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Sacred Heart community contributes to earthquake relief

January 15, 2010


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Jovel Queirolo Managing Editor The night news sites reported the recent earthquake in Haiti, members of the Sacred Heart Community reacted with supply drives and ways to donate aid money. The International Aid Club created a website with a report on the disaster, a link to the Red Cross Associat...

Student body preps for exams and special activities

Student body preps for exams and special activities

January 8, 2010


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Jovel Queirolo Managing Editor Student Council and the Deans prepped students on the academic and social activities for next few busy weeks. “All the classes have contributed to a great first semester, but the next few weeks are going to be busy, so pay attention to your class officers and all ...

UCs to increase tuition

December 16, 2009


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Meghan Helms Assistant A&E Editor The California legislator’s 20 percent funding cut of the University of California campuses in response to the state’s current financial crisis is resulting in layoffs, mandatory furlough days and cuts in student services, as well as a 32 percent tuition ...

Schools of the Sacred Heart celebrate the holidays

Schools of the Sacred Heart celebrate the holidays

December 16, 2009


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Rebecca Lee Reporter The Christmas traditions at Convent and Stuart Hall are marked by the singing of traditional French carols and, more recently, activities planned by Sacred Heart alumnae for students and their families. “Christmas activities are predominately for the [Convent] h...

School uniform reflects SH goals, community

December 16, 2009


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Caroline Hearst Reporter When Head of School Andrea Shurley announced an experimental period of free dress after the Thanksgiving chapel, everyone around me burst into applause. No more gray skirts, polos or black tights! The excitement was palpable. Although I eventually joined in the clapping, I could n...

Youth struggle to survive on city streets

Youth struggle to survive on city streets

December 16, 2009


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Jovel Quierolo Managing Editor Luke Burton invites homeless children for dinner every Tuesday night. Over the past three years as a member of the faith-based outreach group The Outer Circle, he has met hundreds of the estimated 1,400 homeless youth living on San Francisco streets, shelters or with ...

Homeless youth overlooked by city

December 16, 2009


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Zoe Newcomb News Editor San Francisco is known for the Golden Gate Bridge, bone-chilling summer fog, the Seven Painted Ladies and cultural diversity. It’s also known for the widespread homelessness that blankets the city. Of the 7,000 homeless said to be living on the streets, it’s estimated 1,4...

Breakfast Club evolves into social time with less structure

Breakfast Club evolves into social time with less structure

October 30, 2009


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by Jovel Queirolo Managing Editor Breakfast Club has evolved from a planned period of coed activities into less structured time for CSH students to spend with the boys from SHHS. “Breakfast Club has changed so much,” said senior Kat Armstrong. “My freshmen year we were all divided into ...

Increasing need puts stress on SF Food Bank

Increasing need puts stress on SF Food Bank

October 30, 2009


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Jovel Quierolo Managing Editor Requests for assistance from the San Francisco Food Bank are up 20 percent this year, and although it is responding with more products and produce than ever, with 192 pantries citywide and a warehouse bustling daily, food is still not being distributed fast enough in large enough quantities to meet steadily climbin...

UC and CSU in fiscal crisis

October 30, 2009


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Meghan Helms Asst. A&E Editor The state’s current financial crisis is increasing tuition while cutting admission and course options in California’s public colleges and universities, making graduation in four years more difficult to achieve. “Admission to a UC or a CSU will be more sel...

Schools of the Sacred Heart celebrate Mater, CSH traditions include reflection, pink popcorn

Schools of the Sacred Heart celebrate Mater, CSH traditions include reflection, pink popcorn

October 30, 2009


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Claire Fahy Reporter Sacred Heart Schools throughout the world celebrated the Feast of Mater on Oct. 20 and throughout the week. A fresco of Mary painted by Sister Pauline Perdau, a Religious of the Sacred Heart novice, resulted in a variety of traditions celebrated by Sacred Heart schools . T...

CSH/SHHS year-long project celebrates Darwin

CSH/SHHS year-long project celebrates Darwin

October 28, 2009


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Zoe Newcomb News Editor Students will participate in breakout sessions and listen to expert panels during a coed event on Nov. 12 focusing on the different facets of evolution. Five scientists and theologians will facilitate the day-long Darwin Project: Exploring Faith and Science, addressing the...

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