Eighteen teachers, over 600 students part of Canvas pilot

Eighteen teachers, over 600 students part of Canvas pilot

As part of a newly-introduced pilot program, 18 teachers and 593 students have begun to use Canvas, a learning management system (LMS) which aims to provide increased organization of widely used class-related websites and programs.  ...

The system, which combines the aspects of programs like, PowerSchool, and Google Drive, allows teachers to create assignments, give quizzes, and grade...

Direction days moving to June

Direction days moving to June

A congregation of faculty members met off campus, at Jesuit Hall, on Tuesday, Jan. 26th, for an all-day meeting to begin ironing out the details of what the new Direction Days should look like. ...

The Direction Days, which have traditionally been held in early August, are now scheduled for Wednesday, June 8 and Thursday, June 9 for the coming summer. This ch...

ISN Director Chris Kerr holds session on social justice and leadership

ISN Director Chris Kerr holds session on social justice and leadership

Students from St. Louis U. High were joined by students from Visitation Academy in the Robinson Library on Saturday for a workshop on leadership and advocacy of social justice issues. Chris Kerr, who has been the Executive Director of the I...

“The Ignatian Solidarity Network is a really powerful network for Jesuit schools, and this is just the latest event in a series of things we have done with t...

He’s back: Bill George, healed, returns to teach senior classes

Esteemed English teacher Bill George has returned to St. Louis U. High to teach. George had retired in 2011 due to illness. ...

Maurer leaving SLUH after 28 years

After 28 years of working at St. Louis U. High, secretary Marla Maurer will retire from her position as the  Assistant to the Assistant Principal for Student Li...

Wright hired as new grounds director

You might have seen a new face if you’ve been in the basement of the school the past two weeks. It’s because last Monday, Jan. 25, SLUH added Gene Wright...

Speech now in second

Hoping to bounce back from its subpar performance in November’s meet, the speech team climbed to second place at Sunday’s meet at Ursuline Academy. ...

Chess falls to Crossroads

The St. Louis U. High chess team faced off against formidable Crossroads College Prep away from home last Wednesday. The collective score of the matches was 19.5-10....

Cricket Club holds Winter Classic after first snow

Two weeks ago, the St. Louis U. High Cricket Club hosted its second annual Winter Classic, a tradition held after the first snowfall of the year and played on the sn...

Volume 80 Staff

Editor in Chief

Leo Heinz


News Editors

Nolen Doorack

Connor FitzGerald


Sports Editor

Tim Nile


Features Editors

Sam Heagney

Ethan McIntyre


Core Staff

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Cade Dernlan

Patrick Enderle

John Michael Fitzgerald

Nick Messina

Charlie Mueth

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