El Estoque

Through the tunnel

Through the tunnel
December 17, 2018

The road to recovery: a story of resilience and healing

The road to recovery: a story of resilience and healing
February 20, 2016

fter junior Allison Shevtsov got surgery to treat scoliosis on Dec. 17, a long process of recovery lay ahead of her. She was faced with the physical pain of healing from the operation as well as the mental...

Recovery Stories: Life after the SAT

Recovery Stories: Life after the SAT
November 17, 2015

trl + R. Ctrl + R. It’s late at night, and millions of high-schoolers around the world are refreshing CollegeBoard.org, anxiously awaiting their Scholastic Aptitude Test results. For many, the next few...

Bullying at MVHS: A bullied victim recovers through communication

“It’s my shadow self!” said Jane. “This is where I used to lay every morning.” Beneath the early afternoon sun, Jane bends over the railroad tracks that once haunted her.
October 24, 2013

Despite the trauma of a bullied childhood, one MVHS junior’s recovery proves that life gets better. [dropcap1]C[/dropcap1]lose your eyes and take three long breaths. Keep your arms still, your...

Slow and steady win the race for recovery

Slow and steady win the race for recovery
October 28, 2009

Recent illnesses have plagued the boys cross-country team The next race that the boys cross country team needs to win has nothing to do with speed. Instead, the race is all about making a full recovery...

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