El Estoque

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

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

Hannah Lee

March 25, 2020

Traditional face-to-face exam administrations are revised to a 45-minute online free-response exam taken at home

Why COVID-19 is more concerning than other respiratory diseases

Why COVID-19 is more concerning than other respiratory diseases

Zara Iqbal, Copy editor

March 22, 2020

Summary of the severity behind the coronavirus

English teacher Mark Carpenter opens a Curious Cat account

English teacher Mark Carpenter opens a Curious Cat account

Rachel Jiang

March 22, 2020

Investigating one teacher’s approach to connecting with their students during the shelter-in-place order

Quarantined Cupertino

Quarantined Cupertino

Rachel Jiang

March 21, 2020

Photos of the city during its “shelter in place” policy

‘COVID-19 Quarantine Party’ Playlist review

‘COVID-19 Quarantine Party’ Playlist review

Emily Xia

March 19, 2020

Pandemic-inspired Spotify playlist is more meaningful than meets the eye

El Estoque trip to CSPA conference in New York City cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

El Estoque trip to CSPA conference in New York City cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

Brian Xu

March 15, 2020

One of the most stressful parts of JEA director-at-large and journalism and yearbook adviser Julia Satterthwaite’s job is planning for the annual El Estoque and El Valedor field trip. The two publications’ staff alternate every other year between attending two conferences: one hosted by the Journalism Ed...

The faces behind COVID-19

The faces behind COVID-19

Tyler Cho, Alyssa Hui, Tanish Mendki, Collin Qian, Shreshta Ranganathan, and Claire Wen

March 13, 2020

Exploring the stories of members of the MVHS community impacted by the novel coronavirus

NBA suspends all games left in the season due to COVID-19

NBA suspends all games left in the season due to COVID-19

Tanish Mendki and Leanna Sun

March 13, 2020

Exploring the the reactions of MVHS to the suspension of the NBA season

Live coverage of COVID-19 (coronavirus) at MVHS

Live coverage of COVID-19 (coronavirus) at MVHS

Hannah Lee

March 12, 2020

Updates on the impacts of COVID-19, more commonly referred to as coronavirus

Positivity Podcast Ep. 4: Not so positive edition

Positivity Podcast Ep. 4: Not so positive edition

Lakshanyaa Ganesh and Oishee Misra

February 14, 2020

As the repercussions of January continue into February, Oishee and Lakshanyaa discuss the implications of toxic positivity amid the tragedies of the month. With topics like the coronovirus, Kobe Bryant's death, and more, they discuss the importance of journalism and shedding light on all aspects of the w...