Echoes of Carmel

Mascots Speak About Spirit Week

Emily Schexnayder, Staff Member

October 20, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Spirit Day has been a tradition at Mount Carmel for a very long time. While students got to see the results of all the practice and hard work, they might not be aware of what the work was like for the students in the spotlight, the class mascots. Swinging their way out, the Seniors dressed up as flappers. Masc...

OPINION: It’s time for a government of the people

Brittney Giardina, Co-editor-in-chief

October 18, 2016


Filed under Feature, Opinions

As the inauguration comes full speed ahead, tensions run high, opinions run rampant, and memes become the greatest coping mechanism. The current political climate is a unique one, to say the least. People either have high hopes, low expectations, or don’t know what to think. Due to our two party...

The Music, the Thrill, The Experience: Behind the Scenes with Gracie Glorioso

The Music, the Thrill, The Experience: Behind the Scenes with Gracie Glorioso

Brittney Giardina, Co-editor-in-chief

October 17, 2016


Filed under Feature, Student Spotlight

Echoes Of Carmel is looking ahead and seeing what our senior’s futures look like. Going to a concert, listening to a band on repeat, waiting endlessly for a new album to come out *cough Frank Ocean cough* are just a few things that Gracie Glorioso wants to base her future off of. Gracie plans...

Politics: This Is Our Future

Czarlyn Ria Trinidad, Staff Member

October 17, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Imagine overhearing two adults talking about the latest political news. You try to voice your opinion but are immediately shut down. “You’re too young to know what you’re talking about,” they say. “This is adult stuff.” Ah, yes “adult stuff.” As if the decisions lawmakers make no...

Athlete of the Week: Ellie Holzman

Abby Alonzo, Staff Member

October 17, 2016


Filed under Sports

Mount Carmel Academy’s elite varsity volleyball team is known statewide for its indisputable team spirit and support; each player has a personal cheer that is shouted by their teammates when she scores a point. That being said, “Peanut butta Ellie time!”- a parody of the early 2000’s hit “Pe...

Spirit Day 2016

October 7, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Ashley Code: An Inspiration to Others

Ashley Code: An Inspiration to Others

Angela Wetzel, Staff Member

October 7, 2016


Filed under Feature

On September 1, 2016, time came to a complete halt at Mount Carmel Academy.  The upsetting news of Ashley Code’s passing permeated the atmosphere as classmates clung to each other in prayer.  Ashley Code, a beloved Mount Carmel Academy student who unceasingly spread the love of Christ, had gained ...

Harambe and His Impact

Czarlyn Ria Trinidad, Staff Member

October 7, 2016


Filed under Feature

Harambe. Most people have heard of him, whether it be through the news, through social media, or even through lunch group conversations. Harambe was a gorilla in the Cincinnati Zoo. On May 28, a three-year old boy was found climbing into the gorilla enclosure. The zoo officials tried to get Harambe and...

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