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  • Her choice, not mine

    Her choice, not mine

    Cat Groenke, Copy Editor

    February 22, 2017

    With President Donald J. Trump’s recent reinitiation of the global gag rule and the House of Representatives’ vote to pass the Hyde Amendment into permanent law, the need to discuss pro-choice views and women's reproductive rights ranks as one of society's most pressing issues. To be pro-choice is...

    Thousands of women die every year from unsafe abortions in countries with restrictive abortion laws, proving that making abortion illegal doesn't actually stop abortion and only endangers women, according to the Guttmacher Institute.

    Guttmacher Institute

  • The Week in Pictures February 6, 2017 – February 11, 2017

    The Week in Pictures February 6, 2017 – February 11, 2017

    Carson Linxwiler, Photo Editor

    February 17, 2017

    The Guadalupe Center roared to life this weekend as the drama team performed its rendition of “The Secret Garden,” a children’s novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Despite the stress of tech week, the student-actors produced a wonderful show. In the world of sports, rookie water polo player Lau...

    CCHS varsity rugby player Ben Smith '18, who injured his leg during Saturday's match, helped the rugby team win its final match of the season against Poway High School.

    Tripp Davidson

  • Finding “The Joy of Love” during the week of love

    Finding “The Joy of Love” during the week of love

    Maddy Bass, Spiritual Life Editor

    February 16, 2017

    Flowers, balloons, and chocolates galore fill the aisles of every store during the month of February, but sometimes the true of meaning of romance and love fall short in the commercialized world. Hoping to reverse this trend, Pope Francis released an exhortation in September, 2016 titled “Amori...

    After reflecting on the importance of community and love at the recent Kairos 2 retreat in the Palomar Mountains, Cathedral Catholic High School students Sophia Battiata ‘17, Lauren Mammini ‘17, and Aerin Keeney ‘17 take a break by playing in the snow. Pope Francis issued an exhortation titled Amoris Laetitia that delivers an inclusive message of love.

    Mr. Andrew Viegas

  • Practice makes perfect, right?

    Practice makes perfect, right?

    Justine Apostol, Staff Writer

    February 10, 2017

    For many Cathedral Catholic High School students who are enrolled in the drama program, tech week is a time for steady preparation prior to production of a play, which this year is The Secret Garden, a favorite children's novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. “Tech week is so long!" CCHS student Jenna Viana ‘...

    Upon finishing the final show of "The Secret Garden," the cast bows to an appreciative audience.

    Matthew Bailey

  • The Week in Pictures: January 30, 2017 – February 3, 2017

    The Week in Pictures: January 30, 2017 – February 3, 2017

    Carson Linxwiler, Photo Editor

    February 10, 2017

    In celebration of the annual Catholic Schools Week, Cathedral Catholic High School held its colorful Spirit Week. Featuring a host of fun activities from lip sync battles to throwing Cheetos at a head covered in shaving cream, the students bond and recognize their appreciation for the Catholic education at C...

    As another week comes to a close at CCHS, the campus quiets down Friday afternoon with swirling skies.

    Kelsey Bacinett

  • Senior Night H2O polo shutout

    Senior Night H2O polo shutout

    February 10, 2017

    The moody clouds that brought rain Tuesday morning parted over the Leonard/Waitt Family Pool at Cathedral Catholic High School by the afternoon, allowing the sun to sparkle over the water for the varsity water polo team’s 15-4 victory against the Rancho Bernardo High School. Amid high energy and...

    CCHS student-athlete Laura Larkin ‘18 darts to the middle of the pool at the start of the third period to win the sprint.

    Kelsey Bacinett

  • Political online wars create student strife

    Political online wars create student strife

    Claire Coll, Staff Writer

    February 7, 2017

    Students at Cathedral Catholic High School are using social media such as Twitter and Instagram to express their political views in an informal fashion, thus allowing them to vocalize their opinions and to utilize their first amendment rights. But it comes with a price. “Sometimes it can get...

    The public reacts to Donald Trump’s presidency.

    Savannah Rae

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News

Practice makes perfect, right?

Practice makes perfect, right?

Justine Apostol, Staff Writer

For many Cathedral Catholic High School students who are enrolled in the drama program, tech week is a time for steady preparation prior to production of a play, which thi...  Read More »

Feb 10 • No Comments

CCHS quiz bowl team buzzes in for a smarter future

February 10, 2017

Political online wars create student strife

Political online wars create student strife

February 7, 2017

Vandals strike steps from campus

Vandals strike steps from campus

February 2, 2017

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Spiritual Life

Finding “The Joy of Love” during the week of love

Finding “The Joy of Love” during the week of love

Maddy Bass, Spiritual Life Editor

Flowers, balloons, and chocolates galore fill the aisles of every store during the month of February, but sometimes the true of meaning of romance and love fall short in the...  Read More »

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Change of heart

Change of heart

January 24, 2017

Catholic conundrum

December 24, 2016

Extra monthly Mass offers students sense of community

Extra monthly Mass offers students sense of community

November 16, 2016

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Features

“La La Land” dazzles dreamers

“La La Land” dazzles dreamers

Kelsey Bacinett, Editor-in-Chief

From sweeping all seven of its Golden Globe nominations, including the prestigious Best Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, which resulted in 14 Oscars nominations, the moti...  Read More »

Feb 1 • No Comments

Christmas in the sand

Christmas in the sand

December 20, 2016

Setting the barre high

Setting the barre high

October 27, 2016

The price is NOT right

The price is NOT right

September 29, 2016

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Opinions

Her choice, not mine

Her choice, not mine

Cat Groenke, Copy Editor

With President Donald J. Trump’s recent reinitiation of the global gag rule and the House of Representatives’ vote to pass the Hyde Amendment into permanent law, the need to...  Read More »

Feb 22 • No Comments

Bye-bye social media, hello real world

Bye-bye social media, hello real world

January 10, 2017

Forget paper or plastic; What about iPad or pencil?

Forget paper or plastic; What about iPad or pencil?

December 8, 2016

Keeping CCHS cleaner and the world greener

Keeping CCHS cleaner and the world greener

November 30, 2016

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