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Tribute to trilogy disappoints

Tribute to trilogy disappoints

Claire Devereux, Reporter

May 18, 2016


Filed under A & E

“The Hunger Games” saga has come to an end but, through actual costumes and props from the movies in an interactive setting, the series has been resurrected at the Palace of Fine Arts so fans can give a final farewell. The movie series illustrates the conflict of each “district,” or state, in...

Renovated SFMOMA enhances art

Renovated SFMOMA enhances art

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

May 18, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

I have been a self-professed disliker of all art and architecture labeled “modern” from a young age, never understanding why what looks like just a bunch of paint splattered on a canvas is just as much “art” as a Monet landscape. But the newly redesigned San Francisco Museum of Modern Art did not let me walk out of the ga...

Award winning poet and author shares importance of writing, poetry

Award winning poet and author shares importance of writing, poetry

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Self-proclaimed “wandering poet” spoke about the power of poetry and writing with CSH and SHHS this morning during assembly in Syufy Theatre, reading from her own published works and other select pieces. Naomi Shihab Nye, who has published over 30 volumes of poetry and prose and received num...

Annual Congé celebrated at Six Flags

Annual Congé celebrated at Six Flags

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

March 23, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

Cheers exploded in Syufy Theatre as Student Body Council announced the annual Congé celebration with wristbands and confetti guns during a senior presentation. “The girls’ Student Council put extra effort in our announcement because we know that's one of the most exciting parts,” Student Body Pr...

Spring class retreats combine classic and innovative experiences

Spring class retreats combine classic and innovative experiences

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

March 17, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

With spring retreats beginning, each grade will have a unique experience to bond with each other in multiple settings, with freshmen and sophomores staying on campus or in San Francisco, and juniors and seniors heading out on more secluded, traditional retreats. “The retreats are PAWS-organized because w...

Theater department performs ‘Les Misérables’ to full houses

Theater department performs ‘Les Misérables’ to full houses

Julia-Rose Kibben and Lisabelle Panossian

March 16, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Seniors Lucius Johnson and Chloe Lovato  sing “Master of the House,” the anthem of the sneaky innkeepers Monsieur and Madame Thenardier. The Convent & Stuart Hall cast performed “Les Misérables” on Thursday and Friday evenings, closing with a Saturday matinee. The show, which ran two-and-a-half hours, ...

Texting lingo goes into mainstream

Texting lingo goes into mainstream

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under A & E

Terms such as “bae” and “on fleek” are paving their way into modern day vernacular through Instagram captions, Snapchats and even the dictionary. “Young people bring new language into the culture,” Lynne Soffer, Professional Dialect, Speech and Text Coach, said. “They speak it around their parents and their aunts and their uncles, and it s...

Sewing exhibits success

Sewing exhibits success

Claire Devereux and Claire Kosewic

March 15, 2016


Filed under A & E

While spending time at a museum is not most teenagers’ idea of fun, a new exhibit of sweeping ball gowns by world-renowned fashion designer and icon Oscar de la Renta that opened Saturday at the de Young is hardly a stuffy museum exhibit. Curated by former editor-at-large for “Vogue” magazine André Leon Talley, the exhibition is organized into thematic sect...

Streaming to stealing: Music listeners give insights on their music mediums

Streaming to stealing: Music listeners give insights on their music mediums

Lisabelle Panossian, Web & Social Media Editor

March 3, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

From a music streaming service increasing its exposure of new artists to a rap artist getting caught looking at a torrenting site on Twitter — it is apparent that the range of music listening mediums is extensive. Music streaming service Spotify released the “Fresh Finds” feature today — featu...

Academy Awards viewers speak out on Chris Rock’s monologue

Academy Awards viewers speak out on Chris Rock’s monologue

Catherine Dana, Senior Reporter

March 1, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Interactives

Academy Awards host Chris Rock directly addressed the topic of #OscarsSoWhite in a monologue on why he decided against declining the offer host the award show. He additionally addressed why the issue arose, what he felt would be solutions to the accusations of racism in Hollywood and satirized oth...

Essay contest winners announced

Essay contest winners announced

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

February 12, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

All grades gathered in Syufy Theater wearing dress uniform this morning to await the announcement of the winners of the Kate Chopin Writing Contest. The annual contest concludes the Kate Chopin Writing Festival which featured New York Times bestselling author Vanessa Diffenbaugh as a speaker and guest judge. “We ...

Puppies ‘ruff’ and tumble on the football field

Puppies ‘ruff’ and tumble on the football field

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

February 8, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, Slideshows

Fans of the Panthers and Broncos put aside their rivalries this weekend to cheer on a common family favorite — puppies. Throngs of people gathered outside of Gott’s Roadside at the Ferry Building for a live viewing of Animal Planet TV’s “Puppy Bowl Cafe,” where puppies mimicked a footb...

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