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Throwback Thursday: Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Throwback Thursday: Take Me Out to the Ball Game

This picture comes from the May 1952 issue of the Sentinel. As the beginning of the basketball season inches closer, the St. Luke’s student body will be glad to hear that…

Discriminatory Legislation Vetoed in Arizona

Discriminatory Legislation Vetoed in Arizona

Yesterday, Arizona governor Jan Brewer vetoed a controversial bill that would’ve allowed business owners to refuse to serve gays by claiming that it is against their religion. The bill was…

Humans of St. Luke’s: 2/26/14

Humans of St. Luke’s: 2/26/14

You don’t always need a plan — trust your intuition and spend more time outside. — Eloise Somerby ’15 (Photography by Julia Muller)  …

A Shifting Crisis in Ukraine

A Shifting Crisis in Ukraine

The protests in Ukraine have been intensifying over the recent months, leaving almost one hundred people dead. The Ukrainian parliament’s recent fears have been of a potential split within the…

Blended Language Classes — A New Frontier

Blended Language Classes — A New Frontier

A decade ago, the concept of a blended online class would have been unthinkable. Next year, however, St. Luke’s is hoping to offer a variety of blended classes for all…

StormStyle: 2/10 — 2/25

StormStyle: 2/10 — 2/25

Over these past few weeks, we here at StormStyle have noted many stylish upper schoolers. First, we noticed senior Riley Vaske’s extremely cute outfit! Her striped pullover with an intricate…

Hilltop Photo-Op: Special Olympics

Hilltop Photo-Op: Special Olympics

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24- Today, St. Luke’s hosted the annual Special Olympics.  Many teams from all over Fairfield county came to participate at St. Luke’s, and played basketball games with both…

Sr. Megan Rice, Nun, Sentenced After Nuclear Break-In

Sr. Megan Rice, Nun, Sentenced After Nuclear Break-In

In July 2012, Sister Megan Rice (who was 82 years old at the time) and two other religious peace activists, Greg Boertje-Obed and Michael Walli, broke into the Y-12 National…

Movie Review: The Monuments Men

Movie Review: The Monuments Men

The major selling points of The Monuments Men might seem like box-office gold: a World War II plot, a star-studded cast, and America’s Sweetheart himself, George Clooney. But, alas, The…

Hilltop Photo-Op: Sochi and St. Luke’s

Hilltop Photo-Op: Sochi and St. Luke’s

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21 — During lunch and the last few periods of Friday’s All Classes Day, St. Luke’s faculty and students took the opportunity to support the United States during…

Throwback Thursday: The Depression-Era SLS Gridiron

Throwback Thursday: The Depression-Era SLS Gridiron

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20 — The Sentinel recently had an opportunity to add to its online Archive a copy of the 1931 St. Luke’s yearbook, the Maroon and Gray. In that yearbook are…

SLS Boys Teams Rolling Through the FAAs

SLS Boys Teams Rolling Through the FAAs

SLS Boys Varsity Ice Hockey and SLS Boys Varsity Basketball. If you had asked me last season to describe both of these teams in one word, I probably would have…

Hilltop Photo-Op: Dress Code Reform

Hilltop Photo-Op: Dress Code Reform

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19- Today during lunch, St. Luke’s Faculty and Student Government had the opportunity to discuss impending dress code changes with parents of St. Luke’s students. In the photo…

Op-Ed: The Maroon and Grey Should Go Green

Op-Ed: The Maroon and Grey Should Go Green

Snowmaggedon. Snowtober. Sandy. These rather innocuous, even amusing names mask the disruption, destruction, and death wrought by extreme winter weather during my career in the Upper School. Over this past…

The Sentinel’s Infinite Playlist

The Sentinel’s Infinite Playlist

Can’t find the right words to express your feelings on Valentine’s Day? Look no further: the Sentinel can help you through song. 1. For the couple in a committed relationship: Rick Astley’s…

An All-Star Production

An All-Star Production

It was Superbowl Sunday, and I therefore made the drive out to Wilton to see August: Osage County. Based on the play by Tracy Letts, the movie tells the story…

Do You Believe in Miracles?

Do You Believe in Miracles?

“Great moments are born from great opportunities. And that’s what you have here, tonight, boys. That’s what you’ve earned here tonight…Tonight, we are the greatest hockey team in the world.”…

Hilltop Photo-Op: Salma to Clemson!

Hilltop Photo-Op: Salma to Clemson!

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11- This afternoon, St, Luke’s senior Salma Anastasia signed her letter of intent to play D1 soccer at Clemson University next fall. Salma’s parents, coaches, teammates, and friends…

A New After-School Activity: Makers’ Club

A New After-School Activity: Makers’ Club

Recently, a new club has formed here on the Hilltop, called the Maker’s Club. This organization allows fifth-graders – who have hitherto never had an actual club through which to…

Meet the Science Department

Meet the Science Department

Join the Sentinel as we journey into each department here at St. Luke’s, to learn what we can about the teachers who make this community so unique. This week, the Sentinel sat…

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