Christmas gifts on a budget: 10 gifts under $10

Christmas is fast approaching, which means beginning the hunt for the perfect present for a friend or loved one in hopes of expressing love and appreciation. This task can seem overwhelming when shopping for every family member, as well as every close friend. This Christmas, grab your coat and hat and head out to the … More Christmas gifts on a budget: 10 gifts under $10

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Service Club collects warm clothing, shoes to donate

For the past 20 years, McNicholas’s Service Club has sponsored the Warm Clothing Drive and Soles for Souls shoe collection to benefit hundreds of persons in need in the Cincinnati area. Community Service Coordinator and Theology teacher Sam Roflow said he implemented these service projects at McNicholas due to hearing stories from his wife. “My … More Service Club collects warm clothing, shoes to donate

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Students inducted to National Honor Society

Fifty-two students were inducted into the McNicholas Altiora Chapter of National Honor Society in an all-school ceremony on Nov. 9. These students joined the 37 current members. Class of 2005 graduate Christa Hyson returned as the guest speaker for the event. National Honor Society is an organization that recognizes students with grade point averages  of … More Students inducted to National Honor Society

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Christmas music causes stress, draws away from importance of Thanksgiving

As Halloween marks the end of October and the turning of the calendar to a new month, stores begin gearing up for the holiday season with countless displays of Christmas trees and Santa Claus, while in the background, one can make out the faint humming of “Jingle Bells.” Americans have seemingly skipped the entire month … More Christmas music causes stress, draws away from importance of Thanksgiving

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McNicholas Theater to perform “The Matchmaker”

  The McNicholas High School Theater Department will perform Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker for their fall performance of the 2018/2019 school year. Show time for opening night on Nov. 8 is 7 p.m. in the The Jeanne Spurlock Theatre. The Matchmaker is a contemporary comedy that has been described as “extraordinarily original and funny” by … More McNicholas Theater to perform “The Matchmaker”

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Rockets of the past and present: Finding commonalities and differences

Since McNicholas first opened its doors in 1951 as the first co-ed Catholic school in Cincinnati, the  world has changed drastically. However, when individuals from different decades shared  their experiences at McNick, one can see all Rockets, both past and present, are more alike than not. Howard Pecquet Jr. Class of ‘58 “I came to … More Rockets of the past and present: Finding commonalities and differences

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Studying classic lit important part of teen development

Every year, high school students across the nation  are given the task of reading classic literature in their English classes. It is a commonality for students to pick up a book like The Scarlet Letter or The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, read them, and then trudge through writing a paper to attain an acceptable letter … More Studying classic lit important part of teen development

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