The Broadview

It’s Congé

Junior Abby Anderson supports junior Poppy Cohen at a bouldering wall during this year's annual Congé. School buses transported students to Bladium Sports Center in Alameda, CA for a variety of activities.

Mason Cooney and Cassie Eskicioglu

March 9, 2018

Cow bells, whistles and maracas startled students during A Period this morning as Student Council members ran through the halls announcing Congé, a Sacred Heart tradition of surprising students with fun activities in lieu of classes. Buses shuttled students and faculty to Bladium Sports Club in Al...

TOK allows space for gun discussion

Junior Kiki Apple shares her opinion on the Second Amendment during her Theory of Knowledge class. The class postponed the lesson plan to discuss their perspectives on issues arising from recent school shootings.

Mason Cooney, Features Editor

March 5, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE In light of the recent school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, juniors discussed their opinions about gun violence in their Theory of Knowledge class this morning. “The ability to have discussions is really important,” Theory of Knowledge teacher...

Chinese artists share culture

Chinese dancers perform in Syufy Theatre in honor of the Chinese New Year on Monday. The Heilongjiang Art Troupe of China performed for schools around the Bay Area, including Convent & Stuart Hall's upper and lower schools.

Mason Cooney, Features Editor

February 26, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Vibrant colors and music filled Syufy Theatre during assembly today as The Heilongjiang Art Troupe of China performed in celebration of the Chinese New Year. The performance featured singing, dancing, interactive magic tricks and instrumental pieces in an aim to introduce Chinese cu...

Card club provides break during school day

Card club provides break during school day

Laura Mogannam, In-House Media Editor

February 15, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Card club met during lunch to celebrate Valentine’s Day by betting candy while playing Texas Hold ‘em. Card club meets every Thursday at lunch in one of the Siboni math classrooms to learn new card games, eat and hang out, according to club head Francesca Petruzelli. Petruzelli say...

College panel discusses admissions process

University of California Los Angeles representative Mike Drish speaks about the college process. Four panelists shared their insights and advice to freshmen, sophomores, juniors and their families on Thursday night.

Mason Cooney, Features Editor

February 8, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Four college admissions representatives spoke in Syufy Theatre this evening to advise students and their parents about the upcoming application process and college experience. “I thought it was valuable to hear a genuine insight as to what colleges want and how that varies from wh...

Transportation, transformation

Transportation, transformation

Cassie Eskicioglu, Senior Reporter

February 8, 2018

Ubers, Lyfts, taxis and buses cruise the streets of San Francisco and offer rides within seconds, having teens question the necessity of having a driver’s license. “I haven’t gotten my license yet because there are so many other options,” junior Caroline Phillipps said. “If I want to get somew...

New Year’s revolution

New Year’s revolution

Mason Cooney, Features Editor

February 8, 2018

As the New Year’s buzz dies down, most resolutions get pushed aside and forgotten by early February, yet setting goals can still be a year-round technique for self-improvement. “A change in routine is good — to say ‘Yes, my life is moving on, I’m doing something new,’” junior Poppy Co...

Cafeteria starts providing all day service

Cafeteria starts providing all day service

Laura Mogannam, In-House Media Editor

January 12, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE   SAGE Dining Services is now allowing students to purchase snacks, fruit and other grab-and-go items at any time of the day on the Broadway Campus. “I had wished that the cafeteria would provide food in between classes because I know a lot of students like me get hungry in between classes,” sophomore Ella Beard...

Cubs compete in Northern California tournament

The varsity basketball team gathers before their second game of the 2018 Lady Hornet Classic tournament in Redding, Calif. They played three games, losing on Thursday 25-67 and winning on Friday 51-48 and Saturday 53-40.

Mason Cooney, Features Editor

January 6, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE Varsity basketball team wrapped up a three-day tournament in Redding, California today. “We make this trip because it gives our team a chance to bond,” head coach Reynolds Marquette said. “It’s a fun trip, and we play some teams that we definitely don’t see the rest of the year.” The Cubs lost 25-67 on Thursday evening but followed with 51-48 and 53-40 wins on Friday and Saturday a...

Students rattled after nighttime earthquake

Students rattled after nighttime earthquake

Laura Mogannam, In-House Media Editor

January 4, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE An earthquake with a magnitude 4.4 rocked the Bay Area early this morning at 2:41 a.m., making many students realize how unprepared they would be in time of a larger shake. “I heard the rumbling and then all of the sudden my bed was shaking,” sophomore Sunny Stuart said. “I got ...

Personal care products may pose serious health risks

Personal care products may pose serious health risks

Josephine Rozzelle, Sports Editor

December 16, 2017

Showering with shampoo and conditioner, rinsing with an army of skin care products, or even putting on makeup may seem important for maintaining a healthier, cleaner lifestyle, but many personal care products contain harmful and unsafe chemicals that could have detrimental health effects in the future. ...

Blending two worlds

Blending two worlds

Cece Giarman, Web Editor

December 16, 2017

With beauty vloggers on YouTube, regular celebrity product endorsements on Instagram, and an increased presence of cosmetic companies online, the makeup and beauty industry’s marketing strategies have changed with the advent of social media. “When I see makeup on Instagram I think I may like, I usually ...

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