The Broadview

Going the distance

TRIP'S END Theology teacher Kate McMichael walk up the Fillmore Street hill as part of her daily trip to school from her home in Fairfax. McMichael spends up to three hours commuting each day.

Mason Cooney, Copy Editor

November 1, 2018

Rising as early as 4:10 in the morning, theology teacher Kate McMichael begins her school day with a quick exercise session before catching a 6:30 bus into San Francisco for her hour and fifteen-minute commute. McMichael travels from Fairfax, in Marin County, as one of the many teachers who live outside the City ...

Wharf entices tourists, locals

Private boats flood the Marina at Pier 39. The West Yacht Harbor underwent renovations in 2010 and now provides guest docking.

Olivia Mohun, City Life Editor

March 22, 2018

Bustling with city visitors, street performers, food vendors and a variety of museums and stores, the waterfront’s Fisherman’s Wharf can easily furnish a fun afternoon for anyone, even the most naysaying native San Franciscan. At the epicenter of the district lies Pier 39, a wooden boardwalk boastin...

Urbanization overwhelms district

A house in Duboce Triangle hung signs in their windows saying

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

March 15, 2016

The Mission district’s 24th Street, dotted with “For Sale” signs and traced by Google bus routes, is just one street in the area facing gentrification and changes in culture for the heavily Hispanic neighborhood. San Francisco’s tech boom is changing the demographics in the Mission, one of the City...

Toxic friendships diminish self-esteem

Toxic friendships diminish self-esteem

Neely Metz, Copy Editor

November 5, 2015

Elements of the popular film “Mean Girls” might not be so made-up after all as the exclusion and torment acted by the characters in the movie can be far too real for some teens experiencing similar struggles in reality. “I thought that they were just going through something kind of tough, so I was tr...

Social isolation leads to being the odd girl out

Social isolation leads to being the odd girl out

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor

November 5, 2015

As young women maneuver through crowded hallways on their way to classes, passing by friends saying hello and exchanging jokes and laughter, some students can still feel as lonely and isolated. “I’ve always lived with it,” junior Kayla Man said about her personal experience with social isolatio...

Unhealthy dating can be physically, emotionally detrimental to teens

Unhealthy dating can be physically, emotionally detrimental to teens

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor

November 5, 2015

Dating her second boyfriend started off well — until they got to know each other. That was when Violet, who asked that her real name not be used, says her relationship with her now ex-boyfriend grew unhealthy, as he grew easily irritated with her and began to pick fights with her friends. “He would...

Supporting one another essential to success

Supporting one another essential to success

Editorial Board

November 5, 2015

Relationships forged at school provide a sturdy social safety net that teens can call upon in times of difficulty, yet for many others, a school’s social environment can be a stressful one, in which students can face toxic friendships and dating relationships, or complete ostracization at the hands...

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