Bringing out the love: A glimpse into Courtwarming’s ‘Valentine’s Day.’


Junior Leela Culitty brandishes a homemade necklace she made yesterday evening, with it contrasting her black turtleneck. “I knew I might just be wearing black, so I wanted to wear something that would be purple and pink.” Photo by George Frey / Bearing News

George Frey

The annual Courtwarming dance, and the days leading up to it, are known to bring out romantic feelings among students. Today’s theme, Valentine’s Day, highlighted the touching sentiment among partners and friends. Students dressed in a variety of red, white and pink outfits and gifted each other chocolates and flowers. The Courtwarming king will be revealed at halftime during tonight’s varsity boys’ basketball game against Rockhurst. Here is a glimpse of today’s theme: