The student news site of Palo Verde High School

Panther Print

Fast Forward comes to Palo Verde

Fast Forward comes to Palo Verde

by Trina Ausbon, Entertainment Editor
February 8, 2016
Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

On Monday, FastForward came to Palo Verde’s journalism program to introduce their program for youth reporters. FastForward is a publication written by young, aspiring reporters to encourage and teach them the basics of journalism and reporting. Over the past two decades, FastForward has helped youth...

Student Spotlight: Joseph Bobowicz

Student Spotlight: Joseph Bobowicz

by Sedona Goodbar, Opinion's Editor
January 16, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Junior Joseph Bobowicz is a part of many things inside and out of school. Bobowicz is involved with ROTC teams and School of Rock on the side. Bobowicz has been at Palo Verde for three years and plans to return here next year for his senior year. Bobowicz is a proud ROTC student who joined the program...

2016 Finals Schedule and Studying Tips

2016 Finals Schedule and Studying Tips

by Sedona Goodbar, Opinions Editor
January 11, 2016
Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Finals Schedule: Tuesday, January 12 Period 1: 8:00-9:45 Break:10 Minutes Period 3: 10:00-11:45 1st Lunch: 11:45-12:10 Period 5: 11:50-12:50 Period 5: 12:15-1:15 2nd Lunch: 12:50-1:15 Period 7: 1:20-2:16 *There will be NO testing in your 5th and 7th periods* Wednesday, January 13 Period 2:...

Panthers stay home alone for winter week

Panthers stay home alone for winter week

by Annaka Cieri and Sedona Goodbar
December 16, 2015
Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Each year the week before winter break student council sets an annual spirit week to help celebrate the upcoming holidays. Each year Palo Verde students vote on a theme that the week will revolve around and this year's theme panther's celebrate "Home Alone" week. Kicking off with Monday as pajama...

Palo Verde Theatre’s Annual Student Directed One Acts

Palo Verde Theatre’s Annual Student Directed One Acts

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-n-Chief
December 5, 2015
Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Each year Palo Verde's theatre presents student directed one act plays, and this year they had seven one acts split into two nights and featuring a variety of hilarious and sometimes "deadly" serious characters, with intriguing plot lines. The first one act was directed by senior Sydney Grover on...

iPhone vs. Android

iPhone vs. Android

by Tayler Jones, Feature Editor
November 12, 2015
Filed under lifestyle, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE, trends

The debate has gone on forever: which is better, iPhone or Android? This question has haunted society since the beginning of touchscreens. In some ways, the two phones are surprisingly different, yet in other ways are surprisingly similar. They both can download most of the same apps as well as use a se...

5 things to do this Halloween

5 things to do this Halloween

by McKenna Topps, Co-Entertainment Editor
October 27, 2015
Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, trends

It seems that since hitting high school, a majority of the student population has taken a nosedive in the celebrating of Halloween. As children, we went trick or treating and dressed up in fancy costumes and stayed up late. Now that we are older, it seems that this has begun to lose interest. So this...

Alice in Wonderland is still wonderful

Alice in Wonderland is still wonderful

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-in-Chief
October 19, 2015
Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Palo was taken down the rabbit hole and transported into Wonderland for theater’s production of “Alice in Wonderland.” The show had everything you would expect from the book, plus a little song about soup. It was funny, crazy and wonderful. It proved to be a...

Panthers Go Global For Homecoming Week

Panthers Go Global For Homecoming Week

by Sedona Goodbar, Video Editor
October 14, 2015
Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Throughout the week student have been going global for this year's 2015-2016 Homecoming! This years theme for dress up and homecoming activities is “around the world." On Monday twinning was taken to a whole new level with “Mi Amigo Monday!” Palo Verde students picked a “amigo” and dressed...

All about Dove’s “Love Your Curls” Campaign

All about Dove’s “Love Your Curls” Campaign

by Trina Ausbon, Entertainment Editor
September 30, 2015
Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Dove has always been the brand with a reputation for highlighting “real beauty” and now the brand is  turning its attention to encouraging  young girls and women to embrace their natural curly hair in a new campaign “Love Your curls.” Dove first brought this to our attention last year with...

The 10 most important books to read in high school

The 10 most important books to read in high school

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-in-Chief
September 23, 2015
Filed under FEATURES, lifestyle, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

1.The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Written by Afghan-American Hosseini, this is a heartbreaking tale of the unlikely friendship between a very wealthy boy named Amir, and his father's servant's son, named Hassan. The two spend their days kite fighting until violence and severe prejudice is targeted at Hassan. "...

Why cardboard is the next best thing in technology

Why cardboard is the next best thing in technology

by Annaka Cieri, Editor-n-Chief
September 14, 2015
Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, trends

The Google Cardboard may look ridiculous or humerus to those tech geeks, but it's purpose brings the world one step closer to a "Jetsons" type future. The Google Cardboard is literally cardboard with two lenses, it's cheap and easy to make, and will access a world of virtual reality as long as you...

The student news site of Palo Verde High School
FEATURES