Swimmers Rock CEESA

by Diana Stoyanova Last Wednesday, the HS ASW swim team headed to Moscow a two-day CEESA tournament and came back with impressive results. Overall, the boys came first and the girls came fourth, bringing back 17 gold and 4 silver medals. Max Overwetter, Arsenij Holod, Franek Chiniewicz and Zosia Wajdemajer were named all-stars, which is a way of acknowledging the best swimmers in the competition. This year’s … Continue reading Swimmers Rock CEESA

An ASW Review of La La Land

by Diana Stoyanova Fourteen Oscar nominations and seven Golden Globe wins later, La La Land became the musical that rocked Hollywood this year. The movie tells the story of Mia (Emma Stone) and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) as they pursue artistic careers in modern LA. Directed and written by Damien Chazelle, the production focuses on LA and pays homage to the Golden Age of cinema in … Continue reading An ASW Review of La La Land

Reviewing Anime – 91 Days

By Qingyu Chai and Maxwell Nicely So, what is 91 Days? It is a Japanese animated TV series, also known as anime, which is set during the Prohibition (nationwide alcohol ban from 1920 to 1933 in the United States). The story takes place in a town called Lawless, where the local Mafia gangs control everything. The anime follows a boy called Avilio Bruno whose parents … Continue reading Reviewing Anime – 91 Days

Varsity Volleyball Girls are Ready for CEESA

by Diana Stoyanova Last weekend (October 13-16) the Varsity Girls Volleyball team went on a trip to Vienna for a two day tournament with the schools in Vienna, Geneva, Zug and Munich. The girls soon realized that they were going against very tough and experienced teams. However, they didn’t give up and kept cheering each other on despite the obstacles they faced. According to Gabriela … Continue reading Varsity Volleyball Girls are Ready for CEESA