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To Beard or not to Beard

To Beard or not to Beard

Anna Podborny, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 20, 2019

Chin up, folks, it's about to get hairy. The beards of Dr. Pinnau and Mr. Widzisz seem to be an intense topic of gossip around the school. They’ve become a quintessential part of Marian. We’ve seen them short, long, lumberjack-like, and everything in between. So what’s the deal with the beards? Dr...

Causing a Racket

Causing a Racket

Anna Podbourny, Crown Writer and Photographer

May 16, 2019

The scuffle sounds on the court, the popping of a new canister of tennis balls, and the precision and focus that goes into the game of tennis. One doesn’t have to be a tennis aficionado to spot the talent of Dean Limosnero (12). With almost seven years of experience, Limosnero is no stranger to the...

Red, White, and Who!

Red, White, and Who!

Carly Hoover and Anna Podborny

February 13, 2019

It all begins with a hat. Just a red and white striped top hat, sitting center stage. For the nostalgic reader, this hat brings up images of talking cats, egg-watching elephants, and strange tiny orange men shouting, “I speak for the trees!” There’s no doubt that most people grew up reading the...

The Race to Write

The Race to Write

Anna Podborny, Crown Writer and Photographer

December 13, 2018

Writing 50,000 words in 30 days seems like an unachievable task. Who would ever want to challenge themselves to write a whole novel, let alone add on a time restraint? Well, in 2017, over 400,000 people around the world tried to complete their own novels, and the number grows each year. National Novel...

Let’s Address the Stress

Let’s Address the Stress

Anna Podborny, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018

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...

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