Alumna turned creative business owner

Story by Claire Bauman Marian grads have had many occupations ranging from astronauts to singers to teachers. For Kim Luhrs Burks ‘00, her occupation is a printer and business owner. Burks, the owner and founder of Ramona & Ruth, was inspired to create her own...

Alumna photographer pursues passion

Story by Megan Schneider On March 25, Jen Edney, from the Marian Class of 2001, visited the Block A J1 class to give a small talk on her career choice and life journey. Edney is a full-time adventure photographer, specifically finding her niche in sailing and...

Pen Pal Program Teaches Multiple Lessons

In the digital age, it’s often said that letter writing is a lost art. Not so for Marian Spanish students who for the last six years have participated in a pen pal program with students from Spring Lake Elementary School. The program pairs native English speakers with...

Students Earn Scholastic Art Awards

Established in 1923, the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation’s longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens. Students’ entries are blindly evaluated by some of the foremost leaders in the visual and literary arts. Jurors look...