“The Jo” Blog

Josephinum Academy is a Catholic, College-Preparatory High School for Girls Located in the Heart of Chicago.

Josephinum is proud to celebrate 125 years of empowering young women of Chicago to become confident, faith-­filled leaders.

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... but don't freak out, we have your back! If you are a freshman, or even a senior, that familiar word "exam" sends a shiver of dread down your spine. You start breaking out the highlighters and post its, and getting stuck in the classic I-know-I-put-the-notes-in-here-but-its-gone-on-an-adventure-and-this-backpack-seems-to-never-end dilemma. Once you discover those notes in a very obvious place you swear you already looked in, read the rest of this post.
On October 9, 2015, Ms. Vai's Ethical Entrepreneurship class and Mrs. Johnson's AP Biology class went on a field trip to the McCrone Research Institute. We had the opportunity to use polarized light microscopes, solve a burglary case with the use of small samples of fabric, examine a variety of substances such as: table salt, starch, marble, silk, oil soot, dandruff, clay... The list goes on!

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