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Make Your Thanksgiving Table POP!

Make Your Thanksgiving Table POP!

Natalie McCaffery

November 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Here are some DIY tips and tricks to make your Thanksgiving table extra special! Use red, orange, yellow, and green leaves from a tree outside or from a craft store like Michaels to add a pop of color to your table. You can also disperse white pumpkins or ripe, orange persimmons to give the table...

Halloween at Laguna

Halloween at Laguna

Natalie McCaffery

November 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Halloween was a success in our upper school with greatly coordinated group costumes and some phenomenal individual dress-ups. We had a great lunchtime celebration with a photo booth, cupcakes, and pumpkin guessing game!   Juniors, Audrey Murphy, Paige Levinson, and Julia Guglielmo with Sophomore, Beau Lujan, dress as Grey’s Anat...

Concert Review: Arctic Monkeys

Concert Review: Arctic Monkeys

Maggie Newell

November 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  Five years since AM’s widespread success, the Arctic Monkeys have deviated from their distinct indie rock sound and replaced it with an instrumental heavy, futuristic tone with Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino. Despite the fact that Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino is so different ...

Game Review: FIFA 2019

Game Review: FIFA 2019

Patrick Otte

November 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Sports

EA’s newest release of FIFA, FIFA 19 has its assets and liabilities. As all FIFA video games have done in the past, FIFA 19 entices the major soccer fan into having fun alongside their fellow gaming mates. Whether it be laughing at the new recent game mode or quaking in apprehension on an opponent'...

In the Heights

In the Heights

November 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Taylor Smith ’21 Honored in “California Through My Eyes” Photography Competition

Taylor Smith ’21 Honored in “California Through My Eyes” Photography Competition

October 26, 2018


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Taylor Smith '21 was awarded Honorable Mention for this photo in the annual statewide high school photography contest "California Through My Eyes." The contest is a collaboration between Cal State Sacramento and the California State Legislature called Cal Legischool. Her photo is on display with the ...

Natalie McCaffery ’20 Named Goleta Teen of the Year’s Semi-Finalist Winner

Natalie McCaffery ’20 Named  Goleta Teen of the Year’s Semi-Finalist Winner

October 26, 2018


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Natalie McCaffery '20 was honored as the semi-finalist winner in the Goleta Teen of the Year Community Service Award Program. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Goleta, this award recognizes outstanding dedication and service to the Goleta community. The mission of the Goleta Teen of the Year Program...

Volunteer opportunity for students in web design

Volunteer opportunity for students in web design

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Seeking one or two students in the Upper School which will involve creating a new website design with external link functionality (Squarespace), and helping increase Instagram and Facebook presence for one of Santa Barbara's important non-profit theater arts programs.   Santa Barbara Yout...

CHICAGO!

CHICAGO!

October 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

CHICAGO! Thursday, March 21-Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Open to students in Grades 9 & 10 and Grades 11 & 12 pending space Financial Aid available for Grades 9/10 Students   GRADES 9/10 STUDENT MEETING FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19 10:15-10:45 AM / ADVISORY SPAULDING AUDITORIUM   OPTIONAL PARENT...

Film Review: Beautiful Boy

Film Review: Beautiful Boy

Maggie Newell

October 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Based on the critically acclaimed memoirs of Nic and David Sheff, Beautiful Boy tells the brutal, revealing, and authentic story of a son’s addictive struggle with crystal meth and the implications it has on his family. The main conflict in the film is between Nic and his father -- played by Timothé...

Which Color Represents Your Personality?

Which Color Represents Your Personality?

Violet Zhou

October 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

1. Do you have a cold character? Yes—go to Question 4 No—go to Q3 Between—go to Q2 2. Which type of weather do you like the most? Sunny—Q5 Rainy—Q4 Cloudy—Q3 3. Do you pay a lot of attention to your appearance? Yes—Q6 No—Q5 Between—Q4 4. Do you lik...

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