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Courses to resume online for high school students on Wednesday

Courses to resume online for high school students on Wednesday

Alina Kushner, Reporter

March 15, 2020

As COVID-19 spreads through the country and with 37 confirmed cases in San Francisco as of 10 a.m. today, Convent & Stuart Hall is transitioning to online learning as means of students and teachers to maintain social distancing. Students will be participating in their classes online using Zoom, a gr...

Virus causes global health emergency

Virus causes global health emergency

Caroline Thompson, Copy Editor

February 15, 2020

Although there have been no cases of COVID-19, commonly referred to as the coronavirus, in San Francisco, the international outbreak of the virus has affected many members of the Sacred Heart community’s families and friends living abroad. COVID-19 is a member of coronaviruses, a large family of...

Primaries present opportunities for youth involvement

Primaries present opportunities for youth involvement

Adele Bonomi and Tabitha Parent

February 15, 2020

The March 3 California presidential primary and local elections present an opportunity for seniors to vote for the first time, but all high school students can get involved in the election process.   “I’m eager to vote for the first time in the primaries because in order to have a funct...

Sorting it out

Sorting it out

Grace Krumplitsch, Web Editor

February 14, 2020

The Broadway Campus cafeteria is flooded daily with over a thousand students and faculty carrying plates, utensils, cups and bowls labeled “compostable” in an effort to foster an ecologically sustainable school community, but when the green bins get picked up and processed in facilities, many compostable...

World affairs take stage

World affairs take stage

Paige Retajczyk, Reporter

February 14, 2020

After weeks of preparing their position papers, Model United Nations club members will argue their cases at their next conference at University of California, Berkeley on March 6-8.  Model UN, a student-run club, teaches members debate skills as they emulate United Nations meetings. Students act as...

State of the Union prompts reactions amongst students, faculty

State of the Union prompts reactions amongst students, faculty

Tabitha Parent, Senior Reporter

February 5, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students and faculty discussed their reactions throughout the school day to President Trump’s third State of the Union Address which he delivered last night to a joint session of Congress and a nationally televised audience.   “The State of the Union is constitutionally mandated ...

Students react to ongoing Impeachment trial

Students react  to ongoing Impeachment trial

Mackenna Moslander, Reporter

January 31, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE As the verdict of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump looms, Convent & Stuart Hall students are discussing the national news in their classrooms.  The trial in the Senate will determine whether or not Trump will be removed from his Position as President of the United...

Soccer fans to receive free scarves at Thursday’s game

Soccer fans to receive free scarves at Thursday’s game

Nina Gutierrez, Reporter

January 15, 2020

The first 200 attendees who come to support Convent's varsity soccer game Thursday Jan. 16 will receive a rally scarf. Convent will be playing Drew School on Field #1 at Beach Chalet at 4 p.m. “The athletic department has tried to start each season having a game to celebrate the fans coming and s...

Sophomores study the Civil War

Sophomores study the Civil War

Paige Retajczyk, Reporter

January 13, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE History teacher Michael Stafford taught U.S. History students about the Civil War through a documentary during H period today. Students watched one episode of the show “The Civil War” by Ken Burns. Each documentary-style episode is one hour long discussing stories and facts about the...

Teenagers can choose to donate, but don’t

Teenagers can choose to donate, but don’t

Gabriella Vulakh, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2019

Depending on socio-economic class, teenagers are often the population with the most expendable income, as they are not providing for their families or supporting themselves through school and other extracurricular activities, yet many teenagers do not set aside allowance or job money for charities....

It’s Tik Tok time?

It’s Tik Tok time?

Gray Timberlake, Editor-in-Chief

December 12, 2019

When senior Malinalli Cervantes created a TikTok that went viral, her primary focus was not the potential security issues she could have created for herself. The TikTok app allows users to post 15 second videos that are typically set to popular music or “sounds.” Videos become “Tik-Tok famous,” like...

Individual impact matters

Individual impact matters

Gabriella Vulakh, Editor-in-Chief

October 7, 2019

The Global Climate Strikes two weeks ago helped many individuals realize that they can participate in promoting environmental issues at the local level and individually take action to reduce their carbon footprint. "Everything that we do has an impact on the ecosystem in ways we can't even imagine,”...

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