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Student council doesn’t let wild scheduling derail homecoming week

Student council doesn’t let wild scheduling derail homecoming week

Allison Bosshart, Local Editor

October 5, 2018


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What do you think your student council representatives do in the spring before school gets out? Relax? Slack off? Pack their suitcases? Actually, students are voting months ahead of time on Homecoming themes and selecting decorations for the dance. Lions Go Wild West Homecoming Week begins Tuesday,...

Freshmen learn value of service from early on

Alyssa Yankee, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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The freshman Class of 2022 recently experienced the Freshman Day of Prayer and Service on September 19 at Feed My Starving Children to learn about the significance of service and to make a difference together. “The idea is to help bring in freshmen to the culture and life of Saint Viator,”...

Hello my name is Mr. Flink

Hello my name is Mr. Flink

Brooke Puccini, Co-Editor in Chief

October 5, 2018


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When he is not moderating sixth period lunch, new chemistry teacher Mr. Neil Flink can be found flaunting his inner nerd to staff and students. The self-proclaimed geek has always loved science, but how exactly did he end up at Saint Viator? After excelling in his high school AP Chemistry class, Mr....

Hey there Mrs. Bremner!

Hey there Mrs. Bremner!

Crystal Schuster, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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Rolling in as the new Director of Enrollment is Mrs. Christine Bremner! She is a mother of four, all graduates of Our Lady of the Wayside and three of which are alumni of Saint Viator. Mrs. Bremner even taught some of Michael Jordan’s kids! She attended the University of Illinois in Champaign and got...

Talents ‘revealed’ as students join new show choir

Talents ‘revealed’ as students join new show choir

Bridget Sloan, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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With many students participating in band, choir, and theater, fine arts are evidently big at Saint Viator. However, this year presents a unique opportunity not offered for many years: show choir. Unlike more traditional choral music, show choir involves both choreography and music from a variety of different...

Fall play presents comedic crash course in Shakespeare

Fall play presents comedic crash course in Shakespeare

Kate Hannon, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase

It is usually very rare to find “Shakespeare” and “football game” used in the same context, but not at this year’s fall play. “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)” is a comical rendition of all 37 of Shakespeare’s plays and stories, condensed into a 97 minute show....

Veggie Lions grow hope for the hungry

Veggie Lions grow hope for the hungry

Alex DiMarco, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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These past few years, many new clubs have been formed at school. Students may have heard announcements about the new bass fishing club or the new field hockey team. But what many people do not know is that one student recently started a gardening club. Elise Horbach, a senior, went to one of her teachers...

An unending quest—Ms. Egan returning to Boston

An unending quest—Ms. Egan returning to Boston

Grace Chang, Local Editor

October 5, 2018


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From Justice League to Quest Retreats, Ms. Emily Egan has always brought her influence wherever she goes. She has helped students fit in, provided service opportunities, and has been the person that students can talk to about their feelings. After five years of being the "salt and light" of Saint Viator...

Hello my name is…Mrs. Lowery

Hello my name is…Mrs. Lowery

Allison Bosshart, Local Editor

August 31, 2018


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From mentoring in the LINK leader program to helping student council plan Homecoming, Mrs. Anne Marie Lowery is quickly adjusting to school culture, and she is excited to be the director of student activities. Mrs. Lowery grew up in Lisle and attended Benet Academy, Boston College, and New York Univers...

Say Hello to Mr. Field

Say Hello to Mr. Field

Grace Chang, Local Editor

August 30, 2018


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There is a class that is bigger than any other in the school, yet none of the students are in that class. “Just like the teachers in the classrooms—who work with their students—I work with the teachers. My job is to learn with the teachers and help them continue to grow. My classroom is prob...

Trivia Night lets students test themselves for charity

Trivia Night lets students test themselves for charity

Allison Bosshart, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


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Yearbook superlatives. Fake news. Social justice. What do these topics have in common? These diverse ideas were all question topics at last year’s Trivia Night. Trivia Night is an annual event where students answer trivia questions, benefit a good cause and have fun with their friends. Trivia Night...

Foreign language students destined for foreign countries

Foreign language students destined for foreign countries

Crystal Schuster, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


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Ciao and hola! Students are flying into adventure this spring break, as those taking any Spanish class will get the chance to travel abroad to Costa Rica, and students taking any Italian class will get the chance to explore Italy. The planning initially began at the beginning of this school year, starting...

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