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Sophomores conclude art movement exploration unit

Sophomores conclude art movement exploration unit

Arianna Nassiri, Reporter

February 26, 2018


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After three weeks of presentations, sophomore Art Foundations II students completed their unit on Modern & Contemporary Art Theory today. “This unit was very eye-opening for me,” Julianna Ovalle said. “I had no idea how many groups one could divide art into, and what each movement was inspi...

High school and elementary students pair in robotics project

High school and elementary students pair in robotics project

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

January 11, 2018


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Underclassmen taking the robotics elective spent their last class periods helping fourth graders from Convent Elementary build simple circuits in the Sparks Studio. “Helping the fourth-grade girls has been really fun,” sophomore Arlena Jackson said. “It’s nice to help other pe...

Sophomore Class learns QiGong

Sophomore Class learns QiGong

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

December 6, 2017


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Sophomores spent their World Religions class practicing QiGong, an Eastern self-healing practice, to wrap up their unit on Taoism.  “This practice helped me understand the unit because it let me experience a part of Taoism,” sophomore Annabelle Applegarth said. “It was helpf...

Theology classes meditate with mandalas

Theology classes meditate with mandalas

Gabriella Vulakh, Reporter

November 6, 2017


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WEB EXCLUSIVE Sophomore students drew mandalas inspired by Tibetan Buddhism as part of their World Religions theology class’ unit on Buddhism. “Mandalas are a key part of the spiritual technology of Tibetan Buddhism,” theology teacher Kate McMichael said. “Mandalas express the center of the un...

Sophomores learn about healthy relationships

Sophomores learn about healthy relationships

Sophia Aeby, Reporter

November 3, 2017


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WEB EXCLUSIVE The sophomore class learned about healthy relationships and the prevention of domestic violence and sexual assault during Class Meetings this morning. The Youth Program manager Zephira Derblich-Milea at Shalom Bayit, has been teaching for over 13 years and has brought awareness to d...

Sophomores spend retreat supporting the Tenderloin

Sophomores spend retreat supporting the Tenderloin

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

September 15, 2017


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Convent & Stuart Hall sophomores participated in a class retreat at St. Anthony’s dining hall and social services facility in San Francisco's Tenderloin district Friday, where students worked in different departments that benefit different parts of the community. “It was really nice to just talk to people...

Class reps and faculty discuss student storage shortage

Class reps and faculty discuss student storage shortage

Arianna Nassiri, Reporter

September 13, 2017


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After numerous complaints regarding the removal of lockers from Siboni and the remodeling of the junior-senior locker room, class representatives were asked to meet with various faculty and staff members regarding the effectiveness and importance of student storage areas. “I have a textbook for every class and I d...

Sophomore English classes attend performance of ‘black odyssey’

Sophomore English classes attend performance of ‘black odyssey’

Mary Perez, Senior Reporter

August 31, 2017


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Sophomores will be attending "black odyssey" tonight at the California Shakespeare Theater in Orinda to start off their unit studying Shakespeare's work. "Black odyssey," written by playwright Marcus Gardley, follows the story of Ulysses Lincoln, a soldier trying to return home from war, who is presumed...

Computer II class celebrates semester end

Computer II class celebrates semester end

Emily Kanellos, Reporter

May 25, 2017


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The Computer II class celebrated their last class of the semester with an in-class breakfast featuring coffee, donuts, and bagels.    Computer teacher Doug Grant initially planned for a final test, but he decided against it when the class scored well on a test a week ago, proving their comprehensio...

Sophomores end school year with Capstone Project

Sophomores end school year with Capstone Project

Cece Giarman, Reporter

May 23, 2017


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Whether finalizing research papers or practicing presentations, sophomores are spending the week in preparation  for their Hislish final, the third annual Capstone Project. The Capstone Project gives students a chance to research a form of modern oppression they find most interesting and present the...

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


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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...

Sophomores look forward to annual Costa Rica trip

Sophomores look forward to annual Costa Rica trip

Emily Kanellos, Reporter

January 11, 2017


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Sophomores and faculty chaperones gathered in the Little Theater today during lunch for an informational and celebratory Costa Rica trip meeting. Juniors from both Convent and Stuart Hall answered any questions sophomores had and shared past experiences. “The purpose of the trip is mostly to bu...

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