The Roundtable

Juniors begin college counseling course

By Nicholas Hom, Associate Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2017

Filed under News

The Junior Class began its college application process this week with its first College Counseling class in the Learning Commons. The class began with introductions from College Counseling Director Cesar Guerrero and College Counseling Associate Kelly Whalen before delving into the framework for the class, handing out scored PSAT booklets and explaining how to use Khan Academy to students’ benefit...

Teen development advocates speak to freshmen

Teen development advocates speak to freshmen

January 17, 2017

Convent & Stuart Hall freshmen met adolescent development speaker Charis Denison earlier today in the Columbus Room on the Pine and Octavia campus for a workshop on gender ...

Frosh and JV win, Varsity postponed due to leak

By Christopher Cohen and Owen Murray

January 13, 2017

Filed under Sports

A leak in the Dungeon's roof may have stopped varsity basketball from playing as part of a scheduled tripleheader on Tuesday night, but it didn’t halt the frosh-soph and JV teams from emerging victorious in their games. “The floor needs to be fixed,” frosh-soph center Jackson Daecher ’19 said. “The floor was  hard to play on, and people were falling all over the place.” The fres...

50-gallon drum helps Hall with drought

50-gallon drum helps Hall with drought

January 11, 2017

The 4-foot-tall, black, plastic barrel sitting on a pallet outside the front lobby of the Pine and Octavia campus collecting water throughout this week’s rainy weather isn’t...

Alumni speak to students

Alumni speak to students

January 9, 2017

Five Stuart Hall alumni returned to the Pine and Octavia campus this morning to speak with the current student body about issues relating to college life. The panel gave specifi...

Off-season athletes look to stay in shape

Off-season athletes look to stay in shape

December 19, 2016

Athletes are utilizing new equipment in the weight room during informal winter conditioning to stay in shape and prepare for spring sports. “It is an open program and is relatively...

Just don’t do it

Just don’t do it

November 10, 2016

The next time you are on Muni, take a second to look out of your partially graffitied bus window and view the drivers in the cars next to you. There’s a high chance that many...

Glover proves to be Jack-of-all-trades

Glover proves to be Jack-of-all-trades

October 11, 2016

Every now and then, someone appears in the starlight who can do it all. He dominates every field he appears in without a hiccup. Stars like this are few and far apart, but Donald...

Owen’s Opinion

Owen’s Opinion

October 11, 2016

Two years of all-boys classes on an all-boys campus to seven weeks on two campuses in almost all coed classes has been quite the change. I was not quite sure how I felt about...

Ocean makes waves

By Nicholas Everest, Editor

October 11, 2016

Filed under A & E

Four years after the release of his debut album “Channel Orange,” Frank Ocean returns a changed man. The raw lyrics and rich emotions on “Blonde” give the feel that he wrote this piece more for himself than anyone else. Listeners looking for “Channel Orange 2” are going to be disappointed when they hear “Blonde” for the first time. Ocean’s return sounds exactly like what you’d...

Changing community faces challenges

Changing community faces challenges

October 11, 2016

IB courses offer more opportunities for integrated experiences  Two thousand ten marked the first year that Convent and Stuart Hall started offering coed classes. Six ye...

Cross-country looks to make state meet

Cross-country looks to make state meet

October 11, 2016

Rejuvenated with new runners and guided by experienced captains, the cross-country team is breaking records as it moves into the the middle of its season and the Stanford Invitational...