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

May 07, 2018
Microaggressions: the effects of subconscious biases (Media)
Mar 26, 2018
Training teachers to carry guns won’t prevent school shootings (Media)
Mar 22, 2018
Budget cuts lead to 21.5 position losses (Media)
Feb 28, 2018
Girls varsity basketball bring home a big win against Armstrong – Podcast (Media)
Feb 28, 2018
A fine line to walk with mental health: should you keep your friends’ secrets if the consequences could be deadly? (Media)
Dec 15, 2017
Sounds of South Podcast (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
Assault Rifles are unnecessary and need to be banned (Media)
Dec 05, 2017
Recent events mean reassessing driver and pedestrian safety (Media)
Dec 04, 2017
Reading between the redlines: Minneapolis’ hidden history of denied housing (Media)
Oct 10, 2017
Immersion, leisure and worldly history: Annual trips abroad offer wide variety of interest to students (Media)
Sep 21, 2017
Cece Kaufmann (Media)
Jun 06, 2017
Why an animal free diet is unrealistic for some people (Media)
May 08, 2017
Music composition leads South student to be recognized state wide (Media)
Mar 17, 2017
Badminton coach intercepts head football position (Media)
Jan 31, 2017
New Mural is First Step in Honoring South Athletics (Story/Media)
Dec 08, 2016
I can’t rely on the results to change (Story)
Dec 06, 2016
German Club blows through the windy city (Story/Media)
Nov 30, 2016
Electoral College gains attention after recent election (Media)
Nov 11, 2016
“The lesser of two evils is still evil” (Media)
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)