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College Bound!

College Bound!

Alexandra Chaidez

May 11, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION, Showcase

The following map displays all the colleges seniors will be matriculating to next year. Congratulations to all! Created by Kristin Ishaya '17...

Dancing for Days

Dancing for Days

Ella Silvers, Senior Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Thirty-two seniors, eight dance numbers, and one stage fill the St. Ignatius McLaughlin Theater with many laughs for the always enjoyable and highly anticipated Senior Dance Show. The dance class has not always been what it is today.  Ms. Christie Munch, creator of the dance class, led much smaller...

Earth Day Contest Awards

Alexandra Chaidez

May 10, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

This year, the Earth Day photo contest exhibited talented artists, including seniors Kenyon Edmond and Hawk Krubert. Their photos are included below. *Note: Hawk's photo was originally submitted in black and white. In addition to the photo Hawk submitted to the contest, he recorded this video of the African Leop...

Senior Year Trends

Elizabeth Donnelly, Senior Writer, Editor of A&L

May 10, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Top 10 Songs (according to Billboard) Closer - The Chainsmokers and Halsey Can’t Stop the Feeling - Justin Timberlake Don’t Let me Down - The Chainsmokers ft. Daya Hello - Adele Panda - Desiigner Stressed Out - 21 Pilots Work - Rihanna ft. Drake One Dance - Drake ft. Wizkid and Kyla Sorry - ...

Junior Year Trends

Ella Silvers, Senior Writer

May 9, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Top Ten Songs: Hello - Adele Hotline Bling - Drake Sorry - Justin Bieber Where Are Ü Now - Skrillex and Diplo Stressed Out -  Twenty One Pilots Scars to Your Beautiful - Alessia Cara Drinkee - Sofi Tukker FourFiveSeconds - Rihanna, Kanye West, Paul McCartney Way Down We Go - Kaleo Al...

Sophomore Year Trends

Thomas Rowland, Senior Writer

May 8, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Top 10 Songs Happy - Pharrell Williams Rather Be - Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne All of Me - John Legend Waves - Mr. Probz Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran Ghost - Ella Henderson Stay with Me - Sam Smith All About That Bass - Meghan Trainor Timber - Pitbull ft. Ke$ha Budapest - George Ezra T...

Freshman Year Trends

May 7, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Top 10 Songs Thrift Shop - Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Royals - Lorde Na Na - Trey Songz Timber - Pitbull Fancy - Iggy Azelia Boom Clap - Charlie XCX I Need Your Love - Calvin Harris ft Ellie Goulding Chandelier - Sia Bang Bang - Jessie J, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj Blurred Lines - Robin T...

Where Are They Now?

Alexandra Chaidez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

May 6, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Seamus Brennan, College of the Holy Cross  What was your involvement in the paper/journalism class before becoming EIC? What section did you cover? During my freshman year I would write one or two – sometimes even three – articles per issue, and by the end of the year I was named Head Writer.  I edited the N...

Letter from the Editors

Letter from the Editors

SPIRIT Executive Board

May 5, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Dear SICP, Thank you. Thank you for four years of challenge, endurance, and happiness. Thank you for your dialogue and your openness to read opinions on this paper and from the words of your classmates. As editors of the SPIRIT, our purpose is not to tell you what to think but rather to cement...

What to Do When You Don’t Have a Date to Senior Prom

What to Do When You Don’t Have a Date to Senior Prom

Ugomma Ugwu-Uche, The I Editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Prom. Dateless. Alone? The I to the rescue!!

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Top 10 Rejected Senior Superlatives

Top 10 Rejected Senior Superlatives

Robbie Skoronski, The I Editor

May 4, 2017


Filed under SENIOR EDITION

Most Likely to Have "iPad Problems" Most Likely to Talk During the Examen Class Klutz Most Sassy Most Likely to Wear Their Lanyard Most Missed Days of School Best Sarcastic Smile Most Likely to Sing in Class Most Likely to Be Obnoxiously Active in College Facebook Groups Biggest...

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