Bellarmine College Prep in San Jose, Calif., dominated Policy Debate for a decade, until seniors Jeremiah Cha and Leo Kim handed them a crushing defeat at the California High School Speech Association’s state championship in Murrieta, Calif., April 17-19. Because of Chaminade, the all-male, Jesuit school did not place in […]
By Talon Contributor Bobby Lebeda, ‘Nade Speech & Debate Head Coach A lucky 13 Chaminade Speech & Debate Society team members will compete April 17-19 at the California state championships in Murrieta, with most of the tournament-bound students seniors who grew up with the program. “Our league, the Tri-County Forensic […]
By Talon Contributor Head Coach Bobby Lebeda, ‘Nade Speech & Debate Society Michael Everett ’15 became Chaminade’s first-ever national champion speech maker, picking up first place against 450 competitors June 19 in Overland, Kan., in the category of impromptu speaking. About 7,000 students from across the United States competed in […]
Ashlee Macalino ’15 set to represent California as part of Brandeis University’s summer Global Youth Summit on the Future of Medicine June 22-28. Photo and information taken from a news release provided by the university’s office of communications.
By Shreya Yepuri ’15, Editor-in-Chief The perception that big-ticket sports, usually played by boys, gets all our attention and money held true in polls conducted by U.S. Government seniors in Mrs. Jill Stewart’s and Mrs. Yvette Williamson’s classes . Survey results from more than 100 students from ninth- to 12th-grades, […]
By Eleanor Frost ’15, Student News Editor Although you may be surprised that 80 percent of Chaminade students surveyed on the West Hills campus like our school uniforms, about 74 percent believe uniforms restrict their individual style while allowing room for religious expression. An overwhelming 92 percent of students surveyed in […]