Category: Feature

What To Do Over Spring Break

ShareSpring break has become a very common time for people to party and enjoy the warming weather. Just as the weather starts to mellow out and our side of the Earth starts to brighten up again, kids around the world are let...

IB Likin’ Art

ShareSouth’s second annual Spring IB Visual Arts show held its opening reception Tuesday, Mar. 21 from 4-6 p.m. and will continue to be on display until Thursday, Mar. 23 in the Little Theater, the lobby lobby, and on panels placed in the...

National Language Exams

ShareNational Language Exams for Spanish and French students are being held in March during school.  The exams are an opportunity for students to demonstrate their knowledge by taking the test and scoring in the required percentile to be eligible for an award...

International Day of Happiness

ShareMar. 20 marks the fifth international day of happiness being celebrated, with the purpose of creating a cheerier world. The intent of World Happiness Day is to create a shift in attitudes all around the world, and make a goal to improve...

Panic At The Disco Concert

ShareThis month, the highly anticipated Panic! At the Disco concert will be held in Portland. With that in mind, The Clypian has put together a playlist of both the band’s hits, and some of their more underappreciated songs for listeners to enjoy....

Artist Spotlight: Clyde McPhatter

ShareA well known tenor of the 1950’s and early 60’s, Clyde McPhatter was known for R&B and doo-wop hits such as “Money Honey” and “A Lover’s Question.” With success as the lead singer of his vocal group the Drifters, and in his...

Basketball Quarterfinals

ShareOn Thursday, March 9th, the second seed Saxons will face the tenth seed Sunset Apollos. Tip off will be at 8:15 p.m. in the Chiles center. Both teams have momentum coming into this game. The Saxons have had fairly familiar playoff opponents...

Feature Artist of the Day: Chuck Berry

ShareAs a singer-songwriter, guitarist, and dynamic performer, Chuck Berry forged his way into the music scene of the 1950’s and 60’s and, at 90 years old, still has not left. Using his country, blues, and R&B roots, Berry created his own recognizable...

Artist Spotlight: Lavern Baker

ShareAmerican Singer Lavern Baker, originally Delores Williams, was one of the influential voices of R&B in the 1950’s.Her most famous songs include “Tweedle Dee”, “Jim Dandy”, and “I cried a Tear”. “Tweedle Dee” reached number 14 on the US pop charts when...

Feature Artist of the Day: Fats Domino

ShareOne of the featured artists of this week from 1957 is Fats Domino, a former pianist and singer who rose to fame in the 1950s. Some of his most popular songs were “Blueberry Hill” and “Ain’t That a Shame.” However, his rendition...

A Preview at the 89th Annual Oscar Awards

ShareThe 89th annual Oscars will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel on Sunday Feb. 26 on ABC. The musical performers for this year will include Justin Timberlake, John Legend, Sting, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Each guest will be singing their song nominated for Best...