Eagle Eye

Welcome, Mrs. Nernberg!

Welcome, Mrs. Nernberg!

Mara Wearden '16, News Editor

October 22, 2013

With many changes to the OC staff this year, Chinese students welcome Mrs. Nernberg, more commonly referred to as "Laoshi", the Chinese word for "teacher". Originally from Beijing, Laoshi studied at Hebei Normal University, where she received her B.A. in English Education and her Masters in English Li...

Benevenuta, Signorina Hudock!

Benevenuta, Signorina Hudock!

Marielle Gleason ’16, Staff Writer

October 22, 2013

Upon entering Ms. Hudock’s room to conduct the interview, I immediately noticed boxes of what I soon learned to be freshly baked sfogliatelles (a spongy Italian pastry) and hot coffee stacked in the back of the room. “My Italian One students don’t realize that breakfast in Italy isn’t...

Hola, Señora Checketts!

Hola, Señora  Checketts!

Maggie Leone '17, Staff Writer

October 22, 2013

Mrs. Checketts attended Bethel Park High School, where she played volleyball, participated in the Spanish club, and FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America).  In high school, she went to Spain to sight-see and learn about the culture. She also travelled to Cuernavaca, Mexico, where she...

Summer Reading: A Necessary Evil or a Plan to Ruin Your Summer Vacation

Summer Reading: A Necessary Evil or a Plan to Ruin Your Summer Vacation

October 15, 2013

Countdown to procrastination in three . . . two . . . o- maybe later.  If a student thought her procrastination had reached an all time high during the school year, then she never experienced the tedious, nail-biting, blood-curdling assignment that is summer reading. Summer reading, the antithesis o...

The Oakland Catholic Science Club

Alayna Yates '15, Staff Writer

October 14, 2013

Oakland Catholic Science Club is a new and innovative club designed to inform Oakland Catholic students about careers in the field, engage them in hands on activities, and expose its members to scientific resources in their communities.  As President of the club, it’s my job to present members with...

Welcome Back, Ms. Seeger!

October 1, 2013

The Oakland Catholic community is very excited to welcome Ms. Seeger to our faculty. After graduating from Oakland Catholic in 2008, Ms. Seeger continued her education at Allegheny College in Meadville, PA, earning her Bachelor of Arts in English. There, she fondly recalls how she got to write a 60...

Meet the Executive Board: Everything You Did (And Maybe Didn’t) Know About the Girls in Charge

Victoria Albacete, Staff Writer '14

October 1, 2013

Welcome to the OC 2013-14 school year! As you may or may not know (you should!), here at Oakland, we have a Student Council Executive Board to run things, the Council to rule them all (although not to find, bring, or bind them...Lord of the Rings, anyone?). While being part of this ultra-exclusive, student-elected...

A Freshman Perspective: Adjusting to the J-Building Stairs and More Here at OC

A Freshman Perspective: Adjusting to the J-Building Stairs and More Here at OC

Diane T. Stanton, Staff Writer '18

September 27, 2013

I don't even know where to begin when describing my first weeks at Oakland Catholic High School. To be brief, it has been absolutely crazy with a capital C! The first weeks here (more like the first week) were incredibly busy and a lot to take in. With orientation, class meetings, picture day, and my f...

Nijah Glenn: Editor Extraordinaire

June 7, 2013

Nijah Glenn has been a Magazine editor/staff writer for the Eagle Eye, former Ultimate player, member of Film Club, participant in Anatomy Club, and member of Campus Ministry. In addition, she is a volunteer for many different organizations including the Children's Home and the Susan Komen Race and was ...

2013: A McNult Odyssey

Anastasia Bodea-Crisan, Eva Lucchino, and Annie Roebuck, Staff Writer, Sports Editor, and Staff Writer ('15)

June 5, 2013

As students prepare for summer and the end of year celebrations, Ms. McNulty prepares for an exciting year of learning, travel, and cultural immersion.   Ms. McNulty has previously gone on two sabbaticals.  Her first sabbatical was a full year in China; she traveled their because she believed that...

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