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Richard St. John: 8 secrets of success

Why do people succeed? Is it because they’re smart? Or are they just lucky? Neither. Analyst Richard St. John condenses years of interviews into an unmissable 3-minute slideshow on the real secrets of success.

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O’Dowd Students Participate in Community Service in Ghana

O’Dowd varsity soccer players Claire Attias ’16 and Alexa Hanson ’16 traveled to Takoradi, Ghana, over the summer, where they used their academic and athletic talents to help others.

Attias and Hanson, along with 10 teammates from the U17 ACC (Alameda-Contra Costa) Mavericks girls’ soccer team, volunteered at Basic Services Primary School, helping teach language and math classes, spent time with children at the Egyam Orphanage and promoted soccer in the local community. Read more…

O’Dowd’s Second Annual Honey Harvest


Click to watch the video and see pictures of the 2nd annual Living Lab honey harvest.

Debate Team Fall Tryouts: Saturday, September 6 from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.


Incoming O’Dowd debaters honing their craft with alum Nadia Perl last month at UC Berkeley.

O’Dowd Debate will be staging its fall tryout on Saturday, September 6 from 1PM to 5PM. O’Dowd Debate accepts all interested students into its program, however participation at the tryout is mandatory for team membership. If you are interested in attending the fall tryout, please contact us by no later than September 4 at odowddebate@bishopodowd.org.

Updated – Senior Orientation Shots


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Updated – Junior Orientation Shots

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Updated – Soph Orientation Shots

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Frosh Orientation Shots

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Richard St. John: 8 secrets of success

Why do people succeed? Is it because they're smart? Or are they just lucky? Neither. Analyst Richard St. John condenses years of interviews into an unmissable 3-minute slideshow on the real secrets of success.

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