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Going to the Back to the Basics: Why one senior decided that social media had to go

Susan Zeh

March 19, 2019

Most of us probably don't think much about our social media usage. Social media is simply a part of our lives: a way to connect with our friends and pass the time when we’re bored. But just because it's part of our lives doesn't...

Grandparents’ Day Brings Families Together

Miles Wildermuth

October 31, 2018

On October 10th, Fenwick students and their grandparents gathered in the auditorium for Grandparents’’ Day. On this day, students and grandparents share in a special mass, giving them the opportunity to grow closer to one ano...

New Key Club Stresses Service

Eva Homberger

October 31, 2018

Fenwick’s multitude of extracurricular clubs appeal to a variety of people. However, there is a new club on campus that is sure to appeal to everyone: Key Club. The club, part of an international service organization, was brought...

Finnell, Arellano, Arscott Reflect on Changes Over the Years

Michelle Eckhoff

February 20, 2018

Fenwick has been a Catholic institution preparing students from all over the Chicagoland area for almost ninety years, and in nine decades it has undergone many changes and has grown into one of the top high schools in the...

Bookmarking the New English Teachers

Sophia Rodriguez

September 26, 2017

This year Fenwick has welcomed three new English teachers, Ms. Trifilio, Ms. Wang, and Ms. Dargis. Each of them brings something new to the staff, and we are thankful to have them at Fenwick. Ms. Lauren Trifilio, a...

Beat the Winter Flu

January 24, 2017

By Christopher Sedlacek Ah, wintertime. The time of year when families get together, exchange presents, bake cookies, sing Christmas carols, and throw parties. It is also the time of year when viruses and germs ravage....

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