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The 2019 Band Assembly

The 2019 Band Assembly

Kylie M. '22, Reporter

March 8, 2019

On Thursday, March 8th, 2019, students gathered to watch the Salesianum/Padua/Ursuline Band perform some of the material they learned throughout the year.

French Teachers Invite Students to Celebrate and Create Art

French Teachers Invite Students to Celebrate and Create Art

Maddy H. '21 and Emily M. '22

March 8, 2019

Mrs. Boyle and Mrs. Burris一Madame to their French students一organized the “painting party” with the Language Department as part of the French Week celebrations. Students gathered in the café on Wednesday to paint the afternoon away in a casual setting. “Every year during French Week it’s fun ...

Living with Type 1 Diabetes: What Diagnosed Students Want You to Know

Living with Type 1 Diabetes: What Diagnosed Students Want You to Know

Stella W. '19, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2019

She knew something was wrong when she began to rapidly lose weight. Around final exams in her junior year, she began drinking large amounts of water and eating excessively. Then she was no longer able to eat and felt sick constantly. And then her world changed. Lauren Gempp, a senior, was diagnosed with T...

Alumnae Panel Discuss Engineering Careers with Students

Alumnae Panel Discuss Engineering Careers with Students

Emily M. '22, Reporter

February 26, 2019

Padua welcomed seven graduates who pursued careers in engineering to speak to students as part of Engineer Week. The engineers talked about their daily jobs and experiences, as well as their accomplishments and how they became successful in their individual fields. The alumnae work in a wide variety ...

A Look Into the American Math Contest

A Look Into the American Math Contest

Kylie M. '22, Reporter

February 24, 2019

Students gathered in Roberto Hall to crunch out numbers for the American Math Contest on Wednesday, Feb. 13. The American Math Contest, or the AMC 10, is a 75-minute math contest of 25 difficult math questions answered on a Scantron. Moo Galbus, a freshman, took the test to “build a good resume...

Cheer Team Makes History

Cheer Team Makes History

Caitie B. '19, Reporter

February 21, 2019

The cheer team made school history as the first team to compete in nationals. The team packed their bags, hopped on a plane, and headed to Disney World on Thursday, Feb. 7 and returned home late Monday night. The girls received their invitation to nationals after doing exceptionally well in the Pocon...

Students Celebrate Chinese Culture

Students Celebrate Chinese Culture

Amanda J. '21, Reporter

February 13, 2019

Padua’s hallways were decorated with red lanterns and signs last week to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Fun events were planned throughout the week to encourage the appreciation of Chinese culture and tradition. The Asian Culture Club helped Ms. Liang come up with ideas for the week. On Monday, stud...

Katie Collier: Archery Champion

Katie Collier: Archery Champion

Amanda J. '21, Reporter

February 12, 2019

Katie Collier, a sophomore, is one of the few people at Padua that competes in archery. A player since she was eight years old, Collier is not new to the sport. She was inspired to start playing when she watched “Brave”. “I liked how Merida went out there and shot, and it looked like she was having...

Padua Celebrates Catholic Schools Week

Padua Celebrates Catholic Schools Week

Esosa E. '22, Reporter

February 5, 2019

Monday, Jan. 28 to Friday, Feb. 1 was Catholic Schools Week, a week of fun and festivities for all Catholic schools across the nation to celebrate the tradition of Catholic education. Padua started Catholic Schools Week out cheering with its Winter Marquee Matchup at the Padua vs. Ursuline basketball g...

Hungry Panda’s Cake Decorating Contest

Hungry Panda’s Cake Decorating Contest

Kylie M. '22, Photographer

January 31, 2019

Students and teachers gathered in the Cafe during Flex on January 31st for the annual Hungry Panda's Cake Decorating Competition....

Interfaith Panel Speaks to Students

Interfaith Panel Speaks to Students

Stella W. '19 and Devon C. '22

January 31, 2019

Four women of different faiths spoke to Padua students on Jan. 24, 2019. Hosted by the religion department, women representing Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and Judaism participated in an hour-long video call session with students from each grade to discuss the intersection of womanhood and faith. Mah...

Having a Concussion During Midterms

Maddy H. '21, Reporter

January 22, 2019

Imagine everyone at school is getting ready for midterms and waiting for winter break, just trying to get through the week, but not you. You have a concussion. You must wait to take midterms and make up work you missed from the last few weeks. As your friends excitedly prepare to go on break, you’re dreading ...

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