Notre Dame is a school full of fun events and celebrations throughout the year. This year, we have over thirty clubs, all of which have fun activities during lunch. New clubs and interest groups are introduced every year at the club fair, and this year, Notre Dame has three new groups, Aim Higher, Lean In, …

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     Since the opening of Academic Coffee across the street, students no longer have to walk ten blocks to get their caffeine fix. It’s no mystery as to why this new cafe is so popular. From the friendly baristas and peaceful vibes, to the premium selection of drinks and pastries, Academic is the perfect …

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Dear World, It has been approximately 50 days of senior year. Though this rollercoaster has just begun, I have already learned some important lessons worth sharing:   Overwhelmed Do you ever just feel as if one after another, everything piles on top until it gets hard to even breathe? Because that is exactly how overwhelming …

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I know you might be worried, confused, or completely distressed. Believe me, you are not alone. These are hard times ahead of us. I am not going to sugarcoat or lessen the impact that these times will make upon us, but I do want to tell you that it is only three to four more …

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With a new school year come new classes, new teachers, new…dress code? Beginning this 2017-1018 school year, Notre Dame has decided to expand students’ options with a new and improved dress code. School uniforms are a Notre Dame tradition that help unify the school. However, uniforms are not always everyone’s first choice. Uniforms can be …

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Recipe for Lemon Pudding For me, baking has always been something very challenging and difficult, but all the burnt cookies, brownies and cakes have not stopped me into trying and enjoying something different. As someone who is not very skilled when it comes to making anything, this lemon pudding has been one of the easiest …

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As our 2016-2017 school year comes to an end, we say goodbye to our beloved seniors. On Eighth Grade Day I met my future big sister, senior Nadia Malek. Throughout my time here at Notre Dame, I knew that whenever I needed help I could always count on her to offer me guidance and always …

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On Friday, May 12th almost fifty Notre Dame students were confirmed at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph. Every other year, NDSJ offers students the opportunity to get confirmed through the school. The preparation for the Sacrament is rigorous, but rewarding. All confirmed students must take Faithful Life, which is a prep course that reviews …

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As fun as Prom can be, it can also be quite stressful: hair, nails, make-up, dress, shoes, earrings, accessories. The tasks to be done can swirl around one’s head until getting ready for Prom becomes less fun and more stress. To avoid day-of panic, follow this simple plan. Most importantly, buy your ticket. Without this, …

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Getting ready for Prom can leave one feeling frazzled and empty-minded. Whether it’s because you were busy  swooning at your date, or because you were running late, or simply because you don’t remember, it’s easy to forget something at home. Check out this ultimate Prom checklist to make sure you have everything you need to …

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