Beyond Christmas in LA: New Year’s Eve in Ecuador!

Grace Um, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

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If you are already "over" Christmas, then the next holiday to look forward to is New Year's Eve. In Ecuador, a Latin American country, New Year's Eve is the true main event of the holiday season. In Ecuador, New Year’s Eve is ...

Winter Break won’t last forever: Getting Ready for Spring Semester

Hyewon Lee ‘17, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

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As the holidays are approaching, all Marymount students are looking forward to the winter break and preparing for any tests or projects that are coming up. When the first semester is finally over, everyone’s minds will be fill...

Food, Sleep, and Fun: The Things You Didn’t Have During Finals, But You Can Have Now

Julia Kozlowski '17, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

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This year’s first semester at Marymount High School is coming to an end, so what does that mean exactly? You guessed it—finals! And after weeks of stressing over these quizzes, projects, tests, and exams, what better way t...

The International Day of the Girl’ Honors the Women’s Rights Revolution

Julia Matthews, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

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On Friday, October 11th, Marymount celebrated the second annual International Day of the Girl, designated by the U.N to recognize the worldwide movement for women’s rights and equality. This year, the United Nations declared i...

Facts about Christmas

Erin Oh '16, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

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Christmas, usually observed on December 25, is a globally celebrated holiday honoring the birth of Jesus Christ. Many may only know of the basics of Christmas such as Santa Claus, gift exchanges, and Christmas trees, but there...

Spooktacular Halloween costume ideas

Kate Kolligan '17, Staff Writer

October 27, 2013

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It’s that time of year again: Halloween! Are you in search of an amazing Halloween costume that is just right for you? Well ladies, it isn’t too late to pick the right one. The first step to picking out the perfect Halloween...

Prepping for a successful second quarter: study tips

Katie Moses '17, Staff Writer

October 27, 2013

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With midterms and finals approaching by the day, it’s becoming more urgent to practice and learn study skills. Many students find it useful to study in advance, organize their notes, or create a study guide for each lesson....

Halloween Fun Facts

Natalie Barnes '17, Staff Writer

October 27, 2013

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Superstition, celebration, and unusual wardrobes: Halloween has been named the second most popular U.S. holiday, runner up only to Christmas. This ancient holiday, first celebrated by the Celtics in elaborate festivals, has...

Meet the Freshman Class Officers!

Hyewon Lee '17, Staff Writer

October 27, 2013

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On Wednesday, October 9, the Marymount freshmen elected their class officers for the 2013-2014 school year. All of the candidates’ speeches were original, determined and entertaining. After the freshmen cast their votes,...

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