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The Dirt Underneath the Nails

The Dirt Underneath the Nails

By Fiona Bock Staff Writer Summer is the season for manicures and pedicures; many flock to nail salons for cheap summer deals. But underneath the colorful polish and…

Respect the Muslim community

By Somi Jun Feature Editor Background information: On January 7, 2015, two gunmen broke into the building of French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo, opening fire and killing eight…

Sports

Track qualifies several for CIF Finals

By Olivia Nouriani Assoc. Opinion Editor  Track and Field competed in CIF Prelims on Saturday,…

Swimming produces strong showings at CIF finals

By Alex Nakagawa Assoc. Sports Editor The perfect weather above Riverside Community College aquatic center…

Boys’ volleyball eliminated from CIF playoffs in four set loss

Boys’ volleyball eliminated from CIF playoffs in four set loss

By Jung Su Park Assoc. Sports Editor Photos by Tucker Judkins The boys’ volleyball team…

Boys’ volleyball tops Jordan High School in CIF round one playoffs

Boys’ volleyball tops Jordan High School in CIF round one playoffs

By Jung Su Park Assoc. Sports Editor Photos by Tucker Judkins The boys’ volleyball team…

News

Former SPMS teacher Cynthia Rogers passes away

By Fiona Bock Staff Writer South Pasadena Middle School science teacher Cynthia Rogers, also known as Cindy, passed away on Saturday, May 16 from ovarian cancer. Students and…

Recreational programs halted by pool renovations

Recreational programs halted by pool renovations

By Kyle Kan Assoc. News Editor In preparation for reconstruction of the deck, the South Pasadena High School pool closed on Friday, May 15. Draining started on Saturday, May…

Class Elections continue into runoffs week

Class Elections continue into runoffs week

By Kevin Park Staff Writer The first week of class representative elections for the 2015-2016 year concluded on Friday, May 15. Candidates still in the running will proceed…

SPHS sophomore wins Jack London writing competition

By Sandy Grossman Staff Writer Sophomore Sandra Moore placed first in the 26th annual Jack London Award for young writers, a contest held by the Jack London Foundation,…

Feature

Dance program choreographs and performs “Danspiration”

Dance program choreographs and performs “Danspiration”

By Jordan Xiao Copy Editor Photos by Stephanie Kim The dance program held its second and final concert of the school…

Age of Ultron disappoints non-Marvel fans

Age of Ultron disappoints non-Marvel fans

By Sandra Moore and Sandy Grossman Tiger Staff 3/5 stars Avengers: Age of Ultron proves satisfying for die-hard fans, but suffers…

Drama Department performs The Boy Friend

Drama Department performs The Boy Friend

By Jake Swayze Staff Writer Photos by Jenny Luo South Pasadena High School’s production of The Boy Friend opened on Friday,…

Eclectic Music Festival draws in 4,200 people

Eclectic Music Festival draws in 4,200 people

By Olivia Nouriani Assoc. Opinion Editor 4,200 people passed through the streets of South Pasadena from 2 to 10 p.m. on…