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SHP 2022 Mock Election Results

SHP 2022 Mock Election Results

The SHP 2022 Mock Election team has been busy at work polling students in the Social Sciences Department about their thoughts on key California races and propositions the week before the 2022 midterms. Here are the results of the 2022 Mock Election!
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SHP Diwali 2022

SHP Diwali 2022

Here's a wonderful video made by our very own Asian American Affinity Space featuring members of our community speaking about the importance of Diwali and what Diwali means to them. Enjoy! https://vimeo.com/764389895/4bf0d04e95
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2022 Voter Resources

2022 Voter Resources

The November midterms are less than a month away. While not all of us can vote, it is important that we remain informed as a Sacred Heart community about the developments that will be taking shape in our Bay Area communities and in our state. With that in mind, here are some important resources for non-voters and voters alike. Voting Information from California Secretary of State Here are links from the Office of the California Secretary of State on how to register to vote as well as the Official Voter Guide. The online form to register is linked below! Voter…
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Senior Honors Independent Studies 2021-2022!

Senior Honors Independent Studies 2021-2022!

Fall 2021 https://youtu.be/wEHbTt3p0Jo Leveling the Pool: Diversity in Aquatics - Ella Woodhead https://youtu.be/aU3bYzBf43w Universal Basic Income: A Deep Dive In a Policy-Driven Solution for Social Inequities - Shahnawaz Syed https://youtu.be/U9eiIJirdGQ Vaccine Accessibility From a Catholic Social Teaching Perspective: With a Focus On Underserved Communities of Color and Medically High-Risk Groups - Mira Ravi and Bella Summe https://youtu.be/FMwXwAWesVI The Art of Storytelling: Using Storytelling As a Medium to Drive Social Reform - Beck O'Kelly https://youtu.be/HUQnXO6MxPc Self Discovery Through the Lens of Fine Arts - Audrey Morrissey https://youtu.be/4VE8h9R5fa8 We The People? Populism and Its Causes from President Jackson to Trump - Gabby…
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SHP Luau for AAPI Heritage Month!

SHP Luau for AAPI Heritage Month!

https://vimeo.com/711467282 On May 13, 2022, the Pacific Islander Affinity Group hosted the first ever SHP Luau in honor of AAPI Heritage Month! Enjoy some of the highlights, from colorful dancing to the opinions of your fellow students. Also, don't forget the roast pig!
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Recording History: Digitizing the RSCJ Archives

Recording History: Digitizing the RSCJ Archives

By Riley Minkowski '22 You might have recently heard about the library’s RSCJ Archives project. This project’s goal is to digitize the entirety of the school archive room, making photos, letters, and other artifacts of SHP and RSCJ history permanently and publicly accessible online. The project was started in order to line up with the upcoming 125th anniversary of the Prep, which will be in 2023, and it’s just getting started. A photo of the Menlo Park landscape as seen from the second floor of the Main Building, taken sometime in the late 1800s or early 1900s. The archives are…
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Poetry Club – Misconception

Poetry Club – Misconception

love is misunderstood. she is plastered with chocolate kisses and driven with no bound. her heart searches for a promise beyond what life has offered her. who told her that love was strictly betrothed to the birds and the bees? that it did not exist in the self and in friendship? love is a butterfly. love notices the flaws within herself, extends her wings and soothes them. she welcomes the pleasure and pain. love is co-passion, love is forgiving, love is imperfect, and love never wants to see us suffer. love sits in us all, waiting for us to ACT…
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Astronomy Club Guest Speaker – Dr. Lynn Rothschild of NASA Ames – 5/10/2022

Astronomy Club Guest Speaker – Dr. Lynn Rothschild of NASA Ames – 5/10/2022

https://vimeo.com/708773918 Dr. Rothschild is a senior research scientist at NASA Ames Research Center, Research and Technology Lead for NASA Headquarters Space Technology Mission Directorate, and Adjunct Professor at Brown University and UC Santa Cruz. Her research interests revolve around astrobiology and the origin of life on Earth. In her presentation, she expounds upon extremophiles, habitability of moons and exoplanets, and the search for extraterrestrial life.
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Astronomy Club Guest Speaker – Mr. Bill Diamond of the SETI Institute – 3/29/2022

Astronomy Club Guest Speaker – Mr. Bill Diamond of the SETI Institute – 3/29/2022

https://vimeo.com/708772473 Mr. Diamond is the President and CEO of the SETI Institute, a non-profit astrophysics and astrobiology research and education organization which focuses on the origin and nature of life in the universe and the evolution of intelligence. Prior to joining SETI, Mr. Diamond held various executive management positions in applied technologies, most recently at the optical networking company Oclaro, Inc. During this presentation, Mr. Diamond discusses SETI's current search for extraterrestrial life and why it matters.
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