The Gleaner

Shining for Shane

Shining for Shane

Ashley Steele, Reporter

August 30, 2018


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Ashley Steele Of the Gleaner The varsity volleyball team clinched its second win of the season Tuesday night against Hempstead by coming back and winning 3-2. Many fans came out to support both teams, but more importantly to honor Shane Broderick, a 2012 graduate of Wahlert Catholic. Shane is...

The Diverse Musical Pallet of John Sulentic

Jack Doyle, Reporter

May 17, 2018


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By Jack Doyle Of the Gleaner At first glance, John Sulentic does not look like an enthusiast of musical acts such as BROCKHAMPTON, Kanye West, Vince Staples and Frank Ocean. If you saw him play basketball, you would not think that he is the most knowledgeable person at Wahlert regarding the history...

Bending Over Backwards for Iowa Cheerleading

Bending Over Backwards for Iowa Cheerleading

Maeve Breslin, Editor

May 1, 2018


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Libby Brosius, ‘18, has been a gymnast ever since she could walk. She grew up admiring her mom, a former Hawkeye cheerleader, and wanted to be just like her. After years of hard work, her biggest dream came true last weekend when she became a University of Iowa cheerleader. “I’ve been a Hawkeye fan my who...

Eye of the fighter

Eye of the fighter

Ashley Steele, Reporter

March 21, 2018


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He is a basketball player, a track athlete, and a varsity show choir performer. He is also a honor roll student and treasurer of the sophomore class. So, when you’re involved in all of these activities, and you hear that you might lose your sight in your right eye, you obviously need to take action. ...

Medellin: Playing into the future

Zach Urbain, Reporter

March 1, 2018


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Anthony Medellin. You’ve most likely seen this sophomore walking the hallways from class to class. But there is much more to him than meets the eye. Once you get to know him better,  he becomes a very interesting person, and if you ever talk to him, he prefers to be called Tony. Much like other students at Wahlert, Tony has a passion for music....

Wahlert freshman wins key to writing success

Wahlert freshman wins key to writing success

Julia Crawford, Reporter

February 14, 2018


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Cross country, show choir, and cheerleading, along with a plethora of school clubs and plays, all reside on the resume of one Wahlert freshman. But recently, Catherine Curtiss, ‘21, has added the title of writing contest winner to her long list of accomplishments. “I’ve kind of always liked writing,” m...

Looking back on the old and the new

Looking back on the old and the new

Maeve Breslin, Editor

January 11, 2018


Filed under Profiles, Student Life

As the first semester of the 2017-2018 school year winds down, there are two very different thoughts going through the minds of the school’s newest members and oldest veterans. “One semester done!” exclaim the wildly enthusiastic freshmen, and “Only one more semester to go...” say the seniors who...

New teacher crossword key

September 26, 2017


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Stumped on the crossword in the September print issue? Here's the key to help you learn the facts about the new staff members! ...

Summer Plans 2k17

Summer Plans 2k17

Maddie Roling, Reporter

May 26, 2017


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Maddie Roling Of the Gleaner   It’s time of the year again! The seniors are gone, tryouts and meetings for next year’s sports have already begun, and the upperclassmen are so excited for the next freshman class to arrive. Even with all of the changes happening at the end of ...

Thyme to meet the new teacher

Thyme to meet the new teacher

Elizabeth Gehling, Reporter

May 22, 2017


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The Wahlert community gained a new member at the start of second semester: a culinary arts teacher and chef named Mrs. Allison Pusateri. “I think I have a little gift of being able to cook the foods and turn them into something different that I can share with the students.  It was something th...

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