The Seattle Prep Panther

Culture, A Key to Being Authentic

Jeffrey Go and Jack Coleman

November 20, 2019

“As human beings, we want to know and connect with each other. When we see or hear something that challenges our viewpoints, we seek to know that and where it is coming from,” said Weeks. There are so many different cultures in the world. Consequently, this mixing bowl of cultures has gradually seeped...

Prep’s Cultural Cookbook

Paige Stanley, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

Whether it’s lumpia, arepas, spaghetti, schnitzel, baguettes, chai tea, and more, students at Prep have diverse pallets regarding their favorite family foods. While Prep students come from over 64 zip codes in the greater Seattle area, many students also come from different family heritages around...

World Language Teachers Recommend Dramatic, Historical Foreign Language Films

Cyrus Berger, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

Foreign film suggestions from prep world language teachers ranged from surrealist short films to classic fairy tales to historical thrillers. Madame Mobarek, Prep’s new French teacher, recommended three films, starting with Jean Cocteau’s 1946 version of Beauty and the Beast (in French, La Belle...

Outdoor Adventures in the Pacific Northwest

Kate Ridgeway, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

According to a poll on the Seattle Prep Instagram, around 60% of Prep students prefer spending time outdoors as opposed to in the city. Summertime this easy, but once school starts back up and schedules begin to fill, it can often be hard to find the time to get outside, not to mention the find the perfect...

Lil Nas X and Many More Artists Take Top Picks for Summer Songs

Jeffrey Go and Jack Coleman

October 2, 2019

Warm, bright, speakers, headphones relaxing days of summer have ended. The chilly, school filled days of fall are here. The panthers at Prep were jamming out to some hot tunes over the summer and wanted to know what songs people were listening to. In order to answer this question, the Journalism staff...

Dungeons and Dragons and Friends

Dungeons and Dragons and Friends

Hobbs Hegedus and Beni Jurion, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Dungeons and Dragons was created by TSR in 1974. Since its creation it has many adaptations and updates, and a mass gain in its player base. D&D, as it is more commonly referred to, has approximately 20 million active players in 2004.

Prep Dancers Find Creative Outlet

Prep Dancers Find Creative Outlet

Natalie Nowak, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

"I think the culture helps give new dancers a lot of confidence." -Jillian Bankaitis '19

The Quest for the Best: Art Supplies in Seattle

Beni Jurion and Hobbs Hegedus, Staff Writers

April 7, 2019

Art supplies help define an artist's abilities, and even the best new need quality materials to meet their needs. To help artists reach their max potential, here provided by this article are a list of stores specifically sell the top artisan tools, from paints to frames, in Seattle.

Art, Technology, and Innovation

Audrey Frigon, Managing Editor

April 3, 2019

In the age of technology, anything one can dream up is at their fingertips, from communication, entertainment, to education. Technology has brought major advancements in medicine and has forever changed society. With kids playing on iPads before they can speak, social media seemingly existing at the f...

Seattle: Let’s Get Creative

Joe Robinson, Social Media Editor

April 3, 2019

Seattle is known for its mix of the classic and eclectic, streamlined and whimsical. The arts scene in the Emerald City represents this clearly, in classical concert halls to a café dedicated solely poorly made art. Music and Seattle have been intrinsically linked since the rise of grunge music in...

Is Fast Fashion Worth the True Cost?

Tia Flores, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

Graphic tees. Bomber jackets. Denim skirts. In clothing stores all over the world, fast fashion garments are a growing demand in today’s fast-paced society. However, many do not realize that these mass-produced clothing items aren’t made from robot machines--- they are made from human blood, sweat,...

Bohemian Rhapsody, A Star is Born Highlight Awards Season

Maddie Deasy, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

The Golden Globes, a night of glitz, glamor and of course plenty of drama. The Golden Globes occurred on January 6, 2019 kicking off the award show season. The fashion was fabulous from Lupita Nyong’o in Calvin blue to Janelle Monae in classy Chanel. People went goo-goo for Gaga’s couture Valentino...

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