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Alumna Kaitlyn Yang aspires for change in the entertainment industry through Alpha Studios

Kaitlyn Yang and her crew attend a premier party for Miss 2059, a show that her team did visual effects for last year for Verizon go90.

Sarah Lashly, Copy Coach

August 30, 2018

After graduating in 2007, alumna Kaitlyn Yang founded Alpha Studios in 2013. Alpha Studios is a post-production company Yang created in Los Angeles, CA. “We do visual effects, motion graphics, titles, color correction and consulting. We also do on-set supervision to make sure you are filming thi...

Fun-Size Film club finds success

Students talk during a Fun-Size Film meeting.

Kathryn Harter, Multimedia Editor

April 15, 2016

You watch movies, you talk about movies, you love movies; why not make movies? The Fun-Size Film Club is doing exactly that, this year being their most productive yet.

Future cinematographers apply new skills

Senior Lindsey Hacker, freshman Alex Volz and freshman Jack Vaughan shoot two films with different styles in front of the school. The first film featured Vaughan as a crazy man visiting a shrink. “The second one was a musical about Jack, as the original crazy man, roaming the streets thinking he’s completely sane,” Volz said.

Mary Moriarity, Staff Writer

April 17, 2015

Within only a few minutes, a story can be told that leave a lasting message. Although one short film can take weeks to write, film and edit, theatre students still took on the challenge. “The film project is a culmination of what the students have been learning about play structures and theatre...

“Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance” review

Kathryn Harter, Staff Writer

October 31, 2014

Alejandro González leads a stellar cast in the best one-take film yet.

“Annabelle” review

Macky Kavanaugh, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014

Yet another disappointing horror story butchered by Hollywood.

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