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Burning questions March 2019

Alex Dimarco and Timmy Wittich, Staff Writers

March 22, 2019


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Alex: We all know that the cafeteria french fries are one of the most popular foods sold at lunch time. Up until this year, there was quite a variety of them: curly fries, garlic fries, standard-cut fries, crinkle-cut fries, steak fries, and the occasional waffle fries. However, as students went to...

Give up something for Lent, put on ashes to repent

Give up something for Lent, put on ashes to repent

Brooke Puccini, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2019


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Everyone knows that one elderly person who wags his or her finger and insists that younger generations have lost their morals, and it isn’t hard to see why. Most teenagers are glued to their phones 24/7 looking at a polished version of society; meanwhile, they justify missing mass here and there and...

PROMposing changes–dancing at Willis Tower

PROMposing changes–dancing at Willis Tower

Alyssa Yankee, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


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As prom season approaches, the senior student council and the faculty have started to prepare for the event on April 27. There have been a few changes made to prom this year with the most significant being the new location. “We are having [prom] at the Metropolitan Club on the 66th floor of the Wi...

Service lifelong journey for alumni

Service lifelong journey for alumni

Grace Chang, Local Co-Editor

March 22, 2019


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Service is not limited to Viator students; it is a lifelong pursuit. No matter where a person stands—on a mountain top, deep down in a valley, riding the metro, or cramming in a college library —service is always doable. Let’s take a look at how former Lions continue to serve others in college. Paul...

Through traveling, sleeping, and studying, students make most of their spring break

Through traveling, sleeping, and studying, students make most of their spring break

Bridget Sloan, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


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Although Chicagoans might have experienced the winter blues, spring break is right around the corner! With the spring sports underway, the upcoming ACT, and the looming threat of AP exams, sleep-deprived students are looking forward to a much-deserved rest. In a recent poll, students had many different...

Students spend time with God and friends on Quest

Students spend time with God and friends on Quest

Allison Bosshart, Local Co-Editor

March 22, 2019


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Do you ever feel that life is too busy and chaotic? The Quest 48 retreat offers a break from students’ busy lives, allowing them to enjoy meaningful time with God and friends. The upcoming Quest retreat is April 8-9. Freshmen and sophomore students can sign up with permission forms from Campus Ministry...

Students say farewell to faculty favorites

Crystal Schuster, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


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As students begin to enter their last stretch of the school year, faculty and the student body alike will prepare to say their final farewells to a group of teachers who have truly left their mark on the community: one biology joke, one mathematical equation, two faithful discussions, one game, and...

Trivia Night tests frivolous facts for critical cause

Trivia Night tests frivolous facts for critical cause

Kate Hannon, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019


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Quick! Here’s a question to prepare you for Trivia Night. What was the name of the cafeteria before it was named Querbes Hall? Whether or not you were able to answer correctly, it was named the Red Lion Room, you can enjoy more trivia at Justice League’s upcoming fundraiser. Justice League will...

STEM program offers new engineering opportunity

Allison Bosshart, Local Co-Editor

February 22, 2019


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Students often struggle with deciding on a college major or answering the question: “What do you want to do with your life?” The STEM Designation Program allows students to experience different STEM fields and reflect on their interests. In its third year, the STEM program has adapted its STEM exper...

Burning questions

Timmy Wittich and Alex DiMarco, Staff Writers

February 22, 2019


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Hey whats up lions, yes, welcome back to another creepy exclusive on the mysteries of our school. This time we dive deep inside the mind of Mrs. Eileen Cairo, with a beloved science teacher who makes a memorable impact on her students, although not all of this insight is about cellular communicat...

Breaking ice with new security team

Breaking ice with new security team

Kate Hannon, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019


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Students have likely noticed some new faces greeting them as they enter school and ensuring they are wearing their lanyards. The security guards started in early January. Some of their daily activities include patrolling the hallways, monitoring who enters the building, and practicing communication betw...

Musical celebrates 80th anniversary of Wizard of Oz

Musical celebrates 80th anniversary of Wizard of Oz

Crystal Schuster, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019


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In the far away land of ruby slippers, yellow brick roads, talking animals and magical witches, an enchanted tale was told...and just in time for the 80th anniversary! Through Dorothy’s adventures in the Emerald City, her daytime snoozes with the mesmerizing poppies, her charming welcome with the merry...

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