruits. While the team has officers from different grades with different levels of experience, they share the same level of devotion and enthusiasm. For senior officers, like President Amita Mahajan and V...

Take a Bite

Take a Bite

Hannah Lee

September 8, 2017


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Bite Club is back with new officers and new ideas. This year, the officers will explain the science behind food, conduct experiments relating to nutrition and introduce a variety of different cuisines. Scroll down to learn more about Bite Club. ...

Club Representation: MVHS Philosophy Club and new T-shirts

Karen Sanchez

May 25, 2017


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As the school year comes to an end, clubs like the Philosophy Club begin to wrap up their business in preparation for summer vacation. However, before summer begins Philosophy Club conducted one final act of business. They introduced intriguing light pink club T-shirts. Despite the final result ...

Campus Question: What happened to second semester Club Promo Day?

Campus Question: What happened to second semester Club Promo Day?

Andrea Schlitt

March 11, 2016


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ith course selection over, students have begun to look at another aspect of their high school career: clubs. Club Promo Day is an opportunity to gain exposure to the clubs on campus, and when junior Surbhi Gupta heard that it wasn’t happening for second semester, she felt a little disappointed...