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The 2020 presidential election could shape the future of colleges and universities
October 27, 2020
The 2020 presidential election could shape the future of colleges and universities

Alumni Class of 2020 take on college dorms

Alumni Class of 2020 take on college dorms
Exploring the circumstances of living on college campuses in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic
October 26, 2020
Exploring the circumstances of living on college campuses in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic

An emerging alternative

An emerging alternative
Examining opinions surrounding community college in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent increase in community college enrollment
October 26, 2020
Examining opinions surrounding community college in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent increase in community college enrollment

College in COVID-19

College in COVID-19
Exploring the various ways the pandemic affects colleges and the application process
October 26, 2020
Exploring the various ways the pandemic affects colleges and the application process

Taking the test: COVID-19 edition

Taking the test: COVID-19 edition
Exploring the importance of the SAT and ACT during a pandemic
October 20, 2020
Exploring the importance of the SAT and ACT during a pandemic

COVID-19’s impact on college life

Ligier says she misses her teammates very much, and they continue to FaceTime nearly everyday.
Exploring the impacts of online learning on college students and their college experience
April 6, 2020
Exploring the impacts of online learning on college students and their college experience

The College Board updates AP testing procedures in response to COVID-19

An explanation of the College Board's changes to AP testing for the 2019-20 school year
Traditional face-to-face exam administrations are revised to a 45-minute online free-response exam taken at home
March 25, 2020
Traditional face-to-face exam administrations are revised to a 45-minute online free-response exam taken at home

College admissions should be merit-based, here’s why | EE Opinion

College admissions should be merit-based, here’s why | EE Opinion
Of many controversial topics, college admissions is one of the most pertinent to Monta Vista high school. In this video, El Estoque staff writers Devin Gupta and Tanish Mendki explore why admissions should be merit-based
March 4, 2020
Of many controversial topics, college admissions is one of the most pertinent to Monta Vista high school. In this video, El Estoque staff writers Devin Gupta and Tanish Mendki explore why admissions should be merit-based

ACT superscore invokes mixed reactions in MVHS community

ACT superscore invokes mixed reactions in MVHS community
MVHS community reacts to the new superscore policy starting September 2020
November 20, 2019
MVHS community reacts to the new superscore policy starting September 2020

Art Club officers share plans to pursue art beyond high school

Art Club officers share plans to pursue art beyond high school
Exploring Art Club officers’ post-high school plans
October 27, 2019
Exploring Art Club officers’ post-high school plans

Dear Kevin: 16 reasons why I hate you

I raise caterpillars into butterflies with my brother annoying - I mean, aiding, me along the way.
A letter to my brother about how our relationship evolved through the years
October 7, 2019
A letter to my brother about how our relationship evolved through the years

Taking over the senior legacy

Taking over the senior legacy
September 18, 2019
Using the lessons I learned from graduated seniors to be a better mentor to underclassmen
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