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Shorewood Ripples

The Student News Site of Shorewood High School

Shorewood Ripples

The Student News Site of Shorewood High School

Shorewood Ripples

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Book Nook: Looking for Alaska

Sophia Levitas-Goren December 1, 2022

Given that the season of Thanksgiving is upon us, I decided to choose a book that is all about gratitude and that I am personally extremely grateful for. The book in question is Looking for Alaska by John...

Zodiac Column: December 2022

Leela Antigua, Nadia Schwalbach December 1, 2022

As the weather gets colder, fortunes get bolder Capricorn - December 22 – January 19 As the leaves change color and winter approaches, friendships may also fall out of season, Capricorns. A stir...

Discussion: Israel-Palestine conflict

Robert Gronert, Sophia Levitas-Goren December 1, 2022

Note: This discussion deals with a complex and controversial topic.  We ask readers to keep in mind that this discussion was edited heavily for the purposes of brevity.  It is not possible to mention...

True crime: for better or worse?

Aud Jenkins December 1, 2022

With the recent release of the Netflix series Dahmer, the crime entertainment industry is booming now more than ever. Police procedurals and court dramas have long been an integral part of America's television...

Midterm elections: wins and losses

Robert Gronert December 1, 2022

It's a Bobbery! By Bobby Gronert As many of you may have heard, thanks to the news, social media, or the healthy advertising budgets of Ron Johnson, Mandela Barnes, Tony Evers, and Tim Michels, we had...

The girls swim team taking a group picture at the end of sectionals after having three teamates qualify for state championships in their individual races.

Girls swim earn fourth place at sectionals

Amie Gronert December 1, 2022

The girl’s swim team had an impressive showing at sectionals, qualifying two relays and six individual events to state. The team finished in fourth place overall. The meet started out with a win in...

The team in a late-season 2-0 defeat against Union Grove.

Boys soccer ends with sectional final loss

Amaris Kaleka and Nadia Schwalbach December 1, 2022

The boys soccer season came to an early end with the loss of their second sectional game against New Berlin Eisenhower with a final score of 1-2, only a couple games away from the chance of taking home...

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Pearl: a drama-turnt-slasher

Claudia Talarczyk, Ben Weisse December 1, 2022

In Pearl, Ti West’s second movie in his X trilogy, we see the life of a girl in her late-teens separated from most of society play out with disastrous effects. Set in rural Texas in 1918, our main character...

Model UN competes at Carthage College

Model UN competes at Carthage College

Noah Mulvey December 1, 2022

On November 4, Model UN competed in their first conference of the year at Carthage College. This is the 23rd annual conference held at Carthage College, and this year marks the tenth year that Shorewood...

Edmund Fitzerald on the St. Marys river, August 1975

Bestselling author visits Shorewood Library

Sebastian Pollock November 30, 2022

Rochelle Pennington leads discussions about SS Edmund Fitzgerald Many people are familiar with the Titanic, the doomed ocean liner whose fate was soon adapted into a major feature film starring a young...

Shorewood welcomes one of its newest clubs

Jillian Beaster November 30, 2022

Meet the members of Garden Club, a new addition to SHS Garden Club, a new addition to Shorewood, was founded early this school year by juniors Lulu Braun, Rose Callahan, and Nya Kochnowicz.   The...

Another successful year for AFS Showcase

Another successful year for AFS Showcase

Maya Schmaling, Annabelle Heuer November 30, 2022

Shorewood High School students had the opportunity to bring their unique talents under the spotlight during Shorewood Theatre Department’s AFS Showcase, held on November 11 and 12. Showcase is an annual...