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Award winning poet and author shares importance of writing, poetry

Award winning poet and author shares importance of writing, poetry

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Self-proclaimed “wandering poet” spoke about the power of poetry and writing with CSH and SHHS this morning during assembly in Syufy Theatre, reading from her own published works and other select pieces. Naomi Shihab Nye, who has published over 30 volumes of poetry and prose and received num...

Annual Congé celebrated at Six Flags

Annual Congé celebrated at Six Flags

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

March 23, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

Cheers exploded in Syufy Theatre as Student Body Council announced the annual Congé celebration with wristbands and confetti guns during a senior presentation. “The girls’ Student Council put extra effort in our announcement because we know that's one of the most exciting parts,” Student Body Pr...

Chewing on food for thought

Chewing on food for thought

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under Features

Although teens may try to maximize their performance in school by getting an adequate amount of sleep and reviewing class notes, they might not know that their diet can also be crucial to academic success, affecting how their brain functions. “Everything that we put into our body affects the function ...

From classrooms to courts: Teachers coach variety of sports

From classrooms to courts: Teachers coach variety of sports

Neely Metz, Copy Editor

March 15, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness

After a day of being active in the classroom, many teachers replace their formal work clothes with t-shirts and athletic shorts to coach a school sport. “I ran track for a little while in high school, and it was something I really enjoyed,” math teacher Amy Leaver, who coaches track and field, s...

Parent Association prepares for largest annual event

Parent Association prepares for largest annual event

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor

March 15, 2016


Filed under News

Out-of-the-box themes on websites and school buildings such as “Do you believe in Magic?” issue a call to action by a powerhouse cooperative that raises over half a million dollars annually for all four schools. “Everybody in the four schools can come to participate in our events,” Parent Associ...

Staff members reflect on personal media-related experiences during Scholastic Journalism Week

Staff members reflect on personal media-related experiences during Scholastic Journalism Week

Neely Metz and Kristina Cary

February 26, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Interactives

As Scholastic Journalism Week nears the end, staff on The Broadview have time to reflect on what journalism means to them. The annual week extends from Feb. 21-27, and is sponsored and scheduled by the Journalism Education Association. The event is meant to encourage young journalists to learn and exercis...

Shirt sale funds upcoming championship basketball game

Shirt sale funds upcoming championship basketball game

Claire Devereux, Reporter

February 23, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Student Body council displayed t-shirts featuring a knight dribbling a basketball and “The Hall” written on the side of the shirt during a sale to support of Stuart Hall's varsity basketball game during lunch. “It's always fun when you go to these things and there is a cohesive look for everyon...

Essay contest winners announced

Essay contest winners announced

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

February 12, 2016


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

All grades gathered in Syufy Theater wearing dress uniform this morning to await the announcement of the winners of the Kate Chopin Writing Contest. The annual contest concludes the Kate Chopin Writing Festival which featured New York Times bestselling author Vanessa Diffenbaugh as a speaker and guest judge. “We ...

Ash Wednesday chapel addresses sacrifice, otherness

Ash Wednesday chapel addresses sacrifice, otherness

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

February 10, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Voices chanting “hold us in your mercy” reverberated around the Chapel today during the Ash Wednesday Service. The service, which did not occur last year due to overlap with Winter Break, included biblical readings and a student testimonial from each grade about the meaning of Lent. “I ...

Women prove they can be prominent in male-dominated fields.

Women prove they can be prominent in male-dominated fields.

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

February 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Senate session on Capitol Hill last Tuesday was unconventional not because a major blizzard had taken place the weekend before, but because only female Senators and pages were present. “As we convene this morning, you look around the chamber, the presiding officer is female,” Sen. Lisa Murk...

Athletes must take risks at the expense of injury

Athletes must take risks at the expense of injury

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

February 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Pop. It's the sound that athletes fear every time they step on the field or court. We have heard so many stories about athletes like Derrick Rose and Tom Brady tearing an Anterior Cruciate Ligament and being taken away from the sport they love for surgery and months of rehabilitation. ...

Breaking the fast

Breaking the fast

Kendra Harvey, Managing Editor

February 5, 2016


Filed under Sports & Fitness, Sports Showcase

A sleepy teenager’s growling stomach at the end of first period and her filling up on sugary, fatty foods can be attributed to staying up past midnight doing homework, sleeping through her alarm, rushing to get ready in the morning and skipping a crucial breakfast. Yet, finding time to eat a protein-filled br...

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