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Convent and San Francisco strive to be more eco-friendly

Convent and San Francisco strive to be more eco-friendly

Laura Mogannam and Olivia Mohun
October 21, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Students learned about San Francisco’s goal to become a greener city and have zero waste during espacio at today’s assembly. Paul Pryor Lorentz, theology teacher and one of Convent’s environmental ambassadors, presented a video highlighting the management of trash in San Francisco. “I...

Photoshoot brings worldwide talent to Vallejo Street

Photoshoot brings worldwide talent to Vallejo Street

Jordan Russell and Mary Perez
October 18, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Photographers and models from all over the world crowded Vallejo Street today just below the Siboni Center for Arts and Sciences to take part in a photo shoot for Asics sportswear. “[Vallejo] has a good sidewalk and those really steep stairs, so [we] are at this location for the interesting per...

Language programs adopt new teaching resource

Language programs adopt new teaching resource

Mason Cooney and Kira Daley
October 13, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Some language teachers utilize a new interactive Quizlet website called Quizlet Live as a fun and engaging way for students to learn vocabulary. “It’s like a game. I thought for a second that I would get all the answers wrong and it would be all embarrassing, but it’s actually really, really...

Broadway Café Celebrates Vegetarian Awareness Month

Broadway Café Celebrates Vegetarian Awareness Month

Cassie Eskicioglu and Anna Doggett
October 12, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

The Broadway Café added more healthy and sustainable lunch options for all lifestyles in celebration of Vegetarian Awareness month. Executive Chef Christina Perkins took initiative in starting Meatless Mondays to introduce the Sacred Heart community to vegetarian options versus mainly meat choices. ...

Sophomores present Cultural Imperialism projects

Sophomores present Cultural Imperialism projects

Cece Giarman and Emily Kanellos
October 11, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores wrapped up their Cultural Imperialism unit today by presenting their completed projects during history class. “We are studying trading between European and Asian countries in the 16th and 17th centuries when Europeans were seeking greater trade with China, Japan and India,” history teacher Michael Stafford said. “The issues we talk about specificall...

World Teachers’ Day prompts honor for faculty

World Teachers’ Day prompts honor for faculty

Natalia Varni and Jordan Russell
October 5, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Gratitude was shared throughout the halls amongst some students and faculty about “World Teachers’ Day” in recognition for teachers all over the globe.   Some faculty celebrated the teacher appreciation day by recalling why they enjoy teaching. “The thing that I like most is those moment...

Animals blessed in honor of St. Francis

Animals blessed in honor of St. Francis

Mary Perez and Kira Daley
October 4, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Animals of all shapes and sizes came together this morning in front of the Flood Mansion to be blessed in celebration of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. “I thought today’s ceremony was lovely,” Deacon Eddy Gutierrez said. “What I liked best about it was we’re here ...

Dance ends Spirit Week

Dance ends Spirit Week

Grace Ainslie, Assistant Sports Editor
September 30, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Convent and Stuart Hall students wore themed dress this week as a part of Spirit Week leading up to Homecoming Weekend. Each day of Spirit Week had a different theme; Monday was color day, Tuesday was decades day, Wednesday was pajama day, Thursday was full dress for Mass and Friday was school spirit....

Annual Mass brings changes to transportation and dress

Annual Mass brings changes to transportation and dress

Lisabelle Panossian, Editor-in-Chief
September 29, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

The blessing of the school year presented a gender neutral dress uniform option and a much shorter travel time for students, ushering changes to an annual tradition. Student Life Director Devin DeMartini Cooke announced the new option of allowing students to wear black slacks as a substitution for...

Team captains meet to improve leadership skills

Team captains meet to improve leadership skills

Josephine Rozzelle, Senior Reporter
September 28, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Fall sports captains participated in a captains’ meeting today directed by Athletic Director Elena DeSantis. “As captains, they either get voted on or picked by their coaches,” DeSantis said. “They don’t have time to talk about what their goals are and what it means to be a captain, so we...

Sophomores learn about human trafficking, modern-day slavery

Sophomores learn about human trafficking, modern-day slavery

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor
September 27, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores gathered in Syufy Theater during ColLab for a presentation on human trafficking which included a speaker from the UNICEF End Human Trafficking campaign and excerpts from documentary film “Not My Life.” “As we talk about historical conquests and slavery, especially in the United State...

Themed dress days raise spirit for Homecoming

Themed dress days raise spirit for Homecoming

Asha Khanna, Copy Editor
September 26, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

The annual spirit week kicked off today with “color day,” and various themes will follow throughout the week, culminating in two sporting events and a dance. Unlike in previous years, the themes are not split between particular grades, according to student body secretary Dot Wetmore. “At...

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