El Estoque

Opposition to the Vallco Plan

Opposition to the Vallco Plan

Anushka De and Devin Gupta

January 10, 2020

Sand Hill Property reinitiates construction in Vallco Shopping Mall after passing of State Bill 35

In-game impulse

In-game impulse

Jefferson Le and Annie Zhang

December 20, 2019

Investigating the toxicity and banter in online gaming communities

Lessons From Around the World

Lessons From Around the World

Oishee Misra, Lakshanyaa Ganesh, Shuvi Jha, Leanna Sun, and Sarah Young

December 19, 2019

t the turn of the decade, several countries around the world have emerged as prominent and successful examples of characteristics ranging from education to political engagement to health care. Nordic countries have an education system that is regarded as one of the best in the world. Italy demons...

The US versus Africa: Toxic Individualism

Lakshanyaa Ganesh

December 13, 2019

ords, the corporate ladder, and individualism are cornerstones of the American experience. Our culture is one defined by self-driven success, where relying on a network or community is only used for individual promotion. If we don’t move out of parents’ houses by age 20, we’re looked down upon. Am...

Lone Ranger: A factor for depression

Lone Ranger: A factor for depression

Rachel Jiang

November 5, 2019

Investigating the connection between mental illness and individualism promoted by our community

Surviving and Thriving

Surviving and Thriving

Sarah Young and Andrea Perng

January 27, 2019

alifornia is well known for being an earthquake-prone state. Every year, in preparation to minimize the potential damage from the San Andreas fault, which is  refer to as a “ticking time bomb,” students undergo practice drills by taking cover underneath desks, and buildings are routinely checked to see i...

Localizing Red Cross

Localizing Red Cross

Swara Tewari, Features editor

October 26, 2018

President of Red Cross discusses her journey with the club and her goals for the year