El Estoque

Behind the bond

Behind the bond

October 24, 2018


Filed under From the magazine, NEWS

For the past 15 years, the MVHS campus has seemed to be constantly under construction: new fields, a new cafeteria, new classrooms and, more recently, a new gym. Modernizing the school costs millions of dollars, but as MVHS approaches its 50-year anniversary in the 2019-20 school year, stude...

Head to Head: The perception of money in college athletics

Head to Head: The perception of money in college athletics

Aditya Dash

September 3, 2017


Filed under OPINION

 t’s college sports season. It's time to gear up and cheer on those athletes who have put their blood and sweat into their training to perform at the highest level for their respective schools. On the other hand, schools are advertising and showcasing these athletes, receiving extreme amount of revenue. Ho...

Minimum wage jobs show students that prioritizing jobs is as legitimate as other extracurriculars

Minimum wage jobs show students that prioritizing jobs is as legitimate as other extracurriculars

Shriya Deshpande

March 10, 2017


Filed under OPINION, Recurring Features

t age 15, most teenagers worry about an upcoming biology test or the next extracurricular competition. But at age 15, senior Maryam Karaborni landed her first job at Pizza My Heart as an effort to earn extra spending money. Over the next two years, the job would become a large part of Karaborni’s ...

U.S. Treasury announces upcoming changes on dollar bills

U.S. Treasury announces upcoming changes on dollar bills

Fatima Ali

April 27, 2016


Filed under NEWS, News Editor's Picks

Co-written by Miloni Vora. eorge Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson, Ulysses S. Grant, Benjamin Franklin. Scientists, writers, presidents: the current faces of American bills all share two things in common — they’re all white and they’re all ...

More than money

More than money

Alexandria Poh

May 12, 2013


Filed under Uncategorized

Economically privileged students inherit their parents’ views on the value of money. Read More »

Money matters: 6 ways students waste money

Money matters: 6 ways students waste money

Yuna Lee

May 8, 2013


Filed under FEATURES, Multimedia

Without staying vigilant, sometimes it can be hard to spend smart. Here are a few easy ways to avoid splurging and to put your money to good use.

Money matters: How we spend money

Money matters: How we spend money

Shriya Bhindwale

May 4, 2013


Filed under FEATURES

Advertisers spend months planning marketing strategies to lure high schoolers into buying their products — not because teenagers have more money or time, but simply because they are the easiest targets, according to the American Psychological Association. That being said, 93 percent of students consider...

Cupertino Connect: District survey reveals dire situation

Cupertino Connect: District survey reveals dire situation

Deepa Kollipara

February 24, 2010


Filed under NEWS

  Advanced languages and mathematics classes could be cut           Read More »...

Money matters

Money matters

Karishma Mehrotra

February 6, 2010


Filed under OPINION

Our lives are expensive, but do they have to be?   Read More »...

Stolen: badminton team member tells her story

Stolen: badminton team member tells her story

Aafreen Mahmood

April 29, 2009


Filed under NEWS

Sophomore Angela Gu gets her backpack stolen by CHS students during the MVHS vs CHS badminton team on April 9. Suspects in custody.  Read More »...