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Friday: e.coli lab and married priests?

March 10, 2017

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Mr. Johnson’s AP Biology class is doing an intense lab today using e.coli.  The lab uses genetically engineered bacteria injected with jellyfish genes and an arabinose operon. The genes will make bacteria grow and glow. St...

Monday: A lot of everything

March 6, 2017

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There is a lot going on this week. Seniors will be at St. Bernard of Clairvaux on Tuesday for the senior day of reflection. Wednesday is a late start Gold Day, and Thursday is a Purple Day for charisms. During the charism time, the fr...

Friday: Movies and Kairos

March 3, 2017

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If you’re heading to the movies this weekend, the last Wolverine movie, Logan received high ratings in its midnight release. IGN gave Logan a 9.7/10, and Rotten Tomatoes gave it a 93 percent. Wired news said, “This is how...

Thursday: Senioritis and Lenten resolutions

March 2, 2017

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Senioritis is hitting some in the Class of 2017 hard.  How to survive? Alum Sydnee Hertle provided answers in this "Best of The Seraphim" article. Senior Luke Patty shared his two cents: “I think it happens mainly toward the end o...

Tuesday: Cadavers, breakfast, and Lent

February 28, 2017

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Mr. Chris Johnson took his AP Biology class to Grand Canyon University Monday to tour the cadaver lab. The students got a quick campus tour followed by a detailed anatomy lesson using a dissected cadaver. A highlight students h...

Monday: Oscars mixup and Ash Wednesday

February 27, 2017

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A number of students were disappointed when La La Land was misread at last night’s Oscars. Many were excited for the movie, starring Ryan Gosling and Scottsdale’s own Emma Stone, to win best picture. However, Moonlight, sta...

Friday: Break binge-watching weather

February 17, 2017

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If you are making plans for outdoor activities during the winter break that starts Saturday, think again. Tomorrow there is going to be a 100 percent chance of rain, according to AZ 10 news. They have also predicted that Sunday...

Wednesday: New Saints, top dog

February 15, 2017

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NDP will send out acceptance letters for the Class of 2021 tomorrow. Anyone who has a sibling applying to NDP, tomorrow is the day. Admissions director Matt Rylski estimates the Class of 2021 enrollment to be around 240. This will inc...

Tuesday: Valentines, iPhone speculation

February 14, 2017

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The students in NHS have been working hard to sell Valentine’s Day carnations. The flowers will be delivered in classes throughout the day, and there is still time to buy one at lunch today for your friends or teachers for $1...

Monday: Sports Weekend Wrap-Up and the Grammys

February 13, 2017

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Girls’ Soccer lost in the semi-finals game against Arcadia on Friday, after a 1-0 lead at half.  The final score was 1-1, the loss due to penalty kicks. No. 1 Chaparral went on to defeat Arcadia 1-0 for the state title. It...

Friday: Soccer, Kairos and Movies

February 10, 2017

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Girls’ varsity soccer will play against Arcadia in the semi-finals at 7 p.m. tonight at Campo Verde High School in Gilbert. The winner of this game will go on to face the winner of the Chaparral vs. Ironwood Ridge in the fi...

Wednesday: Guest Speakers

February 8, 2017

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Sergeant Brandon Spaulding of the United States Marine Corps came in as a guest speaker for Speech and Debate club. Sergeant Spaulding has been in the Marines for almost 10 years and has been all across the world. He discussed...

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