TikTok at NCDS and Sebs

Abi Hennessey and Ryan DuFour

February 19, 2020

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few months then you have most likely heard of the app, TikTok. At a given point when walking through NCDS or St. Sebastian’s you can hear the sound of Tiktok’s blaring...

Ask Hillary: The NCDS (with sebs) Advice Column


February 19, 2020

NCDS Questions answered by Sebs:    How do you know if you should try to keep talking to a guy or just stop? (We still snap but I'm scared to ask him to hang out again.) I think you should just shoot your shot and see wha...

Hardest Classes at NCDS and Sebs

Kelly Cloonan and Pat McDonald

February 19, 2020

Disclaimer -- I have gotten *oh so much* pushback on this list because everyone has varying opinions on which classes are most difficult. This list is based on both my own experiences with these classes and the opinions of the...

Differences in the College Process Between NCDS and Sebs

Kelly Cloonan and Evan Prince

February 19, 2020

The college process is stressful for everyone. At Sebs we just take a different approach. From looking over each other’s college essays to convincing each other to look at a certain college, we are quite open about where we a...

Winter Break VS. Spring Break

Mary O'Brien

January 29, 2020

Okay I know both winter and spring breaks are great, don’t get me wrong, but which one is better?    The data: 65% of people don’t go somewhere over winter break and 34% do 73% of people go somewhere over spring...

Benefits of an All Girls Education

Emma Hatem

January 29, 2020

An all girls education gives students the resources they need to thrive in life.  The National Coalition of Girls’ Schools (NCGS) says that “a school for girls is better than a school with girls.”  The statement suggests tha...

The Changes to Conferences

Ali Peck

January 29, 2020

We all know how stressful conferences can be the first time around, but get ready for another round for the second semester. Second conferences are new to the NCDS community this year. Conferences are scary enough, because meeti...

Vespers is Underrated

Kelly Cloonan

December 19, 2019

I know that most people think that Vespers is made into too big of a deal. Yes, the rehearsals and countless months preparing can be tedious for a one night show, and the walk to Trinity is a bit of a workout. There is also so ...

We have a Stall Story Crisis on Our Hands…

Katelyn McGauley

December 18, 2019

We have a stall story crisis on our hands. Today I walked into the 2nd-floor women's restroom and there were EIGHT stall stories in only ONE stall. Enraging! Don’t get me wrong, I love stall stories, and I think they are...

Opinion on Taking a Guest to Semi vs. Not

Lindley McEvoy and Ali Peck

December 18, 2019

As semi season is coming to a close we’ve decided to discuss one of the most debated topics surrounding semi: having a guest vs. going solo. There are many pros and cons to having a guest. Let’s be honest, having a guest is re...

Semi-Impressed with the DJ at Semi

Katelyn McGauley

December 18, 2019

When I entered Duchesne Hall last Friday night, December 13th, I had immense anticipation for good music on the dance floor unlike I have felt in past years. But about 15 minutes in to our school’s semi, the DJ made that announce...

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