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Joseph Schmiesing

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Sister on the Sidelines

Posted by Joseph Schmiesing on Apr 28, 2020 9:44:58 AM

“A nun walks into a locker room…” It sounds like the beginning of a terrible joke. It really was the situation, though, that Sister Ginny Scherer SC found herself in this fall during the football season. Why? What could be the reason? What do nuns know about football? Why tell this story now?

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Topics: Stories about Lehman, Athletics, Culture

Faith in Lockdown

Posted by Joseph Schmiesing on Apr 2, 2020 6:00:00 AM

Keeping the faith: What Monks can teach us about Social Distancing     

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Topics: Culture, Faith

Bored and Alone? What Students Find in Catholic Schools

Posted by Joseph Schmiesing on Mar 24, 2020 8:47:04 AM

The American High Schooler: Bored and Alone

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Topics: Stories about Lehman

Transfer from Public to Catholic High School? What Happens?

Posted by Joseph Schmiesing on Mar 10, 2020 4:30:00 AM

Each day in America over half a million teenagers attend classes in a Catholic high school. Statistically, one out of every twenty high school teenagers you meet at the grocery store, gas station, or coffee shop attends a Catholic high school. Despite this relative commonality, a lot of people find it hard to imagine a teenager wanting to go to a Catholic high school let alone transferring into one from a public high school.

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Topics: Stories about Lehman

Culture: What Are We Growing?

Posted by Joseph Schmiesing on Jan 17, 2020 2:40:43 PM

Culture: What are we growing in our Catholic schools?

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Topics: Stories about Lehman