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Underneath the Crown: A Look at the Likes and Lives of the Winter Week Court

Underneath the Crown: A Look at the Likes and Lives of the Winter Week Court

Grace Loonan, Freelance Editor January 22, 2022

It’s getting to be that time of year again when chants of house pride echo through the big gym, uniforms are replaced with colorful costumes, toasts are performed, and even the school building itself...

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​​​​Normalizing Mental Health Resources for Everyone

Julia Harms, Freelance Editor January 22, 2022

Today, one doesn't need to have mental issues or traumatic experiences to ask for help. There is a stigma regarding therapy, and in turn, it can lead to low self-esteem and feelings of inferiority. However,...

Women in STEM: The Robettes

Women in STEM: The Robettes

Kate Heinsch, Staff Writer January 22, 2022

Aside from sports, Visitation students have the opportunity to participate in and support a variety of activities. One of Vis's most notable activities is the robotics team, the Robettes. Also known as...

Christmas Stocking Tradition at Vis

Christmas Stocking Tradition at Vis

Camden Wright, Co-Executive Editor January 14, 2022

Thirty years ago, Sister Mary Francis, the previous campus minister at Visitation, moved to Minneapolis in a house with other Visitation sisters. While moving, Sister Mary Francis wanted to make and continue...

How To Tackle the Vis Caffeine Addiction: Sleep

How To Tackle the Vis Caffeine Addiction: Sleep

Ericka Carlson, Staff Writer January 10, 2022

When walking the hallways, you can’t help but notice dark bags under the eyes and some type of energy drink in a Vis girl’s hand. Perhaps she has a coveted Celcius or is trying to spice it up with...

Meet Kayla: The New Athletic Trainer at Vis!

Meet Kayla: The New Athletic Trainer at Vis!

Camden Wright, Co-Executive Editor January 10, 2022

This school year, Visitation welcomed a weight trainer onto campus! Kayla Russell works at Training Haus and is available for assistance in the weight room for Vis sports teams. She has worked with all...

“The Play That Goes Wrong:” VISTA Fall Show

“The Play That Goes Wrong:” VISTA Fall Show

Maia Sutton and RJ Jones January 5, 2022

VISTA Productions kicked off their 2021-2022 season during the first two weekends of November with The One-Act Play That Goes Wrong. Sounds thrilling, doesn’t it?  As a freshman, this was my very...

Club Spotlight: Habitat for Humanity Club

Club Spotlight: Habitat for Humanity Club

Claire Kodama , Staff Writer January 4, 2022

The Habitat for Humanity club was formed just earlier this year but has already made an impact on Minnesota communities. The club, led by sophomores Ava Raiter, Lily Callanan, and Ginny Kraus alongside...

The Vis Awards: 2021 Homecoming Week Recap

The Vis Awards: 2021 Homecoming Week Recap

Rachel Schmidt, Staff Writer October 13, 2021

Although it may be hard to believe, the start of homecoming week was three weeks ago! Following the theme of Vis Awards, the upper school (and a few amazing teachers) showed up on Monday in their...

PODCAST: Life Through Annas Eyes

PODCAST: Life Through Anna’s Eyes

Anna Francis, Staff Writer October 13, 2021

Check out more of Anna's podcast here.

Faculty Spotlight: Mrs. Stevenson

Faculty Spotlight: Mrs. Stevenson

Grace Loonan and Lucy O'Brien October 13, 2021

This year, the Visitation Upper School welcomed a new teacher into our community! Niki Stevenson has taken on the position of Upper School French teacher, and we could not be more excited to have her....

Club Spotlight: Rock Club

Club Spotlight: Rock Club

Ella Sukup, Arts, Culture, & Style Editor October 12, 2021

Vis clubs are back in action! With the activity fair behind us and lots of new and returning clubs to explore, you may be wondering what each club really has to offer. One of the most unique and creative...

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