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Dunkirk Movie Review

Dunkirk Movie Review

Mackenzie Banner, WLHSnow Staff

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

The lack of dialogue doesn’t take away from the emotions and actions seen throughout the movie “Dunkirk.” Christopher Nolan does a great job of capturing the cinematography in the movie and making it feel as though you are on the beach with the soldiers. Themes seen throughout this film include ti...

Mars takes off

Mars takes off

Ben Lee, WLHSnow Staff

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Bruno Mars has taken over 2018’s Billboard Awards with his 24K Magic Album. With five nominations: best music video, R&B song of the year, song of the year, top R&B artist, and finally male artist of the year; it is clear that he has no current equal. Photo Courtesy of Flickr The album song nom...

Female Artist of the Year

Female Artist of the Year

Kellen Flynn, WLHSnow Staff

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Taylor Swift, Rihanna, P!NK, Alessia Cara, Halsey. The IHeartRadio awards are coming up and it’s anyone’s guess to who will take the award for Best Female Artist. The clear frontrunner is Taylor Swift, after being absent from the top charts for a while, she released  “Look what you made m...

Spanish classes take field trip to watch foreign film, eat Latin American food

Spanish classes take field trip to watch foreign film, eat Latin American food

Philip Chan, Copy Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Current Events, Top Stories

Spanish students took a field trip to Portland to watch a Catalonian film and eat Latin American cuisine on Thursday. Three adult chaperones and about 30 students from Lisa Rodriguez and Mark Zollinger’s Spanish IV and AP Spanish classes attended. “I think it’s important for students to get out of the class...

Oregon musician returns home

Oregon musician returns home

Grace Nickas, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Top Stories

Power outages and snowy and icy conditions could not stop singer/songwriter Mat Kearney from putting on an incredible show in his home state. Kearney performed at the Crystal Ballroom in Portland, Ore. on Feb. 22 as a part of his Crazy Talk tour, despite power outages at the venue and snowy cond...

‘Black Panther’ is on the climb

‘Black Panther’ is on the climb

Katherine Stallard, Arts and Culture Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Movie Night

In a consistently whitewashed Hollywood, people of color are often dramatically underrepresented. Roles that could be given to POCs are given to white actors. If POCs are in fact cast, the key roles are often specifically given to more light skinned actors and actresses. As the public continues to ...

Speaking through the screen

Speaking through the screen

Brooke McKelvey, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Blogs, Movie Night, Opinions, Top Stories

Attracting a wide array of fans, from those wearing Marvel shirts to fans dressed in traditional attire similar to the characters in the film, Marvel’s “Black Panther” strikes home. Not only does it set the stage for the upcoming film “Avengers: Infinity War,” but it addresses global and fam...

Bringing it home

Bringing it home

Brooke McKelvey, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture, Current Events, The People, Top Stories

  Recently, 23 artists were recognized with 47 Northwest Scholastic Art Awards. Out of those 23, eight won Gold Key awards, the highest award given out, and their pieces will advance to compete at a national level. The option to enter a piece of art wasn’t a requirement, yet many seized the...

“The Greatest Showman”: is it the greatest show on earth?

“The Greatest Showman”: is it the greatest show on earth?

Katherine Stallard, Arts and Culture Editor

February 6, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

In a cynical day and age, filmmakers and film critics wonder about the legitimacy of modern day musicals in modern day Hollywood. “The Greatest Showman” is rapidly proving that theory wrong, as the new and unique film that has left critics and viewers alike, heads turning. Despite a mixed varieties...

Beyond the Scene

Beyond the Scene

Ji Hyun An, Co-editor-in-chief

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts and Culture

Overtaking YouTube views, music awards and teenage hearts, is the Korean pop band, Beyond the Scene (BTS). They recently reached new heights as international artists by winning “Top Social Artist” at the Billboard Music Awards (BBMA) in May and by taking a Top 10 position on the Billboard 200 with their...

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