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Seniors taking Flight

Seniors taking Flight

Sophia Shubatt, Editor

April 17, 2018

This year marks the fifth anniversary of Flight as a Wahlert tradition, and the junior Senate made sure that it was one to remember. Last  Tuesday night, 16 seniors took part in competition at Wahlert. This year, it lasted until 11 p.m., but in past years the games went all night long. Players comp...

Infuse your life with action

Mimi Ottavi, Reporter

May 23, 2016

There is nothing to say that has not already been said before. Since the formation of the English language, people have strung together words that they believed would make an impact. Advice was, and still is, handed out like flyers among the buzzing masses, encouraging the world to let go of what they...

The golden rule

Maria Ambrosy, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2016

The last of the “lasts” is here. In less than one week the class of 2016 will exit the doors of Wahlert as students for the last time. In my humble opinion, the seniors this year are some of the best Wahlert has seen in awhile. That’s setting the bar pretty high, but this group of loud, spirite...

Do you “Wand” to get hypnotised?

Do you “Wand” to get hypnotised?

Maria Ambrosy, Entertainment Editor

May 14, 2015

Hypnosis is a state of human consciousness involving focused attention and reduced peripheral awareness characterized by an enhanced capacity for response to suggestion. Dr. Jim Wand, a very famous hypnotist has performed at Wahlert's post prom party every year for the last 20 years. Students leap out...

What’s next, Seniors?

Ruth Berning

May 12, 2015

What do people not know about you? “I was born in my bathroom at home. No, I was not born in the bathtub or toilet. My mom was home alone and delivered me by herself. I was then taken to the hospital after.”Aleece Duggan “I'm a writer.” Allison Haynes “I have a homemade flight simulator...

Senior role models

Caroline White

May 12, 2015

Starting high school can be a scary, dramatic time. To ease those feelings, it helps freshmen to pick a cool, experienced senior to model their actions after. As the seniors prepare to leave high school, the freshmen take some time to reflect on who helped them through this year.   “I look...

The College Experience

Alli Haynes

April 17, 2015

As senior year rolls to an end, it’s time for students to start thinking where they want to go to college. Many students are planning to leave Dubuque to go to places ranging from Iowa City, Iowa, all the way to St. Augustine, Florida. Alex Kruse and John Chapman, ‘15, both plan to go to The University...

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