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Students Enjoy View from New 1891 Terrace

Students Enjoy View from New 1891 Terrace

Abby Malzewski, Staff Writer

May 19, 2018


Filed under Prep Life, Showcase

The new 1891 Terrace directly outside the Great Room in Adelphia Memorial Hall has so far been a well-received addition to Seattle Prep. As of April, the terrace has been a very popular spot for seniors to sit at lunch. Starting on May 1, juniors were also granted access to sit outside on the patio,...

Prepsters Soak Up Summer Sun on Campus

Kate Leahy, Staff Writer

May 19, 2018


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Ever wondered what goes on at Prep during the two and a half months students are gone on summer break? It may surprise some, but when school gets out each June, activities at Prep don’t stop just yet. Prep hosts a variety of summer classes, camps and other events for both students here, from other...

Science Department Takes on New Life with APES

Quinn Losse, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


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As Prep rounds up this school year at Seattle Prep, it is time to start thinking ahead to what the next year holds for students. Kids have been looking forward to ditching their teachers and their not-so-favorite classes, but many do not know what will be different next year. Although Mr. Hardy and Mr....

Students Immerse Themselves In Dominican Culture on Summer Trip

Kate Leahy, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


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Each year juniors at Seattle Prep are invited to embark on an immersion trip to the Dominican Republic to not only serve but learn about and live with the people and communities they meet. For about 10 years, Prep has offered this trip as a true service experience for those looking to become humbled...

Jesuit Values in Social Justice

Milo Pepper, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


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By the time a Seattle Prep Student receives their diploma on stage at Benaroya Hall, they have completed four years of exceptional Jesuit education. Four years of opening themselves to growth, finding their spark of spirituality and discovering love through Christ. Here, at Seattle Prep, the “Grad...

Women Speak Out in #MeToo Campaign

Quinn Losse, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


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Since October of 2017, the #MeToo movement has gone viral on all different platforms of social media. Most prominently mentioned on Instagram and Facebook, this movement was created by black female activist Tarana Burke back in 2006. Its purpose is to allow victims of sexual harassment to raise thei...

Seattle Prep ventures to Vietnam and Cambodia

Maddie Deasy, Staff Writer

April 28, 2018


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This year Seattle Prep students have been given the opportunity to experience a completely different lifestyle and culture through the Vietnam and Cambodia service trip. On this trip students will be able to see beautiful landscapes, eat delicious food and work with wonderful people they might not have...

“Times Up” on Inequality

Abby Malzewski, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


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“Times Up” is a movement that was founded on January 1 of this this year by Hollywood celebrities. This movement has built off the popularity of the #MeToo movement and the Harvey Weinstein cases that were recently brought to light. Although the “Times Up” and #MeToo movements are very simil...

Sex vs. Gender: A Road Map

Isabella Yuson, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


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On Google, “gender” is listed as a synonym of “sex.” Likewise, “sex” is listed as a synonym as “gender.” By this logic, “sex” and “gender” are the same thing. However, this is not the case. “Sex” and “gender” has many differences. Firstly, sex is biologically based:...

Students Walk Out to Honor Parkland

Students Walk Out to Honor Parkland

Annika Bjornson and Emma Cooney

March 15, 2018


Filed under Prep Life, Showcase

On March 14 at 10am, the Seattle Prep community joined the rest of the nation in a 17 minute walk out to honor the 17 students and faculty who lost their lives at the school shooting in Parkland, Florida exactly one month ago. The shooter was 19-year-old former student Nikolas Jacob Cruz, who killed ...

Cooney, Cruz-Vanegas and Kent win awards in 2018 WJEA Write-Off Contests.

March 11, 2018


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Yesterday, members of The Panther journalism program attended the Washington Journalism Education Association state conference and competition. As part of conference, students participated in "write-off" contests where they watched a short press conference or presentation and were then tasked with writing...

New Semester, New Me

Kellen Carr, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Prep Life

As the new semester rolls around Prep students are beginning to set new goals. They range from joining the math team, to getting more sleep, to doing homework the day it was assigned, and even to go outside more and travel more. The range of activities that Prep students do stretches so far that getting...

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