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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 Last Curtain Call

The Last Curtain Call

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer

May 16, 2019

As a community, the Marian Central Theatre Department gives students the opportunity to stage productions in a supportive and familial environment. Jordan Kaufmann (12), Head of Running Crew and Set construction for almost all of Marian’s productions during his four years, has been active in the t...

Bienvenue, Nouveau Professeur de Français

Bienvenue, Nouveau Professeur de Français

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer and Photographer

March 6, 2019

The new year has brought in new energy to the French department. Mrs. Elizabeth Ghita, a substitute teacher at Marian Central, is using her talents as a tool for the new position that she is currently teaching in. A longtime speaker of the French language, Mrs. Ghita knows a great amount of French cultur...

Get to Know Your Writer: Ava Palminteri

Get to Know Your Writer: Ava Palminteri

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer & Photographer

February 14, 2019

This school year’s new crop of additions to the Publications team is filled with talented and driven staff members. One of the association’s current members, Ava Palminteri, a sophomore at Marian Central, is a gifted writer on the rise, passionate to let her talents carry her far. Recently, I had...

Meet the Parents

Meet the Parents

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer and Photographer

November 21, 2018

The time has arrived for the event that every student at Marian Central has waited for, parent-teacher conferences, which take place at Marian on November 9th. Parent-teacher conferences present parents with the opportunity to speak with their children’s instructors head on. The optional face to f...

Newly Licensed and Ready to Go

Newly Licensed and Ready to Go

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer and Photographer

November 2, 2018

Driving is a life skill that most would call imperative. A large majority of people learn to drive within their teenage years. In Illinois, it is required for drivers under the age of 18, that they take a drivers ed course and have a certain number of driving hours before obtaining their license. At Mar...

Fall TV: New Obsessions & an Old Favorite, Going Out with a ‘Bang’

Fall TV: New Obsessions & an Old Favorite, Going Out with a ‘Bang’

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 15, 2018

The summer may be coming to an end, but the beginning of TV season is just getting started. A variety of shows are premiering, far too many to even keep track of. With a plethora of shows set to play on air, it is important for people, with an interest in television, to receive input on what series to...

Mission Impossible: Student Success

Mission Impossible: Student Success

Conor Drafz, Crown Writer & Photographer

September 12, 2018

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...

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