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Students spend the day volunteering at the 2017 Giant Race

Students spend the day volunteering at the 2017 Giant Race

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

While most students spent their Sunday morning in bed resting for the upcoming school week, junior Isis Boivin and other classmates woke up at 5:30 a.m. in order to volunteer at this year’s Giant Race. “My parents usually run the race, but due to medical reasons I have never been able to run...

Computer II class celebrates semester end

Computer II class celebrates semester end

Emily Kanellos, Reporter

May 25, 2017


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The Computer II class celebrated their last class of the semester with an in-class breakfast featuring coffee, donuts, and bagels.    Computer teacher Doug Grant initially planned for a final test, but he decided against it when the class scored well on a test a week ago, proving their comprehensio...

Surf Club screens documentary about female surfers

Surf Club screens documentary about female surfers

Josephine Rozzelle, Senior Reporter

May 24, 2017


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The Surf Club hosted the first Onda Linda Surf Fest this evening in Syufy Theatre, featuring a student performance and a screening of a documentary focused on female surfers in the Bay Area, followed by a Q & A session with some of the cast members and a surf-themed raffle. The 2016 documentary...

Sophomores end school year with Capstone Project

Sophomores end school year with Capstone Project

Cece Giarman, Reporter

May 23, 2017


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Whether finalizing research papers or practicing presentations, sophomores are spending the week in preparation  for their Hislish final, the third annual Capstone Project. The Capstone Project gives students a chance to research a form of modern oppression they find most interesting and present the...

Student council elections encourage community involvement

Student council elections encourage community involvement

Olivia Mohun, Reporter

May 22, 2017


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Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and faculty gathered in Syufy Theatre this morning for an assembly where students from all grades lined up on stage to give their candidacy speeches for the 2017-2018 student council positions. “I chose to run for Equity and Inclusion Representative because they’re thing...

Haight shows love

Haight shows love

Cece Giarman, Reporter

May 21, 2017


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This summer marks the 50th anniversary of Summer of Love, where over 100,000 people to flood San Francisco streets in 1967 that started a social revolution.The event not only brought lifestyle changes 50 years ago, but lives on into this summer through a park festival and museum exhibit near the ani...

Alumnae give advice to prospective college freshmen

Alumnae give advice to prospective college freshmen

India Thieriot, News Editor

May 19, 2017


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For seniors who were experiencing difficulty deciding between colleges, reaching out for direct help was as easy as sending a text or having a phone call with an alumna who was in the same position only a few years earlier. “Grace reached out to me a couple months ago when she was deciding between a co...

Restrooms set for renovation

Restrooms set for renovation

Cece Giarman and Mary Perez

May 18, 2017


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Backed-up toilets, cramped stalls and athletes changing for sports often render the Flood Mansion’s restrooms inaccessible are prompting renovations scheduled for this of the second and third floor this summer. Architects are solidifying designs for new spaces in the community, including updated...

Just keep scrolling

Just keep scrolling

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor

May 17, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Features

The simple past time of checking a notification on a phone may only take a few seconds, but excessive time on media can turn into an addiction. “It’s so easy to be on the phone and on social media,” Manisha Punwani, MD said. “I don’t think that’s the problem, it’s the amount. If you are doing it for a limited time and ...

Former US Poet Laureate speaks to community

Former US Poet Laureate speaks to community

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor

May 10, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sacred Heart

The school community heard a two-time United States Poet Laureate share his thoughts on men who wear snoods, lanyards, Irish spiders, the British and breakfast at a special assembly and evening reading today. Poet Billy Collins, dubbed “the most popular poet in America,” visited campus, reading several of his poems at a daytime assembly, answering questions from S...

Badminton team prepares for season end

Badminton team prepares for season end

Emily Kanellos, Reporter

May 3, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

After starting the competition season in February, Convent & Stuart Hall’s varsity badminton teams have begun preparations for their Senior Night on Thursday and the Bay Counties League Championships on Friday. Some team members could possibly continue to the NCS tournament on May 13, depending o...

Sophomores give speeches as Cold War figures

Sophomores give speeches as Cold War figures

Cassie Eskicioglu, Reporter

May 2, 2017


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A history class project had sophomores giving speeches as prominent Cold War figures, which modeled the divergent perspectives held by the various countries who were affected by the era's geopolitical tension. The project had multiple components, which included researching a country during the C...

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