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Pacific Daydream – Weezer

Pacific Daydream – Weezer

Nicole O. '20, Writer

December 2, 2017

       Weezer just released their latest album, Pacific Daydream, on October 27, 2017. The band consists of River Cuomo (singer), Patrick Wilson (drums), Brian Bell (guitar), and Scott Shriner (bass guitar). Their first album was released on May 10, 1994, which was a self titled a...

No Further Explanation; Just Reputation

No Further Explanation; Just Reputation

Meaghan O. '20, Reporter

December 2, 2017

Taylor Swift is a 27 year old, world known American singer and songwriter who grew up in Reading, Pennsylvania and fell in love with music at a young age. Swift spent a lot of time traveling with her mom, Andrea Swift, looking to pursue a career in music. While traveling, Swift stopped in Nashville ofte...

What Will You Give This Holiday Season?

What Will You Give This Holiday Season?

Meaghan O. '20, Writer

November 26, 2017

Samaritan’s Purse is an nondenominational Christian international relief organization. One of the biggest projects Samaritan's Purse takes on in is Operation Christmas Child (OCC). “Their mission is to share the love of Jesus with the children of the world one box at a time,” says Mrs. Carpent...

The Meaning Behind Veterans Day

The Meaning Behind Veterans Day

Nicole O. '20, Writer

November 12, 2017

        Veterans Day is a national holiday is the US that commonly gets mixed up with Memorial Day, another national holiday in the US. Memorial Day commemorates people who died while in the military and fighting for our country. On the other hand, Veterans Day is dedicated to an...

New Teacher Profile: Ms. Gaynor

New Teacher Profile: Ms. Gaynor

Stella W. '19, Writer

November 12, 2017

This year, Padua has welcomed a number of new teachers into its faculty. Among these teachers is Ms. Gaynor, a new addition to the science department. She currently teaches 9th grade Biology, 10th grade Chemistry, and 10th, 11th, and 12th grade Anatomy and physiology, working with students in every ...

Teacher Profile: Mr. Cross

Teacher Profile: Mr. Cross

Jennifer C. '21, Reporter

November 12, 2017

“I’m a guy and not Catholic, why would they hire me?” said Mr. Cross, an English teacher at Padua, when talking about why he started working at Padua. “It was really an accident, honest,” he said. “I was at a summer workshop in Delcastle when a teacher from Padua said she could see me wor...

New Teacher Profile: Dr. Bozanic

New Teacher Profile: Dr. Bozanic

Dani F. '18, Reporter

October 30, 2017

     Now that the first quarter is coming to a close, students and faculty are finally getting the hang of the new school year. One of Padua’s newest additions to the faculty, Dr. Bozanic, is settling into life at Padua, even becoming a co-moderator of Music Ministry.   &...

Cyber Day

Cyber Day

Meaghan O. '20, Reporter

October 30, 2017

Padua Academy believes in providing the fullest education possible for its students. Because severe weather and other issues that sometimes limit access to the school building, Padua decided a few years ago to have cyber days that will take the place of a school day. On October 23, 2017, Padua had its first cyb...

Open House

Open House

Meaghan O. '20, Writer

October 30, 2017

On Sunday, October 22, 2017, Padua Academy hosted an open house from around 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. During open house, families were lead on tours around the school by student ambassadors to get a feel for Padua’s atmosphere. Families were also introduced to teachers to get an understanding of the cur...

Big Sister Little Sister at Padua

Olivia B. '21, reporter

October 24, 2017

The Big Sister Little Sister program has been a cherished tradition at Padua Academy for many decades. This is when a freshman is assigned a senior as an “older sister” based on a survey that pairs people with similar interests. Sisters are assigned to your big sister based on your interests. For ex...

How to Help Victims of Recent Harmful Hurricanes

How to Help Victims of Recent Harmful Hurricanes

Jennifer C. '17, Reporter

October 16, 2017

The U.S. was hit with four powerful hurricanes in the past month, impacting southern states and territories. Hurricane Harvey first hit on August 17, 2017 followed by Hurricane Irma hitting on August 30, 2017. These two hurricanes destroyed homes in their paths. Hurricane Jose hit on September 5, 2017 a...

An Interview with Rosa

An Interview with Rosa

Grace C. '18, Editor

October 10, 2017

Rosa Garcia grew up in Moreleón, Guanajuato in Mexico. Her career at Padua started at the Italian Festival, when Brother Mike noticed her work ethic and offered her a job. She’s been here ever since, cleaning bathrooms, setting up chairs, and whatever else is necessary to get Padua ready for its s...

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