Oviedo Journalism

  • Science fair documentary opens minds

    Science fair documentary opens minds

    Patrick Costello, Reporter

    November 16, 2018

    WEB EXCLUSIVE The experimental science program at Oviedo High School sponsored a free screening of the documentary "Science Fair" on Nov. 12. A discussion with a panel of three UCF scientists took place before the showing. The panel covered topics such as the day-to-day work of researchers and the diffi...

    Experimental science teacher William Furiosi introduces the science fair topic of the screening.

    Patrick Costello

  • Backpacks banned from stadium events

    Backpacks banned from stadium events

    Vani Thupili, Features Editor

    August 24, 2018

    WEB EXCLUSIVE Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) has banned backpacks from stadium events as part of a response to the school shootings that have impacted student safety in recent months. On Aug. 17, a shooting occurred at a Friday night football game in Wellington, FL. Two adults were critically...

    Seminole County Public Schools

  • Top tennis players lead despite changes

    Top tennis players lead despite changes

    Nevada Cullen, Sports Editor

    May 11, 2018

    This story was originally published in the fifth edition of The Lion’s Tale (March 27th, 2018). When the tennis season started, sophomores Mateo Gamero and Jordan Kazaka were number one and two, respectively, on the boys’ team. This changed during the season, as senior Connor Stroyan overtook...

    Sophomore Mateo Gamero helps teammates make in-game adjustments.

    Justin Pham

  • Pre-prom plans aim to prevent drinking

    Pre-prom plans aim to prevent drinking

    Sofia Bloom, Reporter

    April 26, 2018

    WEB EXCLUSIVE With prom in two days, upperclassmen are making plans for the big night--and so are the prom organizers. During lunches this week, students were able to try on "DUI goggles," which simulate the effects of drunkenness. Additionally, police at prom will have breathalyzers on hand to test any attende...

    Students participate in a prom week event, using DUI goggles, to experience the feeling of being drunk and performing cognitive actions. This activity is part of the school's effort to keep students safe at prom by preventing student drinking.

    Fern Silva

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