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An Abundance of Banquets

An Abundance of Banquets

Hope Stratman, Copy Editor
May 15, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

As the school year comes to a close, colorful tablecloths and centerpieces have repeatedly overtaken our cafécommetorium. The pillars have been streamered up, inordinate amounts of food have been served, and emotional speeches might have even brought a few to tears. You guessed it. It's banquet season...

The Sweet Sound of Success

The Sweet Sound of Success

Maddie Mollner, Staff Reporter
May 1, 2017
Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

On April 21 and 22, Bennington High School was full of musical students from all over Omaha, eager to compete for titles in the District Music Contest. Skutt Catholic was one of the many schools to participate, and the results proved to be very rewarding for the immensely talented choir department, led...

“The Point Isn’t the Points; The Point Is The Poetry”

“The Point Isn’t the Points; The Point Is The Poetry”

Hope Stratman, Copy Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

SlamHawks take fourth in regional finals

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“The Skin of Our Teeth,” Explained

“The Skin of Our Teeth,” Explained

Hope Stratman, Copy Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Entertainment, Performance, Student Life

The weekend of March 30-April 2 at Skutt Catholic, a couple celebrated their 5,000 wedding anniversary, a mammoth and a dinosaur ran rampant in a suburban backyard, and a young man from somewhere like New Jersey murdered his brother with a slingshot. In other words, the spring play was an interesting...

Disney World Hosts Skutt Catholic Band

Disney World Hosts Skutt Catholic Band

Lily Yates, Quintessence Copy Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

Band students can usually be found in the practice room, at lessons, or in a storage closet piled high with musical instruments. But last weekend, the Skutt Catholic band department traded in the fluorescent lights of its home turf for Florida sunlight. “I organized the trip because I think we can...

State Speech Spells Success

State Speech Spells Success

Hope Stratman, Copy Editor
March 27, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

Your stiff suit swishes as you walk, your dress shoes clicking. You swallow and, finding your throat dry, mutter a quick warmup about coffee pots to find your voice again. After all, in this moment your voice is your most important asset. As you reach the door of the room, you take a deep breath...

Vivace’s Best and Worst Facial Expressions of 2017

Vivace’s Best and Worst Facial Expressions of 2017

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor
March 13, 2017
Filed under BirdFeed, Clubs & Activities, Culture, Student Life

Facial expressions are arguably the most essential aspects of any show choir. Every performer has to work diligently on conveying the message each song perfectly on their face. Most of the time these expressions can relate to everyday happenings. Without further ado, here are the best and worst action...

Academic Decathlon’s First Swing at State

Academic Decathlon’s First Swing at State

Zoe Clark, Guest Writer
March 6, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

This was the Skutt Catholic Academic Decathlon team’s first time making it to state-- and hopefully not its last. The team got further than ever before and is more confident than ever in next year's prospects. Placing 13th out of the 14 teams, however, will hopefully prove to be even more motivation...

The Ins and Outs of Vivace

The Ins and Outs of Vivace

The Flightline Staff
February 20, 2017
Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Features, Indepth, Student Life

How do you want to be remembered? That is the question that the show choir members ask with their show this year. The Flightline takes a look at the how this group has made themselves known.

A Trip for Improvements and Achievements

A Trip for Improvements and Achievements

Sam Klemme, Staff Reporter
February 20, 2017
Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

After several months of planning, preparation, and fundraising, Skutt Catholic’s show choir got to see what it was made of against nationally ranked choirs. Not only did the show choir get to compete, but it also met with other directors for workshops to make the best of its trip. After raising...

Show Choir’s Unrecognized Heroes

Show Choir’s Unrecognized Heroes

Hope Stratman, Copy Editor
February 20, 2017
Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

  Show choir dazzles. It’s nearly impossible to tear one’s eyes away from the performers as they go through their show; glittery dresses, intricate dance moves, and gorgeous harmonies ensure that the show grabs its viewers’ attention from the first note. However, there is far more to a Skutt Catholic show choir production than the glitz...

Students Use Hidden Talents for Greater Good

Students Use Hidden Talents for Greater Good

Alaina Anderson, Staff Reporter
February 13, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

A stunning vocal duet, Skutt Catholic’s largest club, and a live audience all have one thing in common: SkyHawks for Life’s annual talent show. As a fundraiser for the club’s trip to Washington, D.C., the members of SkyHawks for Life held the fifth annual Viva La SkyHawk talent show on February...

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