Student Voice


February 5, 2023



Hallie Diekoff

11 Mar 2020

We can, we will, we must: A review of Netflix’s documentary series 'Cheer'

Netflix released a documentary series called “Cheer” on Jan. 8, 2020. The six-episode series is about the Navarro College cheerleading team in Corsicana, Texas. The series follows their journey to the National Cheerleading Championship, which is in Daytona, Florida. Navarro College has won 14 national championships since 2000; it also has won five NCA Grand National Championships since 2012.

12 Feb 2020

Hi, how are ya?: A review of the Shane Dawson series, part 4 

Shane Dawson posted a deleted scenes video from the series, on his second channel account “Shane Glossin.” The video is titled “The End of the Beauty World” and is around 35 minutes long. 

12 Feb 2020

2020 Grammy Awards break new grounds

The 62nd Grammys Awards was full of great performances and record breakers. The Grammys were on Jan. 26  at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Alicia Keys hosted the event, the only female star to host the show twice.

10 Dec 2019

Hi, how are ya?: A Review of the Shane Dawson series part 3

The fifth episode of the series is titled “The Failure of Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson” and is around 50 minutes long. 

20 Nov 2019

Hi, how are ya?: A review of the Shane Dawson series, Part 2

In the third video of the series, titled “The Dangerous World of Jeffree Star,” Star tells Dawson about how he doesn’t want something to be filmed involving his agent and Star having to do background checks on everyone working for him. Then it cuts to the opening credits. 

16 Oct 2019

Hi, how are ya?: A review of the Shane Dawson Series featuring Jeffree Star

Shane Dawson is 31 years old and has been creating content on the social media platform YouTube for 12 years. Dawson’s channel started with comedic skits and characters. He then began primarily making videos that included testing products or food reviews. As Dawson grew older, he moved on to making videos that were more intriguing to him, such as conspiracy theory videos and docu-series.

Hallie Diekoff

Hallie Diekoff is a student at UW-River Falls.