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I Left My Heart in San Francisco

I Left My Heart in San Francisco

Ashley Marie Lardizabal, Reporter, Webmaster

April 25, 2017

“Mom, hurry up! Everyone’s already there!” I shouted, as I fervently paced back and forth through the living room, waiting for my mom to get dressed. It’s 10:30 a.m., and seven out of nine girls on the robotics team are already at the airport. As soon as my mom came out of her bedroom,...

Exploring vineyards in Napa Valley

Beringer Vineyards in Napa Valley.

Noe Nekotani, Reporter

April 19, 2017

During spring break, my family and I visited San Francisco. In addition to the shopping and countless street performers, exploring the vineyards of Napa Valley would have to be the highlight of the trip. I say this as a minor, however, so I’m sure my experience was different from that of my par...

Sakura in Japan

The view from Honolulu to Narita was missed by most who were still on Hawaii time, which is 19 hours behind Japan.

Shelby Mattos, Reporter

March 30, 2017

This spring break, I visited Japan with the Sacred Hearts Academy band. It was not only an opportunity to bond with my classmates, but it was also my first time leaving the country. Perhaps the most notable difference in leaving the U.S. was found within my body’s internal clock. As we crossed ov...

So You Want To Tour A College

Downtown Portland, a quick 15-minute drive from the University of Portland, offers an assortment of opportunities to express your inner quirkiness.  Photos by Taylor McKenzie.

Taylor McKenzie, Reporter, Media Editor

March 28, 2017

It’s almost that time of year again. No, it’s not Christmas nor is it birthday season but rather, the bane of all incoming seniors: it’s time to apply to colleges. Throughout high school, students are bombarded with reminders about college and told which classes to take and which extracur...

Major Motivators Of The Great Aloha Run

The Great Aloha Run Participants from Sacred Hearts Academy.

Martha Nicholas, Reporter

March 24, 2017

Thousands gathered for the Great Aloha Run during President’s Day weekend. This included more than 100 Sacred Hearts Academy Lancers. And while many of those participants had trained countless hours for the event, I did quite the opposite. This was my first time not only taking part in the 8-mile race b...

Valentines’ Day Twist

Valentines' Day Twist

Kailanianna Ablog, Reporter, Opinions Editor

March 22, 2017

Seeing Valentine’s Day differently (and with a dash of Tom Felton sugar) I was getting some sugar tonight. But not just any sugar; nor the kind of sugar that’s swirled into sweet, decadent dark chocolate or the kind baked into pink cookies and pastries. I was getting actual sugar–in ...

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