Fine Arts & Communication

Art Club

Moderator: Mr. Costa


Description: The Art Club offers students the opportunity to work independently and for a longer period of time after school hours.  Drawing, printmaking, calligraphy, as well as 3-dimensional works in clay (hand-building and potter’s wheel-throwing) are available to the students.  Membership is open to all students.

Hawks Sports Network

Moderator: Ms. Murray, Mr. Dias

Description: The Hendricken Sports Network is a blog-based hub for media coverage of Bishop Hendricken Hawks athletics. Students may participate as announcers and social media videographers and analysts during live-steam broadcasts of Hawks games. They also host podcasts about Hendricken teams, often interviewing coaches, and moderate talk shows about college and professional sports. Visit the network by clicking here.

International Film Club

Moderator: Dr. Marion

DescriptionThis club introduces students in all grades to a variety of films-both contemporary (from film movement, released within one year) and classics from at least seven different countries: Cuba, China, Iran, Burkina Faso, Israel, France, Italy, Germany, Brazil, Sweden, Japan and Qatar. The club meets bi-weekly in classrooms for activities and in the Harrop theater for film screenings.

Media Arts

Moderator: Mr. Fogarty

Description: This club is dedicated to making student-developed films using the latest in technology and Adobe Creative Suite. The club meets Tuesdays and Thursday 2:30 to 4:30 in the NIROPE Studios. The club is open to all students on a walk-in basis.

Mitre – Yearbook

Moderator: Ms. Ahler


Description: The Yearbook staff is composed of students representing all grade levels and interest groups.  Students have the opportunity to be writers, typists, artists, interviewers, and organizers.  In addition to a fun experience, the Yearbook offers students the chance to create a lasting remembrance of their time spent at Hendricken.  Membership is open to all students who are dedicated and willing to commit 2 hours each week.

Talon – student newspaper

Moderator: Mr. Wynne


Description: The purpose of the student newspaper is to provide students with a forum to publish factual and editorial items of interest to the school community.  Ideally, it should also provide a basis for students to report items objectively as well as an opportunity to promote school activities and recognize student achievements.  Students learn the importance of adhering to deadlines and how to “lay-out” a document for publication.  Membership is open to all students interested in journalism.

Please click here for 2016-17 Talon Issue 1.

YAWP – Literary Magazine

Moderator: Mr. Costa, Ms. Andrews


Description: Yawp is the student-faculty literary/arts magazine of Hendricken.  Twice a year we publish poems, essays and illustrations created by students and faculty.  Everyone is invited to participate.  There are layout, editing, and typing positions available.  Membership is open to all interested and committed students.