Tips to help student athletes keep it together

Alainna Pettit, Junior writer

January 18, 2017

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Time management is very important to a student's educational life.  Many students at Ryan could really use some tips to be more organized.  Student athletes, honor students, and students with jobs all need organization to b...

The dark side of the prom: The hair and make-up budget

Britni Smith, Junior writer

January 3, 2017

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When it comes to prom, many girls tend to be pretty excited, but there is a dark side. Teenagers and parents get stressed when prom spending comes back into season. For one thing, getting makeup applied and hair styled at ...

Seniors stress over the college application process

Alainna Pettit, Junior writer

January 3, 2017

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For seniors, September through the beginning of January can be very stressful.  This is the time seniors are applying to colleges.  Seniors are taking SATs, asking for recommendations, finding colleges they like, and finally...

Experts say the time to start shopping for a prom dress is now

Kaley Haney, Junior writer

December 20, 2016

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As this school year moves along, many girls have questions about prom. When is the right time to start shopping? How can a girl stand out and be unique in what she wears? Faviana, an eveningwear designer, recommended in its blog that g...

What goes on behind the curtain at AR

Jettaka McWilliams, Senior writer

December 20, 2016

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On November 18, 19, and 20, the cast crew and pit involved with musical theater put on a production of The Music Man for their friends, family, and fellow students. While those who attended the show rave about the music and ...

Molnar and Donahue: Celebrating golden anniversaries in education

Nichole Coyne, Senior writer

December 20, 2016

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Fifty years ago, the cost of a gallon of milk was $0.99 cents, the cost of a dozen eggs was $0.60 cents, and the cost of a gallon of regular gas was $0.32 cents. That also was when Mr. John Molnar and Mr. Gerard Donahue started ...

AR sports and clubs provide opportunities for freshmen

Carissa Fuller, Junior writer

December 16, 2016

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At Archbishop Ryan High school there are more than 20 sports teams and more than 30 clubs.When transitioning from grade school to high school, a student may want to get involved in school activities or sports, make new friends, an...

The college essay: One student’s take

Tara Ticconi, Senior writer

October 5, 2016

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Autumn is the season of pumpkin spice and colorful leaves. However, at Archbishop Ryan, most seniors have one thing on their minds: college applications. In many senior English classes throughout the United States, students hav...

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