Geno McKenna: The Energy Behind Tritonfest

Aeva Ver Boort, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

January 31, 2019

Every year Notre Dame Academy has the fundraiser known as Tritonfest, which is scheduled for February 16 here at the school.  The event helps keep tuition down, helps pay the salaries of teachers and staff, and provides funds t...

Students Share ‘March for Life’ Experience in D.C.

Elizabeth Bolin, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

January 31, 2019

We live in a time of peaceful protest, a protest revolutionized by MLK that has been used for decades by people who wish to take a stand for what they believe in. Every year, students from NDA join the ranks of thousands marching...

NDA’s Father-Son Duo Share the Love of Teaching

Olivia Vanden Elzen, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

January 29, 2019

For the past six years, NDA’s father-son duo, Mr. Harry Geiser and Mr. Greg Geiser, have been working side-by-side doing what they both enjoy most: teaching. Harry Geiser or what many like to refer to him as, ”the wiser ...

Chess Club Starts Year-End Tournament

Adison Karbon, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

January 23, 2019

NDA’s Chess Club is in full swing, with the year-end tournament of the “highest rated players” just starting. This year, there are two teams, each led by a senior captain, one being Owen Martzke and the other AJ Bernd...

Gerstner Thrives on Being Involved

Sam Schmid, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

January 21, 2019

Howie Gerstner, Mr. NDA contestant and Student Government Executive Board member, reflected back on his time in high school through the various activities he’s been a part of. Gerstner has been class president this year,...