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Juniors, families attend college information session

Junior students and families attended the College Information Night hosted by Convent & Stuart Hall’s college counselors. The meeting discussed what to expect during junior year, the college search timeline and what juniors can do to make their year proactive.

Paige Retajczyk, Senior Reporter

September 18, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall’s college counselors held a Zoom webinar on Sept. 17 to discuss the college process and junior year amidst COVID-19.   College counselors discussed some of the changes the college process has endured such as some schools being test optional or test blind. ...

Testing uncertainty affects college application process

Testing uncertainty affects college application process

Gabrielle Guido and Madeline Thiara

August 20, 2020

Availability for standardized testing is causing uncertainty in the college admissions process as students struggle to find open testing locations during the coronavirus pandemic. Even when students sign up for tests, they're being notified that their exams are cancelled. Eloise Laluyaux, like many...

Colleges face reopening campus uncertainty

Colleges face reopening campus uncertainty

Grace Krumplitsch, Web Editor

May 20, 2020

While Convent & Stuart Hall administrators are working closely with public health officials to plan potentially reopening campus this fall, many colleges and universities across the country are faced with when and how they will reopen their campuses.  “Portland sent out a message saying that t...

High school zooms into college

Gabriella Vulakh, Editor-in-Chief

May 20, 2020

As I say my final goodbyes to teachers and classmates over Zoom, I cannot help but worry that my first semester of college might realistically include meeting professors and attending lectures over online learning platforms instead of in a classroom in Providence, Rhode Island. The thought that col...

Juniors begin college counseling

A group of juniors line up to play the GPA game in college counseling. Juniors will have counseling nine times throughout the semester.

Tabitha Parent, Senior Reporter

January 22, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE Juniors in F Period College Counseling continued their introduction to the college application process by learning specific college admissions terminology as well as a game that aimed to introduce students to the nuances of college admissions.  “I’m looking forward to getting to know ...

College reps visit campus

Junior Kate Baker and senior Ben Ullyot meet with a representative from the University of Chicago in the gallery. They discussed campus life and the application process.

Grace O'Reilly, Senior Reporter

September 15, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Five colleges visited campus to give upperclassmen an opportunity to learn more about the admissions process on Friday. The University of Denver, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Northeastern University, the University of Colorado at Boulder and Bard College all represented their scho...

Juniors attend testing workshop

Junior Isabelle Paul looks online to register for the ACT. After taking the PSAT and practice ACT, Paul has decided to take the ACT.

Gray Timberlake, Senior Reporter

January 16, 2019

WEB EXCLUSIVE Juniors participated in a full-day ACT and SAT test preparation day yesterday with Compass Education Group. Compass brought in team members for three sessions, math and science strategies, english and writing strategies and a Q&A with founder and executive director Bruce Reed. “This ...

Seniors work on applications in college counseling class

Seniors work in college counseling class. Seniors are required to attend college counseling on Monday or Tuesday of each week.

Olivia Mohun, Features Editor

November 12, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Seniors filed into the Mother Williams Library during G and H periods today for their weekly college counseling session. “Today in class I started working on a supplement for a school that I may be applying to depending on how my early admissions decisions play out,” senior Wort...

Economics students present on individualized topics

Stuart Hall senior Quinn Rodriguez presents on the role of the U.S. in the global economy. Students were assigned the project two weeks ago.

Cassie Eskicioglu, City Life Editor

November 8, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Economics class offers students a chance to display their knowledge and further their understanding of the subject through class presentations. “I think that presentations, in general, help my learning because I am more of an auditory learner,” senior Caroline Phillipps said. “...

Seniors work on college applications

Seniors Wellsley Cohen and Natalia Varni work on college applications during the college counseling workshop. They specifically focused on writing their supplemental essays today.

Cassie Eskicioglu, City Life Editor

October 10, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall seniors participated in a college counseling workshop today designated specifically on college application work in Syufy Theatre. “I think it is great that we get time to work in school on our college applications,” senior Amelia Estes said. “With voll...

PSAT meeting teaches testing techniques

Michael Buckley discusses strategies for the language section of the PSAT. The test will take place on Oct. 10 and casual dress is allowed.

Adele Bonomi, Senior Reporter

October 5, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Juniors gathered in room 305 today to discuss study strategies and do practice problems for the Practice Scholastic Aptitude Test in preparation for the upcoming exam on Oct. 10. The 2 hours and 45 minutes test includes four sections — reading, writing, and math with and without a calcul...

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