El Estoque

Numbing the horror

Numbing the horror

Claire Yang

October 15, 2017

eople were going about their normal Monday morning routines on Oct. 2, when many settled down for a quick look at the morning news. Instead of the typical traffic and weather updates, a large, bolded headline glares at them, “50 dead and over 500 injured after Las Vegas music festival shooting.”...

“Lone wolf vs. Terrorist:” Lessons from Las Vegas

“Lone wolf vs. Terrorist:” Lessons from Las Vegas

Zara Iqbal

October 3, 2017

9 dead, 527 injured. TIME called the shooting “the deadliest in modern U.S. history.” The perpetrator? A 64-year-old white man. Keeping in mind that he’s white, headlines and featured images presumably would feature Stephen Paddock in a comprehensible light. People were disappointed, but not surp...

Behind the scenes: Las Vegas Lottery Rally

Behind the scenes: Las Vegas Lottery Rally

Michelle Wong

February 8, 2017

n preparation for the Winter Rally, Leadership and approximately 10 other MVHS students stayed at school from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 2 to work on posters and cheer signs. The overall theme for the rally was Las Vegas, with each individual class representing a different hotel within the cit...