Category: VAPA

Service Learning through Art

May 21, 2019

For their final project, Kristen Parker’s Drawing and Painting 2 class took on the challenge of creating “Portraits of Kindness.” Parker partnered with The Memory Project, a non-profit organization that “invites art teachers and their students to create portraits for youth around the world who have faced substantial challenges, such as neglect, abuse, loss of […]

Read More

Scholar-Athletes Chosen as Graduation Speakers

March 28, 2019

Please join us in congratulating Ryan Sathianathen and Evan Mao on their selection to be the Class of 2019’s Valedictorian and Salutatorian! Ryan and Evan were chosen from a wonderful pool of applicants based on outstanding academic achievement, contributions to our school community, and speeches they wrote and delivered to the selection committee. Ryan is […]

Read More

Musicians are using their art for altruism

May 16, 2018

The Mercury News By Jim Harrington Pop Music Critic for Bay Area News Group Patrick Landeza has accomplished so much in his career, having performed at prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall and recorded several highly acclaimed albums of Hawaiian slack-key guitar music. Perhaps most notably, Landeza holds the distinction of being the first-ever mainland […]

Read More

New Music for Campus Ministry

April 25, 2018

The Catholic Voice By Michele Jurich Staff writer Campus ministers are always looking for fresh ways to engage their students. Two of them in ministry at high schools in the Diocese of Oakland have collaborated on a project to bring new music to campus Masses, prayer services, retreats and times of reflection. That they’re the […]

Read More

Student Music Ministry Creates CD

April 3, 2018

Patrick Landeza might be well-known as a Hawaiian slack key guitarist and recipient of a Hawaiian Grammy award for Album of the Year in 2012, but it is his recent work creating a music CD with Moreau Catholic students that he feels is “the best product I have ever produced as the students make the […]

Read More