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Wharf entices tourists, locals

Wharf entices tourists, locals

Olivia Mohun, City Life Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Features

Bustling with city visitors, street performers, food vendors and a variety of museums and stores, the waterfront’s Fisherman’s Wharf can easily furnish a fun afternoon for anyone, even the most naysaying native San Franciscan. At the epicenter of the district lies Pier 39, a wooden boardwalk boastin...

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...

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...

Skin color comes in all tones

Skin color comes in all tones

Asha Khanna, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Just like most teeenagers, I like to wear, buy and try new makeup. But the simple daily ritual is easily ruined everytime I walk into the drugstore or Sephora. It has come to the point where I just laugh when I see brands that carry five or six foundations, and all of them are light — except fo...

Publication recognizes student cartoonists in national contest

Publication recognizes student cartoonists in national contest

Mason Cooney and Josephine Rozzelle

January 19, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Slideshows, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE While randomly searching her name on Google, junior Cece Giarman stumbled upon her name in the New York Times 2016 Editorial Cartoon Contest, realizing she was one of four Convent students who placed in the competition. Last year’s Sophomore Class entered the competition as part of...

Spill the tea

Spill the tea

Olivia Mohun, City Life Editor

January 15, 2018


Filed under A & E

Throughout time, tea has been a common staple in society, drawing connections between divergent cultures across the globe. A hotbed for coffeehouses and juice bars, San Francisco also offers dozens of local hubs for tea fanatics to satisfy their cravings. Located in the heart of Golden Gate Park bes...

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 ...

Mission offers rich culture, community

Mission offers rich culture, community

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under A & E, Features

The Mission district is one of the Bay Area’s most thriving neighborhoods, filled with music, murals, food and an abundance of retail opportunities. The Mission stays true to its Hispanic history with a plethora of taquerias lining the district’s blocks. For old-school Mission-style Mexican food, head to award-w...

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