Echoes of Carmel

Phyllis M. Taylor Maker Lab: Designing a New Experience

Phyllis M. Taylor Maker Lab: Designing a  New Experience

Brittney Giardina and Erin Fortier, Editor-in-chief and Editor

January 31, 2017

Mount Carmel Academy enhanced their curriculum this year by creating the “Design Cycle Experience”--a multi-step approach to class projects--and by adding the Phyllis M. Taylor Maker Lab to campus. The Maker Lab consists of 16 3-D printers and one laser engraver that students use to create wha...

Women’s March: It’s Not What You Think

Brittney Giardina, Editor-in-chief

January 31, 2017

An Editorial and Opinion Piece Even Though Mount Carmel Academy is an all-girl school, many of the students are unaware of issues concerning women--issues that go way beyond pro-choice and pro-life. Since most on campus tend to lean to the right and are pro-life, many may think that feminism goes against the...

Behind the Scenes of STK: The V.I.P Access

Kathryn Burke, Staff Member

January 30, 2017

When watching a theatrical performance, the audience takes notices of the actors on stage or the ensemble of dancers, and they may criticize the director’s choices for the play or musical. Before I joined STK, I had a tremendous amount of respect for the actors, dancers, and director. Like most peopl...


Abby Alonzo, Staff Member

January 30, 2017

A week’s worth of monuments, debates, and historical experiences is what Close-Up is defined as on paper, but it is so much more than just that. Close-Up teaches young people not only about the history of our country but also allows them to form their own political stance. By sitting in on debat...

New Year, Maybe New Me?

Czarlyn Trinidad, Staff Member

January 30, 2017

With every New Year comes the socially obligatory New Year’s resolutions. You’ve probably heard a family member or friend talk about making 2017 their year by setting personal goals such as losing weight, learning another language, or just trying harder in general. New Year’s resolutions are...

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