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  • Ways to Cope With Going Out-Of-State For College
  • Open Letter to Academy
  • AHN Welcomes New Art Center
  • Ways to Cope With Going Out-Of-State For College

    Ways to Cope With Going Out-Of-State For College

    Olivia Stevens, Senior Staff Writer

    April 25, 2017

    As seniors make their final decision about colleges, many have decided to branch off into different states and environments that ar...

    Jenna Wiley (front center) says, "The whole time I was trying to convince my parents to let me go [to Belmont], I kept saying “the ends justify the means.” To me, that means the crying, homesickness, tough days are going to be worth it to get to where I want to be career wise."

    Photo Credits: Olivia Stevens/Achona Online

  • Open Letter to Academy

    Open Letter to Academy

    Anna Padron, Features Editor

    April 24, 2017

    Dear Academy, Four years ago 119 nervous girls walked into the Brady Center completely unaware of the journey they were about...

    Taking pictures at Academy for senior prom is a cherished tradition.

    Credit: Vanessa Alvarez/Achona Online

  • AHN Welcomes New Art Center

    AHN Welcomes New Art Center

    Riley Rubio, Senior Staff Writer

    April 24, 2017

    The Bailey Family Center for the Arts opened to students after spring break on Tuesday, April 18. The building consists of two...

    The Bailey Family Center is 35,000 square feet and design began in 2015.

    Credit: Riley Rubio/ Achona Online

Academy Life

Teachers Remember Most Memorable Senior Pranks

Teachers Remember Most Memorable Senior Pranks

Grace Neal, Senior Staff Writer

Senior prank day is an infamous occasion at the Academy, yet a day that requires much creativity and planning from the senior class. Every year a new twist or theme takes...

April 26, 2017

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News

“Fearless Girl” Statue Sparks Controversy

“Fearless Girl” Statue Sparks Controversy

Juliana Ferrie, Sophomore Staff Writer

Although it is still early in the year, 2017 has been filled with several movements to promote achieving gender equality. One example of these efforts is the installment of the “Fearless Girl” stat...

  • Hillary Clinton: Out From Under
  • What does an IQ really mean?
  • “Good Girl” Flyers Cause Uproar at a Jacksonville High School

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Arts & Entertainment

5 Celebrities Who Opened Up About Fame

5 Celebrities Who Opened Up About Fame

From extravagant vacations and wardrobes to glamorous movi...

Hillary Clinton: Out From Under

Hillary Clinton: Out From Under

Former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton lost her...

Selena Gomez Adapts Netflix Show ’13 Reasons Why’

Selena Gomez Adapts Netflix Show ’13 Reasons Why’

Published by Jay Asher in 2007, 13 Reasons Why is a p...

School newspaper of Academy of the Holy Names, Tampa
School newspaper of Academy of the Holy Names, Tampa