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Will the Release of Mulan on Disney+ and Other Streaming Services Cause Movie Theaters to Become Obsolete?

Will the Release of Mulan on Disney+ and Other Streaming Services Cause Movie Theaters to Become Obsolete?
November 10, 2020

The release of Disney’s live action remake of Mulan on Disney+ has many fans wondering what precedent this sets for film in the COVID-19 era. Most Ignatians are familiar with going to the movie theater...

Class of 2020 Superlatives

Class of 2020 Superlatives
May 28, 2020

The Class of 2020 worked together to make some superlatives for Father Caruso. Here are some of the highlights: Most Likely to be Chilling on the Beach Biggest Disney/Mickey Mouse Fan at Ignatius  ...

Icons of the Class of 2020

Saint Ignatius sign honoring their Class of 2020.
May 28, 2020

Just in case you didn’t know enough about the Class of 2020, here is a list of everyone who was not mentioned before. We have so many special people in this class, it would be a shame not to recognize...

Setting Fire From Water

May 27, 2020

My fellow Ignatians, Just before departing for leave earlier this year, my Macroeconomics teacher Mr. Vickman shared with us an interesting story. A story that I believe is very apt to our Ignatius...

Do You Remember…

Saint Ignatius students of the past rally to gather money to support the school.
Alumni Teachers Recall the Walk as it Occurred in their Youth
October 10, 2019

The Walk for Ignatius was a success! While this was the first time the current students at Saint Ignatius participated in the Walk, current faculty members did it before them. Two of them are Ms. Carney...

Taking a Walk Down Memory Lane

Every walk day begins with breakfast!
The Walk has Changed Since 2000, but Pays Homage to its Past Existence
October 10, 2019

Since 1869, Saint Ignatius College Prep has been educating young men and women to go forth and set the world on fire. As SICP celebrates its 150th anniversary, the Saint Ignatius community is embracing...

Business Starts-Up at SICP

Will Hiteshew ‘19 guides his team, QuickFinder, in a brainstorming session.
St. Ignatius introduces an Entrepreneurship class to the curriculum.
May 16, 2019

For several members of the St. Ignatius community, business is a serious and popular career path.  Many people talk of majoring in finance, marketing, or management, but few know the basics of business...

A Double Life

A Double Life
May 16, 2019

Here at Saint Ignatius, there is a widely believed misconception that the teachers do not have lives outside of school. While it may be hard to believe, teachers do not actually live at school, and their...

Letter From the Editors

Letter From the Editors
April 16, 2019

Welcome to the SPIRIT, SICP’s student newspaper! This is the first print edition of the paper since 2016, and we couldn’t be more excited to be back in your hands. We’ve spent the last few years...

Maternity/Paternity Leave for Ignatius Teachers

April 9, 2019

Students may have noticed in the last few years (or even months) all the teachers going on maternity and paternity leave. However, this wasn’t always available at Ignatius. Ms. Schmiedeler worked...

Strong Women Portrayed in Pirate Queen

April 9, 2019

During the first weekend in February, the Saint Ignatius choir and orchestra performed the show, The Pirate Queen, based on the true story of the adventurous life of the Irish chieftain and pirate, Grace...

Female Entrepreneurship at Treadfit

Pictured Treadfit Instructors from left to right: Kellianne McDonough, Jennifer Harkins, Caitlin Harrigan, Dawn Courtney, Colette Fitzgerald, Cathy O'Grady
April 9, 2019

In August of 2015, the nearby neighborhoods of Beverly and Western Springs were given the oppor- tunity to take their health and fitness to the next level with an innovative workout program known as Treadfit....

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