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Newman’s first Sleep-Out was a success!

Sophia Landry, Writer

December 5, 2018

Filed under News, Uncategorized

On Friday November 2, 2018 Isidore Newman School’s ACTIONS committee hosted their first ever Sleep-Out with Covenant House New Orleans.  Over twenty Upper School students and faculty members participated in the sleep-out aft...

Veterans Weekend Cookout!

November 28, 2018

Filed under Clubs, Clubs and Academic Teams, News, Uncategorized

This past saturday,  ACTIONS committee hosted a Veterans Weekend cookout at the Volunteers of America shelter for homeless veterans. 30 highschool students and teachers came together to participate in the cookout. They brought...

Covenant House Sleepout

November 28, 2018

Filed under Clubs, News, Uncategorized

On November 2nd, ACTIONS and the Covenant House can together to sponsor New Orleans’ first student sleepout. Spearheaded by sophomore Sophia Landry, this event was a great success! 24 students and 6 teachers slept outside on ...

Better than Thanksgiving

Catherine Cahn

November 28, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

The sweet smell of pecan pie wafts through the kitchen and into the living room. Turkey, sweet potatoes, mac and cheese, cornbread dressing, and cranberry sauce are piled onto the dining room table. You sit down, with a grumbling...

The History of Thanksgiving

Ellie Adler

November 28, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Many Americans know Thanksgiving as the holiday in November where they get a few days off and lots of food. Thanksgiving, however, celebrates an event that many people do not know about. In 1620, a ship called the Mayflower...

SBP Rebuilding Day!

SBP Rebuilding Day!

November 8, 2018

Top Halloween Decorations in New Orleans

Garrett McNamara, Co-Editor in Chief

October 26, 2018

Filed under News, Uncategorized

As we look forward to the one time a year where it's socially acceptable to take candy from strangers, one thing pleases people more than the sweet treats: decorations. In recent years, New Orleans has seen an explosion of elaborate...

Turn Off the Friday Night Lights!

Catherine Cahn

October 24, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

00:03… 00:02… 00:01… the numbers on the scoreboard tick down… Newman has won the football game! Students storm onto the field while a number of other crowd members stand up and applaud. It’s a clear and cool night and...

Aborted NASA Mission

Lia Bu, Writer

October 24, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion, Uncategorized

Last week, on Thursday, October 11, NASA and Roscosmos planned to launch to the International Space Station with astronaut Nick Hague and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin. A practiced routine launch, this crew would have been Expedition...