El Estoque

REX Productions releases ‘Absolution’

William (junior Zach Sanchez, pictured) attempts to reason with Jack (junior Thaddeus Tarshis) following a dispute over William’s lack of time spent with Jack. The conflict between the two and Jack’s subsequent guilt serves as the focus of the film. Source: REX Productions.

Varsha Venkat

April 24, 2015

 frustrated high school student named William (junior Zach Sanchez) stands, hand-to-head, on the dirt hiking trail as his friend Jack (junior Thaddeus Tarshis) walks away, map in hand. The screen goes dark, and Jack reappears, staring at an article reporting that William has been missing for a we...

Club Day held March 21

Colin Ni

March 30, 2014

Delayed Club Day held on basketball courts, reduced profits Club officers looked eagerly while students began to swarm the basketball courts at the start of lunch on March 21. In hopes of raising funds, 67 clubs in attendance sold a variety of food to students and faculty, ranging from treats such...

Leo Club spreads kindness with Share the Love week

Leo Club spreads kindness with Share the Love week

Varsha Venkat

February 18, 2014

Club hosts activities ranging from taking pictures to receiving free hugs during the week of Feb. 10. Read More »...

Behind the Scenes of ‘Two Halves’

During one of the flashbacks in the film, Kristen (senior Kaz Tarshis) relives her and Mark’s (junior Mikey Goldman) first date in the park. The short movie is REX Productions’ sixth film since the club‘s inception last year. Source: REX Productions.

Varsha Venkat

January 28, 2013

REX Productions gives an inside look into the filmmaking process behind its latest movie. Read More »

DECA wins first place at ICDC

(from left to right) Juniors Navya Cherukeru, Sanjeev Ranga and Pooja Pandey celebrate their first place victory during the DECA International Career Development Conference on May 2. DECA president Ansh Shukla credits the increase in first place wins to the change in the competitive training program. Instead of seeking out a veteran member to mentor them, new DECA members participate in classroom-like settings with an officer teaching basic concepts. “The work and support the officers gave really gave us that extra push,” Cherukeru said. Photo by Kevin Tsukii.

Yaamini Venkataraman

May 14, 2012

The International Career Development Conference (ICDC) is the largest and highest level of competition for those involved in DECA. With fourteen thousand high school students, advisors, business people and alumni from all around the world present, it is a conference focused on competition,...

REX club casts actors

REX club casts actors

Angela Liu

December 7, 2011

Who is Sheldon McKinsey? He is a shy, awkward and out-of-place teenager who momentarily dives into the realm of popularity. He is also fictional; McKinsey is just a character of a future flick, “Your Best Company.” On Dec. 6, REX Productions held its first casting call in room B109. REX Productions, a club created by fre...