El Estoque

Remembering our heroes

Remembering our heroes

Smitha Gundavajhala

November 9, 2011

With the onset of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, we may briefly reflect upon the sacrifices and legacies of those who fought to keep Cupertino safe. But beyond that, sadly, we only have a hazy picture of what they truly mean to Cupertino. We do not learn about them in textbooks, nor are their stories touted...

Degrees of propriety

Degrees of propriety

Laura Yang

September 22, 2011

Certain things have always been open secrets on this campus: how "off-and-away" doesn't always mean off-and-away, how the "discretionary" dress code really isn't, and what really happens at the annual Welcome Back Dance. Frivolous as these examples may be, they indicate at a much bigger issue at this...