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Pupuseria Y Taqueria Los Cocos nachos.

Restaurant Review: Pupuseria Y Taqueria Los Cocos

Layla Black, Graphics Editor March 18, 2024

On the corner of Industrial and Mission, an unassuming restaurant nestled in your average drugstore and salon plaza, Pupuseria Y Taqueria Los Cocos stands out as a gem for those in pursuit of authentic...

Theater performs at the PAC Soft Opening

Behind the Curtain

Layla Black and Sofia Cordoba March 18, 2024

English and theater teacher Tracy Phillips has been working in education since her twenties, although her journey at Mt. Eden began in 2005. Phillips’ theater course teaches several core topics, which...

Signing Off From Social Media

Layla Black, Graphics Editor March 18, 2024

As humans of an advancing society, we tend to lean towards social media in favor of social interaction due to its easy release of dopamine and overstimulation of color and content. Due to this, social...

Mt. Eden Senior and Influencer Nishi Prasad. “Do what makes you happy.” Follow @nishisbouquet and 
@antiquethrifts on Instagram!

Influencers: From Santa Claus to the Kardashians

Sofia Cordoba, Co-Editor March 18, 2024

Before 12 year-old Sephora girls, there has been a long string of influencers dating back as early as the 18th century. Many don’t realize that the word “influencer” is a title for many occupations,...

Snooze, Don’t Scroll

Itzel Esquivel, Cartoonist March 18, 2024

Social media is a big part of our lives and its overuse causes negative impacts, including affecting the way we sleep. The usage of social media can significantly disrupt someone’s sleeping schedule...

Sofia Cordoba’s (11) wacky earring collection. Sofia has been collecting for 7 months.

Blinging Up Your Life

Sofia Cordoba, Co-Editor March 18, 2024

Fashion is a serious business where accessories have the power to transform outfits and lift spirits, one specific accessory being eye-catching earrings. Wacky earrings aren’t just another piece of dangling...

BASU planning committee for Black History Month.

BASU Showcases Black History Month at Mt. Eden

Catherine Escoto, Co-Editor February 28, 2024

February marks the annual celebration of Black History Month (BHM) in the United States. Observed from February 1st to February 29th, the month was chosen as a celebration of  Fredrick Douglas and Abraham...

Behind the Designs

Layla Black and Sofia Cordoba February 12, 2024

English teacher Tracy Phillips began teaching at Mt. Eden in 2007 and worked hard to reenergize the theater arts program at Mt. Eden in 2013. Mt. Eden is known for its visual and performing arts programs,...

Restaurant Review: Acqua e Farina

Layla Black, Graphics Editor February 12, 2024

Si el Día de San Valentín estás buscando un lugar elegante y acogedor para llevar a esa persona especial, ya no busques más, Acqua e Farina es tu lugar. Ubicado en el corazón del centro de Hayward,...

Mt. Eden High School wrestler Erfanullah Andar (11)

Student Spotlight: Erfanullah Andar Meets the Challenge

Catherine Escoto, Co-Editor February 12, 2024

With a 15-5 win-loss record as of January 5th, Erfanullah Andar, a Mt. Eden junior, stands out as a competitive wrestler during his first year on the Mt. Eden wrestling team. Andar immigrated from Afghanistan...

Are Athletes Paid Too Much?

Aundrea Mabana, Staff Writer February 12, 2024

Around the globe, people are familiar with the world’s highest-ranking athletes across various sports. Athletes like Stephen Curry and Lionel Messi have become household names. Their fame and athletic...

Peer Assistance students hard at work.

Peer Assistance: A Win-Win for Mt. Eden Students

Isz Surita, Diego Urbina, and Elisandra Hampton February 12, 2024

Peer Assistance is a program at Mt. Eden that helps students resolve conflicts with their peers. The program uses trained student mediators to help students come to a mutual understanding. Through Peer...

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