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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...

Duck Shorts and Other Ways Blazers Bond

Duck Shorts and Other Ways Blazers Bond

Grace Loonan, Freelance Editor October 12, 2021

Hey, lady blazers!! It’s that time of year again when the leaves are changing color and fall sports’ seasons are reaching a climax. Clubs are starting up, and rehearsals for the fall show have already...

Photo courtesy of Grace Keeley

What Does Your Hydroflask Say About You?

Grace Keeley, Freelance Editor October 10, 2021

When walking around the halls of Visitation, one can’t help but notice that in addition to the mass of sperrys and pleated skirts, the hydroflasks are taking over. These days, you can't possibly walk...

2020-21 School Year vs 2021-22 School Year

2020-21 School Year vs 2021-22 School Year

Anna Holmes, Photography, media, and art editor October 7, 2021

This year, we have gotten back to some type of normalcy. We have flex, snacks (sometimes), and lunch in the dining room all back- but with that comes the old schedule. I personally really liked the late...

Visitation Reflects on Shostakovichs Compositions

Visitation Reflects on Shostakovich’s Compositions

Meghan McGuire and Grace Richardson October 5, 2021

Earlier this month, Mrs. Sutton's AP English Literature class began to explore Russian history and culture before reading George Orwell's famous political commentary Animal Farm. To contextualize pre-revolution...

“Not for School, but for Life”: Visitation Alumnae Share Advice for College and Beyond

“Not for School, but for Life”: Visitation Alumnae Share Advice for College and Beyond

Emily Wollan, VisLife Editor May 26, 2021

The Sisterhood lives on as Visitation Alumnae share how their experience at Visitation has helped shape them into the person they are today. Despite a variety of different occupations and years of graduation,...

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2021 SENIOR WILLINGS & ADVICE

May 24, 2021

Each year, Visitation seniors entrust their favorite traditions, possessions, and inside jokes to their underclass sisters for safekeeping. The Class of 2021 has had to endure a year unlike any other,...

Introduction to the StuCo Executive Board 2021-2022

Introduction to the StuCo Executive Board 2021-2022

Grace Bettenburg, Staff Writer May 23, 2021

Though it has been a tumultuous year, I know I can speak for the entire school when I say that the 2020-2021 Exec Board was able to adapt and overcome so many obstacles that were definitely NOT in their...

Finding a Balance in High School

Finding a Balance in High School

Grace Keeley, Staff Writer April 25, 2021

High school can be a demanding time for students, there is always something on your plate. Whether it be academics, sports, or co-curriculars, it can be difficult to find time to fit in everything, in...

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