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MASQUE: The Performance of a Lifetime

MASQUE: The Performance of a Lifetime

Victoria Albacete, Staff Writer '14

December 17, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, OC News, Showcase

The overture starts. The spotlights flare to life. The curtain opens. The biggest smile in the world blinds the audience and you feel like you've just been electrified. Welcome to Masque. Masque is not just another theater group - Masque is a family. Our Masque family is a group of people who love to...

Meet the Freshmen Student Council Officers!

Caroline Albacete, Staff Writer '17

December 17, 2013


Filed under Features, OC News

President Lindy Brennan has jumped right into high school life after graduating from Sacred Heart. Since coming to Oakland Catholic, she has joined the cross country team and intends to participate on OC’s diving team. When she’s not taking part in various Oakland Catholic extracurricular activities, ...

Thanksgiving Food Drive

Eva Lucchino, Assisstant Editor '15

December 13, 2013


Filed under OC News

This year's Thanksgiving food drive was one of the most of the most plentiful in OC's history.  The school raised more than $710 worth of Giant Eagle gift cards and filled three entire school vans with all of the goods collected.  It is simply amazing what the OC community can do when we put our minds...

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


Filed under Features, OC News

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


Filed under Features, OC News, Showcase

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...

Denilson and the Guatemala Mission Trip

Denilson and the Guatemala Mission Trip

Kendall Glenn, Staff Writer '16

May 31, 2013


Filed under OC News, Showcase

Many are aware that Oakland Catholic faculty members, students and St. Richard’s have been raising money for Guatemala and currently are helping one of the children, Denilson, who has been receiving treatment because he is losing his eye sight and hearing. Mrs. Goyal, Fr. Michael Roche and ...

Cinderella

Sabrina Helbig, Staff Writer '16

May 30, 2013


Filed under OC News

On Friday, April 19, 2013, the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater performed their rendition of “Cinderella” at the Benedum Center for the Performing Arts. The ballet followed a similar plot line to the movie; however, the ballet expressed more creative freedom. After all, if someone is restricted from speaking...

A Personal Visit From Cardinal Errazuriz, Himself

A Personal Visit From Cardinal Errazuriz, Himself

Mara Wearden, News Editor, '14

May 29, 2013


Filed under OC News

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, the Oakland Catholic community was very blessed and honored to welcome the archbishop of Santiago, Chile, Cardinal Errazuriz.  He traveled to Pittsburgh to visit Dorrie Donahue, and her new consecrated community Totus Tuus (Latin for "All Yours"), of which he is the main advisor. ...

Honors Convocation Awardees List

May 7, 2013


Filed under OC News

National and Community Awards Yale Book Award - Abigail Annear St. Michael's Award - Maria Navarro-Gutierrez Randolph College Classics Book Award - Abigail Annear Harvard Book Award - Emma Doerfler Brynwar Book Award - Abigail Annear American Legion - Alexandra Delazio and Allison Walker Westinghouse...

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