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ICYMI: 2017’s Miami Film Festival

ICYMI: 2017’s Miami Film Festival

Alexandra Pedroso, Staff Writer
March 15
Filed under Events, Features, Top Stories

From March 3 to March 12, creative filmmakers from all over the world shared their films at Miami Dade College’s annual Miami Film Festival, where judges honored their work in a variety of competitions. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation provided the winner of their competition, the Knig...

A recap of the Muslim myth and perception Afternoon Lecture

A recap of the Muslim myth and perception Afternoon Lecture

Inez Laborn, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under Events, Features, Local, Top Stories

Psychology Club held their monthly lecture was held in the media center about Islam yesterday, Feb. 23. Junior Karelis Martinez decided that this lecture should be held and heard. “I always had a lot of sympathy towards the culture,” Martinez said. “I found it unfair how people were oppres...

It’s worth the struggle

It’s worth the struggle

Allessandra Inzinna and Carmella Jimenez
February 23
Filed under Features, In-depth, Top Stories

This is the extended version of the Feature story off of our recently published Love & Sex issue. Overcoming social expectations, bracing for new challenges or overcoming cultural differences are just a few factors in the struggle to maintain romantic connections during the four years most students spen...

A recap of Mr. Panther 2017

A recap of Mr. Panther 2017

Alexandra Pedroso, Staff Writer
February 16
Filed under Events, Features, Top Stories

In front of a screaming crowd, twenty shirtless Palmetto boys strutted around the auditorium stage, competing for the Mr. Panther title. The boys came on stage with a dance choreographed by four variations girls, who stated that in practice they had a hard time paying attention. The danced to “Gre...

One last feast

One last feast

Alec Lanzas and Remy Farkas
October 19
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Onesies, plaid pajama pants and robes strutted into the gym for the annual senior breakfast this morning. Seniors walked into the gym, checked their backpacks and got in the long line for breakfast. Once students made it through the line, they set up their blankets and pillows in front of a large blo...

Convergence

Convergence

Marlowe Starling, Feature Editor
October 10
Filed under Features, Features, Top Stories

Two alumni Palmetto wrestlers cross the borders of friendship throughout their lives, and it started with the craving for competition The Lightweight Kevin Pedersen lives each day with his past and Christ in mind. He served in the military and became the highest award-winning Drug Enforcement Ag...

Day 7: What everyone should know before applying to college

Day 7: What everyone should know before applying to college

Annabel Sanz, Feature Editor
May 31
Filed under Archive, Features, Top Stories

From the time freshmen walk through the gates on their first day of a seemingly endless four years, reminders of the college admissions process are relentlessly reinforced each day. If high school is the game, then a college acceptance is the prize at the end. Winning this prize, though, often comes...

Panthers Got Business

Panthers Got Business

Morgan Elmslie, Staff Writer
May 1
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Behind the doors of room 205, Palmetto students create custom Panther merchandise that is showcased around campus. Strictly Panther Business, one of Palmetto’s business classes, designs and distributes all the P stickers, Panther Strong wristbands and Palmetto lanyards. SPB also has sunglasses and...

Anti-Discrimination Policy

March 31
Filed under Features

The School Board shall comply with all Federal laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination and all requirements and regulations of the U.S. Department of Education. The Board will enforce its prohibition against discrimination/harassment based on sex, race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion,...

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