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Southwest Shadow

Best After School Spot

Best After School Spot

Southwest Shadow October 25, 2019

Winner: Windmill Library The Windmill Library is a safe place for any person of all ages to connect and learn with others. From career help centers, to the simple accessibility of getting a library...

Best Place to Take Prom Pictures

Best Place to Take Prom Pictures

Southwest Shadow October 25, 2019

Winner: Tivoli Village Tivoli Village is a mixed-use development center consisting of retail and office space, located on 28.43 acres of land to explore. With scenic views and a variety of interesting...

Best Concert Venue

Best Concert Venue

Southwest Shadow October 25, 2019

Winner: T-Mobile Arena As celebrities keep going on tour, the T-Mobile Arena keeps booking the best of the best to play their venue. From hockey games to concerts, the T-Mobile Arena is the perfect...

Best Boba Shop

Best Boba Shop

Southwest Shadow October 25, 2019

Winner: Brew Tea Bar For the third consecutive year, Brew Tea bar has been selected as the best boba shop by students. Brew Tea is a shop known for its wide variety of boba drinks such as Rose Milk...

Best Place to Study

Best Place to Study

Southwest Shadow October 25, 2019

Winner: Windmill Library For another year, Windmill Library has been chosen by students as the best place to study. From the multiple study rooms, the comfortable seating areas and rows of computers,...

12 May 2013: An general view of the WetnWild water park during the final construction phase in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The water park is scheduled to open on Memorial Day.

Best Summer Attraction

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: Wet'n'Wild What better way to cool off in the sweltering Vegas heat than to spend time in the water? Wet'n'Wild is a good place to hangout with your friends while also cooling off in the numerous...

Best Shopping Mall

Best Shopping Mall

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: Fashion Show Mall For the fifth year in a row, Fashion Show Mall is still voted the best shopping mall among students. Including a plethora of designer stores, high-end boutiques, fancy restaurants...

Best Place to Study

Best Place to Study

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: Windmill Library With numerous tests and quizzes every week, the library is perfect for those who favor a quiet environment to work in. In need of a reference or more information on a topic?...

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 22: A general overall exterior view of the USA Basketball Mens National Team against Argentina during the USA Basketball Showcase at the T-Mobile Arena on July 22, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Best Concert Venue

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: T-Mobile Arena Throughout the year, Las Vegas hosts artists such as J. Cole, Fleetwood Mac and many more. T-Mobile Arena is the newest concert venue in the valley. Outside the arena, visitors...

Best Boba Shop

Best Boba Shop

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: Brew Tea Bar For the second consecutive year, Brew Tea Bar is the best boba spot. Only a couple minutes from campus, Brew Tea Bar is perfect after a long day at school. In addition to their...

Best Ice Cream Shop

Best Ice Cream Shop

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: Cold Stone With various locations around the valley, Cold Stone offers a variety of ice cream flavors from birthday cake to cookie dough. Cold Stone is a perfect place to go and cool off in...

Best Cafe

Best Cafe

Southwest Shadow August 24, 2018

Winner: Starbucks Whether you're having a slow start to your day or just in need of a good beverage, Starbucks has a wide variety to choose from. Anything from coffee to lemonade, Starbucks has almost...