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Entrepreneurial seminar promotes design thinking

Entrepreneurial seminar promotes design thinking

May 27, 2014

The Convent Elementary and Stuart Hall for Boys seventh and eighth graders joined the high schools last Wednesday for a design thinking workshop at the Palace of Fine Arts, where students learned how to be innovators who create their own future. Guest speakers include investor Ron Conway, artist Dana H...

Pac Heights pizzeria impresses

Pac Heights pizzeria impresses

May 27, 2014

My first thought when the Presidio Pizza Company sign was put up on the corner of Pine and Divisadero streets was, “Oh, no. Not another below average pizza-by-the-slice place that’ll overcharge students.” After a sampling of pizza, I am happy to say I was too quick to judge. The Bianca is a simp...

Beautiful nails, damaging effects

Beautiful nails, damaging effects

Julia-Rose Kibben, Design Editor

May 27, 2014

Like many young women, McKenna Eichler goes to the salon every three weeks to get a shellac manicure, and although more expensive, like gel manicures it can last up to four times longer than a regular service — but both types can expose customers to a variety of health risks. “In the past 10 years, ge...

All-school poetry contest winners announced at annual festival

All-school poetry contest winners announced at annual festival

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

May 9, 2014

Guest speaker and all-school Poetry Festival judge Jovel Queirolo (’10) announced the winner of the annual high school poetry contest. Queirolo was an all-school winner of the contest herself, and awarded sophomore Daniel Im and senior Tess Holland the same title. Students from both Stuart Hall and Co...

First Amendment icon shares her story

First Amendment icon shares her story

April 8, 2014

Madison Riehle Editor-in-Chief Holding a pink detention slip from 1965 and sporting a black armband, the once shy 13-year-old Des Moines, Iowa student turned First Amendment rights activist spoke to to the student body in Syufy Theatre on what it means to stand up for personal beliefs. Mary Bet...

Students have First Amendment rights whether they attend private or public schools – and with these rights come responsibilities

Students have First Amendment rights whether they attend private or public schools – and with these rights come responsibilities

April 8, 2014

Madeleine Ainsle Design Editor Thursday’s all-school assembly with Supreme Court plaintiff Mary Beth Tinker reminded students of their rights and responsibilities that come along with practicing free expression and the implications her case has for both public and private school students. Altho...

Beach Blanket Babylon celebrates four decades of glitz and glamour

Beach Blanket Babylon celebrates four decades of glitz and glamour

April 8, 2014

Six foot dancing male poodles, Italian cooks holding meat- balls the size of shoe boxes and President Barack Obama rap- ping are among the whacky, satiri- cal acts crossing the stage at Club Fugazi seven times a week. The musical revue Beach Blan- ket Babylon is in its 40th year per- forming spoofs o...

Vietnamese ‘street food’ on Steiner

Vietnamese ‘street food’ on Steiner

April 8, 2014

Alice Jones Food Reviewer Chestnut Street can be a capricious venue, and many restaurants have attempted success between local Steiner Street favorites The Plant and Barney’s Gourmet Hamburgers. Whether SaiWalks, a Vietnamese street food restaurant with rolls, banh mi sandwiches, salads, Pho noodle soups, noodle bowls and rice ...

Short uniform skirt sparks controversy

Short uniform skirt sparks controversy

April 8, 2014

Alice Jones Managing Editor During attendance each morning, teachers also submit an online uniform check and are often caught in disagreements with students about sweaters, shirts, pants, shoes and what is considered “uniform.” Jeanne Asdourian, Lead Student Conduct Advisor, sees over a dozen uniform infractions a day, which have ...

College Board announces SAT revisions

College Board announces SAT revisions

Julia-Rose Kibben, Neely Metz, and Delaney Moslander

March 18, 2014

  College Board President David Coleman has announced major changes to the SAT, starting in spring 2016, affecting over a million college-bound students “I am very happy about the new changes,” freshman Izzy Pontecorvo said. “I’m not as stressed because the test now seems like something...

iPad, iPhones users must update devices by Monday

iPad, iPhones users must update devices by Monday

March 13, 2014

Madeleine Denebeim, Sophia Slacik & Daniella Lucio Reporters All community members connected to the school’s network will be denied wifi access if they have not updated their iPads and iPhones by March 17. The update includes data security advancements for the iPhone 4, 5th generation iPod touch, iPad 2 and newer generations and prevents potential hackers from accessing use...

Tragedies spark end-of-life debate

Tragedies spark end-of-life debate

February 14, 2014

Tatiana Gutierrez Editor-in-Chief A local family’s fight to keep its 13-year-old daughter on a ventilator after being declared brain dead coupled with a pregnant Texas woman’s family’s struggle to remove her from a ventilator have caused renewed debate over the definition of end of life and...

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