El Estoque

Thank you, Andy

Thank you, Andy

Jai Uparkar

February 6, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

Tears welled up in my eyes as I scrolled through the webpage filled with articles about professional tennis player Andy Murray’s hip surgery, emotional press conference and the sudden announcement of his retirement before his match at the Australian Open. A few minutes passed and the tears didn’...

So long, farewell

So long, farewell

Soumya Kurnool

May 23, 2012


Filed under From the magazine, Print news, Uncategorized

It was assistant principal Dennis Plaza's first day on the job at MVHS. He was pushing a cart  through the school, and when a few things fell off, Plaza remembers, he began picking them up, not expecting any help. "In other schools," Plaza said, "you can walk across campus and people will st...