As the 2017-2018 school year comes to a close, the current senior class is graduating and leaving the junior class in charge of the student body. The Class of 2019 will retire their junior title to become seniors for the next school year. “It’s crazy to think that junior year is almost over,” junior Hunter … More Juniors share thoughts, goals, expectations for senior year
By Faith Miller and Nicholas Wynn A common staple of American culture and cuisine is the fast food industry. With different establishments drawing from different culinary types and styles, fast food can provide quick, easy, and diverse meals. One food component of the industry, with especial focus during the warmer months, is ice cream. As … More Food Face-off: Which ice cream freezes out the competition?
By Erica Gumbert and Nicholas Wynn On Monday, May 7, McNicholas Milestone senior staff reporter Erica Gumbert and Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Wynn participated in Reds High School Media Day alongside adviser Angie Noble. This year was the tenth year in which McNicholas journalism classes have participated in the event. Reds High School Media Days, held every … More Cincinnati Reds host McNick journalists for Media Day
In an effort to better interact with and learn what concerns its audience, The McNicholas Milestone launched the “Ask Abbey” column under senior Milestone staffer Abbey Pour for the second semester of the 2017-2018 school year. The column takes questions from Milestone readers, and Pour answers them to the best of her ability. Questions are published anonymously and can be about anything, … More Ask Abbey: May edition answers questions on energy drinks, art, hair, more
With summer only a few weeks away, many students are looking to make stress-free plans packed full of fun. Some may be stumped when thinking of options, however, so the Milestone created a list of can’t-miss activities for a summer spent around Cincinnati. Explore Gorman Heritage Farm According to gormanfarm.org, “Gorman Heritage Farm is a … More Must-do’s during summer in Cincy
By Rachel Jeffries and Faith Miller On Tuesday, April 24, the young women of McNicholas gathered for an all-girls assembly to hear Dr. Lisa Hinkelman speak. She is the author of the book Girls Without Limits: Helping Girls Achieve Healthy Relationships, Academic Success and Interpersonal Strength, which was written as a guide to understanding what … More McNick girls hear national speaker
For many students, art classes provide the ability to let go of the structural school schedule and express themselves freely, enriching the creative and performing aspects of academia. Through art, both a sense of unity and a sense of individualism can be created. After the school Art Show on April 27, the Milestone asked some … More Art creates unity throughout Rocket High