The Review

Video: International Club celebrates St. Nikolas Day

Video: International Club celebrates St. Nikolas Day

Jack Shea, Alex Tinkham, and Thomas Hunt

December 11, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, SHOWCASE, VIDEO

 On Dec. 7, members of International Club placed gummy bears in students' shoes to recognize St. Nikolas Day. Video Crew spoke with International Club sponsor Aline Means and senior Saager Chawla about this tradition.

Junior nabs $50 in French trivia Kahoot

Junior nabs $50 in French trivia Kahoot

Rahul Rupani, Staff Writer

December 9, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, SHOWCASE

On Nov. 13, junior Mia Fares competed in a nationwide French Kahoot! trivia and won a prize of $50.

South Asian Affinity Group assembly highlights blending of native and American values

South Asian Affinity Group assembly highlights blending of native and American values

Indrani Maitra and Keval Shah

November 10, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, SHOWCASE, VIDEO

On Oct. 25, the SAAG hosted an assembly to celebrate South Asian culture and traditions.

Día de los Muertos display honors loved ones

Día de los Muertos display honors loved ones

Ella West, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, SHOWCASE

Latinos Unidos set up an ofrenda outside the Glassell Gallery for Día de los Muertos.

Fall One-Acts offers actors more onstage time, larger roles

Fall One-Acts offers actors more onstage time, larger roles

Ashley Yen, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, SHOWCASE

The Fall One-Acts, performed on Oct. 21, gave students the opportunity to explore theater and play larger roles.

Fall choral concert showcases songs from diverse cultures

Fall choral concert showcases songs from diverse cultures

Celine Huang and Ella Chen

October 25, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, SHOWCASE

On Oct. 15, all SJS choirs performed at the Fall Choral Concert at St. Luke's, featuring numerous songs from different cultures in foreign languages.

Students explore culture, traditions at Greek Fest

Students explore culture, traditions at Greek Fest

Afraaz Malick, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, SHOWCASE

Greek students danced at Greek Fest from Oct. 4-7, exploring and sharing their culture.

School hosts YMCA auction, showcases refugees’ art

School hosts YMCA auction, showcases refugees’ art

Sara Doyle and Lily McCullough

October 10, 2018


Filed under ART, CULTURE, SHOWCASE

YMCA's annual auction of artwork created by refugees was held in the Glassell Gallery on Sept. 28.

Latinos Unidos organizes “a taste of Latin America”

Latinos Unidos organizes “a taste of Latin America”

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, FOOD, INTERACTIVE, MULTIMEDIA, NEWS, SHOWCASE

On Sept. 25, Latinos Unidos presented various Latin American dishes for students to sample.

#AsianAugust: Asian-American representation in media trends upward

#AsianAugust: Asian-American representation in media trends upward

Tyler King and Ella Chen

September 25, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

As seen in recent movies such as "To All the Boys I've Loved Before: and "Searching," Asian-American representation in the film industry is steadily increasing.

#AsianAugust: “Crazy Rich Asians” Review

#AsianAugust: “Crazy Rich Asians” Review

Tyler King, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

"Crazy Rich Asians" is one of the latest films to feature a predominantly Asian cast.

Velveteen Echo records first EP

Velveteen Echo records first EP

Lilah Gaber, Assignments Editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, SHOWCASE

Read assignments editor Lilah Gaber's conversation with Velveteen Echo, a band that played at "In Bloom" in March and released its first EP, "Submarine."

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