The Broadview

Students make a difference in blood donations

Students make a difference in blood donations

February 7, 2012


Filed under Features

Sophia Redfern Reporter The first of two semi-annual blood drives for Blood Centers of the Pacific on the SHHS campus collected 27 pints of blood from Sacred Heart students, faculty and staff. “I wanted to help somebody,” senior Naomi Kunstler said. “I’m also lucky to be healthy eno...

‘Half the Sky’ challenges students, faculty to action

‘Half the Sky’ challenges students, faculty to action

February 7, 2012


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Claire Fahy sports editor While a Christmas reading assignment may not seem exciting or enticing to many students, the undertaking of the school community to complete Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn’s New York Times Bestseller “Half the Sky” by the dawn of the second semester was more...

Taiwanese students visit Sacred Heart schools

Taiwanese students visit Sacred Heart schools

January 19, 2012


Filed under Breaking News

A group of Taiwanese students is making its second stop of their 23-day United States tour at Schools of the Sacred Heart this week, attending a CSH basketball game, eating pizza and performing for the elementary schools. Twenty-nine sophomores from 10 different schools from Taipei area are visiting Sacred Heart schools and tourist attractions in the Bay Area...

Chilean exchange students come to SF

Chilean exchange students come to SF

February 17, 2011


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Mika Esquivel Varela Reporter Two students from a school in Chile — one of whom got more than she bargained for — are auditing classes at CSH through early March. Carolina Allende, a junior from Villa Maria Academy in Santiago, developed appendicitis and had to have surgery during the second...

Students vote for new uniform skirts

Students vote for new uniform skirts

January 26, 2011


Filed under Breaking News, News

Isabelle Pinard Reporter Students got their first look at new uniform skirt options at at Principal’s Meeting Monday morning, then voted for the new skirt later int he day. “I think its time to update the uniform, but the student body should definitely participate in the selection process ...

Students view open-heart surgery

January 25, 2011


Filed under Breaking News, News, Showcase

Stephanie Gee Reporter Physiology students  had a rare opportunity on Wednesday to not only observe live open-heart surgery, but to view to procedure side-by-side the surgeons. Students arrived at Kaiser Permanente at 6:50 a.m. Before going into the operating room, they were given a lecture ...

Convent Elementary students cheer on JV basketball

January 20, 2011


Filed under Showcase, Sports & Fitness

Liz Smith and Claire Fahy Asst. Sports Editors JV basketball’s rival game against University inspired fandom in the second and third grade Convent Elementary School students last night, with the younger girls decorating lockers, sharing bags of candy and cheering during the game to show their su...

New exam dates align CSH and SHHS calendars

New exam dates align CSH and SHHS calendars

December 14, 2010


Filed under Opinion

Katy Hallowell Reporter Students have traditionally spent past holiday breaks cramming for the final exams facing them upon return to school in the New Year, but this year’s new exam schedule will allow students to finally enjoy their hard earned break. Semester exams are taking place this week before Chri...

Freshmen organize day in honor of mothers

October 29, 2010


Filed under Features

Claire Fahy Asst. Sports Editor The Freshmen Class hosted a Mass and brunch for CSH and SHHS students and their mothers Sunday morning to celebrate the Feast of Mater Admerabilis. “This tradition is a wonderful way to bring the two schools together – both mothers and students in celebration of Mater...

Convent graduate becomes substitute teacher

Convent graduate becomes substitute teacher

October 29, 2010


Filed under News, Showcase

Aggie Kruse Reporter Alumna Alison Groeger (’00) has returned to Convent 10 years and one doctorate in molecular pharmacology later — this time to teach rather than learn. “I love being involved in this community again,” Groeger said. “After graduate school, I wanted to get more int...

Alumna remembered in memorial Mass on campus

Alumna remembered in memorial Mass on campus

October 27, 2010


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Sara Kloepfer Managing Editor Students, teachers, family and friends gathered in the Chapel Oct. 20 to celebrate the life of Ariana Riordan (’08) with a memorial Mass. Riordan, 20, died Oct. 3 due to complications from cystic fibrosis. Her lifelong battle with the disease kept her home from sch...

Assembly celebrates Sacred Heart traditions, spirit

Assembly celebrates Sacred Heart traditions, spirit

August 30, 2010


Filed under Breaking News, News

Zoe Newcomb Editor-in-Chief Convent of the Sacred Heart and Stuart Hall High Schools gathered this morning in Syufy Theatre for an assembly highlighting what it means to be a part of the international network of Sacred Heart schools. Theology department chair Julia Arce began the assemb...

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