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What Gun Violence Means to Students at South

What Gun Violence Means to Students at South

Rania Amallah and Anya Geist May 16, 2023

Across the country, the issue of gun violence in schools is growing. In this year alone, over 10 people have been killed in school gun-related incidents. The threat of gun violence touches South High,...

Students Embrace Culture in Forty-First International Show

Students Embrace Culture in Forty-First International Show

Rania Amallah and Anya Geist April 11, 2023

South High’s annual International Show will take place this Friday, April 15, during the school day. This will be the forty-first International Show, a South High production that has historically been...

What is Passover?

What is Passover?

Anya Geist April 8, 2023

The Jewish holiday of Passover began at sundown this past Wednesday, April 5. Because it is based on the lunar Hebrew calendar, Passover occurs at different times of March-April each year; however, in...

All About Passover

All About Passover

Anya Geist, Opinions Editor April 8, 2023

The Jewish holiday of Passover began on Wednesday, April 5. Learn about Passover by clicking on any of the stories below.

Why Is Passover Significant?

Why Is Passover Significant?

Anya Geist April 8, 2023

The Jewish holiday of Passover began at sundown on April 5, and will last for eight days. Passover is important to Jews for a number of reasons. In telling the story of the Exodus from...

How Is Passover Celebrated?

How Is Passover Celebrated?

Anya Geist April 8, 2023

Passover, which began at sundown on Wednesday April 5, and will last for eight days, is celebrated in a number of ways. On Passover, Jews are instructed not to eat any leavened products...

Facing Rejection in Writing

Facing Rejection in Writing

Anya Geist, Opinions Editor March 3, 2023

No one likes having their writing rejected. After you’ve put in a lot of work to complete something, to make it the best it can be, it can feel like a massive letdown. Didn’t you deserve to get that...

Foreign Language Education Needs a Boost

Foreign Language Education Needs a Boost

Anya Geist, Opinions Editor February 15, 2023

More than 1 in 8 Americans speak Spanish, and more than 1 in 5 speak a language other than English. While English is largely the main language of the United States, it is not the only one. This is evident...

All About the Teachers Union Contract

All About the Teacher’s Union Contract

Rania Amallah and Anya Geist January 23, 2023

On Thursday January 12, a myriad of South High teachers stood outside in the cold holding signs in support of the Educational Association of Worcester (EAW), which is the Worcester teachers’ union. Their...

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