Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s "Beauty and the Beast"

On Saturday, February 8th my sister and I attended Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s performance of Beauty and the Beast with her dance company.  The experience was eye-opening, fascinating, and definitely worthwhile.  The discussion we attended beforehand was quite informational, the scenery was phenomenal, and the talent of the dancers was incredible. The ballet was choreographed by … Continue reading Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre’s "Beauty and the Beast"

"TBD – To Be Determined"

As many of you may know, my last days as a Shanksville-Stonycreek High School senior were less than enjoyable.  A decision regarding a certain situation caused my privilege of being able to speak at the commencement ceremony as the Salutatorian to be revoked.  However, many people have encouraged me to share my speech via the … Continue reading "TBD – To Be Determined"

"For the Love of Forensics" ~ NCFL Nationals 2013

Over Memorial Day weekend, the Shanksville Student Congress team, accompanied by our wonderful coach Mrs. Connor, participated in the National Catholic Forensics League (NCFL) Grand National Tournament held in Philadelphia, PA.Mrs. Connor, Jonathan Reese, Jake Arden and I traveled down to the "City of Brotherly Love" with fellow competitors and friends from Rockwood, Brandon Schmuck … Continue reading "For the Love of Forensics" ~ NCFL Nationals 2013