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5 Video Games You Wish Were Still On Your iPad

5 Video Games You Wish Were Still On Your iPad

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
May 15, 2017
Filed under BirdFeed, Culture

With the integration of iPads in the classroom came a terror for teachers and their lectures alike: video games. Every student reminisces about that glorious time between iPad integration and that weird MDM app I can't delete when the App Store's plethora of time-wasters was just at our finger taps....

Taste of Thailand: The Underdog of Eats

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Food

Among the most delectable, and at the same time unappreciated, establishments that I've ever had the pleasure to visit lies Taste of Thailand. Whenever the controversial topic of deciding where to eat comes up, Taste of Thailand makes the decision simple. This restaurant serves a beautifully diverse...

The Extraordinary Mr. Johnson

The Extraordinary Mr. Johnson

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
March 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

Displayed along with the full suit, handkerchief, and endless array of goofy ties to top his signature look, lies the warmest smile on the most memorable face students pass by within the hallways of Skutt Catholic. This is David Johnson. Being the most prominent substitute, its almost difficult...

Trading Backpacks for Suitcases

Trading Backpacks for Suitcases

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/Copy Editor
March 13, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase, Student Life

Joseph McAuliffe: Chicago, IL Reinventing everyone's favorite 80's comedy, sophomore Joseph McAuliffe and his family decided to tour Chicago donned as characters from "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," posing for reenactments all along the way. "When we were planning for our family trip, our family kept makin...

The Man Behind it All: Chris Storm

The Man Behind it All: Chris Storm

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
February 20, 2017
Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

What influenced you to become a high school choir director? When I was in high school, I had great music teachers and found that music might be a career where I could work every day without it feeling like work. I continued to have energetic and enthusiastic teachers at South Dakota State University...

Annual March for Life Adds New Hope to Pro-Life Mission

Annual March for Life Adds New Hope to Pro-Life Mission

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/Copy Editor
January 30, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

In one of his first acts as President of the United States, Donald Trump barred no holds on his executive power, as he reinstated a policy to completely defund International Planned Parenthood. Coincidentally, two days later, Skutt Catholic students set off to participate in an annual international protest...

Commons Bathrooms Get a Makeover

Commons Bathrooms Get a Makeover

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
January 16, 2017
Filed under News

After the many requests for better quality paper towel dispensers, and sinks that never seem to get the water warm enough, Skutt Catholic had finally made the decision to completely redo their commons bathrooms, and the response was beholden. This extreme makeover started as soon as the bells dismissed high...

Students Showcase Talents in Humorous Poetry

Students Showcase Talents in Humorous Poetry

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
December 12, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

While their content may not be Louder than a Bomb worthy, the senior class has exceled in finding the edges of hilarity through their daily lives and converging them onto loose-leaf. These students have taken part in this opportunity within their AP Literature classes, taught by Stephanie Daniels....

A Staff of Cliques

A Staff of Cliques

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
December 5, 2016
Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

Imagine your Algebra, Government, and Literature teachers strutting down the hall, arms interlaced, and announcing to all ears that on Wednesdays, they wear sweater vests. Surprisingly, it’s not that far off from reality. Due to the teachers and staff of Skutt Catholic High School participating...

Video Games to Splurge on Over Thanksgiving Break

Video Games to Splurge on Over Thanksgiving Break

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
November 14, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Everything in Between

Wide-eyed and belly-filled, you stare blankly at your computer screen, your gateway into hours of splendid leisure, and it stares back at you, anticipating your next move. “Do I play another minute of Call of Duty,” you may ask, “Or Minecraft?” You shudder at the title alone. Summer was spent w...

5 Spooky Throwbacks to Thrill Your Halloween Spirit

5 Spooky Throwbacks to Thrill Your Halloween Spirit

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
October 31, 2016
Filed under BirdFeed, Culture, Cute

Halloween, the time of year dedicated awarding children sack-fulls of candy for their portrayal of a beloved fictional character. But, where did the good times go? Sadly, for teens and adults alike, we are all but welcomed to the partaking of this sugary. However, that does not stop us from enjoying...

So Boba-licious

So Boba-licious

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor
October 24, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Food

Following America's praise of convenience, an invention that put a snack and drinks together in a harmonious fashion unlike no other was created. Taiwan was gracious enough to bless mankind with this invention, and Thirst-Tea was gracious enough to bring it to Omaha. Uncharted by many, this little...

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