Benet Herald

Broadcasting Club podcast returns for new school year

Ryan Flynn ‘19

September 20, 2018

Filed under Audio, Clubs

The Redwing Roundup, a podcast created by the Broadcasting Club this May, is back for the new school year. The show dives into all things Benet, and it features discussions and interviews about sports, fine arts, news, clubs,...

Science Olympiad: A Disappointing Reaction

Gino Kozel '19 and Greta Maras ‘19

May 2, 2018

Filed under Clubs

Benet Academy’s Science Olympiad Team went to its regional competition on Saturday, March 10, at College of DuPage, wrapping up a season full of hope and excitement with a disappointing loss by four points to York High School....

Math Team Update

Claire Bosch ‘21

April 6, 2018

Filed under Clubs

The Benet Academy math team has had a rather successful season over the course of the school year up until their final competition in March. The team practices once a week and prepares to travel around the Chicagoland area and...

Latin Convention 2018

Catherine Bosch ‘19

April 6, 2018

Filed under Clubs

Every year, schools from all over the state gather together for the Illinois Junior Classical League (IJCL)’s annual Latin Convention. For two days, these schools gather together to celebrate their interest in a common language....

Debate Team: Deliberation, Discussion, and Disputes

Ella Kim '21

January 23, 2018

Filed under Clubs

Debate combines elements of factual accuracy and critical thinking on a specific topic to form a consistent, persuasive argument. It expands your knowledge on relevant subjects and increases your ability to research particular...

To Slam or Not To Slam

Catherine Bosch '19

January 23, 2018

Filed under Clubs

On November 4, six students from Benet participated in a Shakespeare Slam poetry competition at Carl Sandburg High School. At this event, the six Benet students, along with students from ten other high schools, performed scenes...

Men of Benet Host Thanks-Give-It Drive

Ryan Flynn '19

December 10, 2017

Filed under Clubs

This Thanksgiving week, the Men of Benet ran the third annual Thanks-Give-It food drive, for which students brought in canned, boxed, or bagged food items in exchange for an out of uniform day on the last day before Thanksgiving...

How to Make a Club: Bringing New Clubs to Benet

Catherine Bosch '19

November 7, 2017

Filed under Clubs

There are so many clubs at Benet, and perhaps even more importantly there are so many students with great ideas for new clubs. But one question that is often asked is, “How would one go about forming a new club?” The answer...

To Be A Protector- Diversity Leasership Council

Jannette Kazlauskas '20

October 25, 2017

Filed under Clubs

On October 13 the Diversity Leadership Council welcomed guest speaker Ron Joseph of Benet’s class of 1996 to their morning meeting. Joseph came to speak about how he faced adversity within these school walls during his high...

Coming to You Live: Broadcasting Club in Full Swing

Jacob Infante '19

October 24, 2017

Filed under Clubs

Are you aspiring to pursue a career in broadcasting, journalism, or any other form of communications? Do you want to gain experience behind a camera or working with technology? Do you want NHS hours? If you answered “yes”...

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