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George Saunders visits school community

George Saunders visits school community

Mary Perez, Senior Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Convent & Stuart Hall welcomed the 2017 Booker Man Prize winner George Saunders today for a special assembly and classroom visits. Saunders discussed topics such as the impact of religion on his writing and his writing process, including his first novel,“Lincoln in the Bardo.” “Hear...

Lights, curtains, action

Lights, curtains, action

Gabriella Vulakh, Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under News

With pastel lights and a few bone-chilling screams, Convent & Stuart Hall’s fall production of Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” will set the stage of Syufy Theatre to 17th century Salem, Massachusetts. The 1953 play dramatizes the Salem Witch Trials, which prosecutes people accusing and co...

Ugandan author visits campus

Ugandan author visits campus

Asha Khanna & Claire Kosewic, Editors-in-Chief

November 2, 2017


Filed under News

Betty Ogiel, an alumna of Sacred Heart Schools Kangole Senior Secondary School and St. Charles Lwanga Girls Training Center Kalungu in Uganda, visited Oct. 23 as part of her United States book tour. Ogiel’s memoir “Against All Odds” chronicles her life as an orphan and details her commitmen...

Induction ceremony for NHS moves to fall

Induction ceremony for NHS moves to fall

Mary Perez, Senior Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under News

The National Honor Society inducted a select group of juniors and seniors last Friday, moving the traditionally spring ceremony to the fall. “NHS has always been a spring thing where sophomores, juniors and seniors are all allowed to apply,” math teacher Jordan Lewis, who was part of the student se...

Get your head in the game

Get your head in the game

Grace Ainslie, News Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness

The gym was filled with the sound of bouncing balls and squeaking shoes as basketball open gyms started this Wednesday. “Open gyms are optional,” Athletic Director Elena De Santis said. “It’s good for all athletes to get to know each other if they haven’t been out there or start getting their...

PSAT memes become tradition

Asha Khanna, Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

After sitting through more than three hours of the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test yesterday, some students rushed to their phones to check the test memes, which have become a trend over the past few years. “They mostly make jokes out of the reading comprehension section,” sophomore B...

Second shuttle to be added tomorrow

Second shuttle to be added tomorrow

Asha Khanna, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2017


Filed under News

A second shuttle will run during passing periods starting tomorrow in an effort to reduce overcrowded buses and missing class time. “I haven’t been on time to a single ethics class, which is at Stuart Hall, all year,” junior Isabella Bermejo said about her H period class. “Seats that are mean...

Surf Club holds meeting

Surf Club holds meeting

Grace Ainslie, News Editor

September 29, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

The newly coed Surf Club had its first meeting of the year during lunch. “It was very successful,” club head Jemima Scott said. “We had a lot of the new members come from a bunch of different grades, and we had all the guys come as well.” Along with Scott, Stuart Hall Senior Jonny Forman is club hea...

Food on Fillmore

Food on Fillmore

Grace Ainslie, News Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Students tired of repetitious food and beverages choices can now dine at several new storefronts recently opened around the Broadway Campus. Two years after announcing that it would take over the old Tully’s Coffee’s location at 2453 Fillmore St., Blue Bottle Coffee Company finally opened its doors in June. All caffeine...

Climate change calls for international response

Climate change calls for international response

Editorial Board

September 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Communities ripped apart by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma can focus on little but immediate recovery efforts, but climate scientists see the devastating storms as ominous warning signs of what is to come as global warming increasingly threatens the planet. While climate change is not directly linked ...

Home (not so) sweet home

Home (not so) sweet home

Asha Khanna, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

My biggest worry the two weeks before Senior Year began was cramming in my summer reading. My dad’s — just over 30 years ago — was immigrating to America. A year prior to moving, his parents, brother and he filed their immigration request forms, adding their names to the infinitely long waiting list ...

Natural disasters affect Network schools

Natural disasters affect Network schools

Cece Giarman and Asha Khanna

September 28, 2017


Filed under A & E

While Convent & Stuart Hall come to the end of their the month of school, students from across the country at the Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart of Houston and Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart in Miami face a completely different mid-September checkpoint. As the first major hurricane...

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