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Sophomore skater finds success on the ice

By Owen Murray, Senior Reporter

November 2, 2017

Filed under News

For nationally-ranked figure skater Dinh Tran ’20, the skating rink epitomizes competition, athleticism and dedication. Tran, who competes in events all across the world, has been skating during his free time for the majority of his life. “I started skating when I was 4 years old,” Tran said. “I actually don’t know why I started skating. I was invited by a few friends, and I guess I...

Wildfires serve as wake up call

Wildfires serve as wake up call

November 2, 2017

Recent catastrophic events in the counties of the northern Bay Area should prompt the Convent & Stuart Hall community to realize that good fortune isn’t to be taken for granted....

Learning outside the classroom

Learning outside the classroom

November 2, 2017

Though seniors enrolled in the Justice: Theory and Society class have completed their compulsory 75 hours of service, Theology & Spirituality Director Raymond O’Connor’s...

Schools take on additional year of IB Programme

Schools take on additional year of IB Programme

September 28, 2017

With two years of the International Baccalaureate Programme being offered at Convent & Stuart Hall for the first time, faculty and students are adjusting to the implementation...

New head of athletics & P.E. pursues projects

By Nicholas Hom, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2017

Filed under News

New Head of Athletics & Physical Education Anthony Thomas has promised several changes for the athletic department, some of which, will not be seen by outgoing seniors. Thomas’s position is a symbol of the ongoing shift from the four-independent-school model to the aligned-four-division model. "I am looking to establish a philosophy that will cross all divisions," Thomas said. "We will...

Administrators step into the classroom

Administrators step into the classroom

September 28, 2017

Head of School Tony Farrell is known for his periodic check-ins on classes, but he’s now spending G periods teaching a freshmen English class. Convent Academic Support Director...

First dance of the year scheduled for Friday

First dance of the year scheduled for Friday

August 23, 2017

In keeping with the tradition of a dance after the first week of school, Student Council has tentatively planned Carnival for Friday, Aug. 25 on the Pine and Octavia campus. The...

Few changes made for upcoming year

Few changes made for upcoming year

August 23, 2017

Students returning to campus will see some of the changes that were implemented over the summer in the chemistry classroom, amongst the faculty and on the schedule. Improvements...

Freshmen look poised for success

Freshmen look poised for success

August 23, 2017

While many students enjoyed one of their final days of summer vacation, incoming freshmen and other new students arrived on campus by 9 a.m. Thursday morning for Freshmen Success. The...

Class of 2021 gathers for Coed Social

Class of 2021 gathers for Coed Social

May 30, 2017

The incoming freshman class gathered in the Main Hall of the Broadway campus Thursday night for its first social event as an entire class. The Coed Social has become an annual event f...

New gadget appears on campus

New gadget appears on campus

May 26, 2017

Triangles and cubes click and whir in an increasing number of Stuart Hall classrooms, yet  the faculty has taken no official stance on so-called “stress relief devices.” ...

Meditation Club heads to Petaluma

Meditation Club heads to Petaluma

May 13, 2017

A small group of student and teacher meditators had a both relaxing and eventful retreat on a remote ranch in Marin over the past weekend. Scott Roos led the Meditation Club on the re...