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Party Over Here!

Party Over Here!

Yung $crillah released his new hit single By Caleb Patterson Monday, February 28th, Dominican High School’s very own senior, Antonio Strodthoff (better known as Trio Records/M2 Entertainment rapper “Yung $crillah”) released his first commercial single “Party over Here” featuring Mikey Lebron. $crillah became interested in the music industry at a young age. He reminisced on [...]

Wisconsin: Making History

Wisconsin: Making History

Governor Scott Walker Causes Protests By Juliette Anderson   Throughout February, citizens of Wisconsin have been protesting newly elected Governor Scott Walker’s decision to propose a new state budget that dismisses state benefits for public employees.   Controversy rose as Walker announced that these cuts would effect all Wisconsin public employees except for the police [...]

Checkmate!

Checkmate!

DHS chess team champion Phillip Neely By Caleb Patterson Thursday, February 17th, the Dominican High School Knights chess team won their match against Loyola Academy. With a team of five: Phillip Neely (senior), Tyler Manista (senior), Ricky Lee (junior), Drew Doring (senior), and Andrew Merlin (freshman); the chess team has had a great start to [...]

A New Addition to the Development Office

A New Addition to the Development Office

Ashley Fait Joins The Dominican Community By Juliette Anderson   January 4, 2011, Ashley Fait joined the Dominican High School community, gaining a job in the Development office. Fait insists that though it’s only been a month, she’s fitting in great, and DHS students completely agree.   Fait works as the Alumni and Communications Director, [...]

Grade School Matinee

Grade School Matinee

 Middle school students bring fun and energy to Hairspray performance By Caleb Patterson On Thursday, February 24th, five schools (St. Eugene, Holy Family, St Joseph, Port Catholic, and Milwaukee College Preparatory) joined the Dominican High School Theatre Department for their first official performance of the world renowned Broadway musical, Hairspray. Approximately 900 grade school students [...]

Change for the Future?

Change for the Future?

Dominican Considers Permanently Cutting Resource for Next Year By Juliette Anderson Wednesday, February 16, 2011, Dominican High School had a shortened academic schedule and a combined lunch period. Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors all ate in the lunch room at once, with no resource period. DHS students speculated upon rumors that this arrangement would be [...]

It’s Showtime!

It’s Showtime!

World extreme cage fighter, Anthony Pettis, pays a visit back to DHS By Caleb Patterson On Wednesday, February 16, 2011, Dominican High School alumn, Anthony Pettis, spoke to the student body about overcoming obstacles, achieving goals, and how to make the most out of the high school experience. 24 year old Pettis, at 5’9 weighing [...]

The Academic Challenge

The Academic Challenge

Dominican Hosts Its Annual Grade School Academic Challenge By Juliette Anderson   Friday, February 11, 2011 the Academic Challenge was held at Dominican High School from 9:00am to 1:30pm. DHS students have the day off as various grade schools in the area come together to compete in a range of categories.   The Academic Challenge has [...]

Unsuccessful Valentine’s Day

Unsuccessful Valentine’s Day

Being on a Monday causes inconvenience By Caleb Patterson   February 14th is the traditional celebration of Saint Valentine’s Day, which is usually expressed by couples spending time together and exchanging cards, chocolates, and jewelry. However, this year, Valentine’s Day fell on a Monday and caused many Dominican High School students to forfeit their quality [...]

Basketball, Track and More

Basketball, Track and More

Junior Deysha Smith-Jenkins’s Successful High School Career By Juliette Anderson   Deysha Smith-Jenkins is a junior at Dominican High School, who is a star on the basketball court with the Varsity Girls Basketball Team, as well as with the DHS Track Team. Smith-Jenkins is well known for her athletic achievements, but she also enjoys her [...]