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SMA’s All-Female Science Department

Paige Dayton, Student Life Department Writer

September 12, 2017


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Have you ever noticed that SMA has an all female science department? Out of five other local Catholic High Schools only 37.5% of their science departments are staffed with female teachers. The gender balance among science educators is improving but other schools still have a long way to go. It must be...

SMA Senior Style

SMA Senior Style

Helen Meigs, Department Lead of PDX Life

January 25, 2017


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Descriptions of the personal style of SMA seniors.

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Be open, listen, be patient

Be open, listen, be patient

Katie Woodhouse, SMA Life Department Lead

January 25, 2017


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Jessie Radcliffe's disability sets her apart, but she doesn't let it hold her back—instead, she celebrates it.

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The New Year as Music

The New Year as Music

Catherine Ulrich, SMA Life, Podcast

January 18, 2017


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Listen through this playlist to put your mind in the right spot to accomplish anything you want in the New Year! Make 2017 count!

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SMA Ice Cream Social

SMA Ice Cream Social

Jordan Johnson, PDX Life Staff Writer

January 18, 2017


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Here's an inside scoop on the potential class of 2021's thoughts about SMA.

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First Semester at St. Mary’s Academy

First Semester at St. Mary’s Academy

Emily Larson, PDX Life Staff Writer

January 16, 2017


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I'm currently a freshman at St. Mary's Academy and I've gathered a few thoughts on what it's like. In 8th grade my parents told me I was going to SMA. I was sad to leave all my friends and to move from where I grew up. St. Mary's had a series of events throughout the year to help us meet other people,...

Ending Trashy Consumerism

Ending Trashy Consumerism

Sofía Britten, SMA Life Writer

January 12, 2017


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The average American throws away 65 lbs of clothing a year, how are Gabby Paisner, Skylar Deitch, and Sam Leahy contributing to this average?

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6 Ways to Take Care of Yourself this Winter Break

6 Ways to Take Care of Yourself this Winter Break

Katie Woodhouse, SMA Life Department Lead

December 16, 2016


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Some concrete ways to practice self care this holiday season.

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Mr. Rojas: Before Jo Mama

Mr. Rojas: Before Jo Mama

Catherine Ulrich, SMA Life Staff Writer

December 14, 2016


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Strawberries? Lettuce? Tamales? Mr. Rojas really was a good fit for SMA. Check out this interview with the man behind Jo Mama to find out about Mr. Rojas' life before and beyond SMA.

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A (Snow) Day In The Life

Helen Meigs, Katie Woodhouse, and Miranda Field-Martin

December 14, 2016


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Seniors Katie Woodhouse, Helen Meigs and Miranda Field Martin share their snow days!

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