El Estoque

A look into why MVHS students ask each other to dances publicly

Anjana Melvin

October 16, 2014

2014 inspired the most showy homecoming askings that Monta Vista has seen in years. Forget the mundane poster in the private setting— not only did students provide posters and flowers, but many sang and danced in front of the student body. Yet what was the appeal in asking someone so publicly? Amid...

A Series of Fortunate Events: The Happy Bag

A Series of Fortunate Events: The Happy Bag

Ambika Dubey

December 1, 2013

Inspired by youtuber Soulpancake’s videos, staffer Ambika Dubey encourages random acts of kindness on campus through this recurring feature. Each new installment showcases a different form of street kindness to create a series of fortunate events. In this one, students draw messages from the “Happy ...