Marquette Messenger https://marquettemessenger.com The news site of Marquette High School Sun, 01 Mar 2020 14:53:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 MHS Shows Out for Basketball’s Senior Night https://marquettemessenger.com/sports/2020/02/28/mhs-shows-out-for-basketballs-senior-night/ https://marquettemessenger.com/sports/2020/02/28/mhs-shows-out-for-basketballs-senior-night/#respond Sat, 29 Feb 2020 03:38:16 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17965 ]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/sports/2020/02/28/mhs-shows-out-for-basketballs-senior-night/feed/ 0 St. Louis Holocaust Museum Plans $18 Million Expansion https://marquettemessenger.com/news/2020/02/28/st-louis-holocaust-museum-plans-18-million-expansion/ https://marquettemessenger.com/news/2020/02/28/st-louis-holocaust-museum-plans-18-million-expansion/#respond Sat, 29 Feb 2020 03:31:10 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17962 The St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center will begin an $18 million expansion starting in May and ending in 2021.  Sandra Harris, executive director of the museum, said the main goal of the expansion is to encourage more diversity among the museum’s visitors.  Right now, Harris said due to lack of advertising and awareness...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/news/2020/02/28/st-louis-holocaust-museum-plans-18-million-expansion/feed/ 0 MHSNews | Boys Varsity Basketball Earns “Josh Merz Night” Win https://marquettemessenger.com/sports/2020/02/28/mhsnews-boys-varsity-basketball-earns-josh-merz-night-win/ https://marquettemessenger.com/sports/2020/02/28/mhsnews-boys-varsity-basketball-earns-josh-merz-night-win/#respond Sat, 29 Feb 2020 01:14:33 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17955 A “Senior Night” is an annual tradition that many MHS athletics and activities hold to honor their senior members. However, this year’s boys varsity basketball team celebrated differently as they only had one senior on the roster, Josh Merz.]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/sports/2020/02/28/mhsnews-boys-varsity-basketball-earns-josh-merz-night-win/feed/ 0 Opinion: Keep Religion Out of Education https://marquettemessenger.com/opinion/2020/02/27/opinion-keep-religion-out-of-education/ https://marquettemessenger.com/opinion/2020/02/27/opinion-keep-religion-out-of-education/#respond Thu, 27 Feb 2020 17:02:15 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17944 Most of the students I go to school with today have been in the public school system their entire lives and don’t talk to private school kids on a daily basis. So I can always get a good reaction out of people when I tell them about the part of my childhood spent at the...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/opinion/2020/02/27/opinion-keep-religion-out-of-education/feed/ 0 Foreign Exchange Student Leaves MHS https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/27/foreign-exchange-student-leaves-mhs/ https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/27/foreign-exchange-student-leaves-mhs/#respond Thu, 27 Feb 2020 16:57:55 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17940 For the past month, MHS has hosted Anaïs Razafitsalama, foreign exchange student. Razafitsalama, who is from the outskirts of Paris, immersed herself into MHS life through a foreign exchange program called Language and Friendship,serves language teachers and students through educational programs including short-term travels, language-immersion family stays and hosting opportunities. As a facilitator for the...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/27/foreign-exchange-student-leaves-mhs/feed/ 0 Student Piques Interest in Science Amongst Fifth Graders https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/25/student-piques-interest-in-science-amongst-fifth-graders/ https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/25/student-piques-interest-in-science-amongst-fifth-graders/#respond Tue, 25 Feb 2020 17:52:44 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17932 For a week each quarter, Janvi Huria, junior, is nowhere to be seen at MHS during Flex Time. That’s because Huria is teaching science to fifth graders at Wild Horse Elementary.  Huria started teaching fifth graders this school year after contacting the school this past summer. During the summer, she was able to determine the...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/25/student-piques-interest-in-science-amongst-fifth-graders/feed/ 0 MHS to Hold Second Annual MedTalks Conference https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/25/mhs-to-hold-second-annual-medtalks-conference/ https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/25/mhs-to-hold-second-annual-medtalks-conference/#respond Tue, 25 Feb 2020 17:45:47 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17930 Cardiology, heart transplants, anesthesiology, infectious diseases and more will be covered by medical experts at the upcoming MedTalks conference.  Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) will be holding its second annual MedTalks March 29. The event gives attendees the opportunity to learn more about the medical field from local researchers and doctors.  Lisa Del Pizzo,...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/25/mhs-to-hold-second-annual-medtalks-conference/feed/ 0 MHS Hosts Annual Debate Tournament https://marquettemessenger.com/news/2020/02/21/mhs-hosts-annual-debate-tournament-2/ https://marquettemessenger.com/news/2020/02/21/mhs-hosts-annual-debate-tournament-2/#respond Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:54:46 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17920 The speech and debate team hosted their annual Marquette Invitational tournament Feb. 14 and 15 in which teams from 32 schools, both private and public, attended the to compete and place one last time before the district competitions.  Last year’s tournament was canceled due to inclement weather, so this is the first time many of...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/news/2020/02/21/mhs-hosts-annual-debate-tournament-2/feed/ 0 MHSNews | Virtuous Seniors Become Glory of Missouri Recipients https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/21/mhsnews-virtuous-seniors-become-glory-of-missouri-recipients/ https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/21/mhsnews-virtuous-seniors-become-glory-of-missouri-recipients/#respond Fri, 21 Feb 2020 20:14:48 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17916 Each spring, the Missouri House of Representatives hosts the Glory of Missouri Awards in the House Chamber in Jefferson City. After teachers participated in nomination and voting procedures, fourteen Marquette seniors were selected for each virtue the award represents. They will travel to the capital on Monday February 24 to receive their awards.]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/features/2020/02/21/mhsnews-virtuous-seniors-become-glory-of-missouri-recipients/feed/ 0 Speak Out: Discussing Favorite Gateway Books https://marquettemessenger.com/ae/2020/02/21/speak-out-discussing-favorite-gateway-books/ https://marquettemessenger.com/ae/2020/02/21/speak-out-discussing-favorite-gateway-books/#respond Fri, 21 Feb 2020 19:19:22 +0000 https://marquettemessenger.com/?p=17908 To promote reading and literature, Missouri students in grades 9-12 read from a selection of Missouri Association of School Libraries (MASL) Readers Award Final Nominees. After students complete three books, they are eligible to vote for their favorite book in March to win the Gateway Readers Award. Among students and staff, Nyxia by Scott Reingten...]]> https://marquettemessenger.com/ae/2020/02/21/speak-out-discussing-favorite-gateway-books/feed/ 0