21
MAR
2015

2015 Career Assembly

On Thursday, March 19, professionals from a myriad of different career fields met in small groups with HNHS students for a career assembly. The presenters, comprised mostly of alumnae and relatives of students and faculty, spoke to students about their careers and answered a range of
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07
MAR
2015

First Female Fire Chief Speaks at HNHS Assembly

Holy Names held a special assembly on Thursday, March 5 honoring Women’s History Month and celebrating and honoring “our sisterhood, our mothers, grandmothers, mentors and alums who have paved the way for us to journey on to become leaders in our communities and beyond.
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25
FEB
2015

Lent 2015 Reflection

By Brianna Marron, HNHS Campus Minister Now that we are in the first week of Lent this when the real work begins. We heard in the gospel reading on Sunday about Jesus’ forty day desert experience of solitude and prayer before beginning his public ministry. Forty is a number of trial a
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24
FEB
2015

Spirit Week 2015

HNHS’ 2015 Spirit Week took place Monday, February 23 – Friday, February 27 with a theme of “World Festivals.” The week included fun events such dress-up days, an all-school potluck, games, skits, hallway decorations and much more! Classes chose sub-themes to i
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21
FEB
2015

HNHS Starts Lenten Season with Burning Palm Leaves, Mass

HNHS students, faculty and staff gathered twice this week to prepare for and begin this Lenten season. On Tuesday, the HNHS community came together for an assembly where everyone was given a palm leaf and the opportunity to write one thing on the leaf that speaks to an aspect of their
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14
FEB
2015

HNHS Students Present at Tech Conference for Educators

Holy Names High School Senior Eva Cole and Junior Amanda Harris continue developing their expertise on integrating Google Apps™ in the classroom with their presentations over the weekend to educators at East Bay CUE’s Cool Tools 2015 conference. Both presentations emphasized not only
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03
FEB
2015

Thanks For Coming to Our Crab Feed!

Thank you to everyone who attended our 25th Crab Feed & Raffle on Saturday, January 31. The delicious crab and great atmosphere made for an unforgettable evening. For photos from the event, click here to view our Facebook album. A big thank you to Alumnae Relations Director Kathry
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09
JAN
2015

Digital Photography

During a digital photography course at Midsession, students learned the basics of camera techniques, including aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. They created a series of projects, practicing depth of field, motion capture, and portraiture. Students then learned digital editing techniq
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15
DEC
2014

Hour of Code

As part of Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 8 – 14), and specifically “The Hour of Code,” several members of Holy Names High School’s Digital Divas group visited the Aurora School in Oakland to assist with their Hour of Code activities for 68 elementary students from 2nd – 5th gr
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15
DEC
2014

Fall Sports Awards Assembly

Our Fall Sports Assembly was held on Thursday, December 4 where athletes from the three HNHS fall teams were honored for their hard work throughout the season. Every fall team this year was a distinguished scholar athlete team (with each team achieving an average of above a 3.0) and16
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