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Bad Influence(r)s

Bad Influence(r)s

Brittany Kaplan, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

YouTube first joined the World Wide Web in 2005, quickly taking over the Internet as a video-sharing hub accessible to virtually anyone with a computer and a sense of boredom. While many of  90’s babies recall a time when YouTube’s Trending page lit up our screens with cat videos and candid kid...

Cat panels 7-12

February 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Hannah Walz

Cat panels 1-6

February 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Hannah Walz

Early Mardi Gras celebration

Early Mardi Gras celebration

Olivia Hernandez, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Feb. is full of holidays and special traditions: Valentine's day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Groundhog day, President's weekend and leap day.  Steel drums is celebrating one February holiday a little early: Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras is known also as "Fat Tuesday". It is the day before Ash Wednesday,...

Flying through the sky

Flying through the sky

Riley Davies, Copy Editor

January 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

There is a glass slide on the 70th floor of the US Bank towers exterior in Downtown Los Angeles that allows visitors to slide from the 70th floor to the 69th. However, the thrill of the slide comes towards the end of a visitor's experience. A mural of the major LA landmarks sits in the e...

Black-out at the Golden Globes

Black-out at the Golden Globes

Emily Redd, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Award show season is filled with the glitz and glamor of the acting industry, from red carpets to designer gowns. The 2018 Golden Globes provided a new twist to the show as it encouraged attendees to come in all-black attire. The coordinated dress code was successful due to the campaign known as ...

‘Tis the Christmas show season

‘Tis the Christmas show season

Margret Driscoll, News and A&E Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, From our print issue, Media, Showcase

Continued from print. Similar to Finlayson, this is Reeves second time performing in the Christmas production. Of the many impactful aspects of the show, Reeves has his personal favorite. “My favorite part of the Christmas show is the song O Holy Night that we sing every year,” Reeves said. “This to me is the meaning of Chr...

Not a one hit wonder

Not a one hit wonder

Lauren Danke, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The Netflix original series, Stranger Things, pushed boundaries and had a huge impact on social media. Stranger Things' first season was a hit, but will the second season measure up? Will Byers and his crew defeated the Upside Down in season one; yet, a year later a larger danger lurks in the town o...

A new face in the art department

A new face in the art department

Olivia Hernandez, Staff Writer

November 12, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Feature, Showcase

Former IB Art teacher, Mr. Hoff left the school to find himself through a mission trip. Although this departure was difficult for some students, the transition became easier with the hiring of new teacher: Jaclyn Fields. Fields taught art in her first classroom here at SMCHS. She specializes in graphic...

Spooky staff

Spooky staff

Kendal Orrantia, Feature Editor

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The staff Halloween costume contest is a much-anticipated school tradition.  With high stakes and hysterical laughs, teacher departments and individuals dress up in spirited costumes to win prizes and the title of "Best Costume." "I love seeing all the creative individuals and department them...

Godspell gives back

Godspell gives back

Margaret Driscoll, News and A&E Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When the students of Talon Theatre see a problem in their community, they come together to make a difference. The cast and crew of "Godspell" have put time and effort into creating a drive for donations to homeless communities around Southern California. "We wanted to do something that all students could participa...