Junipero Serra High School Alumni Newsletter
Junipero Serra High School believes that students of all faiths and backgrounds deserve an academically challenging, spiritually enriching Catholic college preperatory education that forms them to become generous, responsible citizens and leaders
Santa Barbara/ Cheer/ Help the Elderly
This year's Cheer Team pictured at attention for the Star Spangled Banner before the Bishop Montgomery Lady Cavs game.
Both the men and women basketball teams have advanced to the CIF. Both teams play fast and exciting
Basketball. We recommend going to the games. Every bit as exciting is the Cheer Team. 2 or 3 times a game you can witness a cartwheel into double back flips by multiple cheerleaders. You can find Serra's play off schedules fastest on maxpreps.com.
Dana Gioia '69
Dana Gioia Serra alumnus 1969 is an internationally known man of letters. We recommend visiting his website and learning more about this most important Serra Alumnus.......a Stanford M.B.A. as well. http://www.danagioia.net/
Dana is among the most important American poets. In addition, he is a leading Catholic writer and commentator. He recently published "The Catholic Writer Today: Encouraging Catholic writers to renovate and reoccupy their own tradition." This article is a must read for thinking Catholics.
Serra Alumni in NCAA
Model UN goes to Santa Barbara
The Serra Model United Nations team is heading to its first challenge of the spring at the University of California this weekend. 6 Serra UN team members will be on several crises committees and will play the role of Australia, Viet Nam and Mexico on a World Health Organization committee. If you live in or near Santa Barbara, go watch your Cavalier UN team.
Opening Ceremony at 10 a.m.on Saturday February 15th
Competition Resumes at 9 a.m.on Sunday February 16th
The event will take place at:
UCSB Model United Nations
3834 Ellison Hall
See link for parking
Model UN Parking at UCSB
Please Help the Elderly
Thanks to those who have their ticket, table and event page orders for the Dedication to Excellence Dinner honoring John McFarland. Help the elderly by getting your ticket/table, event program page or sponsored page in soon.These elderly gentleman need your help.
If you are unable to be here for the event and wish to support it, you can purchase a ticket for a teacher.
Thanks to Bob Schneider '61 who purchased is sponsoring a page and purchased a ticket for a teacher.
Bob Schneider '61 Sponsored Page