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Grandparent’s Day: An Event for the Ages

(COVINGTON, La.) — St. Paul’s students celebrated with their loved ones at the Grandparent’s Day ceremony on Oct. 12, 2018. Hundreds of students and grandparents gathered at the Briggs Assembly Center following school dismissal. Then, Brother Ray Bulliard, F.S.C., provided opening remarks for the ceremony and introduced Campus Minister Jeff Ramon ’08. Following an opening […]

Catholic Church Under Fire: Coverup of Sexual Abuse Overshadows Recent Progress

(COVINGTON, La.) —  Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, retired archbishop of Washington, announced on June 20 that he would step away from public ministry after an allegation of sexual abuse against him that allegedly occurred 47 years ago was deemed credible. The investigation led many to conclude that McCarrick not only escaped punishment for his crimes but […]

New Theater Director Begins New Era in St. Paul’s Theater

St. Paul’s new theater director revealed the 2018-2019 season in a surprise announcement in the school’s century-old theater. In a divergence in St. Paul’s theater tradition, Gordon Carmadelle selected two plays based on their connection to current events: To Kill a Mockingbird and Newsies. “I chose Mockingbird because after all these years, it’s still and relevant and […]

Honors World History Students Scramble to Complete Hefty Fourth Quarter Project

(COVINGTON, La.) Sophomores in Kevin Moore’s World History Honors class recently completed their research papers on the history of one of six European countries: Prussia, England, Spain, Russia, France or Germany. “I assign this project every year because it encourages teamwork and helps students develop presentation skills, and also, of course, to learn the history […]