The Broadview

Muni begins release of new trains

Muni begins release of new trains

Cece Giarman, Web Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under News

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency has started its largest renovation in over 30 years as it begins to gradually introduce a new fleet of low-maintenance trains to the public. The local community contributed ideas for the new vehicle developments in rider safety including improved brak...

Time out

Time out

Cassie Eskicioglu, Senior Reporter

March 22, 2018


Filed under News

The Junior Class retreat scheduled for Friday will be moved to a yet-to-be-determined date so all students and faculty can attend Stuart Hall High School’s varsity basketball state championship game, but the purpose for the retreat will remain the same — to take a break from school life. “The...

The last straw

Cassie Eskicioglu, Senior Reporter

March 22, 2018


Filed under News

As waste builds up in America’s landfills, California lawmakers are aiming to help reduce trash levels by lowering the use of plastic straws, specifically in restaurants. Democratic Assemblyman Ian Calderon has proposed a bill prohibiting restaurants from serving customers straws, unless they are specifical...

Opinion: Letting history repeat itself

Opinion: Letting history repeat itself

Asha Khanna & Claire Kosewic, Editors-in-Chief

March 14, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Opinion

WEB EXCLUSIVE As thousands of students across the nation left their classes just before 10 a.m. today, several others chose to remain at their desks, saying that walkouts are ineffectual methods of protest which do not generate any tangible change. But the March For Our Lives organization and the stude...

Community celebrates International Women’s Day

Community celebrates International Women’s Day

Caroline Thompson

March 9, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News

WEB EXCLUSIVE Communities across the world celebrated International Women’s Day, a day aimed to highlight the strength, unity and accomplishments of women across the globe. “Being a woman to me means being able to combine a caring and loving spirit with a firm head and a generous heart,” Head...

Students choose classes for next year

Students choose classes for next year

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

February 27, 2018


Filed under News

WEB EXCLUSIVE The courses for the 2018-2019 school year were released in early February, and students were allowed to begin registering for classes on February 15. “It took a long time for me to finalize my course requests, especially when it came to deciding which level I wanted to take of each subject,...

Time to speak up

Time to speak up

Grace Ainslie & Asha Khanna

February 8, 2018


Filed under News

A seemingly average lesson with a popular San Francisco-area driving instructor turned into an uncomfortable situation for Ellie Miller Hall ’07 when he told her to pull into a rest stop off of the highway to observe traffic patterns. “We got out of the car, went up there, talked about it, and th...

‘Lend me your ears’

‘Lend me your ears’

Grace Ainslie, News Editor

January 25, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Room 302 acted as The Globe Theatre this afternoon as nine girls auditioned for The Shakespeare Monologue Competition during lunch. “[The competition] is a way for us to celebrate Shakespeare,” English teacher Julia Arce, who judged the audition, said. “It is also a way for studen...

Lice outbreak addressed

Lice outbreak addressed

Grace Ainslie, News Editor

January 10, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE A line of students extended into the Center this morning as the girls waited to get their hair checked for lice in Athletic Director Elena De Santis’ office. The school scheduled checks  after confirmation of multiple students with active cases of head lice. “I was scratching my...

All hands in

All hands in

Cece Giarman, Web Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under Sports & Fitness

Before every regatta, junior Camilla Sigmund joins her rowing team in a pre-race ritual, taking three deep breaths and passing a handshake from one team member to the next along the side of the boat. Rituals, the different actions completed around a meaningful event, not only have practical results o...

Finding common ground

Finding common ground

Asha Khanna, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Endorsing political candidates with histories of sexual assault allegations has apparently become a pattern. At least nine women have publicly accused Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore of Alabama of sexually assaulting them, most cases occurring when the victims were minors. Disregarding the...

Christmas in the City

Christmas in the City

Olivia Mohun, City Life Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under A & E

Home to hundreds of stores meeting most holiday shopping needs and a host of dining options from upscale restaurants to grab-and-go cafés, Downtown San Francisco offers an array of attractions. The downtown area is divided into multiple neighborhoods including Union Square, Market Street, and the ...

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