With bated breath, students swarmed the Senior Lawn in hopes of being the first to reach the tables. Their feet reached the grass and they heaved a deep breath, enthusiastic about the arrival of the long awaited Club Day. In the past there has been a lack of clubs, due to students not quite ready … More SLV Club Day was a Success
As a vegetarian living in a meat worshipping home, family dinners can be challenging and somewhat hard to deal with. Making vegetarian dinners can be repetitive, and sometimes it is hard to find healthy options for protein other than tofu. Eating fruits, vegetables, grains and nuts are always healthy options; but sometimes it is hard … More What it’s like being a vegetarian
Scorpio: (October 23- November 21) This month tensions will rise between you and a close friend. Stay calm and don’t let your hot-headedness get in the way of a good friendship. Sagittarius: (November 22-December 21) This will be a month of meeting and talking to new people. Be open to new experiences because you … More November Horoscopes
1. Name of college you are attending (or plans after high school) 2. City and state of college you are attending 3. What you are studying/ majoring in? 4. What is your biggest regret in high school? 5. What is your favorite memory from high school? 6. Who is your secret crush? 7. If you … More Senior Surveys
Emily Holmes: “Headed to Hawaii wiht my besties, Raquel, Adrianne, and Gianna!” Molly Jean Judd: “KMart owns me.” Samantha Oesterle: “Taking a week long cruise to Mexico with Kelsey and Britt, super excited.” McKenna Manness: “I’m going to try to walk to Mexico.” Greg Mclain: “Going to ‘four corners’ between Utah, Colorado, Arizona and New … More What are your peers doing for the summer?
“This spring break (and the two weeks after on independent study), my family and I decided to finally go on a trip that we’ve been wanting to do for years. We started with four days in Paris, then went through Switzerland, Austria, Germany, and back through France. It was such an incredible trip, the Alps … More What did you do over Spring Break?
Mateo Rocamora And Josie Wingert Q: Tell me about your promposal. A: “Well Leslie Burns asked me like the day before I wanted to do it, so I said of course. We planned it so that it would happen during the spring rally. We also wanted to make it kind of a surprise, so we … More SLV Worthy “Prom-Posals”
Valentines day: a day filled with love, hearts, and deceitful congressmen? This February 14th, Netflix released all thirteen episodes of the second season of House of Cards, an original Netflix production starring Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, and Corey Stacy. The show, nominated for Best Drama Series during the 2013 Golden globes, is about congressmen Francis … More House of Cards Receives Widespread Acclaim
In an age where musicians and fans, especially those of younger generations, rely on online communications to congregate, share and sell their work, and to discuss the new releases and contributions of artists around the world. As with anything, however, there are as many exceptional and useful resources for music on the internet as there are bad apples. … More The Best and Worst of Online Music: ‘The Pitchfork’ vs ‘BandCamp’
Do you have a wonderful dog you wish you could spend more time with and share with others? Many teachers at SLV have brought their dogs to school. Most students enjoyed having the dogs around. However, recently pets were banned from coming to work with their owners. Not only did the banning of dogs create a sense of … More Pets Banned at School
With 2013 drawing to a close we reflect upon the year that so quickly passed. Many students at SLV had unforgettable experiences throughout 2013. Here are some students most memorable events of 2013: “I went to San Francisco with the French students and it was fun.” – Katie Maxwell “Seeing Theresa Bridges.” – Michael Cremonini “When … More SLV Students Reflect of the Most Memorable Moments of 2013
-“She’s an embarrassment to America. It’s not like we’re bad enough already”. – Gianna Meschi (Senior) -“I thought her performance wasn’t in good taste, but it’s cool that she decided to do what she wants to do”. – Molly Judd (Senior) -“The performance was trashy and she has changed a lot.” – Maddy McMillan (Freshman) … More Student Poll: What Cougars Think of Miley Cyrus’s Raunchy Duet