THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL TAKES THE STAGE AT SEMINOLE

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL TAKES THE STAGE AT SEMINOLE

April 12, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

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


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Current Events, Top Stories

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


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Editorials, Top Stories

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


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

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


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Spotlight, Top Stories

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...

BUILDING CAREERS ON SOCIAL MEDIA: #INSTAARTISTS

BUILDING CAREERS ON SOCIAL MEDIA: #INSTAARTISTS

Michelle Arshad, Reporter

January 7, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Social media is considered to be a generational marker of the 21st century.  Its platforms can advertise, advocate, spread movements and cultures from all around the world. One recent breakthrough in social media is Instagram accounts dedicated to art. Through this platform, budding artists are able to bui...

THE WONDERFUL MARVEL OF STAN LEE’S LIFE

THE WONDERFUL MARVEL OF STAN LEE’S LIFE

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

December 14, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

After a passing, our legacies are kept alive by the people who remember us and the things we have created. In his lifetime, Stan Lee created an intricate universe that will be remembered long after his death. Through his creativity and genius alone, Lee transcended the usual barriers of society. His...

#THROWBACK: THE HISTORY OF PRIDE OF THE TRIBE

#THROWBACK: THE HISTORY OF PRIDE OF THE TRIBE

Kruthi Munugeti, Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole High School's Pride of the Tribe includes the band members, cheerleaders, and Dazzlers who bring the football games to life. Although they keep it very modern, the Pride of the Tribe has a rich and storied history that goes back for to the previous century.  1961 To go back to the very inception of the school band...

FRESH START IN THE ARTS

FRESH START IN THE ARTS

Laila Rahbari, Editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

When the curtains closed on last year’s teachers, the Seminole High School arts community said goodbye to Mrs. Tiffany Ortiz and Ms. Dalys Parkhurst. This year, the Theatre and Chorus departments include two new faces: Ms. Rebecca Curran and Ms. Jaime Poss. As alumni from Harvard University and SHS,...

REVIEW: “THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST” AT SHS

REVIEW: “THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST” AT SHS

Serra Sowers, Photography Manager

October 21, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The lights come up, and a well-dressed maid walks on stage, fixing plates in an elaborate tea setting with an off-tune piano playing in the background. The opening of The Importance of Being Earnest, the Seminole High School Theatre Company’s latest production, is enough to engage the audience and ...

ETHOS: COMBINING ETHICS WITH GOOD EATS

ETHOS: COMBINING ETHICS WITH GOOD EATS

Jillian Kindy, Co-Content Manager

October 16, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Content Manager Jillian Kindy reviews Ethos, a popular all-vegan restaurant in Winter Park. Near the sprawling campus of Rollins sits Ethos, an all-vegan, all-comfort restaurant. This place of dining is different from most vegan restaurants in that it offers food that doesn't just sound healthy. Th...

FIERTÉ DE LA TRIBU SAYS “BONJOUR” TO FRANCE

FIERTÉ DE LA TRIBU SAYS “BONJOUR” TO FRANCE

Kenedy Musante, Reporter

September 20, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The new school year has brought a new band theme for the Pride of the Tribe: Cirque Du Soleil. The theme was inspired by the band’s invitation to perform with the Marching Chiefs of Florida State University in the 75th Annual D-Day parade, which will take place next June in Normandy, France. The b...