El Estoque

One last hurrah: seniors share their original senior trip plans

One last hurrah: seniors share their original senior trip plans

Brian Xu and Annie Zhang

May 23, 2020

In February, seniors Rukmini Banerjee and Jennifer Liu booked an all-inclusive vacation package — flight, transportation, meals and hotel rooms covered — to unwind at Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for their senior trip. Banerjee and Liu’s friend group had long planned for the trip to be spontaneous ...

Sweet tooth: Popular candies around the world

Sweet tooth: Popular candies around the world

Flora Peng and Emily Xia

March 31, 2019

Members of differing cultural backgrounds describe their native candies

A letter to the refugees

A letter to the refugees

Tabitha Mendez

January 27, 2019

A column on my visit to Tijuana, Mexico

Cinco things you didn’t know about Cinco de Mayo

Cinco things you didn’t know about Cinco de Mayo

Maya Murthy

May 5, 2015

Videos by Avni Prasad and Aditya Pimplaskar Spanish 2 teacher Norma Abarca holds a Cinco de Mayo fiesta in her seventh period class. Take a look at why this holiday is significant and how it is celebrated. Cinco de Mayo! Mexican Independence Day, right? Actually, it isn’t.  It’s o...