El Estoque

Photos by Michelle Chen, Diya Bahl, Ishaani Dayal and Jiya Singh

Campus opinions

Exploring the opinions students and staff hold about various topics around campus

Diya and JJ on the streets: MVHS Trivia

Diya Bahl and Jayanti Jha September 26, 2021
Testing students and staff on their MVHS knowledge
Seniors Diya Bahl and Anika Somasundaram take a selfie to capture their memories at the event.

Class of 2022 keeps up annual tradition of Senior Sunrise

Jayanti Jha and Nika Zamani August 24, 2021
Seniors commemorate the beginning of their last year at MVHS
FUHSD athletes found ways to resonate with Lydia Jacoby, Suni Lee and Simone Biles. Graphic by Jayanti Jha, Aashna Patel and Kalyani Puthenpurayil

Twisting the game

Three Olympic winners resonate with local athletes
A screenshot of a FaceTime call with my dad while he was quarantining in his room.

My dad got COVID

Diya Bahl May 6, 2021
My experiences living with a family member with COVID-19
Graphic by Diya Bahl

All in my head

Diya Bahl March 14, 2021
Confronting the overwhelming thoughts of applying to college
A womans arm is being cleaned in preparation for the vaccine injection.

Don’t Miss Your Shot

Scientists used RNA technology to create the COVID-19 vaccine, yet its fast-paced development and distribution caused concerns about side effects as vaccines are administered to essential workers.
Pascal Juang, M.D., and two of his colleagues hold Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine bottles.

Phase 3: The Aftermath

Diya Bahl and Matthew Yoshimoto February 12, 2021
Examining professional and student views on the recently released Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines
A scene from senior Conner Yins music video for his song, Fall Asleep on Call.

From the soul

Diya Bahl January 26, 2021
Exploring the motivation behind MVHS students’ own music
A picture collage of students holding their essential items. // Used with permission

Desk essentials during remote learning

Diya Bahl and Riya Ravuri December 4, 2020
A closer look at students’ most used items
A screenshot of MV Raas promotion video.

Dancing through Zoom

Diya Bahl October 17, 2020
How various MVHS Indian dance teams are adapting to remote learning
Photos courtesy of Pinterest

Indian misrepresentation in media

Diya Bahl September 12, 2020
Examining the inaccurate portrayal of Indians in Western media
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