El Estoque

Seniors Mike Thomas, Anu Vaishnav and Connie Guan display their instruments and matching band sweatshirts. With the cancellation of the program, they will lose the experience of competing as marching band this year. Photo by Yashashree Pisolkar.

Marching off

Yashashree Pisolkar September 26, 2013

The bell for fourth period rang as senior Anu Vaishnav walked past the drill of cafeteria construction toward the F-building. It was the second week of school, and this Monday morning felt as uneventful...

Senior Anu Vaishnav recalls the time when she used to compete in her Marching band uniform. Recently, however, Vaishanv and her Marching Band teammates have not competed in their uniforms for a while since the program has been cut due to stressors such as lack of student interest and budget. Photo by Yashashree Pisolkar.

Marching band discontinued for remainder of school year

Yashashree Pisolkar September 10, 2013

The music department suspends Marching Band due to lack of student interest and unjustifiable budget usage. For students who enjoy the performing arts as well as team rivalry, the marching band is a...

Load More Stories