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Violinist in the Spotlight

Violinist in the Spotlight

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Showcase

Being apart of band is more than an extracurricular activity. It is being apart of a family, a family who learns and practices everything together. The Marian band has been a family for many years, and for Senior, Kitty O’Neill, she has been apart of that family for her four years at Marian. O’N...

A Cool Down After Four Years

A Cool Down After Four Years

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Fall, Sports, Spotlights

    Everyone has a love of school activities as well as activities or hobbies enjoyed outside of school. Whether it is playing sports, leading a clubs, or just hanging out with friends after school, combining activities loved outside of school with school-led activities makes everything...

Key Leader

Key Leader

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Clubs/Organizations, Key Club, Showcase, Spotlights

Being a volunteer means more than just helping out at an event. A volunteer is someone who freely takes time out of their day to help someone who needs it more than he or she does. In high school, some students join volunteer clubs to hangout with their friends and receive volunteer hours to make...

Winning Gold in the Cold

Winning Gold in the Cold

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under National, News, Showcase

Patriotism is always important to an individual and their country. Wherever someone is from, they want to support their country and its athletes.  Patriotism can be expressed every day, but every 4 years there is a great opportunity for everyone to show their support and love for their country. Wa...

Mr. Rome: Alumni Speak Out

Mr. Rome: Alumni Speak Out

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Alumni Corner, Showcase

Mr. Rome’s teaching style is loved by his current students; the alumni who graduated from Marian also remember his style and have brought it with them throughout their careers and lives. The memory of the Star Trek costume he wears during homecoming week every year, his fantastic birthday celebr...

25 Days of Anticipating the Best Day of the Year

25 Days of Anticipating the Best Day of the Year

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer

January 9, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

The brisk air of December comes around and the only thing on the mind of an extraordinary holiday lover are fireplaces, Christmas cookies, and Christmas movies. Every child has that one movie that they look forward to every year around Christmas time, the one that makes them sit in front of the TV t...

Mr. Rome: Bringing Joy to Students

Mr. Rome: Bringing Joy to Students

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer & Photographer

November 21, 2017


Filed under A & E, News, School, Showcase

When in high school, students are told that their high school years will be the most memorable days of their lives and that those four long years will be over in a blink of an eye. Freshman band and choir students approach the music room in fear; little do they know Mr. Rome’s welcoming presenc...

From Snow White to Moana

From Snow White to Moana

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer and Photographer

October 17, 2017


Filed under School, Showcase, Student Life

When someone mentions Disney, the first thing that pops into a teenager's brain is childhood years and their imagination. Long dresses, sparkles all over the living room floor, and a little girl with big dreams. A little boy, with a crown on his head, and a prince costume all the way down to his tin...

Transitioning to ‘Top Dog’

Transitioning to ‘Top Dog’

Ellen Sharp, Crown Writer and Photographer

September 28, 2017


Filed under News, School, Student Life

  During the much-anticipated Freshman Orientation Day, new Marian students are experiencing their first day in the Marian uniform, the first of many all-school masses, the first time going through their official high school schedule, and first time being a part of the confusion that is the ...

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