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A Quest For Oakland’s Best Hot Chocolate

A Quest For Oakland’s Best Hot Chocolate

Isabella Viator '22, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

With this crazy Pittsburgh weather and the Holiday season coming up, people are getting back into their winter routine. When you’re an Oakland Catholic student, walking around in the snow is inevitable, and sometimes all that sounds good is a festive cup of hot chocolate. Luckily, we are in the center o...

Cross Country Star Commits to Yale!

Cross Country Star Commits to Yale!

Emma Shaughnessy '20, Features Editor

December 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

There are many student athletes at OC who continue to pursue their sport in college. Among those talented students is senior Hannah Schupansky, who committed to Yale for cross country and track. I recently had the chance to interview Hannah about her thoughts on running and the recruitment process: ...

OC Crew Crushes their Fall Season!

OC Crew Crushes their Fall Season!

Emma Holtz '20, Assistant Editor

December 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Another year, another amazing start for the Oakland Catholic Crew Team! September rolled around quickly, bringing crisp autumn air and endurance workouts with it. We welcomed 11 new novice members to the Crew Family! Under the guidance and experience of their coaches, the novices practiced on the wa...

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...

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...

Monsoon Floods Kill Hundreds in Kerala, India

Monsoon Floods Kill Hundreds in Kerala, India

Kavya Weaver '20, News Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Current Events, Showcase

City streets that were once bustling with life and color now quietly stand abandoned, flooded with swirling, dirty water that has devastated the lives of millions. Remnants of the homes the flooding has destroyed float on the water under rain-lashed palm trees—a reminder of how much Keralan families lo...

Are Rom Coms Re-emerging?

Are Rom Coms Re-emerging?

Angela McKinzie '21, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

If you haven’t heard of Noah Centineo or Lana Condor, you have probably been living under a rock. More than ever, romantic comedies have been making a comeback in movie theaters, books, and on Netflix, but why are these new rom-coms gaining popularity so quickly and becoming a topic of discussion on al...

Congratulations to Committed Seniors!

Congratulations to Committed Seniors!

Clara Albacete '19, Editor-In-Chief

October 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

This month I had the pleasure of interviewing a few of OC’s outstanding senior athletes that have already committed to colleges and universities.   Sierra DeAngelo and Jayde Boyd have both committed to Farleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey for Basketball! The two teammates and best friend...

Peace in Our Time? North and South Korea Peace Looks Promising

Peace in Our Time? North and South Korea Peace Looks Promising

Dallas Mercurio '20, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Current Events, Showcase

On April 27, 2018, the South Korean President Moon Jae-in and supreme leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un met in what is known as the Inter-Korean Summit Meeting to try to reach a peace treaty or agreement to an official end of  the Korean War. The Korean War was actively fought in 1950 to 1953, but sin...

A Vibrant Valedictorian: Grace Doerfler

A Vibrant Valedictorian: Grace Doerfler

Kara Puszko '18, Features Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Congratulations to our very own Editor-in-Chief, Grace Doerfler, who was named Valedictorian of OC’s class of 2018! She will continue to do great things next year at the University of Notre Dame. The Eagle Eye will certainly miss her guidance and great ideas! I had the opportunity to talk with Grace ...

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