The Broadview

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 ...

Improving the egg-conomy

Improving the egg-conomy

Gabriella Vulakh, Senior Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under News

A team of five mechanical engineers from Stanford University, including a Convent alumna, are designing and constructing a solar-powered, poultry egg incubator for Burkina Faso, one of West Africa’s most impoverished countries, in response to its demand for poultry farming. “Poultry farming is the m...

SIA hosts toy drive

SIA hosts toy drive

Gabriella Vulakh, Reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students in Action’s (SIA) Christmas toy drive for victims of the Napa fires officially began today. Students and faculty are invited to bring new unwrapped toys for children with the donors' names taped to the front. “We are doing the toy drive to help aid children and provide them a sense...

George Saunders visits school community

George Saunders visits school community

Mary Perez, Senior Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE 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.” ...

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, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE 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,...

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