El Estoque

@mvathletics

@mvathletics

Sophia Chen, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

Athletic director uses Instagram to provide information to athletes and promote sports teams

Thumbpaint

Thumbpaint

Ayah Ali-Ahmad

October 23, 2019

Senior Brett Park creates comics to inspire thousands of Instagram followers

Being Priscilla

Being Priscilla

Alyssa Hui and Anish Vasudevan

October 23, 2019

Delving into junior Priscilla Tom’s dance career

Reaching out to new faces: Matador Mondays

Reaching out to new faces: Matador Mondays

Tyler Cho

September 26, 2019

lips of giggly friends flash across the screen, each racking their heads for words to describe a person they love — some serious, others sarcastic. As the first Matador Mondays Instagram video created for junior Sylvana Northrop concludes, the words, “We love you Sylvana!” pop up on the screen and...

Out of line

Out of line

Jasmine Lee

September 22, 2019

If you called me an uncultured American teenager four years ago, past me would agree. What is Netflix? What are Snapchat streaks? What’s it like going to the movies with friends? I was a stranger to all the above throughout middle school and freshman year of high school.  According to PR NewsWire...

Puppy Profile

Puppy Profile

Ankit Gupta and Anish Vasudevan

May 24, 2019

While scrolling through the explore page on Instagram, one is bound to find dog accounts flooding one’s stream. At MVHS, some students and faculty contribute to this craze of dedicating social media accounts to their pets, while others actively avoid it. Science teacher Kenneth Gan was introduced t...

Easy ways to read the news

Easy ways to read the news

Shivani Gupta, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

With the packed schedules of staff and students at MVHS, keeping up with the news may not be a priority. Here are a few online platforms you can use to easily access the news in an efficient manner. The New York Times has a podcast on Spotify called The Daily where they publish a 20-minute podcast five day...

Love Letters Galore

Love Letters Galore

Flora Peng

February 12, 2019

“Dear FUHSD students…” On Dec. 25, 2018, the Instagram account @fuhsdloveletters began accepting anonymous confessions and letters from all FUHSD students. Since then, it has gained over 1,800 followers and created over 500 posts ranging from enthusiastic self-love proclamations to racy s...

Bringing back Winter Formal

Bringing back Winter Formal

Claire Wen

January 28, 2019

Scrolling through Instagram the days leading up to Jan. 18, MVHS students could see a bombardment of posts about MVHS’s Winter Formal from leadership students’ and MVHS class accounts. Promotion for the upcoming dance filled people’s feeds, along with posts from the Instagram photo challenge l...