A lot happened over the past eight years while Obama was president. Here are a few of the highlights to recognize the changes Obama made to the United States as president and to remember a few of the memorable events that occurred.
Each year, St. Mary's girls excitedly celebrate the moment when Girl Scout cookies are finally around. But now, General Mills has announced that they are releasing Girl Scout inspired cereal, meaning the famous Girl Scout tastes will be in stores all year round. How do St. Mary's girls feel about this revolutionary cereal? Find out here.
Throughout the halls of St. Mary's, you can frequently hear the words of the hit Broadway musical Hamilton being sung loudly. This musical sparked attention not only because of the catchy songs and the historical background, but because of the revolutionary way it was cast. Lin Manuel-Miranda, the writer and director of the play, cast each role based solely on ability, disregarding race completely. Read more about Lin Manuel-Miranda and the reaction of St. Mary's girl Sabrina Spence to protest against whitewashing.
Nike has taken us one step closer to the future with its newest product, “self-tying” shoes. While Nikes are easily spotted walking down the St. Mary’s halls, students aren’t sure if these new Nikes will be a hit.