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Southwest Shadow

Southwest Shadow

Carmen Ruiz

Carmen Ruiz, Staff Writer

Hello everyone, my name is Carmen and this is my first year being a staff writer for the Southwest Shadow. I'm excited to see what new experiences this year will bring.

All content by Carmen Ruiz
Posing for pictures and hanging out with Minnie Mouse Catherine Viggato recounts her time working at Epcot in the year 2006. I really enjoyed the time I spent there because I got to know a lot of people from different parts of the country, Viggato said. It was the first time I was out on my own so it was good to get that experience.

Experienced Hospitality Industry Worker: Meet Catherine Viggato

January 5, 2023
Hospitality teacher Catherine Viggato shares her experiences as a worker in the hospitality and tourism industry.
Club Preview: A look into the week of November 14

Club Preview: A look into the week of November 14

November 12, 2022
Robotics Club prepares for competition, D&D plays "Dungeons and Dragons", and Book Club discusses "Dangerous Women."
Presenting updates and the meeting itinerary to general club members are GSA board members. Photo Credit: Victoria Tobias

CLUB PREVIEW: A LOOK INTO THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 7

November 6, 2022
Excerpt: GSA working on fundraiser ideas, Video Game Club playing “Ghouls and Ghosts,” Jam Club practicing new songs
Getting back into the game, freshman Devlin Crews is practicing for the upcoming Esports match. The Esports team competed only an hour later and the Special Agents placed third and overtook Rocky Mountain High School 3-1. It feels good being on the Esports team because it all about enjoying video games and making new friends,” Crews said. “I like being able to work well with my friends and build better relationships with my teammates.”

SOUTHWEST SQUIDS TAKE HOME A WIN IN ESPORTS GAMING TOURNAMENT

November 2, 2022
Esports team still in the running to win championship.
The Class takes six students from different backgrounds and brings them together through theater arts. Rating: D 
Art Credit: Brainstorm Media

‘The Class’ is a poor excuse for a coming of age film

October 26, 2022
"The Class" is just another attempt at another high school film.
CLUBS PREPARE TO HOST A TRUNK-OR-TREAT FOR LOCAL CHILDREN

CLUBS PREPARE TO HOST A TRUNK-OR-TREAT FOR LOCAL CHILDREN

October 24, 2022
Variety of themes and activities being readied for Thursday's event.
Three Recipes With Only Five Ingredients

Three Recipes With Only Five Ingredients

September 21, 2022
Cooking delicious food is often complex and time-consuming. Here are a few recipes that are both simple and mouth watering when you are short on time.