student life – the Gauntlet

the Gauntlet

Students will have an opportunity to decide the direction of their school next week.

Student Elections 2021: The Race Begins

Jackson Nealis, Staff Writer April 13, 2021

Another annual Saint Stephen’s tradition is coming: elections for Student Council and Class Officers. Some may see running for an elected position as “just for nerds” or for only the most power...

Sarabeth Wester illustrates the scholarship bringing a brighter, clearer future.

What is the Florida ‘Bright Futures’ Scholarship?

Lina Graf, Social Media Manager April 12, 2021

Calling all freshmen, sophomores, and juniors! You’re going to be shocked that you may not know this, but the next four years of your life is actually a chance to earn a valuable scholarship called Bright...

This colorful wall and message can be seen as soon as you walk in the shop.

Rise & Nye’s: An ice cream shop with a cherry on top

Ansley Morris, Senior Writer March 24, 2021

Inclusion. Jobs. Dignity. These are the three defining characteristics of one of Sarasota’s newest ice cream shops, Rise & Nye’s. After some complications due to COVID that set the opening date...

What's it really like being virtual?

What’s it really like being virtual?

Jordan Clark, Staff Writer March 12, 2021

When Covid hit in March of last year, schools around the world were forced to shut down and suddenly move into "virtual" learning, a space many of us weren't used to. Now that most institutions have opened...

2021-2022 electives list

2021-2022 electives list

Evanthia Stirou, Creative Director March 9, 2021

It’s getting closer and closer to the end of the school year, and many students are thinking about the classes and electives they’ll be taking come August. Although picking classes is a pretty straightforward...

In this image, a girl is featured laying on top of all of her responsibilities being distracted by her phone. This is a position we have all been in where our liabilities just seem like too much work, and you lack all motivation to get them done.

Motivation Lost: reinvigorating yourself in trying times

Sanna Lexhed, Associate Editor March 3, 2021

As the year slowly comes to an end, many Saint Stephen’s students have found themselves running low on motivation. Freshmen are overwhelmed by the many years of high school ahead of them, juniors are...

Some might see investing as a game or a meme, but actions in the market can have serious consequences.

The GameStop Surge: Redditors and the Reckoning of Financial Markets

Jackson Nealis, Staff Writer February 17, 2021

When imagining what a Wall Street Investor looks like, people imagine brokers in suits and ties staring at screens in stock exchanges. Maybe that’s why no one expected that the current drivers of our...

Staff artist, Evanthia Stirou, displays some self love in a card from yourself, to yourself this Valentine's Day.

Be your own valentine

Ansley Morris, Senior Writer February 12, 2021

After a long period of extreme isolation due to COVID this year, it comes as no surprise that there may not be as many gushy, teenage couples sauntering, hand-in-hand, around campus in time for Valentine’s...

Creating a new class can be a way students can find their passions.

AP Art History and the future of classes at Saint Stephen’s

Jackson Nealis, Staff Writer February 2, 2021

While students apply and decide their class schedule for next year, loading their plates with honors, AP and elective courses, students will have an opportunity to take a variety of Advanced Placement...

Collection of in dress code clothing inspiration for boys and girls.

How to be fashionable in dress code: Revamped

Caroline Pope, Staff Writer January 29, 2021

Following recent trends and staying in dress code can be difficult. With fashion changing constantly and the school giving people limited options, I wanted to help. As we transition into a new year,...

Original art by staff artist, Evanthia Stirou, displaying a friendly face saying hi.

Ansley’s column: Hi.

Ansley Morris, Senior Writer January 28, 2021

Hi. It’s such a simple word. The term has only two letters and it’s one of the most commonly used words in the human language, but the power that these two letters can have when you stop to think about...

From Left to right, top then bottom. Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Health Care Workers and Megan Thee Stalion changed the world and influenced many in 2020.

The 10 most influential Americans of 2020

Jackson Nealis and Ansley Morris January 21, 2021

2020 is finally over. America will move on, yet it's still important to take a look back not only the events that took place, but the people who pushed America to be different. Some of these game changers...

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