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The Campanile

The student generated news site of Mount Saint Joseph Academy

The Campanile

The student generated news site of Mount Saint Joseph Academy

The Campanile

Student enter Fontbonne on the morning of 2/22/22 to see brand new furniture.

New furniture, who dis?

Veronica Cherico '23 and Mary Kate Duffy '22 March 11, 2022
“...it looks nice, all the furniture in here, but it was a little bit of a surprise to have it sprung on, midway through the year, when everybody knows where they’re sitting already” Jane Desmond ‘22 said.
Sydney Okeke 22 and Sam Ammons 22 take a picture break during their lunch to cheerfully pose for a picture.

My name is Sydney, not Sam 

Sydney Okeke, Senior Associative Editor March 8, 2022
"This has been a part of my high school experience since freshman year, and I have decided that it is time for me to speak up about it."
Baking contests have become a staple event at Mount because they  help to fund student council events like dances. These sweet treats will temp you for sure.

Valentines baking contest

Sam Ammons '22, Natalie Fiorella '22, Sophia Brigidi '22, Mary Kate Duffy '22, Veronica Cherico '23, and Bella Feliciano '23 February 14, 2022

 

Georgia Bartolo 25 studies using her ipad in the hallway outside Sylvester wing. Students will be choosing their classes for next year in the coming weeks. Juniors, Sophomores, and Freshman will take part in a presentation given by, Dean of Studies, Mr. Donald Holdren.

Variety of electives await underclassmen

Sophia Brigidi '22, Staff Writer February 8, 2022
With all of the various options for electives that are available for junior and senior year, choosing the perfect fit can be overwhelming.
Pandemic pets provide emotional support

Pandemic pets provide emotional support

Tracey Murray, Staff Writer May 21, 2021
“...I was really stressed out right before we got them, but now that I have them it has let me focus on something else other than school,” said Ali Ianieri ‘22, the owner of two kittens.
Olivia Forti, Cece Funchion, Elizabeth Dolich, Kate Kelly and Campbell Donovan went on a beautiful sunny morning during winter break to collect trash around the trails near Forbidden Drive and in the park grounds near the surrounding roads.

Looking to volunteer? Here is your solution.

Olivia Forti, Anna Emma, and Layla Giovanniello April 21, 2021
“Giving back to the community and taking care of the Earth is an incredibly important part of the Mount’s mission statement. Since I am passionate about helping to save the environment, this experience made me feel amazing,” said Olivia Forti ‘22.
Volunteers rescued endangered turtles affected by winter storm Uri.

Endangered turtles rescued by volunteers

Margaux Barrett, Staff Writer April 16, 2021
“It’s unprecedented. A cold stun like this could have the potential to wipe out decades of hard work, and we’re going through it with no power and unique, more catastrophic challenges to our efforts,” said Wendy Knight, the executive director of Sea Turtle, Inc.
Not able to find your usual disinfectant? Try one of these instead.

Finding disinfectants that work

Leah Scott, Health and Medicine Section Editor April 15, 2021
Using soap and water is the best way to prevent coming in contact with COVID-19– all other sanitary methods are secondary.
Fans react to

Taylor Swift re-records old hits

Maggie Newell '21., Staff Writer March 25, 2021
“I am very excited because I feel like she may take a different approach on a few of the songs and make them more about who she is now, rather than who she was back then,” said Brianna Reis ‘21.
Are you a true Irish-American?

Are you a true Irish-American?

Maggie Newell, Staff Writer March 16, 2021

Click here if quiz won’t load: https://www.tryinteract.com/share/quiz/604b7052eace8e00179b825f  

Viviana Carrasco and Emily Sadorf stay socially distant while posing with the cardboard cutouts they made.

No spectators? No problem!

Mary Kate Feilke, Sports Section Editor March 11, 2021
With the season’s close one question remains: where are the spectators now?
Anna and Layla share their go-to Starbucks drinks.

Caffeine-Fix: Starbucks Go-To’s

Anna Emma and Layla Giovanniello March 10, 2021

In this series, we will be reviewing the various coffee/tea drinks that we spend way too much money on. This month, we have compiled a list of our absolute favorites that are also easy on our bank accounts...

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