El Estoque

The Islam I see

The Islam I see

Swara Tewari, Features editor

April 12, 2019

Walking into a room where you know you’re going to be the outsider, where you know your presence will make people uneasy, is a difficult thing.   As another reporter and I walked with the tide of Muslim men, women and children into the Prospect Community Center, where Friday Islamic pray...

The perception of Muslims

The perception of Muslims

Zara Iqbal

October 29, 2017

    In World Core, we watched a mini documentary called “30 Days: Muslim and America” about a Christian man who “became” a Muslim for 30 days. He performed close to everything an average Muslim would do — pray five times a day, read the Qu’ran and attended Friday prayers, a...

Muslims in America

Muslims in America

Sara Yang

April 9, 2012

In our April issue, Special Report documented the intersection of cultures for students, parents and teachers. One such story focused on freshman Anwar Ali-Ahmad, his parents and their experiences as a Muslim family in America. Here, we feature four more stories of students with Islamic backgrou...

Not yet a safe space

Not yet a safe space

Sara Yang

May 16, 2011

Despite stirrings of a LGBT-friendly movement, students need to step up to affect change Read More »...

Land of the free

Land of the free

Arifa Aziz

September 22, 2010

  Is our community as tolerant as it claims to be? Read More »...

EE on Point: Into the Muslim community

EE on Point: Into the Muslim community

Jiyoon Park

September 22, 2010

Muslim students speak out about their religion Read More »...

Have money, will travel

Have money, will travel

Yaamini Venkataraman

May 1, 2010

Senior Nimah Haq created a Facebook group to raise funds for an upcoming trip to India   Read More »...

Marching for Peace

Marching for Peace

Teressa

January 27, 2009

MVHS students join the protests against the bombing of Palestine Read More »