THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

PHOTO GALLERY: BLACK HISTORY SHOW

PHOTO GALLERY: BLACK HISTORY SHOW

February 26, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Last weekend, Seminole concluded the month of celebrating African American history with its annual Black History Show.           For photo coverage of the event, click here. For more information on the show and preceding events, click here....

GOSPEL CHOIR HOSTS ANNUAL ZUMBATHON

GOSPEL CHOIR HOSTS ANNUAL ZUMBATHON

Mallika Dave, Reporter

February 25, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The annual Zumbathon, hosted by the Gospel Choir, returned to Seminole High on Saturday, Feb. 6. This was Seminole's fourth annual Zumbathon and was held in the Old Gym. Over 20 vendors, including Macy's and various local businesses, helped sponsor the event and were present at the Zumbathon. Along...

STUDENTS CELEBRATE CULTURE IN WORLD LANGUAGES FESTIVAL

STUDENTS CELEBRATE CULTURE IN WORLD LANGUAGES FESTIVAL

Taylor Harris, Reporter

February 23, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

On Jan. 27, 2016, students from all over the county came together to celebrate different languages and cultures at the World Languages Festival at Winter Springs High School. Participants learned more about the languages that are taught in Seminole County, including Spanish, French, Sign Language, German and C...

BLACK HISTORY COMMITTEE PREPARES FOR ANNUAL SHOW

BLACK HISTORY COMMITTEE PREPARES FOR ANNUAL SHOW

Mallika Dave, Reporter

February 18, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Black History show is soon returning to Seminole High School. Members of the Black History Committee have been preparing for the show, which will showcase various acts dealing with black history. Member of Black History Committee Junior Mark Rey says, “I believe that the Black History Show benefit...

LOVE YOUR SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS TO SANFORD

LOVE YOUR SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL RETURNS TO SANFORD

Micaela Zelk, Copy Editor

February 16, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The Love Your Shorts Film Festival, a showcase made to appreciate the art of short films, reappeared at the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center from Feb. 11-14th in Sanford. The festival is managed by a nonprofit of the same name with the mission to support, promote, and recognize the art of short film and i...

DAZZLERS TRIUMPH IN UDA NATIONALS

DAZZLERS TRIUMPH IN UDA NATIONALS

Malavika Kannan, Reporter

February 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

On Jan. 30th- Feb. 1st, Seminole High School’s renowned Dazzlers were ready to high-kick, twirl, and pirouette into victory at the UDA National Dance Team Championship. The competition was held at Walt Disney World’s Resort, and the Dazzlers competed against notable dance teams from all over the c...

CHORUS PREPARES FOR UPCOMING COMPETITIONS

CHORUS PREPARES FOR UPCOMING COMPETITIONS

Taylor Harris, Reporter

February 5, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole High School’s chorus has been preparing for their performance in the Festival Disney event at Walt Disney World from March 10- 12. Destiny and Dynamics, Gospel Choir and First Take are performing. Festival Disney is a performing arts section of the Disney Youth Programs that holds annual...

SHS HOSTS DINNER WITH LANGSTON

SHS HOSTS DINNER WITH LANGSTON

Aida Lashinsky, Editor-in-Chief

January 29, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole High School held a  “Dinner with Langston” event on Thursday, Jan. 28, in the cafeteria. The evening featured catering by Olive Garden, live entertainment and art provided by Mr. Phi Yoba, an art teacher at Seminole.  The dinner event was organized by the Black History Committee to lea...

PORTFOLIO DAY AT RINGLING ENLIGHTENS ART STUDENTS

PORTFOLIO DAY AT RINGLING ENLIGHTENS ART STUDENTS

Renee Sang, Photographer

January 27, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

At Ringling College of Art and Design, art schools from around the country sent representatives for students interested in receiving feedback about their artwork and portfolios during National Portfolio Day; information regarding opportunities available for serious art students is easily accessible...

UNRAVELING THE MAGIC BEHIND THE DRESS

UNRAVELING THE MAGIC BEHIND THE DRESS

Zoya Wazir, Copy Editor

January 26, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The Seminole High School Theater Company is currently preparing for their spring production, “Cinderella,” which is said to be one of their grandest yet. The costume department and costume designer, Sumalee Eaton, are working together to truly bring the magic of “Cinderella” to life by creat...

DAZZLERS PERFORM WINTER SHOW

DAZZLERS PERFORM WINTER SHOW

Gouthami Gadamsetty, Reporter

December 18, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

On Friday, Dec. 11, the Dazzlers and Dance Tech students performed their annual winter show in Seminole’s old gym. Junior Olivia Ellis, a Varsity Dazzler, says, “[There has]  been a lot of pressure lately because we have to prepare for nationals and prepare for this show, so basically we’ve be...

FANS AWAKEN FOR NEW STAR WARS FILM

FANS AWAKEN FOR NEW STAR WARS FILM

Maliha Kareem, Reporter

December 17, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories, Uncategorized

On Dec. 18, 2015 the new “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” movie will be released in theaters. Many Star Wars fans are excited to see the continuation of George Lucas’ saga, set to take place 30 years after “Star Wars: Episode VI- Return Of the Jedi” (1983). Freshman Jasemine Rodriguez notes, “I am ...