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Five warming winter activities

Staff writer Maria Newton enjoys sushi at Wasabi Sushi Bar. Wasabi’s menu features options from California Rolls to Teriyaki Chicken and has been voted St. Louis’s best sushi by Sauce Magazine for the past 13 years. “I had no problem finishing off four sushi rolls with just a couple friends to help,” Newton said.

Maria Newton and Dani Fischer

January 31, 2018

Temperatures are dropping rapidly, school is ramping into second semester full-force, and life is beginning to get repetitive; between school, sports practice and work, it is the same thing every day. Sometimes, this means that you spend weekends alone at home, snuggled under layers of blankets in...

Upcoming Concerts in St. Louis

Singing at Coachella this year, Lady Gaga performs songs from her latest album, Joanne. She was the headliner for the music festival in Southern California on Saturday, April 15 and 22.

Sabrina Bohn, Features Editor

November 2, 2017

Concerts create some of the best memories—hearing songs you love live along with hundreds of other people who feel the same way is an inexplicable emotion. The problem is, I can’t count how many times I’ve missed a concert because I didn’t know it was happening. So you don’t run into the sam...

Gateway2Change summit motivates change

Sophomore Allani Gordon, junior Joon Bang, senior Bersabeh Mesfin and sophomore principal Jen Sebold walk to the third summit, held in SLU’s cultural center. At that summit, they presented their diversity solutions to Edward Jones. “Every lesson we were taught, every project we did, I want to take that with me in my life and my journey and discover things about myself and how I can do good for the community and the world,” Mesfin said.

Dani Fischer, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 29, 2017

St. Louis has seen its fair share of race-based issues. Spurred by the events in Ferguson in 2014, many conversations about inequality in race, sexuality and religion have been brought to the surface. Gateway2Change, a seminar series put on by Character Plus Education, seeks to be the forum for students...

This is Halloween

Halloween decorations adorn Fort Collins backyards as well as St. Louis'.

Sydney Kinzy, Productions Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2016

The search for the coolest Halloween events in St. Louis is on!

Blues advance beyond the first round of playoffs

Blues fans wait for Blues playoff hockey.

Hasan Baig, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

The St. Louis Blues have finally accomplished a feat that they have failed to do for the past three seasons: getting through the first round of the playoffs.

Dr. Beth Middendorf named St. Louis Assistant Principal of the Year

Middendorf holds a flower bouquet from staff.

Emily Dickson and Emily Wind

April 6, 2016

Beyond the job requirements of assistant principal, the award seeks to honor a person who makes a substantial and outstanding contribution to the school community.

Your ultimate alternative spring break calendar

Students look for fun plans to take advantage of  in St. Louis for the rapidly approaching spring break.

Emily Wind, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

Instead of bingeing on Netflix in bed or trying to break your record for the most days you can go without showering, try these activities to make the most out of your staycation.

Focused on new perspectives

After visiting City Hall, juniors Lily McMorrow, Lauren Schumacher, Naomi Kodama and Anum Chaudhry explored different downtown neighborhoods.

Sohia McMorrow, Staff Writer

March 17, 2015

FOCUS Youth Leadership St. Louis recruited a group of juniors to attend leadership activities that will allow students to understand other people's perspectives.

VST Students Tackle Winter Transportation

Freshman Chris Bass prepares to board his afternoon bus for a 40 minute trip to his home in St. Louis city.

Betsy Wait, Staff Writer

January 26, 2015

Sub-freezing temperatures, icy roads, traffic jams and waiting in the dark are all daily struggles that stand in the way of receiving an education for the 78 voluntary student transfers (VST). “It’s crazy, when I wait for the bus the temperature is usually at least in the 20’s and it’s always...

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