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Trending at Oakland Catholic: The Jane Austen Society

Grace Doerfler '18, Assistant Editor

December 24, 2016

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a high school in possession of Jane Austen fans must be in want of a society. Sophomore Victoria Viola undertook the task of reviving the Jane Austen Literary Society, founded a few years ago and in danger—until Victoria came along—of dying out alt...

Dancing with the Eagles

Kara Puszko ‘18, Features Editor

December 24, 2016

Oakland Catholic is preparing for the annual semi-formal dance, which will be held on December 17th. The dance this year will definitely get everyone into the Christmas spirit, with “Walking in an OC Wonderland” as the theme. Most girls have already bought their dresses and started making plans fo...

2016 National Honor Society Induction

2016 National Honor Society Induction

Zoya Domashnev '18, Multimedia Editor

December 22, 2016

National Honor Society, or NHS as many of us know it, is, according to the organization’s website, “the nation's premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students.”  By taking on challenges and achieving excellence in academics, extracurriculars, and volunteer work, Juniors and...

The Unsung Heroes of OC: Mrs. Devinney

The Unsung Heroes of OC: Mrs. Devinney

Francesca Vella ’17, Staff Writer

December 22, 2016

If there’s one person around Oakland Catholic who plays an influential role in our high school years, it’s Mrs. Devinney.  She always knows what’s going on, writes us passes when we come in late, and gives us a friendly smile or wave any time we go past the main office. Here’s the story of w...

Welcome, Mrs. Caceres!

Grace Doerfler '18, Assistant Editor

November 14, 2016

If you see Mrs. Caceres, Oakland Catholic’s new music teacher, walking through the halls, don’t hesitate to say hello! Mrs. Caceres is excited to be part of the OC staff full-time this school year and can’t wait to share her love of music with students. The classes she’s teaching this year incl...

Interview with the VP

Oyinkan Adebajo '20, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016

OCHS was lucky to gain a new team member in the administration this past year. Mrs. Modarelli is an able and dedicated assistant principal to Mrs. Greco, our principal, and has worked hard so far this past year to promote our values of scholarship, spirituality, and service. Oynkan Adebajo was fortunate en...

A Step Forward in College Counseling: An Interview with Ms. Kait Long

A Step Forward in College Counseling: An Interview with Ms. Kait Long

Caroline Albacete '17 and Maura Ward '17

November 8, 2016

In collaboration with RadiOC, OCHS’s podcast on the Saturday Light Brigade (to listen to other podcast episodes: https://soundcloud.com/youthexpress/sets/oakland-catholic), two reporters from the OC Eagle Eye had the opportunity to interview Oakland’s new college counselor, Ms. Kait Long. So wit...

But Now We’re Stressed Out: The Class of 2017 and Their Overwhelming College Stress

But Now We’re Stressed Out:  The Class of 2017 and Their Overwhelming College Stress

Isabella Very '17, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

In a study conducted by the OC Eagle Eye concerning the stress of the senior class over college applications, one student lamented, “Everything we go through in high school to get accepted, like spending our entire senior year worrying about submitting applications to the best of our ability (and waiting ...

GCI Field Trip: The “Forced from Home” Experience

GCI Field Trip: The “Forced from Home” Experience

Marie Gerges '19, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Eager to increase their understanding of the global refugee crisis, approximately one hundred Oakland Catholic students attended a local exhibition entitled “Forced from Home” on Thursday, October 27th. The event, hosted by the international medical organization Doctors without Borders or Médecins sans...

Gabby Moran, Germany, and Beyond

Gabby Moran, Germany, and Beyond

Caroline Albacete '17, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2016

“One's destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” –Henry Miller         This past summer senior Gabrielle Moran had the fantastic opportunity to visit Germany Belgium, and the Netherlands with a group of other teenagers from across the U.S. She spent almost a month th...

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