The Wildcat Roar

Beyond the Beige Walls

March 27, 2014

Everyone knows it. WCA has a third official color by the name of beige. Some might even say its our only official color, and looking around, its hard to argue its not. The walls are beige, so are the desks, the chairs, even the...

Stickin’ To It

February 27, 2014

At the start of each New Year, many of us set out with a list of resolutions to meet. While they may differ according to personality and age, it is not uncommon to find health related goals on this list of “to-dos” for the...

Our Time. Our History.

October 25, 2013

The first African-American president.  The Arab Spring.  United States v. Windsor.  Government shutdown.  We have lived through each of these 21st century events, recognizing that some were revolutionary and innovative while others...

Our New Look Explained

October 7, 2013

It has taken us a while to iron out some kinks and learn a new system but now you hold in your hands a new page, quite literally, of history for the Wildcat Roar. Sixteen glossy pages of a magazine-styled print issue started off...

Emotion During Tragedy

May 16, 2013

How do we respond to terror? Initial worry for personal safety. “Should we go out to the country? How safe is St. Louis?” Then a pang of grief. The solemnity of the situation sets in and those attempts to lighten the mood...

Is it Enough?

April 15, 2013

Signing up for next year’s classes is a stressful time for most students. There are tons of decisions to make, from deciding whether to take an honors or regular class, or deciding which elective course to take. And, as some...

Behind the Issue Issue

March 26, 2013

A couple years ago, an editor of the Wildcat Roar started the “Issue Issue”—an issue of the newspaper dedicated solely to issues that students on staff are interested in and want other people to learn more about. The editors...

Upgrade Starts With U

January 24, 2013

Kissing at midnight, shooting off fireworks, watching the ball drop, or embracing loved ones are some of the many things we as Americans like to do to start off the New Year. But there is one thing that we’ve all done at one...

Dirty Politics

October 12, 2012

Every four years, it seems as though the people take charge of their futures again. They get to look at each official and truly ponder what they have done or imagine what the nominees have the potential to do. The voice of the...

Not a Sub or Solution, but a Service

Danielle Cicka

March 29, 2011

There’s an app for that. Here’s to the innovation of the 21st century- where learning and teaching, discovering and growing, and giving and receiving can occur simultaneously. It seems today that technology can do almost...

Newspaper Staff 2010-2011

August 19, 2009

Editor-in-Chief - Danielle Cicka Design Editors: Kelsy Cline and Margaret Moore Opinions Editor: Mari Knehans News Editor: Parker Briden Features Editor: Abby Becker Sports Editor: Cameron Smith Photographers:...

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