THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

Thespians Go To Districts

Thespians Go To Districts

Kruthi Munugeti, Reporter

November 22, 2019

A large population of students perceive the Seminole Theater company as the group who puts on the fall and spring play every year. What they do not recognize, is our theater company’s excellence in their work, as they compete every year at a District Thespian competition. The competition meets with stud...

PCP: JOKER’S IMPACT ON MODERN CINEMA

PCP: JOKER’S IMPACT ON MODERN CINEMA

Michelle Arshad and Julio Roman

November 14, 2019

On Oct.4, 2019,  Joker hit box office theaters with a head spinning impact. The reception for the movie, while topping recent hits such as Venom and older classics such as the Halloween franchise, has been met with bitter backlash. Joker does contain traditionally uncomfortable topics, and despite havi...

Robots Used in Hotels Around The World

Julio Roman, Reporter

October 3, 2019

Over the past few years, many hotels have been incorporating the use of robots. The Yotel in New York and the Henn na in Hotel Tokyo Ginza are only a few of the hotels that have introduced the use of robots. They are being used to assist hotels in serving their guests to the best of their ability wh...

Student Schedule Changes

Student Schedule Changes

September 30, 2019

Over the past few weeks, many students have been experiencing schedule changes. Although this might seem purely inconvenient for the students, many of the changes are actually meant to help the teachers balance their classes. For many, it has been a confusing experience, switching classes five weeks in...

Movie Reviews

Movie Reviews

Ritika Vonguru, Reporter

September 26, 2019

As the award season is quickly approaching, many people are flocking to the theaters to see the best new movies. Seminole Newspaper has you covered for upcoming, independent, youth-oriented, and box office hits.    Blinded by the Light: A coming of age film that stars Javed (played by Vi...

SPIDER-MAN LEAVING MCU SPARKS OUTRAGE AMONG FANS

SPIDER-MAN LEAVING MCU SPARKS OUTRAGE AMONG FANS

Ritika Vonguru, Reporter

September 19, 2019

Last week, the news broke that Spider-Man, played by actor Tom Holland, is no longer a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The franchise is currently owned by Disney; however, Sony had filming rights to the character. The dispute circulated after the two companies had a financial-custody battle. Or...

NOTRE DAME FIRE: A LOSS OF CULTURE

NOTRE DAME FIRE: A LOSS OF CULTURE

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

April 22, 2019

The power of architecture lies within its permanence. While generations of people come and go, monuments outlast mortality. These structures stand as a testament to human ambition, will, and perseverance. They are supposed to remain even after our stories and legacies have faded from human memory. ...

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL TAKES THE STAGE AT SEMINOLE

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL TAKES THE STAGE AT SEMINOLE

April 12, 2019

The spring musical is finally here! This year, the theater company is taking on the Disney classic, High School Musical.  As our school takes on the award-winning production on the weekend of April 11-14, many students anticipate its arrival. In High School Musical, athlete Troy Bolton falls for the intell...

THE SEMINOLE: MAKING HEADLINES SINCE 1922

THE SEMINOLE: MAKING HEADLINES SINCE 1922

Yashaswini Meduri, Editor

March 28, 2019

The clicking of typewriters, the sound of camera shutters, and the rustling of papers filled the sunny, brick-walled newsroom of Seminole High School. Had they been a few years older, many of its occupants would have been fighting in World War I. But at that moment, nothing could disturb the seven boys in...

NEW BEGINNINGS FOR THE OSCARS AWARD SHOW

NEW BEGINNINGS FOR THE OSCARS AWARD SHOW

Michelle Arshad, Reporter

March 9, 2019

One of the most prestigious awards world wide that a filmmaker and crew or a noble actor or actress, the Oscars is a yearly award show premiered to recognize exceptional works of cinema on a public stage. The 2019 Oscars Award Show was no less stunning than the last, but what set it apart from the prev...

DESTINY TAKES ON SHOW CHOIR AMERICA

DESTINY TAKES ON SHOW CHOIR AMERICA

Jennifer Schmid, Photographer

February 12, 2019

The chorus program at Seminole consists of six different choirs, one of which is the well-known Destiny Show Choir. The show choir not only sings, but dances as well. Around thirty students participate year-round, rehearsing once a week. The students have been preparing for an intense competition sinc...

DANCING TOWARDS THE BIG CITY

DANCING TOWARDS THE BIG CITY

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

January 31, 2019

Pursuing a lifelong passion for a career is a daunting undertaking, especially when you have the risk of failure looming.  However, Varsity Dazzler Mariah Pilcher’s love for dance exceeds these fears. Pilcher has been perfecting her skills as a dancer for 15 years. Her lifelong love for dance b...