The Southerner

Eli Shimanski
Eli Shimanski, a senior, is ready as ever for this year, as long as he’s always listening to the album Views by Drake. Our very own visual media editor is going into his third year of newspaper. He hopes that this year he can focus in more on the skills he’s learned over the past two years, and expand on his role of media editor, creating a new section of the paper with videos and podcasts.

Shimanski has one surprising skill no one could have ever guessed: inline skating! He tries to get out for at least an hour a day to practice. His specialty is freestyle slalom, which involves performing tricks around a straight line of equally spaced cones.

In addition to his passion to inline skate, Shimanski loves to listen to music, especially Elliot Smith, Radiohead, Drake, and Taylor Swift -- his favorite song from 1989 being Blank Space. He also loves to walk around and hangout with friends. If Shimanski could live anywhere in the world, he would live in Boston because of the rich American history the East Coast carries.

eli shimanski, Visual Media Editor

Dec 15, 2017
Sounds of South Podcast (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
New Mural is First Step in Honoring South Athletics (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
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Dec 06, 2016
German Club blows through the windy city (Story)
Nov 06, 2016
New ‘Native American Film Club’ offers a fresh perspective on entertainment (Story)
Sep 18, 2016
South Students Help Lead March Against Islamophobic Rhetoric (Story)
Jun 02, 2016
Fans come together to commemorate the life of Prince (Story)
Apr 18, 2016
NHS vs. Student Council: A Tale of Two Committees (Story)
Mar 17, 2016
Students Share Their Favorite Books (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Student activist pushes for racial justice in Minneapolis (Story)
Feb 16, 2016
Tigers lose to Teddies in the last ten of final conference game (Story)
Feb 11, 2016
New Facebook page brings wave of positivity (Story)
Jan 14, 2016
Bernie Sanders has many fans at South (Story)
Nov 19, 2015
Local restaurants provide a variety of delicious foods (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
Alumni coaches bring new life to South athletics (Story)
Sep 29, 2015
Why Are The Bathrooms Always Locked? (Story)
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