Do you know what a Billiken is? The high school students do, courtesy of our guest speaker Laurie Callaway from St. Louis University who joined us Friday afternoon. Laurie led the high school students through a wide-ranging discussion on SLU, the value of a Jesuit education, the benefits of living in St. Louis and of course, their mascot—the Billiken. As part of our college counseling program students are able to hear from visiting college admission representatives to expand their knowledge of college options across the country. Many thanks to Laurie Callaway for taking time out of her schedule to share her insights with us and expand our vocabularies!
What is a Billiken?
Freshman and sophomore literature students tried Odysseus for the blinding of Cyclops in a mock trial on Monday. It was their final on “The Odyssey” for the first quarter. Students took th...Read more