AR Class of 2017 graduates

Regina Ruskowski, Junior writer

June 8, 2017

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The Liacouras Center on Temple University’s North Philadelphia campus is typically home to basketball games and concerts, but on May 5, a crowd turned out for an event much more personal to Archbishop Ryan. Families and friends o...

Morality lessons lead to hot debates in Mr. O’Leary’s classroom

Newosi Neba, Junior writer

June 8, 2017

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Archbishop Ryan juniors recently debated controversial topics in Mr. O’Leary’s theology classes in an annual activity stemming from morality instruction. “I do this activity in order to educate, not only my students, but myself as well...

Final countdown for seniors: Baccalaureate Mass tonight; graduation ceremony Monday

Brendan Scanlon, Junior writer

June 1, 2017

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The Archbishop Ryan Class of 2017 has heard its last school bell ring. In the coming days, the seniors will graduate. Their high school careers are a thing of the past. It is bittersweet. The seniors are now a part of the “real w...

Underclassmen receive awards in academics and the arts

Chase Hildebrandt, Junior writer

May 31, 2017

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Many juniors, sophomores, and freshmen have achieved great things academically and artistically as Archbishop Ryan students, and they were recognized recently at an underclassmen honors convocation. Among those recognized were students whose g...

Kairos will be longer beginning in the fall

Carissa Fuller, Junior writer

May 23, 2017

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The popular Kairos retreat that many seniors and some juniors attend every year is about to experience a big change. Instead of the retreat only being three days, it will go to four days. Students would leave after school on Thursda...

Kiss-a-Senior at AR

Alainna Pettit, Junior writer

May 22, 2017

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Kissing a senior goodbye is a way to say one last thing to all the beloved seniors graduating this year.  It's also a way to help the Future Business Leaders of America raise money for their organization. F BLA has come up with a fund-raiser that is...

Search is on for a live kidney donor for a LaSalle U. student from the Northeast

Jacqueline Schaeffer, Junior writer

May 21, 2017

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A Northeast Philadelphia family whose college-aged son was about to get a kidney transplant from his mother was recently in the news.  The unique aspect was that he received his dad’s kidney 17 years ago and it failed so he needs a ...