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Podcast #4: Finding A College Roommate

Catie Murphy, LifeStyle Editor

April 1, 2015

For this episode, Senior Maeve Degnan discusses the difficulties of finding a college roommate and gives great tips for all those still searching.

The Wage Gap Is Real

Catie Murphy, LifeStyle Editor

March 31, 2015

It's a shocking fact that women are paid only 77 cents to every dollar a man makes. I personally had a hard time believing it because, in my head, it is obvious that women should be paid equally. The year is 2015 in the United States. Women and men are equal and can do the same jobs, so they should...

Patti Fuentes: A Leader Who Knows How To Listen and Multitask!

March 31, 2015

Every month we feature a Regina member who discusses his or her impressions on leadership. Our March issue features Director of Admissions, Patricia Fuentes.

The Gun Goes off for Track

Maggie Palmer, Sports Editor

March 31, 2015

The Varsity track team has had a very strong start to their season.  They have competed in 5 indoor meets and done extremely well. Everyone on the team has already beaten their time from last year. The team is continuing to strive to become the best they can be by practicing hard everyday. This...

Still Alice

Kate Houston, Adviser

March 31, 2015

Although Still Alice did not win an Oscar this year, Julianne Moore won best actress for her portrayal as a fifty year old Columbia University linguistics professor who is diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's Disease. The movie centers on the heartbreaking descent of Alice Howland's loss of memory a...

It’s Only Weird If It Doesn’t Work

Maggie Palmer, Sports Editor

March 31, 2015

Baseball players spitting into their hand before picking up the bat is said to bring good luck. The last player to shoot a basket during the warm-up will have a good basketball game. In football, having double numbers on your jersey will bring good luck. On the other hand, it is bad luck for hockey...

Vaccinations Should NOT be Optional!

Mary Kate McInerney, Story Editor

March 31, 2015

Nowadays, everyone is jumping on board of the latest health fad, whether it be gluten-free, vegan, juice cleanses, etc. All of these lifestyles are fine because the only person that is affected is oneself. However, when it comes to more serious issues such as not getting vaccinated, then that’s...

Say Yes to the Prom Dress

Catie Murphy, LifeStyle Editor

March 31, 2015

As Prom season quickly approaches, girls realize they have many things to find before the big night such as a date, where they are going for the after party, and, most importantly, their prom dress! But where can a high school student find the perfect prom dress that will not only wow date, family,...

Regina Dominican to Roll Out 1:1 iPads Next Year

March 30, 2015

In February, principal Meg Bigane, notified faculty, parents, and students that the Regina Dominican would transition into a 1:1 iPad school for the 2015-2016 school year. Rising sophomores and incoming freshmen will be required to purchase their own iPad. Juniors and seniors will use the iPads that...

Soccer ‘Kicks’ Off

Maggie Palmer, Sports Editor

March 30, 2015

Kyle McClure, head soccer coach, returned with two new assistant coaches for the 2015 season. Director of Marketing and Communications, Katie Pins as well as Northwestern student, Nick Brito joined the coaching staff. Brito played on McClure's travel team years ago and is excited to coach along side...

One Direction Dwindles Down With Loss of Malik

Grace Spiewak, News Editor

March 30, 2015

One Direction band member and pop star Zayn Malik is looking to venture off on his own.  The singer quit the band last week, but is still signed with Simon Cowell's label. He is looking to go solo for a potential album in 2016. "I feel like I've let the fans down but I can't do this anymore," Malik...

Erin Brockovich

Maggie Palmer, Sports Editor

March 30, 2015

Julia Roberts stars in 2000 drama, Erin Brockovich, produced by Steven Soderbergh. Roberts won the Academy Award, Golden Globe, Screen Actors' Guild Award and BAFTA for best actress. The story began with Erin (Julia Roberts) injured in a car accident. Unable to work, she goes to court to try keep...

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