El Estoque

The craft of branding

The craft of branding

Annie Zhang

April 8, 2019

“I think good design is important because it’s the things you really don’t notice,” senior and president Sunny Park said. Good design is everywhere — on the circular buttons lining a vacuum, on the wooden indents of a door frame and on the detailings of a brochure. According Park, design i...

HackingEDU in San Mateo fosters team bonding opportunities

HackingEDU in San Mateo fosters team bonding opportunities

Elizabeth Han

October 30, 2015

Co-reported by Tyler Lin Among more than 2,000 competitors, a small group of MVHS sophomores huddle together at a slim wooden table. Relaxing before the row of laptops, they engage in a friendly debate over problems in their code. One taps the shoulder of another, shaking their heads as they burst ou...

MV Hacks promotes gender equality in technology industry

MV Hacks promotes gender equality in technology industry

Elia Chen

January 30, 2015

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High School Hacks changes male-centric hackathon culture

High School Hacks changes male-centric hackathon culture

Amrutha Dorai

January 27, 2014

Balanced gender ratio at student-organized event will encourage female participation in coding. Read More »

HS Hacks provides coding opportunity for both novice and expert programmers

HS Hacks provides coding opportunity for both novice and expert programmers

Varsha Venkat

January 21, 2014

Students from Bay Area high schools work together to host students-only hackathon. Read More »

Spruce team wins first place at the 2013 Disrupt SF Hackathon

Spruce team wins first place at the 2013 Disrupt SF Hackathon

Varsha Venkat

October 26, 2013

MVHS students compete against Bay Area professionals and college students to win $5,000 grand prize. Read More »...