In honor of Music in Our Schools Month, last week TRI-M Music Honor Society hosted a Faculty v. Faculty Lip Sync Contest during 1st and 2nd lunch. After two rounds of tough competition, Mrs. Katie Almon and Ms. Casey Lefante were both crowned winners of the 1st lunch competition! Mr. Ryan Reuter was victorious in the …Continue Reading
At the annual Career Day, 35 professionals, including 32 alumnae, were on campus to talk about their career tracks with students. Some of the represented fields included the arts, architecture, business, engineering, education, entrepreneurship, medical and theology. Thank you to all the professionals who participated in Dominican’s Career Day! Click here to see the photo gallery!
On the Feast of St. Joseph, Rev. Orlando Cardozo, O.P., of St. Anthony of Padua Church, lead students, faculty and staff in a blessing of the St. Joseph Altar displayed in the Siena Center Atrium. Before the blessing, Frank Cusimano, faculty member, shared the history of the St. Joseph Altar, a tradition of Thanksgiving, Promise …Continue Reading
Dominican Student Maygan Miguez is in the Trust Your Crazy Ideas Challenge “Final Four!” This Saturday, March 21, Dominican student Maygan Miguez will pitch her idea at the Trust Your Crazy Ideas Challenge finals. The event will be from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Manning’s Restaurant. Maygan is one of the final four teams …Continue Reading
The Flag-Wavers of Sansepolcro, a group of flag wavers, drummers and trumpeters from the Tuscan region of Italy, performed March 17 during a student assembly. Sansepolcro, a city in central Italy, is known for the flag-waving group that originated in the 1950s. The performance featured routines of synchronized moves, aerial exchanges and rapid spins. The Sansepolcro Flag-Wavers, were the …Continue Reading
Congratulations to the Dominican cheerleading team who won first place in the Varsity Level 3 Division and named Level Champions during the Spirit Blast Cheer and Dance Championship held at the Alario Center. Dominican’s team also won first place over all levels of the 18 school teams in the competition, earning the title, “Spirit Blast …Continue Reading
Anatomy and Physiology Honors students in Ms. Anjel Guitroz’s class conducted a lab activity on digestion. Working in pairs, one student listened to the stomach of her partner as she ingested water and a cracker to determine how quickly food enters the stomach. Using a stethoscope, they could hear exactly when the stomach (cardioesophageal) sphincter …Continue Reading
The Perspective of a New Missionary By Giannine Escobar ’15 Taking a mission trip is a decision everyone should make. I traveled to Bani, Dominican Republic, with 12 St. Mary’s Dominican High School classmates, accompanied by six chaperones including Pat Harvat, O.P., Vice President of Dominican Catholic Identity. We would volunteer at Espíritu Santo school. …Continue Reading