El Estoque

A twist on tradition

Senior Daniel Kao and his family taking a selfie at the dinner table on Thanksgiving Day. Photo courtesy of Daniel Kao // Used with permission
Sharing the different ways that MVHS students celebrate winter holidays
December 17, 2020
Sharing the different ways that MVHS students celebrate winter holidays

Acknowledging Cultural Celebrations

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The MVHS administration’s stance on cultural awareness and reducing workload for traditionally celebrated holidays
December 5, 2020
The MVHS administration’s stance on cultural awareness and reducing workload for traditionally celebrated holidays

Community members celebrate Diwali at the annual Cupertino Diwali Festival

Community members celebrate Diwali at the annual Cupertino Diwali Festival
17th annual Diwali Festival lights up Memorial Park
October 23, 2019
17th annual Diwali Festival lights up Memorial Park

Whitewashed

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Exploring my connection to Indian culture
March 4, 2019

When I was a little girl, my mom loved dressing my sister and I in Indian clothes. She adorned us in colorful outfits with thousands of tiny sequins and beads sewn on, sliding tinkling bangles up our wrists...

IASA’s plans for the year

IASA's plans for the year
September 28, 2018

IASA, which stands for Indo-American Student Association, held its first meeting of the year on Sept. 20 in room E201. The room was abuzz with rounds of laughter, as students from different racial backgrounds...

Diwali celebrations light up the city with cultural traditions

October 26, 2014

riving around Cupertino on a late October night provides for two sights: lights, and more lights. These lights are not displayed by families who are too excited for Christmas — they are displays for...

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