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The annual film festival

The annual film festival

Grace Reyes '19, Web Editor
May 26, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features

Almost every year the film literature class has an annual film festival compressed of the year’s best student made films. “Because we had seven sections this year, there is whole lot of films to choose from. The hard thing is going to be deciding which ones (films) to put in because there’s so ...

Mental health support group helps those in need during the summer

Mental health support group helps those in need during the summer

Bianca Pugliesi ’19, Copy Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features

For those coping with a loss to suicide, a school environment with counselors and psychologists may be a comforting advantage. The Survivors of Suicide Loss Group will be able to provide support, even when school is not in session. “School’s going to let out, and although that’s awesome that...

Girls Varsity lacrosse team loses playoff match to Bloomfield Hills, 17-10

Girls Varsity lacrosse team loses playoff match to Bloomfield Hills, 17-10

Harper McClellan, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Sports, Spring

The girls Varsity lacrosse team ended their season in a playoff match, losing to Bloomfield Hills 17-10 on May 23rd. “We could improve on our communication that is big, we did kind of okay on that but communication definitely and also when we are working down the field, getting open for those tr...

Review: Dequindre Cut Greenway

Review: Dequindre Cut Greenway

Sarah Stevenson, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features, Opinion

An outstanding greenway that was once an old railroad line captures the attention of many Metro Detroiters and adds to the special impact that Detroit has on people. The Dequindre Cut Greenway, located between Mack Avenue and Atwater Street in Detroit, is a two-mile pathway full of graffiti art that used ...

Television production wins countless awards

Television production wins countless awards

Lauren Thom, Staff Writer
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, News

Several of South’s Television Production students submitted videos and received awards from the Michigan Student Film and Video competition sponsored by the Digital Arts Film and Television organization (DAFT), Michigan Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA), and the Meijer Great Choices PSA contes...

Lunafest Film Festival raises money for community partners

Lunafest Film Festival raises money for community partners

Sylvia Hodges, Copy Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, News

Lunafest, a film event featuring female filmmakers, took place on May 17 at Windmill Pointe Park.   “(The event was) to raise money for one of our community partners, Tiny Homes Detroit,” Liana Dabir, the Junior League of Detroit (JLD) Recruitment Chair, said. According to Dabir, the Luna...

Chance the Rapper gives an impressive performance at the Palace

Chance the Rapper gives an impressive performance at the Palace

Katherine Bird, Page Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content, Music, Opinion

Chicago born artist, Chance the Rapper, performed live at the Palace of Auburn Hills. Chance began his “Be Encouraged Tour” in September and will perform his last show of the tour at the end of October. This tour is dedicated to his release of his third mixtape, “Magnificent Coloring Book.” I attended...

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Henry Ayrault, Pulse Section Editor
May 24, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content, Movies, Opinion

NOTE: Don’t read this review if you haven’t seen the first Guardians of the Galaxy.   Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 attempts to be visually beautiful, action-packed, and humorous.  And for the most part, it’s successful at living up to all three of these aspects. The film is excit...

Finals are finally approaching

Finals are finally approaching

Caroline Gormely '19, Guest Writer
May 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features

Final exams are coming up for students at Grosse Pointe South causing stress for teachers and students according to Mr. Shawn McNamara, Earth and Environmental Science Teacher. Students have mixed feelings about final exams but some like Gretchen Brockway ‘19 are feeling stressed out. “I'm ...

The nerdy teacher takes on technology

The nerdy teacher takes on technology

Caroline Gormely '19, Guest Writer
May 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features

Nicholas Provenzano is not only recognized for his teaching skills, according to students, but also recognized nationally and internationally for his use of technology inside and outside of the classroom. Provenzano is an English teacher at Grosse Pointe South High School who has been recognized and...

Germany: A new life in an unknown world

Germany: A new life in an unknown world

Zachary Heimbuch '19, Guest Writer
May 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features

As the number of immigrants let into the United States decreases, the amount of German-born American citizens is becoming more of an oddity. Born in the United States, Lisa Richman moved to Germany  teaches Grosse Pointe South students the unique language of her native land. “My life played ...

Healthy study habits lead to success at the end of the year

Healthy study habits lead to success at the end of the year

Daniel Klepp '20, Guest Writer
May 22, 2017
Filed under Featured Content, Features

With the 4th quarter quickly coming to an end, freshmen will have to face their first finals of their high school lives. With this, many face stress that they might have not faced yet in school. “I think I'm going to fail every one of [the finals],” Aidan McGlone ’20 said. According to AP E...

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