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Sophomore Creates Literary Magazine for MSHS Students

Sophomore Creates Literary Magazine for MSHS Students

David Misyura, Reporter
December 12, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Kaitlyn Cashdollar (10) recently created the Manitou Muse, a literary magazine that aims to showcase Manitou students' artistic works, showcasing her future aspirations as a book editor. Cashdollar describes the Muse as, "A creative outlet where students can publish their work and their expression," ...

Preview: Swim Season to Face Transition Year?

Preview: Swim Season to Face Transition Year?

David Misyura, Reporter
December 6, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Thursday marked the swimming season's first meet, and one can only wonder how the team will perform this year. The Mustangs Swim and Dive team has historically succeeded, and is likely to continue with that line of performance this year. However, with the loss of five elite swimmers, including Em...

Latvia: Culture, Tradition, and Environmental Awareness

Latvia: Culture, Tradition, and Environmental Awareness

David Misyura, Reporter
November 16, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bajdxZ8uAxc&feature=youtu.be This year sees the continuation of MSHS's tradition of sharing cultures from around the world on one very special night: World Language and Culture Night. The event was raised to a much grander scale than previous years, with the MSMS band playing va...

“Easy German” Teaches Language with Real-World Approach

“Easy German” Teaches Language with Real-World Approach

David Misyura, Reporter
November 3, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Manitou Springs High School has quite the diverse and fleshed-out foreign language program, and its German department recently got the exciting opportunity to meet with the Easy German group. Easy German is a YouTube group dedicated to teaching German in an applicable and realistic manner. The group doe...

Annual Regional Cross Country Meet Brings Powerhouse Teams

Annual Regional Cross Country Meet Brings Powerhouse Teams

David Misyura, Reporter
October 25, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ayjkkijrwGo Reaching the critical point of regionals on the 20th of October, Manitou's cross country team made great strides in effort and spirit. This was a crucial meet for the team because their performance determined whether or not they'd be going to state, ultimately...

Feature: Steven Blocher’s “The Hainan Island Incident”

Feature: Steven Blocher’s “The Hainan Island Incident”

David Misyura, Reporter
October 18, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Imagine a fine day of surveillance from the air, when all of a sudden, a Chinese jet collides, forcing an emergency landing on Chinese territory, where the officials there then detain and hold interrogations for almost two weeks. That's Steven Blocher's story of the Hainan Island Incident. It all...

Review: “The False Foundation” by Archive

Review: “The False Foundation” by Archive

David Misyura, Reporter
October 6, 2016
Filed under Reviews

"Archive" is a music collective based in London, Britain, with all of its individual talents contributing to create the unique music that the collective is known for. The group has had great success throughout Europe, reaching and maintaining the top spot on French charts for a whole week with their...

Caleb Edwards: Parkour Extraordinare

Caleb Edwards: Parkour Extraordinare

David Misyura, Reporter
September 27, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Many of us have hobbies that we are passionate about. Sometimes those hobbies aren't well known by those around us, but for Caleb Edwards (10), it's all about movement, and sharing that movement. Edwards is a traceur, meaning he does parkour, or the practice of moving efficiently and practically in any...

Homecoming 2016: Events and Details

Homecoming 2016: Events and Details

David Misyura, Reporter
September 22, 2016
Filed under News

Homecoming is almost upon us, and everyone is mentally preparing for all the festivities to come. Even if some of us won't be participating in the events or dress-up days, it's always good to know what's ahead of us, from September 24 to the first of October. Saturday the 24 consists of the first...

Boys Varsity Soccer Victorious in Rival Match

Boys Varsity Soccer Victorious in Rival Match

David Misyura, Reporter
September 9, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Manitou varsity soccer faced off its rival, St. Mary's, this Tuesday, and although it seemed as though the Mustangs were losing or caught in a draw at times, Manitou pulled through. It ended with a close score of 3-2. Varsity achieved this with solid touches, passes, and overall teamwork, making...

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