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Let’s Address the Stress

Let’s Address the Stress

Anna Podborny, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Op-Ed, Showcase

Seven hours of school, homework in every class, two club meetings, plus sleep… And twenty-four hours to do it all. Stress is just something that students are familiar with, but what’s surprising is the fact that most have no idea how to cope with it. When taking an anonymous test to measur...

Mission Impossible: Student Success

Mission Impossible: Student Success

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Op-Ed, Showcase

As the school year progresses, the level of work for students has a tendency to become more rigorous because of a larger workload presented to them by teachers. Therefore, it is important to know how to manage the year in a successful and efficient way. This includes knowing how to prepare for tes...

Bittersweet Firsts and Lasts

Bittersweet Firsts and Lasts

Jordyn Baldulf, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, School, Showcase

As anxious 14-year-olds walk through the door and begin setting up their fresh lockers for the year, the seniors are anticipating the ending of their journey at Marian Central. How do both age groups prepare to start their “next step?” New friendships are formed that will last a lifetime. Un...

Becoming a Hurricane

Becoming a Hurricane

Emily Richie, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Alumni Corner, News, School, Showcase

As summer winds down, students receive their schedules in the mail and set up their lockers, while teachers are busy getting their classrooms ready for the upcoming school year.  As the 2018-2019 school year approaches Many of the new teachers are excited, nervous, and eager for the school year to ...

Necessary Preparations

Necessary Preparations

Ryan Borchardt, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

With summer coming to an end and school coming to a start, some preparation is needed for both teachers and students. No more staying up until three or four in the morning, no more sleeping till noon. It’s time to wake up and put on those red and blue uniforms. Students get back to being uniform with ...

Technology Takeover

Technology Takeover

Molly Fitzgerald, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Technology

The amazing teachers of Marian Central have a new tool in their teaching arsenal, the brand new 1:1 Devices! Technology has been integrated into the Marian curriculum for the 2018-2019 school year. Each student has been issued a new HP Probook x360 laptop to use for notetaking, homework, and various cl...

New Kids on the Block

New Kids on the Block

Ava Palminteri, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The first year of high school is bound to be filled with both enjoyment and nervousness for every freshman. A lot of things about high school differ from middle school. The workload, class size, classmates, courses, and pressures are all new challenges to the incoming first-year high school students. T...

How to Survive Marian 101: Advice from Seniors to Freshmen

How to Survive Marian 101: Advice from Seniors to Freshmen

Kelly Cronin, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

  It’s a new school year, which means new inexperienced freshmen anxiously await to see what unfolds as they begin their journey at Marian Central. It is the duty of upperclassmen to guide freshmen as they learn the ropes. Most high school students can agree that receiving advice from some...

Back to School Blues

Back to School Blues

Carly Hoover, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The days get shorter, the breeze gets cooler, and that can only mean one thing, summer is coming to an end, fast. Saying goodbye to the warm sun and spending all of one’s time by the pool can come as a hard realization for students. School is starting and students are not looking forward to the begin...

Maggie Sharp

September 10, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Hi! My name is Maggie Sharp. I am a sophomore this year. This is my first year doing publications and I am very excited. At Marian, I am in Key Club. Outside of school, I like to hangout with my friends and family and bake. I am excited to learn more about writing and photography!

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