Incentives motivate students to donate

By J1 Reporter Scarlett Henery           During Walk-A-Thon’s September season, Marian students began bringing in donations to their homeroom in order to contribute to this annual school-wide fundraiser. Door to door students went, asking their neighbors to consider donating. Others girls called their relatives, and almost all of the students created clever ways to raise money… Read More Incentives motivate students to donate

Student Sections Affect a Player’s Mindset and Performance 

By J1 Reporter Maddie Balus Imagine you are in the state championship and you are making the winning play of the game; a free throw. You imagine screaming and clapping and cheering from the crowd filling the arena as you are preparing to shoot. You turn around and you only hear a few claps from… Read More Student Sections Affect a Player’s Mindset and Performance 

Peer Pressure Provides Motivation For WAT

By J1 Reporter Maddie Groff With Walk-A-Thon (WAT) being one of Marian High School’s biggest fundraisers, it raises the question: what motivates the students to donate so much money? Although a slew of various prizes and privileges are offered throughout the fundraiser, like a skip-the-line pass at lunch, the infamous WAT parking spot, and BOSS… Read More Peer Pressure Provides Motivation For WAT

Motivation, a tricky thing: How students stay motivated during Walk-A-Thon

By J1 Reporter Callie Cavanaugh “Good morning, Marian! We have quite a few Walk-A-Thon fundraisers tonight…” Is a message that Marian students have become accustomed to hearing homeroom after homeroom, September after September, and quite frankly have begun to ignore. So the question is, if repeated reminders are not doing the trick, what ways ARE… Read More Motivation, a tricky thing: How students stay motivated during Walk-A-Thon

LIGHT NIGHT 2019: Terri Kern provides a light in the world

By Qwynn Watts Light Night was held on Jan. 13 in the Performing Arts Center. Students invited a special woman in their life for a casual and fun evening. Starting off the night, mothers and daughters enjoyed sweet treats, raffles and conversation. Soon they filed into the PAC to watch show choir perform their routine… Read More LIGHT NIGHT 2019: Terri Kern provides a light in the world