El Estoque

Behind the budget: School Site Council 2018-19

Behind the budget: School Site Council 2018-19

Kamyar Moradi and Brian Xu

April 12, 2019


Filed under Briefs, NEWS

ield trips are often hallmarks of many students’ high school experiences. For them, memories are created while traveling outside of their mundane daily routines. However, the work put into funding these trips to Southern California, New York or even a 25-minute drive to Great America remain larg...

The rising price of the truth

The rising price of the truth

Brandon Ng

April 11, 2019


Filed under OPINION

As student journalists, we try to learn from the best, often looking to professional publications to help us kickstart an idea. They could inspire us with a creative lede, a seamless transition between sentences or a new style of graphic with greater visual appeal, helping to keep our stories afloat and ...

Hear Us: the students

Hear Us: the students

Elena Khan and Tina Low

February 16, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

Here us: the students Freedom of speech, according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, is defined as the legal right to express one’s opinion freely. However, there are many nuances to this definition, nuances that this video aims to explore by interviewing several MVHS students. Hear from them —...

On the hunt

On the hunt

Sara Entezar

December 18, 2018


Filed under OPINION

It’s not easy being journalists: the role requires ordinary students to embark on peculiar expeditions, searching for the hidden gems we dub newsworthy pitches. A newsworthy pitch is a story idea virtuous enough to present to the public, serving as a badge of the publication’s integrity. Not a...

Res Novae details its plans for growth

Res Novae details its plans for growth

Karen Ma

September 30, 2016


Filed under Briefs

t first glance, most would think STEM and journalism are incompatible. After all, they are different fields with different qualifications, and have people of different backgrounds and different interests. In almost any depiction of a high school in a novel or film, a student can be either an innovat...