El Estoque

Swipe right?

Swipe right?
The rise in teenage dating apps like Yubo and Spotafriend
December 20, 2019
The rise in teenage dating apps like Yubo and Spotafriend

Working hard: worth it?

Working hard: worth it?
Refuting my previous belief that hard work doesn’t always equate success
December 7, 2019
Refuting my previous belief that hard work doesn’t always equate success

Communication culture

Konanoor smiles while taking a photo with her family in India. Photo used with permission from Siri Konanoor.
Exploring the effect that language has on relationships
October 25, 2019
Exploring the effect that language has on relationships

Tying the knot: views on marriage

Math teacher Martin Jennings and his wife on their wedding day. Photo by Karen Tamaki // Used with permission
Exploring teachers’ perspectives on getting married
September 27, 2019
Exploring teachers’ perspectives on getting married

Summer Lovin’: Students navigate summer relationships

Summer Lovin': Students navigate summer relationships
Students weigh in on the value of brief summer flings
September 23, 2019
Students weigh in on the value of brief summer flings

With you until the end: seniors and teachers reflect on their relationships

With you until the end: seniors and teachers reflect on their relationships
May 22, 2019

“I feel like teachers really do have that — Hi, Mr. Shelton!” It’s a Wednesday afternoon, 10 minutes after school has ended, when Yearbook Editor in chief Vanessa Lau spots Yearbook adviser Jay...

The friends we overlook: Why need-based friends are not mindful friendship investments

The friends we overlook: Why need-based friends are not mindful friendship investments
The role of superficial friends in our day to day interactions
April 10, 2019
The role of superficial friends in our day to day interactions

Love Letters Galore

Love Letters Galore
Instagram account @fuhsdloveletters acknowledged by MVHS students
February 12, 2019

“Dear FUHSD students…” On Dec. 25, 2018, the Instagram account @fuhsdloveletters began accepting anonymous confessions and letters from all FUHSD students. Since then, it has gained over 1,800...

A Love Story: Exploring the obstacles in romantic relationships

A Love Story: Exploring the obstacles in romantic relationships
MVHS students describe the less-publicized aspects of romantic relationships
January 31, 2019
MVHS students describe the less-publicized aspects of romantic relationships

Love off the cuff

Love off the cuff
Where students stand on winter relationships
December 2, 2018

With the cold nights getting longer and the buoyant holiday spirit fast approaching, the desire to settle down in a warm, cozy environment is stronger than ever. For some, this evokes a sense of longing...

Valentine’s Day: How we met

Valentine's Day: How we met
February 14, 2018

In the very beginning, Art teacher Brian Chow and Biology teacher Pamela Chow didn’t have a strong impression of one another when meeting for the first time at a new teacher orientation. However, one...

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