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‘Nude’ not so nude for all

Josephine Rozzelle, Sports Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The Band-Aid brand, cosmetic manufacturers and undergarment businesses pride themselves on products that camouflage to one’s skin, however they do not have everyone’s skin in mind. A lack of diversity in skin tone shades plagues many companies, sending the message that the flesh tone of the audienc...

Exercising our Rights

Claire Kosewic, Editor in Chief

September 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“Congress shall make no law…abridging the freedom of speech.” Ten words, written into the First Amendment to the Constitution by James Madison over 200 years ago, became the subject of controversy in recent weeks when the right-wing group Patriot Prayer attempted to host a rally in decidedly...

Steering away from a license

Steering away from a license

Mason Cooney, Assistant Features Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under Features

While high schoolers in the ’90’s movie “Clueless” hustled to get their driver’s licenses once they turned 16, many teens are tending to hold off until much later to start driving. “I haven’t had much time in the past two years to get a license,” alumna Neely Metz (’17) said. ...

Helping hands

Helping hands

India Theriot, News Editor

May 9, 2017


Filed under Features, Sacred Heart

For seniors who were experiencing difficulty deciding between colleges, reaching out for direct help was as easy as sending a text or having a phone call with an alumna who was in the same position only a few years earlier. “Grace reached out to me a couple months ago when she was deciding between a ...

Sophomores discuss genocide in preparation for upcoming unit

Sophomores discuss genocide in preparation for upcoming unit

Anna Doggett, Reporter

March 21, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores spent today's lunch period learning how to think and talk sensitively and critically about genocide, in preparation for the Responses to Oppression course's upcoming unit on the Holocaust. "You could talk about genocide purely historically," theology teacher Paul Pryor Lorentz, who spoke t...

Ethics inspire veganism

Ethics inspire veganism

Mason Cooney and Laura Mogannam

March 9, 2017


Filed under Features

Dominating Instagram feeds, headlines and recipes, San Franciscans are increasingly embracing veganism for a more ethically, environmentally, healthy or religiously-conscious lifestyle. “You're completely changing your diet and everything you're used to, so it’s hard,” sophomore Emmy Sobol, who has ...

App-pealing trends

App-pealing trends

India Theriot, News Editor

March 9, 2017


Filed under Features

After watching her older cousin attentively navigate a multi-colored ball through different obstacles on his phone while they sat in the back seat during a road trip, freshman Caroline Thompson decided to give gaming application Color Switch a try. Grossing over 125 million downloads worldwide, the...

Senior joins ‘forces’ with the police force

Senior joins ‘forces’ with the police force

India Theriot, News Editor

February 1, 2017


Filed under Features

While many of her classmates lace-up cleats for soccer practice or pack up rackets for tennis, senior Sarah Hong steps into her black tactical boots before heading over to the San Francisco Police Department Headquarters in Mission Bay. Hong learned about the San Francisco Police Activities League Law Enfo...

Chapel makes space for reflection of last week’s events

Chapel makes space for reflection of last week’s events

Claire Devereux and Claire Kosewic

January 23, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, News

Today’s chapel theme, “Courage and Voice” focused on the sophomores experiences on the President’s annual Costa Rica trip, while also addressing the presidential inauguration and the subsequent displays of “voice.” L.I.F.E. Director Sergio Vasquez led the service, which began with some context about the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the courageous journey St. Philippine Duchesne undertook to bring girls’ education to the United States. Vasquez then related Duchesne’s experience on the ship Rebecca to t...

Power teens

Neely Metz, Features Editor

December 9, 2016


Filed under Features

Filling Instagram feeds and Snapchat stories with product advertisements, trademarked styles and “hot” trends, teen celebrities can influence the life and mind of youth, leading many to feel pressure to abide by unrealistic beauty expectations to be as “flawless” as their famous counterparts appea...

Sexual assault and cyberbullying laws presented in assembly

Sexual assault and cyberbullying laws presented in assembly

Anna Doggett and Cece Giarman

October 28, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Assembly today honed in on teaching the audience about sexual and social media misconduct, and included details of legal rights as well as state and federal laws. Matt Kramer spoke on behalf of the international law firm Skadden and Arps  about connections between sexual assault and cyberbullying. Kramer described possible consequ...

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...

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