Articles by Kerry Oconnor

NCS Baseball 5/23 Photo Gallery

May 30, 2017 | in Web

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Oakland Zoo Service Learning

Oakland Zoo Service Learning

May 23, 2017 | in Live Events

On Friday, May 19, volunteers from the class of 2017 piled onto buses and headed to the Oakland Zoo, where they spent the morning doing community service work and then visiting the zoo. The... Read More

Summer of Work

Summer of Work

May 23, 2017 | in A Closer Look

Cold hard cash. Every teenager’s dream. However, teenagers who work in the summer find that they aren’t just boosting the numbers in their bank account, but learning so much more about themselves and the... Read More

Seizing the Summer SeaSUN

Seizing the Summer SeaSUN

May 23, 2017 | in A Closer Look

As the school year winds to a close, students soldier through AP exams, study for finals, and wrap up curriculum in their diverse course selections. With each passing day, the ticking of the classroom... Read More

Advanced acting takes final bow with full-class show

Advanced acting takes final bow with full-class show

May 1, 2017 | in Arts

The lights in the audience fade to blackness. They quiet down until a still silence fills the room. The audience members settle back into their seats. They wait in anticipation until the bright lights... Read More

Home Base coffee carts roll towards success

Home Base coffee carts roll towards success

March 28, 2017 | in Campus

The coffee cart rolls through the hallways, twisting and turning as it moves from classroom to classroom. The operators sell three types of coffee to their customers, the teachers. During every tutorial period since... Read More

Nabavi shreds the slopes at Sugar Bowl

Nabavi shreds the slopes at Sugar Bowl

March 7, 2017 | in Sports

Hurtling forward and turning quickly back and forth, carving lines into the glimmering fresh white snow, sending showers of powder behind him, he snowboards down a steep slope. The landscape of Sugar Bowl rests... Read More

Architecture firms compete for H1 position

February 7, 2017 | in News

Thirty-five people from 28 architectural firms attended the architect tour for Measure H1 on Jan. 6. An 85 page RFP (Request For Proposal) and RFQ (Request For Quotation) was sent to all of the... Read More

I’ll be bitter if you litter

I’ll be bitter if you litter

December 21, 2016 | in Opinions

The daily announcements blare through every classroom. The plea for students to pick up after themselves is repeated once again. The students pay little to no attention. Soon, the announcements end and class continues,... Read More

Students load up with weighted classes

November 29, 2016 | in News

Since the 2013-14 year, there has been a 17 percent increase in student enrollment in AP courses and a 15 percent increase in enrollment in Honors level courses. This year, there are 14 AP... Read More