Two-time theme of Color WAT could be here to stay

By J1 Reporter Maddie Genoways Despite all the intense showering and parking lot sweeping of Color Walk-A-Thon (WAT) 2017, Student Board brought back the colorful theme for a second run in 2019. However, many students are left questioning the repeated theme.  “I think the theme was fun freshman year, but [the junior class] has only had […]

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The history of Marian’s Walk-A-Thon fundraiser

By JI Reporter Sophia Virgillito  The history of Walk-A-Thon, Marian’s only student-led fundraiser, dates back to the fall of 1984. The first Walk-A-Thon fundraiser was anticipated by the students as they were working to reach their goal.  Throughout the years, the contest has always been competitive. Alumni from the Class of 1992, Amy Schumacher Bauman […]

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Student donors dance through Walk-A-Thon

By J1 Reporter Emily Salzman Every August, the students of Marian get the chance to participate in a Walk-A-Thon that lasts through the end of September to raise money for their school.  This year’s Walk-A-Thon was nothing short of a success. Though there were a few bumps and uncertainties along the way, each grade pulled […]

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Students raise money, win prizes

By J1 Reporter Sarah Ritterling This school year, students who brought in $150 or more for the school’s annual Walk-A-Thon earned bright color filled powder packets and their own choice of a day off from school. On the morning of Friday, Sept. 27, girls celebrated exceeding their school goal by tossing colored powder and dancing […]

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