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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...

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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...

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...

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...

Left to right; Lola Kahate-Desouza, Masha Velikanov and Lucie Carignan pose in
front their artwork at the “Art at the Atrium” showcase

Shorewood students featured at art show

Tyndall Talley November 30, 2022

Meet a few of the Shorewood AP Art Students in "Art at the Atrium" This year was the second annual “Art at the Atrium” showcase, where many Shorewood artists came together and displayed their work...

Zodiac Column: November 2022

November 6, 2022

Capricorn - December 22 – January 19 BLESS! The Mercury Retrograde is over and you will finally feel like your life is moving forward. All the hard work you’ve been putting in this year will start...

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ARTPOP or ArtFlop, a Lady Gaga review

Claudia Talarczyk, Ben Weisse October 28, 2022

We are back and now here in the name of Gaga to spread her gospel: ARTPOP. At the height of her career in 2013, post Born This Way era, Lady Gaga released her third studio album ARTPOP. After dominating...

Hitchcock reveals key to invading viewers minds

Hitchcock reveals key to invading viewers’ minds

Jillian Beaster October 28, 2022

Horror vs. Suspense... analyzing the fraternal twins of film Halloween can be a scary time, especially if you’re a character in a movie. Being a real person, you feel you would always survive in a scary...

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New Businesses bring fresh perspectives to Shorewood

Jillian Beaster September 22, 2022

The summer season of 2022 brought forth many new businesses to the heart of Shorewood. Several being locally owned, these entrepreneurs are excited to share their creations with the community.  Teri...

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Creation of free library prompts social change

Noa Biener and Amie Gronert September 22, 2022

The book club Shorewood Moving Forward has decided to sponsor a project to open a little free library with the goal of bringing awareness to social justice issues. The project first went into action...

Zahni Gulbronson (right) and Madeline Pluckhan (left) hold on a scene of Fiddler on the Roof. The musical was the last production for many seniors in SHS Drama.

“Fiddler” concludes successful year of productions

To finish the 2022 school year on a high note, the Shorewood Drama Department presented their spring musical, Fiddler on the Roof. The award winning musical, created by playwright Joseph Stein in 1964...

Warner bros. presents a darker take on Batman

Sam Diliberti and Silas Kemp June 1, 2022

“The Batman”, released in early March of 2022, is the darkest of many takes on the Dark Knight, having more in common with film noir or horror styles than typical superhero movies. Starring Robert...