El Estoque

A Fremont High School teacher shares about her experiences growing up undocumented, the relief that DACA brought her and the work she does now supporting undocumented students at her school.

Keep the dream alive

Jai Uparkar and Swara Tewari February 11, 2020
Community members discuss the personal and legal implications of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) being rescinded
A timeline of President Obama’s time in office

A timeline of President Obama’s time in office

Ilena Peng January 12, 2017

Regardless of the country’s various opinions of President Barack Obama, he will forever be remembered as one of the incredible individuals that climbed their way to the highest office in the nation to...

What you need to know about the 2015 State of the Union Address

What you need to know about the 2015 State of the Union Address

Kalpana Gopalkrishnan January 21, 2015

Correction (Jan. 26): An earlier version of this article editorialized a few of Obama’s points in the State of the Union Address. In order to provide neutral coverage of the speech, the opinionated statements...

Even though the youth are one of the least engaged of age groups when it comes to politics, students like juniors Joyce Tien and Pradnya Narkhede have immersed themselves into the political process for volunteering for a political campaign. Illustration by Shuyi Qi.

On the campaign trail

Soumya Kurnool October 26, 2012

Students volunteer for the Obama campaign, gaining insight into the process of politics The presidential candidates have been on the campaign trail for the past year and students have been right...

Fantasy politics

Fantasy politics

Mihir Joshi October 25, 2012

To gauge MVHS’ overall political stance on issues central to the 2012 election, El Estoque surveyed students about Mitt Romney and Barack Obama’s policies. Questions were presented without party affiliation....

Second presidential debate a step towards youth engagement

Second presidential debate a step towards youth engagement

Soumya Kurnool October 17, 2012

Although many reacted to the debate with GIFs and witty Twitter posts poking fun at Obama’s and Romney’s vicious attacks aimed at one another — including Obama’s jab about the size of Romney’s...

When you wish upon a star

When you wish upon a star

Shreya Shankar December 23, 2009

https://elestoque.org/images/stories/topheadlines/princessfrogtop.jpgChock full of charismatic characters and magnetic music, "The Princess and the Frog" heralds Disney's return to the golden...

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