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A fall treat

A fall treat

Shuvi Jha

November 21, 2018


Filed under Briefs

On Nov. 7, Bite Club, a club centered around food and nutrition, gathered for its second meeting of the year. The theme was centered around Halloween and autumn, as students were taught how to make candy apples. In the front of the room stood President and senior Elysha Tsai, as she used the club...

One Last Scare

One Last Scare

Emily Xia and Tabitha Mendez

November 12, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

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MVHS staff celebrates Halloween

MVHS staff celebrates Halloween

Julia Yang

November 5, 2018


Filed under Around Campus, NEWS

During lunch on Oct. 31, while MVHS students crowded around the rally court to participate in their annual Halloween costume contest, staff members filed into the staff lounge to eat and socialize with each other before their own costume contest began. Each department dressed up according to thei...

Low (cost)umes

Low (cost)umes

Alyssa Hui and Rucha Soman

October 24, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, From the magazine, Print entertainment

Three easy and affordable DIY Halloween costumes

Halloween around the Bay Area

Halloween around the Bay Area

Helen Chao

November 13, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

Nowadays, Halloween is associated with sugar-high children and a mass of Moana clones scurrying from door to door, leaving a Hansel and Gretel trail of candy wrappers in their wake. Of course, that’s the most stereotypical image brought to mind, but Halloween celebrations are more varied than the traditional...

Behind the scenes of “Asian Riverdale”

Behind the scenes of “Asian Riverdale”

Ananya Bhat

November 11, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

“Who’s hotter — Cole Sprouse or KJ Apa?” That was the topic of debate amongst seniors Joyce Shiah, Hasini Shyamasundar, Anisha Kollareddy, Fatima Ali, Aastha Chawla and Esther Chang at lunch on October 31. The group of friends, who sit together at lunch almost every day, had argued over the...

A walk through Main Street Cupertino’s Pumpkin Palooza

A walk through Main Street Cupertino’s Pumpkin Palooza

Ria Kolli

November 8, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment featured

Festivity filled the air during Main Street Cupertino’s Pumpkin Palooza on Saturday, October 28. Kids played tic-tac-toe with pumpkins and got their faces painted, while their parents took photos to capture the moment. Frolicking under everyone’s feet were puppies dressed in costumes ranging fro...

Halloween Costume Contest 2017

Halloween Costume Contest 2017

Hannah Lee

November 8, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Student life

tudents gathered in the rally court on October 31 to watch others show off their costumes in the annual costume contest. A variety of creative costumes, such as the La Croix Boys, were displayed and judged by Junior Bernice Lin and Senior Kavin Sivakumar, members of the MVHS Fashion Club. Check out the pho...

The yearly haunt: Juniors hold annual haunted house every Halloween

The yearly haunt:  Juniors hold annual haunted house every Halloween

Sreya Kumar

November 7, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

n the corner of Strafford and Sunderland drive, a house stood in the dark. A sign saying “Haunted House” hung under a dim light beside the garage door. Seven junior students dashed to and from the garage and the house, trying to make sure everything was in place. At 8 p.m. sharp, junior Chetan Mokkap...

Halloween costumes around MVHS

Halloween costumes around MVHS

Sara Entezarmahdi

November 5, 2017


Filed under Culture, ENTERTAINMENT

As students made their way onto campus, October 31 presented them with a not-so-average school day. Students from all grades participated in the traditional Halloween spirit of dressing for the holiday, though many made sure there was nothing traditional about their costumes. From La Croix to Gandhi,...