Regeneron DeSales Trip

Silas Gonzalez ‘24 In spirit of this year’s MCE theme of change, members of the Saint Francis DeSales Honors program visited the Regeneron Lab in Sleepy Hollow, New York. With two separate experiments, the “Detecting a Jumping Gene” lab, and the “Forensic DNA Profiling” lab, students were able to fully experience the evolution of scientific … Continue reading Regeneron DeSales Trip

Accepted Students Night

Silas Gonzalez ‘24 On February 1st, over 70 eighth graders got to see what Salesian is all about at Accepted Students Night. Accepted Students Night revolved around the Salesian experience. Eighth graders accepted into Salesian enjoyed a variety of activities in the Wiegand Center, with Salesian students running activities such as basketball and soccer. Inside … Continue reading Accepted Students Night

On Midterms and Managing Stress

Jacob Matos ' 23 In January, high school students around the country prepared  themselves for their midterm exams. Generally, midterm exams are used to gauge the comprehension of students in the courses they take throughout the year. Students are tasked with studying, reviewing, and practicing class material that was covered from the beginning of the … Continue reading On Midterms and Managing Stress

The Process and Purpose of Student council

Jonathan Lopez Salesian’s student council is an expansive apparatus, looking to benefit the student and faculty life spiritually and physically while initiating donation drives for those less fortunate. Leading the commission are nineteen student body elected officials ranging from homeroom representatives to the cabinet with the treasurer, secretary, vice president, and president. Setup, initiate, and … Continue reading The Process and Purpose of Student council