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To Apply or Not To Apply

To Apply or Not To Apply

Arianna Benitez, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

All over the nation juniors and seniors in high school are preparing for a brand new adventure: college. It is a long and tiring journey with monsters to conquer at every turn, like the ACT and college essays. Students everywhere are overwhelmed with this quest, but it doesn’t have to be impossible...

Summer Around the Globe

Summer Around the Globe

Jordan Tarzian, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

The summer had finally arrived. Students were eager to rush out the doors as school came to a close. The season of no homework, no classes, and no tests was in session. Summer vacations were now starting and the excitement to get out of school was overwhelming. Not everyone’s exotic vacations were away from...

Start of Something New

Start of Something New

Maddison Shepard, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 9, 2019

Just like that, a new school year has begun. The first year of high school is bound to be full of memories, laughs, and maybe even a nervous stomach. These excited, yet nervous, freshmen start off their high school career at the freshman orientation with an assortment of questions of whom they will ...

From Awkward to Awesome

From Awkward to Awesome

Emily Richie, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 20, 2019

Starting at a new school can be awkward, from not knowing where to go, or who everyone is, awkward things are bound to happen. Stepping into school on the first day can be overwhelming as returning students catch up with friends, freshmen are bumping into classmates, walking up the stairs, or piling books ...

All Around the World

All Around the World

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer

May 20, 2019

Most people can only dream of going off to exotic places and exciting countries, but for Delaney Doherty (12) this dream is a reality. Doherty has traveled to most places imaginable and continues to travel across the globe. These visits outside the country impact who she is as a person and have opened ...

The Calls of the Canes

The Calls of the Canes

Jordyn Balduf, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 16, 2019

Students rush out of school to buy supplies preparing for the theme to support the Hurricanes in the Student Section. Signs are made and props are set up to aid the crowd in cheering. The infamous white baby powder explosion symbolizes the start of the Hurricane’s football season. Leading the pack of the...

Spring Breaking Out the Sunnies

Jordyn Balduf, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 16, 2019

Whether sinking your toes into the soft sand or enjoying the somewhat spring weather in Illinois, It is week away from school in March offering self-care and relaxation. For many spring breakers, the week becomes a blur as time goes by so fast. The brain needs a pause to recollect all the knowledge gai...

Sweaters V. Polos: The Battle of the Better Uniform

Ava Palminteri, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 16, 2019

As the weather changes outside, so do the uniforms. Sweaters for the winter season and polos for the fall and spring. It’s mandatory that you switch from one to the other when the seasons switches. Many students, however, are not big fans of the uniform options Marian provides. Students either love ...

Awareness Saves Lives

Awareness Saves Lives

Amber Gorbel, Crown writer and photographer

March 6, 2019

When people hear the month of February, the most common thing to think of is Valentines Day. While people are preparing special gifts and dates for their significant other, they are forgetting to recognize that the 14th is not the most important day of the month. In fact, that is just one out of the 28 ...

Where Will I be in a Decade?

Where Will I be in a Decade?

Molly Fitzgerald, Crown Writer

February 14, 2019

Everyone has a different image of what their life will look like in the future. For some people, it’s becoming a vet, a doctor, a lawyer, and for others it’s becoming a teacher, going into the military, or even beginning to start a family. The people’s lives ten years from now could drastica...

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