Swim team prepares mentally for upcoming season

By KyraMcFadden As winter begins to draw near, so does the Marian swim season. Whether it is weight training or getting in extra practices, swimmers have their own ways of physically preparing during pre-season. But, how do members of the Marian swim team mentally prepare for the season? The mental aspect of preparation is just… Read More Swim team prepares mentally for upcoming season

Rise of female gamers: Here to play, here to stay

By KyraMcFadden In the past couple of years, eSports, short for electronic sports, has become increasingly popular. eSports is a form of competitive gaming between individuals or teams.  eSports as a profession has been an overwhelmingly male dominated field. In the gaming world, females are catching up. In an article written by the Entertainment Software… Read More Rise of female gamers: Here to play, here to stay

New Lolo’s Angels president, senior Aya Khayati leads awareness rally

More than 16,000 children each year are diagnosed with pediatric cancer, and one in five children do not survive their fight, according to cancer.gov. Pediatric cancer is one of the most under-funded areas of research regarding cancer. Lolo’s Angel’s is a non-profit organization that strives to fundraise money, raise awareness, and hold blood, bone marrow, and toy drives… Read More New Lolo’s Angels president, senior Aya Khayati leads awareness rally

Study abroad program provides learning experience in Vietnam

KyraMcFadden Study abroad programs are a great way of learning while being able to experience the culture of other countries. Those who study abroad typically plan to do so in college. This can create amazing opportunities to meet new people and learn about the customs and traditions of other countries. Although studying abroad is a… Read More Study abroad program provides learning experience in Vietnam

The Slap Heard Around the Entertainment World: A Breakdown on the Oscars Scandal

By J1 reporter Kyra McFadden “Will Smith just smacked the s*** out of me!” Comedian Chris Rock exclaimed to a live audience during the 94th annual Oscars award ceremony on March 27th, 2022. Actor and musician Will Smith trended on Twitter for more than 17 hours and not for what you may think. Rock and… Read More The Slap Heard Around the Entertainment World: A Breakdown on the Oscars Scandal