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Once in a Blue Moon

Once in a Blue Moon

Evan Dorian and Rainey Zaugg

October 11, 2017

“It doesn’t happen every day,” junior Lindsey Pepper said of the recent solar eclipse. And she’s right. The eclipse that occurred on Aug. 21 was the first in the new millennium to move across the entirety of North America, and St. George’s students, thanks to the efforts of faculty an...

Humans of SG: Mr. Julian Guzman

Humans of SG: Mr. Julian Guzman

Lauren Purdy, Opinion Editor

September 26, 2017

   

Q&A with Upper School English Teacher Ms. Marilee Mallott

Q&A with Upper School English Teacher Ms. Marilee Mallott

Kaitlyn Bowman, Layout Editor

September 21, 2017

Question: How long have you been a teacher? Answer: This is "my 15th year teaching." Q: Where did you previously teach before coming here? A: "I taught at a private school in California and last year at Houston High School." Q: Is St. George’s environment different from your past schools? A: "Yes and no. ...

Space for change

Space for change

Bart Mueller, Reporter

May 17, 2017

The St. George’s Bunkhouse. A place of service, citizenship and now, the home of innovation. There, a group of juniors created a plan to revolutionize study spaces at St. George’s as early as next year. On the last night of the junior trip to the Bunkhouse, students were asked to come together...

Switching it up

Emma Bennett, Reporter

May 16, 2017

This year, student government at St. George’s altered its election process in hopes of lessening popularity's effect on elections. Last year, candidates did not have the opportunity to speak to students about what they hoped to accomplish on student government, so this year, candidates were gi...

One nation, under gryph

One nation, under gryph

Carolyn Lane, Web Content Editor

May 16, 2017

While at Victory Ranch, senior Isabel Correia had an idea: diversify student life and spirit at St. George’s. She didn’t know how to do it, but she was determined. Now, 13 months have passed, and Correia alongside seniors Alton Stovall, Grace Bennett, Mason Walker and Assistant Director of Student...

A ‘rajun’ cajun celebration

A ‘rajun’ cajun celebration

Lauren Purdy, Copy Editor

April 27, 2017

Crawfish lovers filled the streets of Downtown Memphis on Sunday afternoon to chow down on over 16,000 pounds of crawfish for the 25th annual Rajun Cajun Crawfish Festival. The Rajun Cajun Festival is the largest crawfish festival in the Mid-South and benefits the Porter-Leath foundation, which help...

A step forward

A step forward

Annika Conlee, Reporter

April 17, 2017

St. George’s Institute for Citizenship planned and hosted a Samaritan’s Feet foot-washing event at the St. George's Bunkhouse on Tuesday, April 11. This event helped over 200 children from the Memphis area and refugee organizations receive shoes after volunteers completed a ceremonial foot...

Making memories and yearbooks

Making memories and yearbooks

Annika Conlee, Reporter

April 5, 2017

Creating a beautiful yearbook encompassing the entire St. George’s community takes one teacher, twenty-six students and nearly entire school year. Last week, the yearbook staff, led by Yearbook Coordinator Mrs. Emmy McClain and senior co-editors Channell Cole and Shane Horton, officially sent the final...

Collaborating in the community

Collaborating in the community

Lauren Purdy, Copy Editor

March 8, 2017

In the past, St. George’s juniors swung from giant swings and rode on zip lines across the woods at Victory Ranch in Bolivar, Tenn., but this year, students remained in town and visited different attractions in the greater Memphis area from Feb. 22-24. The junior class retreat was held at the St...

Know, feel and imagine

Know, feel and imagine

Annie Vento, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2017

What you know, what you feel and what you can imagine: Contrary to the popular argument where students and adults alike insist they have nothing to write about, author Deborah Wiles reminded students that stories come from these three places, reminding them they all have stories deep inside of them. ...

Let’s have a little heart to heart

Let’s have a little heart to heart

Caroline Zummach, Features Editor

February 2, 2017

The weekend before Valentine’s Day will be spend a little differently for St. George’s students this year. The upper school student government has planned a Valentine’s Day dance, dubbed the “Heart 2 Heart Dance.” This is the first time that St. George’s has held a Valentine’s Dance, and...