El Estoque

Banding together

Banding together

Swara Tewari, Features Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Briefs

President of French Honor Society reflects on the club’s progress throughout the year

Michelle Wolf hunts down the white house at the Correspondents Dinner

Michelle Wolf hunts down the white house at the Correspondents Dinner

Nathan Stevens

May 16, 2018


Filed under Columns, OPINION

While I love the White House Correspondents Dinner for its celebration of young journalists and the First Amendment, I can’t help but look forward to the yearly roast of Washington’s A-list as well. Comedy, especially political comedy, allows me to laugh about the unbelievable stories that I’ve...

French Honor Society: Expanding our Horizons

French Honor Society: Expanding our Horizons

Swara Tewari

April 12, 2018


Filed under Briefs

Senior Anika Ramachandran, president of French Honor Society (FHS) is nearly done serving her term as the society’s president. Over the past couple years, the club has become very important to her and changed her perspective on the world. To her, FHS is a community for those who are passionate about ...

Donald Trump’s unprofessionalism on Twitter stirs up anger in the U.S. and other nations

Donald Trump’s unprofessionalism on Twitter stirs up anger in the U.S. and other nations

Nathan Stevens

October 20, 2017


Filed under Editorial, OPINION

uerto Rico’s death toll from Hurricane Maria rises to 48.” “At least 59 killed in Las Vegas shooting rampage, more than 500 others injured.” This month has been filled with tragic headlines like these. The stories that are being told by national reporters every day are much more than one sentence...

Real Time with MVHS Politics Club

Real Time with MVHS Politics Club

Anirudh Chaudhary

October 20, 2017


Filed under Briefs

hether it's sports or movies, political discourse has managed to squirm its way into every aspect of our daily lives over the past decade. Increasingly, more and more students at MVHS have been getting interested in politics and social activism. In response to this trend, MVHS Junior State of Am...

Q&A: WiSTEM president addresses her club experience

Q&A: WiSTEM president addresses her club experience

Zara Iqbal

September 15, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Having been part of WiSTEM since her freshman year, senior Rakhi Banerjee is proud to be president of the club this year. Banerjee is interested in the field of medicine and WiSTEM helps her pursue her passion, as well as share it with others. Read below to see her views on women in the STEM field, her...

A Part of History: A senior’s experience protesting in Poland

A Part of History: A senior’s experience protesting in Poland

Priya Reddy

August 18, 2017


Filed under NEWS

he group in Gdańsk was small, compared to the large crowd at the Feb. 4 “No ban, no wall” protest in San Francisco that he’d been to previously, but the decibel levels at this protest were just as strong. And so were the protesters’ convictions, as new chants started every three minutes, shouts...

A timeline of President Obama’s time in office

A timeline of President Obama’s time in office

Ilena Peng

January 12, 2017


Filed under National, NEWS, Politics

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 shape our country. On Jan. 10, our president concluded eight years in office with his farewell addres...

Meet the new 2017 class officers

Meet the new 2017 class officers

Chetana Ramaiyer

April 21, 2016


Filed under Briefs

Co-Reported with Aanchal Garg. New year, new faces. At the beginning of the school year, students see the inexperienced freshmen crowding the corridors. However, “new” is not exactly something that comes to mind for juniors becoming seniors.* But fresh faces were exactly what the class of 2017 ...

First Ladies are just as important

First Ladies are just as important

Simran Devidasani

November 20, 2012


Filed under OPINION, Top Headlines

Whenever we think of change and moving forward, we think of our presidential elections. With each new president comes four new years filled with change in economic, foreign and domestic policies. While we reflect on America’s growth with respect to our successful and unsuccessful presidential administrations,...

What do you really know about 2012 Politics?

Ankita Tejwani

October 10, 2012


Filed under Election 2012, OPINION

SacBee was used as a primary resource. What do you really know about 2012 politics? » create tests...