The Broadview

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...

Work smarter, not harder

Work smarter, not harder

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

January 5, 2018


Filed under Sports & Fitness

Rebounding from common athletic injuries like broken bones or torn ligaments often mandates special attention to regaining strength through individualized physical therapy regimens of stretching, massage and use of athletic tape to support and protect injuries. “My ankle has been a constant injur...

A voice for youth

A voice for youth

Cassie Eskicioglu, Senior Reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Features

While weekly meetings at City Hall, evening conference calls, and completing community improvement projects seem like the tasks of a member of the Board of Supervisors, they are the duties of a sophomore on the San Francisco Youth Commission. “I’ve always known I wanted to go into politics an...

Seniors go on a day long retreat

Seniors go on a day long retreat

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under News, Web Exclusive

WEB EXCLUSIVE Convent & Stuart Hall seniors began their Thanksgiving break with a day-long retreat. “The retreat was a nice break from school and was a good way to start Thanksgiving break,” said senior Caroline O’Connell. The entire high school started with an assembly at Convent and a scavenger hunt bet...

Mission offers rich culture, community

Mission offers rich culture, community

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under A & E, Features

The Mission district is one of the Bay Area’s most thriving neighborhoods, filled with music, murals, food and an abundance of retail opportunities. The Mission stays true to its Hispanic history with a plethora of taquerias lining the district’s blocks. For old-school Mission-style Mexican food, head to award-w...

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