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Seniors Take on the Overnight Retreat

Seniors Take on the Overnight Retreat

Jenna Walker, Crown Staff

April 11, 2017


Filed under Peregrini via Veritatis, Showcase

Marian students are required to go on one retreat every year, and it is always a worthwhile experience. Some students may take them for granted, but in college-when they aren’t required- we miss the organized time to reflect and pray. Most retreats are about finding yourself and being happy with w...

Get Ready For a “Run”derful Season!

Get Ready For a “Run”derful Season!

Abby Noe and Crown Staff

April 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring

Track season is right around the corner, and students are busy practicing and training for this year’s season. The athletes are becoming stronger every practice to prepare for meets, and everyone is excited to be apart of the team. Whether it’s a student’s first year in track or their last, ...

The NFL Economy of Talent

The NFL Economy of Talent

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

April 10, 2017


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

Time is closing in on the most important day on the NFL calendar-aside from the Super Bowl, of course- and that is Draft Day. Draft Day is when aspiring college football players get selected by various teams to become a part of the franchise in hopes of bringing home a championship ring and trophy at...

40 Years Ago, In a Studio in California

40 Years Ago, In a Studio in California

Grace Dawson, Crown Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

Just over a year after releasing The Force Awakens, the 3rd highest grossing film of all time and the 7th instalment in the series, the original Star Wars is celebrating its 40th Anniversary.

Keep up the Good Work, Charlie Brown!

Keep up the Good Work, Charlie Brown!

Tori Roberts, Crown Editor

March 21, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Showcase, Slideshow, Theatre

The production season for this year's spring "Black Box" musical You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown is off to a great start! The cast and crew are currently in their third week of rehearsals, and the show is starting to come together quite nicely. Blocking for all scenes has been completed, so the cast...

Writing Out of the Box

Writing Out of the Box

Elizabeth Latimer, Crown Journalism Club Staff Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Showcase, Spotlights

Creativity lies in the minds of those with passion, determination, and the ability to think outside the box. Within the Marian community, creativity is sought through the art of writing.  To these students, writing is more than just words on a paper, but rather a way to cope with the ongoing str...

Keeping Up with the Cubs

Keeping Up with the Cubs

Gianna Kolner, Crown Staff

March 16, 2017


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

World Series Champs trade the skyscrapers of Chicago for the desert hills of Mesa, AZ, leaving their windy city lives behind for three months of training in the sun. Sloan Park is home to the Cubs during spring training. This allotted time gives coaches and fans an opportunity to see the progress...

A Tale as Old as Time

A Tale as Old as Time

Kennidy Giles, Crown Staff

March 15, 2017


Filed under A & E, Reviews, Showcase

The enchanting story of a young girl named Belle who is taken prisoner by the Beast in his old and magical castle is coming to theaters soon. The classic story of Beauty and the Beast is told once more by director Bill Condon. The star ,Emma Watson, plays the gorgeous and courageous Belle, while Dan...

New Uniform Jackets

New Uniform Jackets

Jenna Walker, Crown Staff

March 14, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Marian has added a new item to their uniform policy, a uniform jacket. It is a black fleece pullover jacket that can go over your polo or sweater uniform.  This is an optional purchase so students don’t have to get it if they don’t want to. When a student is chilly they are able to put these jacket...

Adding Up To Success

Adding Up To Success

Kennidy Giles, Crown Staff

March 14, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Showcase

Does solving equations and finding what “x” equals sound fun and exciting? Then the math club is the place for you. Marian’s math club consists of all levels of students and is open to anyone who would like to join. Also,  students who need help with math are welcome to stop by the math club...

The Paris Picture Paints A Thousand Words

The Paris Picture Paints A Thousand Words

Sydney Waters, Crown Travel Blogger

March 13, 2017


Filed under "Marian in Paris", Showcase, Student Life

Saturday, March 25th, marked one month living in Paris for me. Reflecting upon this past month, I have definitely grown as a person through my new experiences. Paris is truly an inspiring and unique city with endless amounts of museums to visit and crepes to eat. Throughout my stay in Paris, I have ...

Marian Home to Future Hockey Stars

Marian Home to Future Hockey Stars

Conor Smith, Crown Staff

March 10, 2017


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Showcase, Sports, Spring

What do Marian and the NHL have in common? They both host a collection of great hockey teams that are battling for a title. It is hockey season again and this year, the Marian Floor Hockey League (MFHL) has a total of eight quality teams competing, under the supervision of Father Doyle, the league...

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