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Jenkins qualifies for finals in The St. Louis Teen Talent Competition

Jenkins qualifies for finals in The St. Louis Teen Talent Competition

Tali Gorodetsky, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2016


Filed under A&L, Issue 7, Print Issues

At age three, Lauren Jenkins, junior, was expressing herself through dance. Thirteen years later, Jenkins is grand jeté-ing her way to perform in the finals for the esteemed St Louis Teen Talent Competition. Jenkins has been dancing at St Louis Ballet School since the age of 9. “I really like dancing because I’m really into different art forms,...

Winterguard receives personal best at Worlds

Winterguard receives personal best at Worlds

Ryan Hart, A&L Editor

April 14, 2016


Filed under A&L, Issue 7, Print Issues

It isn’t every day one has the chance to watch and perform alongside the best of the best in their sport, but from April 7 - April 10 winterguard had that chance as they participated in the Worlds competition in Dayton, Ohio. “Performing was really fun because we had a great run, but watching all the really good guards ther...

AP Studio Art Show

Maddie Eveland, staff reporter

March 24, 2016


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Show choir dances, sings their way to competition this competition season

Show choir dances, sings their way to competition this competition season

Brittany Freeman and Shu Han

March 22, 2016


Filed under A&L, Issue 6, Print Issues

She was overcome by absolute exhilaration when she heard “the first runner up is Marquette Center Stage’” roar over the speakers. Rachel Pevehouse, junior, said she was able to see all of the team’s hard work and determination finally come to fruition. “We just knew were really proud of what...

Spring play decided to be Neil Simon’s “Fools”

Spring play decided to be Neil Simon’s “Fools”

March 9, 2016


Filed under A&L, Theater

After a successful production of Bye Bye Birdie, Rebecca Blindauer, theatre arts teacher picked Neil Simon’s Fools as this year’s spring play. This year’s spring production will mark her second play as Marquette Theatre Company director. “I knew that in the fall I was going to be doing a hug...

Review: Sunflower Bean “Human Ceremony”

Review: Sunflower Bean “Human Ceremony”

Austin Woods, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016


Filed under A&L, Music, Opinions

I first discovered Sunflower Bean, the indie neo-psychedelic trio from Brooklyn, in a Rolling Stone article discussing rising artists to watch for. When the article listed The Velvet Underground, one of my favorite bands, as an influence of theirs, I knew I had to try them out. I listened to their E...

Mystique heads to nationals

Mystique heads to nationals

Ava Schimdt, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016


Filed under A&L, Sports

The typical suitcase for a trip to Orlando might include a swimsuit and a good book. However, for their trip to Orlando, Varsity Mystique will be loading a lot more dancewear into their bags, so they’re ready to compete at the NDA National Competition. Coach Cara Nutt said that Mystique has attend...

February Picks of the Month

February Picks of the Month

Abigail Gawart, Multimedia Editor

February 19, 2016


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