The Broadview

iPads debut in lowerclassmen curriculum at CSH

Sophomore Tess Holland studies math by collabrating her iPad and textbook. Freshman and sophomores were given smart covers are able to fold into stands, holding it up for horizontal viewing.

August 30, 2011

Claire Fahy Sports Editor Freshmen and sophomores received iPads in a pilot program introducing tablet technology into the curriculum on Aug. 18-19. “It’s going to change the way we learn things,” sophomore Mika Esquivel-Varela said, “but it’s going to be a challenge not do other things a...

Watch Commencement live on Friday

June 2, 2011

We'll be on-air at about 3:45 p.m. PST to livestream the Class of 2011 Commencement at 4 p.m. on Friday, June 3. Live Streaming by Ustream.TV...

Sophomores break down barriers

May 27, 2011

Becca Seigel Reporter The CHS and SHHS sophomore classes participated in an all-day workshop focusing on relationships, sex and the dynamic between teenagers, complicated by stereotypes present in the media. Facilitator Megan DeBeyer, whose psychological practice centers on parenting and teen...

Four School art show returns to Main Hall

Freshman Margaux Gaede checks out art by Convent seniors displayeed in the Four School art show. The annual show appears in the Main Hall for over a week. Anjali Shrestha | the broadview.

May 27, 2011

Rebecca Lee Reporter The Main Hall was crowded with gray display panels and white blocks, exhibiting paper-mâché masks, oil pastel paintings, sculptures of goddesses and other colorful art pieces for the annual Four School Art Show May 9–20. “My concentration is about soci- ety affecting childho...

Drive supports Japanese earthquake, tsunami relief; Sacred Heart Network schools

There are six Sacred Heart Schools in Japan, all of which survived recent events with minimal damage. Seishin Joshi Daigaku, Seishin Joshi Senmon Gakko, Seishin Joshi Gakuin Sankocho and International School of the Sacred Heart are all located in Tokyo. Fuji Seishin Joshi Gakuin is located in Susono City and Obayashi Seishin Joshi Gakuin in Sapporo. Background photo | Network of Sacred Heart Schools; Graphic | Zoë Newcomb

April 8, 2011

Mika Esquivel-Varela Reporter A student-run relief fund plans to raise money for Red Cross tsunami relief efforts in Japan and show support for the Japanese Sacred Heart Network schools that survived the earthquake and tsunami with minimal damage. “There were three big earthquakes and tsunamis...

Former CEO speaks at CSH

Former CEO speaks at CSH

April 8, 2011

Former Paramount Motion Pictures CEO Sherry Lancing spoke to the senior Women’s Studies and the Freshman Class in the Mother Williams Library on March 17 about her experiences as the first female producer in Hollywood. “She had really good advice about dreams, doing what you want, and following...

Annual class retreats create bonds

Nicole Hivid | the broadview  The Freshman Class will spend the evening of their retreat with retired RSCJ in Atherton where they attend Mass and a barbecue together.

April 8, 2011

Sophia Redfern Reporter Students take a break from everyday classes for their annual class retreats to participate in individualized activities that vary from scaling rock walls to sitting in conversation with Religious of the Sacred Heart (RSCJ) who are retired from active ministry. “The...

UC/CSU systems face serious financial cuts

April 8, 2011

The California State University (CSU) will turn away more than 10,000 applicants from the system this year and raise tuition by 15.5 percent in an attempt to weather the $500 million budget cuts proposed by the state for the 2011-12 fiscal year. “The cuts will impact the quality of the schools,” co...

Consignment clothing store funds scholarships

Anjali Shrestha | the broadview. Freshman Patrick Wong sorts clothes at Seconds to Go as a volunteer. CSH and SHHS students can get community service hours working at the store located on Filmore St.

April 8, 2011

Liz Smith Asst. Sports Editor The eye-catching window display draws customers into the thrift store Seconds-to-Go, and inside the store the racks of clothing and shelves of shoes mean more than consignment sales — every purchase from this boutique goes toward scholarships for the four Schools ...

Resource specialist takes unique approach to tutoring, studies student learning styles

Katy Hallowell | the broadview.  Juniors Taylor Carlson and Solana Boboschi sit in Kievlan's office and discuss grades they recieved on an english paper. Kievlan tutors students in all subjects, and helps them to build effective study habits.

April 8, 2011

A glance into the learning resource specialist’s office across from the freshman-sophomore locker room reveals a smiling face resting on propped elbows, greeting students who walk by with a “Hey, come on in!” Patricia Kievlan, who began working at CSH in the fall, decided to pursue a career in...

Four-school Eco-Council creates local environmental awareness

Natalie Garnett | the broadview

April 8, 2011

Stephanie Gee Reporter Students attended an assembly Monday and participated in a trash-free day planned by the Eco-Council on Tuesday to create awareness of the environment in anticipation of Earth Day. Convent celebrated Earth Day on April 4 and encouraged students to be sustainable, energy e...

Spring musical tells story of Cabaret dancer

March 18, 2011

The CSH/SHHS production of Cabaret follows the stories of writer Clifford Bradshaw (senior Christian Gherke), cabaret dancer Sally Bowles (senior Lauren Arnold), boarding house owner Fraulein Schneider (junior Maddie Kelley) and Jewish grocer Herr Schultz (Tanner Bragg) during the rise of the Nazi regime...

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