Out of this world— Senior Heidi Chang sketches a draft of her doodle which depicts her vision of space exploration and general advances in technology. Photo taken by Melody Kang

Google Your Graphic: Students Enter the Doodle for Google Competition

By Aren Kalash Flying cars. Teleportation. Time travel. A cure for cancer. World peace. Kanye for President. For this year’s Doodle 4 Google art competition, students in kindergarten to twelfth grade were given the prompt, “What I see for the future…”. In its ninth year hosting the competition, Google offers a wide range of prizes[…]

Skating Cece—Sophomore Cece Schnall chases the puck during a game. She started playing hockey when she was three.  Photo reproduced by permission of Cece Schnall

Student Athletes Showcase Their Talents Outside of South: Cece Schnall

By Gabe Lefkowitz Sophomore Cece Schnall started skating when she was three. Her mother originally wanted her to figure skate, but she revered her brother—who played hockey—and wanted to follow in his footsteps, insisting on wearing only hockey skates. Since then, she has loved hockey. Her team’s training consists of running followed by working with[…]

On Trend—The SUS Gallery features a collection of the trending personalities of March made by Michaela Ben Yehuda. Photo taken by Annie Zhang

Young Artists Featured in Spot under Spot Gallery

By Annie Zhang I used to associate art galleries with silent rooms filled with pretentious, middle-aged classical music enthusiasts that possessed refined tastes in wine. I imagine that they’re also wearing formal attire and expertly commenting on a painter’s craftsmanship. So that’s exactly what I expected from Great Neck Plaza’s Spot Under Spot (SUS) Gallery[…]

Making ice cream is a chocoLOT of fun— pouring the base into the ice cream machine is the first step in the process to your ice cream creation. Photo taken by Rachel Brenner

Crazy Coolness: New Dessert Location

By Rachel Schneider Watch out, Serendipity and Dylan’s Candy Bar: there is another trendy dessert spot in town! CoolMess is the new dessert destination. It is definitely no ordinary ice cream parlor; CoolMess provides the unique opportunity to make your own personal ice cream creation from scratch. Located on the the Upper East Side of[…]

Student Athletes Showcase Their Talents Outside of South: Lucas Cowen

By Gabe Lefkowitz Junior Lucas Cowen started rowing in ninth grade for a club team. Cowen’s team travels around the northeast to compete in various regattas; while there, he is also scouted by college coaches. Cowen practices at a facility in Port Washington for 2.5-3 hours six days a week. Being someone who takes crew[…]

Winter Workouts: Sprinting Towards the Season

By Elizabeth Smith Thinking of doing a sport this winter but not sure how to prepare? Don’t worry; detailed below are recommended workouts by winter sport coaches. Other winter sport options include bowling, boys’ swimming, girls’ cheerleading, and girls’ gymnastics. Tryouts begin Nov. 14. Photos reproduced by permission of Great Neck South High School

Masked for a Task—Senior Jack Doremus took this photo of Senior Ben Weber with a clown mask over his face for his AP Art Concentration prior to the clown scare. Photo reproduced by permission of Jack Doremus

This is No Circus: Clowns Pose Threats to Schools

By Rachel Schneider This is no circus. If you have recently watched the news, checked your Facebook feed, or listened to discourse in the hallways, then you have probably heard of the clown sightings. Since August, there have been reports of people dressed in clown costumes appearing throughout the nation and threatening schools and colleges[…]