The Broadview

All politics are local

All politics are local

Caroline Thompson, Senior Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under Sacred Heart

When Ellie Miller Hall, ’07 left Convent High School 11 years ago for college on the East Coast, she had no idea she would one day return to her hometown of San Francisco to help build the future of the City. Miller Hall has been working as a legislative aide for District 2 supervisor Catherine...

Juniors discuss race and its impact within community

Juniors discuss race and its impact within community

Caroline Thompson, Senior Reporter

November 27, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Ten Convent & Stuart Hall juniors met during Collab today to discuss race and white privilege with ethics teacher Michael Campos and People of Color Student Union advisor Allyson Maebert. The discussion, open to all juniors in Campos’ ethics class, focused on an assembly put o...

Winter sports commence

Winter sports commence

Madeline Thiara, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE While fall sports volleyball and cross-country continue into championships, athletes began winter sports season yesterday with tryouts and preseason for soccer, basketball and wrestling. “Soccer has been the most popular winter sport in past years,” Athletics Director Elena DeSantis sa...

Día de los Muertos chapel honors loved ones

Día de los Muertos chapel honors loved ones

Amy Phipps, Reporter

October 29, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students gathered in the Chapel today to celebrate the Mexican holiday — Día de los Muertos —  and to honor dead family members and loved ones. “It is a rich tradition, not only in Mexico, but in the United States and Latin America,” theology teacher Bryan Lorentz said. “T...

Leading by example

Leading by example

Jordan Russell, Sports Editor

September 27, 2018


Filed under Sports & Fitness

Varsity tennis walked onto the courts this season with a new head coach who is both an alumna and a former Convent tennis player. “Tennis is my family’s sport so I’ve played since I was three,” Erin Minuth ’11 said. “I took lessons in elementary, middle and high school. Once I got ol...

Girls lacrosse team plays first game

Girls lacrosse team plays first game

Sophia Aeby, Reporter

April 26, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

The newly formed Convent lacrosse team ended their first season with a scrimmage victory against Bay High School’s JV team. The lacrosse team was added as a spring sport this year and will become a varsity team next year. “We practice two days a week and people have been pretty consistent showing up,”...

Presentation on climate change

Presentation on climate change

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE George Gigounas, a representative from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change gave a presentation about climate change in Syufy Theatre this morning in honor of Earth Day. Adopted by most of the world in 1992, the UNFCCC aims to manage the levels of greenhouse gases i...

Students make posters for state championships

Students make posters for state championships

Gabriella Vulakh, Senior Reporter

March 21, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Sports & Fitness, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Students spent lunch today creating posters for Stuart Hall’s basketball team’s state championship game against View Park Preparatory High School this Friday. High students, teachers, faculty and students from Convent Elementary and Stuart Hall for Boys who were admitted early decisi...

Students choose classes for next year

Students choose classes for next year

Caroline Thompson, Reporter

February 27, 2018


Filed under News

WEB EXCLUSIVE The courses for the 2018-2019 school year were released in early February, and students were allowed to begin registering for classes on February 15. “It took a long time for me to finalize my course requests, especially when it came to deciding which level I wanted to take of each subject,...

School reflects on Black History Month

School reflects on Black History Month

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE The weekly scheduled meeting time was used to hold an honorary assembly where the accomplishments and contributions of African Americans were discussed to celebrate Black History Month. “In the chapel, we talked about empowering black women who changed the course of history,” senio...

Preparing for the future

Preparing for the future

Laura Mogannam, In-House Media Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Features

College visits can be hard to squeeze in between completing admission applications and keeping up on classwork, but checking out a potential school can be a crucial step in the college decision process. “Visiting colleges is a great opportunity for students to get a sense of what a college camp...

Serving the homeless

Serving the homeless

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Features

As the cost of living in San Francisco continues to spiral upward, the city’s homeless population is swelling, compelling a group of students to lighten some of the burden for those living on the streets with grocery donations and free lunches. “I come from a family that had to really work for what they ha...

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