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Halloween Parade 2018: One for the Spooks!

Halloween Parade 2018: One for the Spooks!

Nyiah Lance '22, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018


Filed under OC News

This year’s Oakland Catholic Halloween Parade was filled with memes, amazing characters, and more. I can tell you, even though this was my first experience with the parade, that it was a great year for costumes. I dressed up as Edna “E” Mode from The Incredibles. Most people didn’t realiz...

The Pajama Game to Chicago: Masque’s Fosse-Filled Show Seasons

The Pajama Game to Chicago: Masque’s Fosse-Filled Show Seasons

Clara Albacete '19, Editor-In-Chief

December 7, 2018


Filed under OC News

In early November, Central and Oakland Catholic Masque wrapped another successful show: The Pajama Game. The musical highlighted the talents of many students, particularly juniors Jane Fusco as Babe Williams and Annie Mihm as Gladys Hotchkiss. The Pajama Game had multiple show-stopping ensemble numbe...

Central Catholic Homecoming 2018

Maggie Storti '20, Staff Writer

November 3, 2018


Filed under OC News

Central Catholic’s Homecoming was a night of food, friends, and a lot of fun. Homecoming took place on Saturday, October 13 th , 2018 at the Duquesne Ballroom at Duquesne University. The dance went from 7:30-10:00 pm. As always, the dance kicked off with a prayer before food was served. There was...

There is Hope: A Comprehensive Guide for Dealing with Depression and Suicidal Thoughts

There is Hope: A Comprehensive Guide for Dealing with Depression and Suicidal Thoughts

Kavya Weaver ‘20, News Editor

October 15, 2018


Filed under Features, OC News, Showcase

  To preface this article, we want to provide the most important information first: where to get help. If you are having suicidal thoughts or experiencing other forms of severe emotional distress, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. This lifeline provides free and confidential emot...

The Masque Prepares for “The Pajama Game”

Makenna Kemper '22, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018


Filed under OC News

It’s that time of year where every school starts filling up with the lovely sounds of students voices and the orchestrated pieces of music that are performed time and time again. Having a hard time guessing what time it is? It’s time for the fall musical! Every year, Oakland Catholic and Central Ca...

Freshman Mixer

Angelina Berkey '22, Staff Writer

October 13, 2018


Filed under OC News

On September 15, the class of 2022 gathered at the Central Catholic parking lot for the Freshman Mixer. I had heard many different things about the Freshman Mixer, so I, along with many others, was not exactly sure what to expect. Fortunately, the mixer turned out to be a positive, fun experience. ...

OC Kicks off the Year with the Annual OC Picnic

OC Kicks off the Year with the Annual OC Picnic

Andalushia Reilly '20, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under OC News, Showcase

The OC Annual School Picnic was a huge success this year and action packed from the Calendar Kickoff to Tug-of-War! The day began with the Calendar Kick-off in Synod Hall; the Kick-off was chalk full of prizes and cheers from students and faculty alike! However, the highlight of the Kick-off was most defini...

The Second Annual GCI Global Showcase

Dallas Mercurio '20, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under OC News

On April 24, 2018, in our very own Joan of Arc Theater and Auxiliary Gymnasium, the second annual global showcase event took place. The evening started off with keynote speaker and 2004 OC alumnae, Kate Anderson, who gave an inspirational and enticing speech about her charity work in Tanzania and So...

Pittsburgh: Gateway to the Future

Clara Albacete '19, Assistant Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under OC News

On May 1, 2018 the Junior JOA Scholars hosted four Pittsburgh professionals that spoke about the influence of the city in their work. Ms. Brittany Mitlo, an employee of Duolingo, Mr. Clarence Wade, an employee of La Jolla pharmacies, Ms. Kate Lasky, co-owner of Apteka restaurant, and Ms. Anita Harni...

“God, I think I’ve Got It”: Masque’s A Chorus Line Gets Nominated for Two Gene Kelly Awards

Clara Albacete '19, Assistant Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under OC News

On May 9, 2018, the Pittsburgh CLO announced nominations for the 28th annual Gene Kelly Awards for High School Excellence in Musical Theater. The members of Oakland and Central Catholic’s Masque were very excited to discover that their stunning production of A Chorus Line received two nominations! Johanna...

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