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  • Student Directed One Acts on Friday and Saturday at 7:30 pm.

  • Net Neutrality Vote takes place Dec. 14th

  • Half of service hours need to be Approved by Dec. 15th.

  • All students traveling to Spain on the Spring Break trip - there will be a meeting 12/13 at 3:15 in A150.

  • Attend Pollen Nation meetings Tuesdays at 7:15 in Mrs. Fuelberth's room

  • If you are interested in study abroad: see the educational opportunities bulletin board in the guidance office

  • Check the bulletin board in the guidance office for several new employment opportunities

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Student Life

The Skutt Catholic Theatre Department has a new addition to their theatre roster: a competition one act. In the time of year that would usually be dedicated to a winter play, the theatre department has resurrected the past tradition of Skutt Catholic. Mr. Wright decided to bring one acts back, from a 10 year hiatus...

Meet the Artist: Alyssa Schmitt

Meet the Artist: Alyssa Schmitt

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Student Life

"Alyssa is just driven to create," said art teacher Mrs. Johnna Eck. " I feel it is my job as her teacher to just stay out of her way. I try to guide her and give her suggestions, but she has all the ideas on her own," Eck continued. Senior Alyssa Schmitt is one of the many talented artists creating...

Art Teacher Premieres at Noyes Gallery

Art Teacher Premieres at Noyes Gallery

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Features, Teacher Feature

At 6:00 p.m. on Nov. 3, the Noyes Art Gallery in Lincoln will display for the first time an artistic piece from Skutt Catholic art teacher Johnna Eck. The piece, entitled Demure, is a portrait of a nude model, shoulder turned toward the viewer, painted in bright orange and blue hues. The work will be...

Fall Play Guarantees Lasting Impact

Fall Play Guarantees Lasting Impact

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Entertainment, Performance, Student Life

In keeping with the tradition of stellar performances at Skutt Catholic, the theatre department has not fallen short of performing shows that pose relevant questions as well as entertaining shows. This year’s fall play, “The Last Night of Ballyhoo,” does just that. With only seven characters tota...

Beyond the Artist

Beyond the Artist

Molly Gubbels, Entertainment Editor

May 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Student Life, Student Spotlight

The walls of Skutt Catholic are almost always lined with the most beautiful student artwork around, including the pen-drawn stylings of Josh Schmidt. However, what you may not know is that Josh holds many interesting qualities beyond his awe inspiring artwork. With the creation of a new Instagram...

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...

Photo Essay: Art Program Earns Fifth National Award

Photo Essay: Art Program Earns Fifth National Award

Alaina Anderson, Staff Reporter

March 20, 2017


Filed under Arts, Student Life

For 84 years, the Scholastic Art Awards have been recognizing students’ creativity at a regional and national level. This year, 30 Skutt Catholic students were recognized at the regional level, and freshman Danielle Oberfoell was awarded at the national level. The award process consisted of the ...

Experimental Rocket Society: Skutt Catholic’s Rock Band

Experimental Rocket Society: Skutt Catholic’s Rock Band

Colin Fullinfaw, Guest Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Features, Student Life, Student Spotlight

The Experimental Rocket Society isn't a new science club; rather, it's a music group at Skutt Catholic that's bringing back rock and roll. This isn't some old-timey rock band, mind you. It's a five member, full-fledged band that has even had a few gigs. The band, originally a musical trio, has grown...

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