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Online users take the web for social justice

Online users take the web for social justice

Neely Metz, Features Editor

September 26, 2016


Filed under Features

While high schoolers are often unable to take part in large-scale political or social issues in the real world, the internet is giving teens more opportunities to use their voice to spark change. “I think students should try to take action both in the real world and online,” senior Izzy Ponteco...

The Digital Rabbit Hole

The Digital Rabbit Hole

September 26, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Features

From keyboard warriors to users with over 1,000 followers — web culture may be dominating surrounding society, one post at a time.

Headphone policy aims to promote socialization

Headphone policy aims to promote socialization

Claire Devereux, Senior Reporter

September 23, 2016


Filed under Features

A new school policy at both Convent and Stuart Hall high schools asks students to abstain from using headphones in communal areas on campus in an effort to improve school culture and community engagement. “The request is made in support of community and the value of being present with one anothe...

Juniors, seniors have opportunity to support upcoming election

Juniors, seniors have opportunity to support upcoming election

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor

August 26, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Features, News

A representative from the San Francisco Department of Elections spoke with juniors and seniors during class meetings today about an opportunity to work at polling places on Election Day. “To make the election run, we depend on our high school volunteers,” Election Clerk Clint Wolfrom said. “...

Summer time puts students to work

Summer time puts students to work

Neely Metz, Features Editor

August 19, 2016


Filed under Features

From service trips to taking classes, summer break time was used productively in the case of student camp counselors, college course attendees and travelers. Summertime volunteering is done by many students as a way to meet the 100 hour community service graduation requirement without the time con...

Schools personalize Network tradition

Schools personalize Network tradition

India Thieriot, Assistant Copy Editor

May 18, 2016


Filed under Features

Festive wristbands labelled “CSH Congé 2016” and confetti flew across the aisles of the Syufy Theatre on March 23 as a clip of a roller coaster played on the big screen. Nearly every Sacred Heart school in the United States plans an annual Congé, “time off” or “holiday” in French, a Sac...

Young models hit the books, while building them

Young models hit the books, while building them

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Features

As they finish up high school and approach college, a trio of teen models begin to consider whether or not they are ready to commit to a career in the fashion industry. Junior Hailey Long was approached by a modeling agent while shopping with her mom when she was 13-years-old — she signed soon after. “...

Women dare to go bare

Women dare to go bare

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Features

A movement spearheaded by an actress and advocated by a teenager is taking the nation by storm — centering around the female anatomy. Free the Nipple, a gender equality movement, emphasizes the right women hold to be topless and breastfeed legally in public. “You can see naked women in magazin...

‘Promposals’ go beyond tradition

‘Promposals’ go beyond tradition

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

May 17, 2016


Filed under Features

From the stereotypical poster and flowers to a live musical performance, high school students entered the “promposal season,” finding creative ways to ask their dates to prom — but “going stag” remained an ever-present option for some. “Going to prom is a rite of passage,” junior Mackenzie Maly,...

Chewing on food for thought

Chewing on food for thought

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

March 16, 2016


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Although teens may try to maximize their performance in school by getting an adequate amount of sleep and reviewing class notes, they might not know that their diet can also be crucial to academic success, affecting how their brain functions. “Everything that we put into our body affects the function ...

Marijuana-infused edibles are a dangerous alternative to smoking

Marijuana-infused edibles are a dangerous alternative to smoking

Kendra Harvey, Managing Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under Features

As the first state to legalize recreational marijuana, Colorado anticipated the seemingly non threatening drug to generate more government revenue, but they didn’t anticipate serious repercussions for their actions. Coloradans recently heard reports of edibles, marijuana infused foods, causing a man...

Social media protects consumers

Social media protects consumers

Asha Khanna, Senior Reporter

March 16, 2016


Filed under Features

Sophomore Tess Wilmoth was scrolling through her Instagram feed when she saw a post of a mascara she was interested in buying, but reading the comments changed her opinion. “The packaging said you would get long and thick eyelashes, and it was supposed to make them natural looking,” Wilmoth sa...

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