Knight Life

Grad Bash Tickets On Sale Today


May 21, 2012

By Adam Kemp Seniors can purchase Grad Bash tickets in the cafeteria for $30 starting on May 21st. Grad Bash is an all-night trip for Loy Norrix graduates. This year Grad Bash is on June 6th. Graduates will meet with chaperones at Loy Norrix immediately after the end of the graduation ceremony to board a b...

Stephen Chbosky Connects to Teens in “The Perks of Being a Wallflower


April 24, 2012

By Adam Kemp Charlie is the best friend you’ve always wanted to have. He’s compassionate, funny, smart; an all-around nice human being. Unfortunately, Charlie is not real. He is a fictional character from the novel “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” by Stephen Chbosky. This novel is about growing up w...

Students Spend Lunch Time Outside the Cafeteria

Seniors eat in the senior courtyard during first lunch. The courtyard opened last week due to the warmer weather. Photo by Leah Rathbun.


March 26, 2012

By Adam Kemp Lunch is a magical time of day for some of us here at Loy Norrix. It is thirty minutes of bliss in a student’s day; a chance to stop thinking about class and relax, or have fun and talk to friends. But that magic can be ruined in the wrong environment. The Loy Norrix cafeteria, for instanc...

Loy Norrix Students Celebrate Alternative Spirit Days

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February 16, 2012

It’s Winterfest spirit week again. Loy Norrix students are encouraged to dress exuberantly to build up excitement before the game and the dance on Friday. Monday was neon day, and on Tuesday students were encouraged to wear pink or red in the spirit of Valentine’s Day. Wednesday is animal day, so expect ...

Too Much PDA In the Hallway

Photo illustration by Leah Rathbun


January 17, 2012

By Adam Kemp Picture yourself walking the halls of Norrix. You’re just minding your own business, trying to get to your next class on time, and then a couple of people are blocking your path. The first thing you notice about them is that they’re making out. They are sucking each other’s faces in a hallwa...

Modern Warfare 3 Gets Undeserved Amount of Attention

Modern Warfare 3 Gets Undeserved Amount of Attention


November 18, 2011

By Adam Kemp Over the past few weeks there has been a lot of hubbub about new video games being released. 2011 has seen the release of many great games, including Portal 2, Batman: Arkham City, Battlefield 3, Elder Scrolls: Skyrim, Gears of War 3, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, the latest insta...

AP Studio Art Students Gain High Marks at Portfolio Day

AP Art student Macey Withrow works on her art piece in preparation for the next portfolio day. Photo by Adam Kemp


October 21, 2011

By Adam Kemp Loy Norrix AP Studio Art students had the great opportunity of having their art critiqued by college representatives on October 13th, when they went to the annual portfolio day at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts. Seven of AP art teacher Cindy Vanlieu’s seniors received snap enrollment for thei...

LN Courtyards Need to be Maintained

Courtyard in the C Wing Photo by Rachel Koole


September 30, 2011

By Adam Kemp An important feature of Loy Norrix’s architectural style is the feeling of openness, which is created by all the windows. Kalamazoo Central students sit in windowless rooms most of the day, but luckily, a majority of Norrix’s classrooms and hallways have many windows allowing students to view the natura...

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