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Sophomores present Cultural Imperialism projects

Sophomores present Cultural Imperialism projects

Cece Giarman and Emily Kanellos

October 11, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores wrapped up their Cultural Imperialism unit today by presenting their completed projects during history class. “We are studying trading between European and Asian countries in the 16th and 17th centuries when Europeans were seeking greater trade with China, Japan and India,” history teacher Michael Stafford said. “The issues we talk about specificall...

Sophomores learn about human trafficking, modern-day slavery

Sophomores learn about human trafficking, modern-day slavery

Claire Kosewic, Web Editor

September 27, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Sophomores gathered in Syufy Theater during ColLab for a presentation on human trafficking which included a speaker from the UNICEF End Human Trafficking campaign and excerpts from documentary film “Not My Life.” “As we talk about historical conquests and slavery, especially in the United State...

Sophomores, seniors learn roles of perspective, penitence in the judicial system

Sophomores, seniors learn roles of perspective, penitence in the judicial system

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

November 19, 2015


Filed under A & E, Breaking News, News

Sophomores and seniors took time out of their Hislish and colLab periods to learn about the role that penitence plays in criminal justice, and how perspective is everything in the American judicial system. “It definitely gave us a new perspective and helped to show us that what we are learning h...

Bake sale season continues

Bake sale season continues

Kendra Harvey, Managing Editor

November 17, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, News

Lemonade, oreos and chocolate chip cookies mark another of the sophomores' plan to hold bake sales to fundraise for Christmas celebrations. “So far it has been pretty successful,” sophomore activities director Jilan Powers said. Every Monday leading up to Christmas, hot chocolate sales will be h...

Sophomores conduct mock trial at Superior Court of California

Sophomores conduct mock trial at Superior Court of California

Claire Kosewic, Senior Reporter

September 16, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, News

The sophomore Responses to Oppression ‘Hislish’ class traveled to the Civil Division of the Superior Court of California yesterday and today to hold mock trials, in which the Native Americans sued the Europeans from 1700. "The trial was really an idea of Mr. Stafford's a few years ago when he was...

Sophomores focus on oppression

Sophomores focus on oppression

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

October 3, 2014


Filed under News

Clad in a Convent-branded burgundy sweater, rose-colored trousers and a zebra-print barrette, Samrawit Beyene stood at the front of the classroom and held up her right hand as she faced the teacher and the crowd in front of her, said “I do” and was sworn in to court during a mock trial. Beyene ...

Rising sophomores to visit Costa Rica in January

Rising sophomores to visit Costa Rica in January

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

May 29, 2013


Filed under News, Showcase

Liana Lum Reporter Convent and Stuart Hall’s first immersion, service-focused trip to Costa Rica has been announced for January 2014 for the entire rising Sophomore Class of both CSH and SHHS. "Our school has engaged in global service and immersion for years, though often for a limited number o...

iPads to be adapted into classrooms

iPads to be adapted into classrooms

February 17, 2011


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Zoe Newcomb Editor-in-Chief Rising sophomores and incoming freshman slated to be the first group of students participating in a pilot program integrating Apple Computer’s iPad into select classes, with the goal of making the technology standard for all students within the next few years. “I’m ...

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