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  • Musicians wanting to help with retreats/Campus Min events- meet today after school in CM Office!

  • Big Hawks! Friday we will being meeting up with your Little Hawks at 9:15 for a QR activity. Please bring your iPads to the gym.

  • Get your free 25th Anniversary T-Shirts During Lunch!

  • All students interested in Vivace Band or Crew, please stop and see Mr. Storm in the music room by Tuesday, August 22nd.

  • Set construction has begun for the fall play! Come to the stage after school at 3:30 and get involved.

  • SkyHawks for Life will be hosting their first Life Nite on Tuesday Aug. 22 @ 7pm in the Student Center.

  • Tryouts for the Mock Trial teams will be held on Sunday, August 27th at 5 p.m. in room C105.

Sara Zaleski On Magazine Covers, Lessons Learned

Sara Zaleski On Magazine Covers, Lessons Learned

Lily Yates, Quintessence Copy Editor
May 15, 2017
Filed under Amazing Alumni, Features, Interview

Skutt Catholic students, teachers, and alumni alike were greeted with a welcome surprise opening a recent Sunday paper: graduate Sara Zaleski's face smiling on the cover of Omaha World Herald's Inspired Living Magazine. Zaleski, a notable figure in the history of the school, is involved in everything...

Alum Walks On, Becomes Lead Hitter For UNL Baseball

Alum Walks On, Becomes Lead Hitter For UNL Baseball

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor
March 13, 2017
Filed under Amazing Alumni, Showcase, Sports, Spring

Only one in twenty high school baseball players actually play at the college level. Even fewer start as a freshman, let alone as a walk on. Fewer yet, become the sole run to beat an undefeated top 10 teams. Despite this, all of these perfectly describes Skutt Catholic Alum Morris John "Mojo" Hagge. ...

A New Vision for Omaha: A Class of ’08 Alum Runs for Mayor

A New Vision for Omaha: A Class of ’08 Alum Runs for Mayor

The Flightline Staff
February 13, 2017
Filed under Amazing Alumni, Features, Indepth

It's fairly common for students to choose one of their peers as most likely to be president--but what about most likely to be mayor? This week, the Flightline takes an in-depth look at one Skutt Catholic graduate who is seeking the highest office in our city.

Taylor Royal: Then To Now

Taylor Royal: Then To Now

Sam Wiegand, Sports Editor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Amazing Alumni, Features

In 2004, a young Taylor Royal started high school at Skutt Catholic. Today, he wants to be the next mayor of Omaha. Like many, Royal came to Skutt Catholic without knowing many people. “I went to Trinity Christian, which is now known as Lifegate,” Royal said. “I only knew two people coming her...

The Man In The Limelight

The Man In The Limelight

Tom Hermanek, Copy Editor
October 5, 2015
Filed under Amazing Alumni, Features, Interview

This week, I sat down with Derek Copenhaver, a 2011 Skutt Catholic alumnus and director of Skutt Catholic’s fall production, “The Drowsy Chaperone.” We discussed a number of topics varying from his goals for the production to his definition of success.   Tell me a little about your background. “I went ...

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