Eye of the Tiger

May 23, 2016

BY SAM MAILEY [email protected] Completing the required financial literacy course only become a priority for many seniors after they were placed on senior conduct for not doing so. In all, 120 seniors were placed on senior conduct – many because they didn’t complete the financial literacy course. The 2015-2016 seniors had only this year to complete the cour...

Mattix applies own RHS history toward new activities role

May 2, 2016

  BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN [email protected]   Thomas Jefferson Elementary School principal Brent Mattix will replace Lindsey Parker as the activities director this fall. Mattix attended Roseville High School, graduating with the Class of 1992. He previously taught English at RHS and created the Leadership and Positive Power programs while also coaching football,...

JORDAN EATON ‘WATER LILY’

May 2, 2016

            What do you enjoy most about art? I have difficulty expressing myself verbally, so art helps me get out what I am trying to say. How do you think the Crocker Art Museum exhibit will help you further your career? I feel that painting things that I am passionate about will always make me want to get better at it. Are you interested in pursuing art l...

ZOE STEPHENS ‘BLUE’

May 2, 2016

What inspires you to paint? I think it is important to have a message or something that you are trying to say to people. It is fun to do something that is hyperrealistic, but it is always [more interesting] if you are trying to convey a message. What do you enjoy most about art? I really love how however much time you put into it you immediately see results and you can really dr...

CLAIRE MCKEAG ‘ME, CLAIRE MCKEAG’

May 2, 2016

What do you like most about being an artist? I like the freedom of expression, and it’s limitless. You can do whatever you want. You don’t have to be good as long as you convey your emotions and what you want to convey. I like it because when I’m in a bad mood, or however I’m feeling I can draw it on paper. It’s cool to look back and remember how you felt or what...

When seniors don’t return

May 2, 2016

Over the past five years, there have been at least 80 Roseville High School student-athletes with at least one year of varsity experience that have not played during their senior years. Coaches and athletic programs feel the effects of the lack of experience and leadership that seniors provide. BY MEGAN ANDERSON [email protected] For at least the past five years, several Roseville Hig...

FRANCESCA B0NOMO ‘QUEEN OF FREEDOM’

May 2, 2016

When did you become interested in art? I became interested in art my freshman year when I decided to take a class. What do you like most about being an artist? I like that I can put my imagination onto a paper and make it real. How would you describe your style of art? My style is portraits and surrealism. What do you enjoy about art? I like painting and having fun with i...

ALONDRA RENTERIA ‘ALONDRA’

May 2, 2016

What do you enjoy most about art? I like how you can use different mediums and how you don’t have to stick with one medium, even if you use paint on a canvas or if you’re doing pencil you can use colored pencil. I think it’s really cool that you don’t have to stick to one thing, there are no rules. Does anything inspire you when you paint? I would have to say everything arou...

Black artists bring needed attention to cultural issues

February 22, 2016

BY TARAH JOHNSON [email protected] This year’s Black History Month has completely opened up the stage for African-American artists, with big stars like Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar producing more and more works of black excellence. Both of these prestigious artists have made their marks on not only black America but the rest as the nation as well, preaching...

Student talents shine onstage

February 22, 2016

Drama students impress in Seedfolks BY CLAIRE OERTLY AND VICTORIA WILKINSON [email protected] Roseville High School’s Theater Company performed a production of the one-act play Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman. The one night only production occurred on Feb. 19 and proved to be eye opening and unique. The play involved intense emotions regarding a special g...

Deadpool lacks professionalism

February 22, 2016

BY VICTORIA WILKINSON [email protected] Deadpool, the Marvel film which has been highly anticipated by many, came out Feb. 12. While some people found it to be obnoxious and juvenile, the movie was humorous with a somewhat intriguing plot line, depending on your sense of humor. A lot of the jokes and references made throughout the film were ill-humored and...

The Life of Pablo mixes West’s past

February 22, 2016

BY BEN FURDEK [email protected] Rapper Kanye West released his long-awaited studio album, The Life of Pablo exclusively to TIdal, the subscription-based music-streaming service. It’s an intentionally messy album of many different styles, feelings and artists. There are parts of this album that make you feel like you’re in church, parts that feel like you...