El Estoque

Election: Mock presidential election held Nov. 6

Election: Mock presidential election held Nov. 6

Catherine

November 8, 2012

Mock presidential election held Nov.6 from El Estoque on Vimeo. Tuesday, Nov. 6, was Election Day for all U.S. citizens above the age of 18. At MVHS, though, even those under eighteen lined up to cast their vote on important issues. El Estoque gave students the opportunity to vote in a mock ele...

Why people hesitate

Why people hesitate

Catherine

September 28, 2012

In 1968, radical feminist Valerie Solanas attempted to murder Andy Warhol. Throughout history, women have fought for voting rights, education and basic working conditions under the premise of feminism, the belief that men and women deserve equal rights. But, at least at MVHS, the drive to continue the...

Class of 2012: Here are my parting words

Class of 2012: Here are my parting words

Elvin Wong

May 24, 2012

I once watched a comedy music video titled “The Honest Holiday Card Song”, in which a stereotypical, Asian boy sang the line: “I only got accepted to my safety schools!” That was back in December. The joke was on me, though, because that was almost my reality. I, like many of my peers, carried the illusion that colleg...