Academy Chatter: What has the pandemic taught you?

September 20, 2020

Emily Noble, senior: “It taught me how important my friends and family are to me.”  Charlie Rickards, junior: “How important family really is to me.” Evelyn Rickards, sophomore: “That being in quarantine has i...

Academy Chatter: What was the highlight of your summer?

September 11, 2020

Elizabeth Williams, junior: “Getting back to volleyball.” Max Rader, junior: “Camping in the Smoky Mountains.” Will Zellner, senior: “Boating with friends.” Jason VandenHouten, sophomore: “Going up north and sp...

Academy Chatter: What have you learned about yourself during social isolation?

Staff Writers, Advanced Journalism

April 13, 2020

Carolyn Brown, staff:  "I've discovered how easily I can become addicted to social media." Triston Behrend, sophomore: “I learned time management skills.” Nick Bumgardner, sophomore: “I learned that I am better at chess tha...

Staying Connected With the NDA Community

Sam Schmid, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

April 8, 2020

COVID-19, as a global pandemic, has affected everyone, especially Notre Dame Academy. Notre Dame Academy is not only a place where you learn, but it is also a home away from home, with many clubs and social gatherings. ...

Non-generic, Productive Ideas for Social Isolation

Mattea Vecera, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

April 1, 2020

Sam Schmid recently wrote an article about how students were spending their quarantine, but I wanted to expand on this and share some ideas on how to keep occupied other than the generic  “read a book, paint something, clean ...

Civil Rights Museum Testifies to Struggle for Racial Equality

Nick Bumgardner, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

March 20, 2020

Few experiences in my life have been as rewarding as my visit to the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tennessee. As part of the 2020 Notre Dame band trip, 68 students, myself included, visited the museum while in M...

Academy Chatter: What are your thoughts on the Coronavirus situation?

Staff Writers, Staff Writers, Advanced Journalism

March 18, 2020

Triston Behrend, sophomore: “I miss being around my friends and golfing.” Felix Neta, sophomore: “I miss hanging out with friends and watching/playing sports.” Joey Bonadonna, sophomore: “I miss sports for sure....