High Life

60th Annual Grammy Recap!

60th Annual Grammy Recap!

Serena Chea, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture, Reviews

To those who produce music, it is a dream to be nominated for a Grammy. 2017 consisted of amazing new music from artists such as Lana Del Rey, Childish Gambino, Lorde and many more. On January 28th, the 60th Annual Grammys were held at Madison Square Garden, in New York City. The show wrestled with a...

What High Schoolers Are Really Wearing

What High Schoolers Are Really Wearing

Ella Christensen, Arts & Culture Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

Often, the clothing that a typical high schooler chooses to wear is a broader statement of their personality. Being able to personify oneself nonverbally is ideal for the antisocial community of teenagers that overwhelms a school campus. Thrifting has always been an extremely popular way to obtain fashionable...

New Year, Same Me!

Natale Roche, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

 

Horoscopes!

Koa Calloway, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture

Aries: Ares Taurus: Demeter Gemini: Hermes Cancer: Hera Leo: Apollo Virgo: Artemis Libra: Aphrodite Scorpio: Hades Sagittarius: Zeus Capricorn: Athena Aquarius: Poseidon Pisces: Hestia

Poly’s Got Jazz!

Joy Rowden, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture, Reviews

On November 2, 2017, Long Beach Poly’s Jazz program performed their annual fall concert at Hughes middle school. The night began with a performance from a Jazz C. Junior, Maya Cheav played the piano for Jazz C. “The concert was great. You wouldn’t believe the amount of talent at this school,”...

A “Broad” Understanding of Art

Ella Christensen, Arts & Culture Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture, Reviews

Founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad, Los Angeles is home to the renowned art museum named The Broad. The iconic museum features exhibits from all corners of the Earth. The most current being Yayoi Kusama’s infinity mirrors. A few very lucky Poly students and teachers have been able to vis...

Dancers En Pointe!

Dancers En Pointe!

Kennelly Khem, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture, Reviews

On November 16, the Long Beach Poly dance program had their annual winter show. This year’s recital included various levels of performers such as PE 10, Dance 7-8 tech, and the Dance Team. Poly’s first hip-hop dance team, H2M, was also featured in the show and gave a great performance. ...

ComplexCon Clambake*!

Alicia Perez, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture, Reviews

Complexcon arrived to the downtown Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center during the weekend of November 4 and 5. Complexcon is a curated festival celebrating urban art and street wear. “I loved my time at Complexcon,” said Visalrich Sopha, a JUSTICE junior. “I enjoyed seeing everyone’s...

Hipp Ripp

Brandon Hipp, Photographer Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture

Comic by Brandon Hipp

Hidden Talent at Poly

Ella Christensen, Arts & Culture Editor

November 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture, Humans of Poly

Jacqueline Garcia is one of Poly’s few signed models. She started modeling at a young age and has stuck with it ever since. Garcia got her start by “being in beauty pageants because of the glamour part of it.” She said it really helped her confidence grow and allowed her to get away from being ...

Horoscopes

Koa Calloway, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture

What the Signs Are Doing in the Middle of the Night  Aries: On Tumblr Taurus: Watching Anime Gemini: Playing Mario Kart Cancer: Sleeping Leo: Admiring themselves in the mirror Virgo: Redecorating their room Libra: Doing homework they should’ve done weeks ago Scorpio: Plotting ...

PAAL Students Under the STARS

Joy Rowden, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Culture

On October 26, PAAL had its second annual “Monsters Under the Stars” horror movie night. It took place on the PAAL campus, which is located on Long Beach Boulevard and 16th Street. The hosts of the event had mixed feelings concerning the overall turnout. “The night was successful,” said Marisol...