The Review

Science, prehistory converge in French field trip

Science, prehistory converge in French field trip

Christian Maines, Staff Writer

February 12, 2014


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Quiet footsteps and muffled whispers resounded through the hall as French I and II students looked up towards the eerie paintings on the walls of Lascaux, reconstructed within the Houston Museum of Natural Science.

Beyond the page: Sophomores attend reading

Beyond the page: Sophomores attend reading

Pete Bechtol, Staff Writer

February 11, 2014


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Sophomores in Brian Beard’s English II class proved that literature is not dead when they attended George Saunders’ reading Jan. 27 through the Inprint reading series.

Hitting high notes: Music Chapel showcases student musicians

Hitting high notes: Music Chapel showcases student musicians

Emma Gobillot, Max Westmark, and Priyanka Jain

February 11, 2014


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Student musicians took instruments and vocals to the Lowe Theater stage for the annual Music Chapel, Feb. 5, featuring performances from Les Chantdudes, Meg Bres and more. Watch a video recap here.

Maverick Magic dazzles audience

Maverick Magic dazzles audience

Irene Vazquez, Staff Writer

February 6, 2014


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The bright lights of the Lowe Theater shown down on students and alumni of all age, Jan. 25, for Maverick Magic, the annual SJS talent show.

South Asian Affinity Group Assembly showcases traditional, modern culture

South Asian Affinity Group Assembly showcases traditional, modern culture

Oliver Ruhl, Copy Editor

February 2, 2014


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SJS students gathered in the VST, Jan. 22, only to be transported to a South Asian fashion show and what seemed like a scene out of a Bollywood movie.

Figure skater carves out national success

Figure skater carves out national success

Amy Liu and Megan Shen

January 28, 2014


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Despite Houston’s fickle winter weather, sophomore Benjamin Shou spends more than twenty hours a week on the ice. Shou placed eighth in the Under-18 Intermediate Men category at the 2014 U.S. Prudential Figure Skating Championships in Boston, Jan. 5-12.

Westheimer car crash takes down fence, leaves one man injured

Westheimer car crash takes down fence, leaves one man injured

Alyyah Malick and Lydia Liu

January 27, 2014


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A navy Jeep Liberty crashed on campus this morning at approximately 9:15 a.m., taking out two sections of the fence bordering Westheimer.

School begins to integrate, consolidate online experience with Google Apps for Education

School begins to integrate, consolidate online experience with Google Apps for Education

Chris Zimmerman, Design Editor

January 22, 2014


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Director of Technology Jeff Ritter intends to integrate the school email with Gmail and offer other applications through Google by February.

Houston says farewell to landmarks with closure of Blanco’s, River Oaks Plant House

Houston says farewell to landmarks with closure of Blanco’s, River Oaks Plant House

Megan Shen and Matthew Neal

January 13, 2014


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Dancing bears and other leafy animals on the Buffalo Speedway median will soon disappear. River Oaks Plant House and “cultural icon” Blanco’s Bar and Grill have closed to make way for campus construction.

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