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Athlete Spotlight: Pole vaulter, junior Julia Dong steps into varsity, looks forward to track season

Athlete Spotlight: Pole vaulter, junior Julia Dong steps into varsity, looks forward to track season

Saumya Somasi March 22, 2022

What benefits are there to participating in pole vault? Pole vault is very fun. (It’s) good for strength training and exercise. Pole vault also, unlike other sports or running events that I have...

Seniors reevaluate identity during final sports season

Seniors reevaluate identity during final sports season

Addison Joyce February 17, 2022

As winter sports seasons are finishing up, many seniors at this school are finishing the last sports seasons of their careers. For those who do not choose to play sports in college, adjusting to a life...

Members of the Black Student Alliance (BSA) play a trivia game during a meeting. Vanessa Rasaki, junior and president of the BSA, said, “Trying to get people educated is a big thing for us this (Black History Month).”

Students, teachers confront stigma, reflect on perception of African-American Vernacular English (AAVE)

Royce Brown and Chenyao Liu February 17, 2022

Vanessa Rasaki, co-President of the Black Student Alliance (BSA) and junior, has spent the past couple of months planning for Black History Month. “(The BSA) met with the school administrators so...

The Matrix” characters Neo and Trinity are shown with weaponry after an action sequence. Played by Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss respectively, the actors worked together closely in many scenes.

Cyberpunk Playlist: Beyond Neon (MUSE)

Christian Ledbetter, Chenyao Liu, and Jillian Moore December 22, 2021

In 1999 The Wachowskis released the Matrix, an anime and Hong Kong action inspired sci-fi film borrowing philosophical terms and names to speak about free will, the digital world and as one of the directors...

Q+A with Junior Parisa Shirani

Q+A with Junior Parisa Shirani

Jillian Moore and Chenyao Liu November 23, 2021

What traditions do you and your family usually practice for Black Friday? On Black Friday, we finish Thanksgiving up at around nine, or around eight, and then me and my mom, we always drive to Castleton...

Senior Rachel King uses the elevator in the E halls. King said she uses the school elevators because it’s harder for her to use the stairs. Despite the necessity, she said she disliked the elevators because they were slow and there weren’t enough elevators in the school.

In light of International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Dec. 3, students with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome consider accommodations, ableism

Chenyao Liu November 12, 2021

Senior Rachel King is well aware of her limitations. Where other students may not think too much about sitting down and typing on a computer, she has to consider what her body will and will not let her...

English teacher Tony Dunham explains how to correctly analyze texts. He said he encourages his students to frequently ask questions.

Teachers explain importance of asking questions, understanding students

Chenyao Liu and Arya Pinnamaneni September 28, 2021

National Ask A Stupid Question Day on Sept. 28 was created to encourage students to ask questions they were previously afraid to ask.  Carl Sagan, scientist and educator, coined the phrase, “there...

GKOM Council members discuss the schedules for GKOM training and Greyhound Kickoff. GKOM training and Greyhound Kickoff were scheduled for Aug. 5 and Aug. 6 respectively.

Club Spotlight: Q&A with Greyhound Kick-Off Mentors, GKOM Leaders

Chenyao Liu August 12, 2021

Ryan Ringenberg - GKOM club sponsor What are GKOM's goals as a club? It’s to help freshmen transition from middle school to high school, but at the same time to create more of a family culture within...

Q&A with Lucca Mo, Earth and Space Science Club Officer and Junior

Austin Guo June 14, 2021

  Q: How did you first get into astronomy? A: I got into astronomy through online friends during the summer after my 9th grade. They always talked about how astronomy was such a good subject...

Senior Maylee O’Brien took this picture in the summer of 2018 at the Cliffs of Moher. O’Brien said, “I was especially excited for the Cliffs of Moher because they’re a site for ancient Irish legends and Harry Potter films.”

With St. Patrick’s Day on March 17, students, teachers talk about Irish culture, stereotypes at CHS

Chenyao Liu March 17, 2021

Despite growing up in the U.S., senior Maylee O’Brien always felt connected to her Irish heritage. “A couple years ago, my family visited Ireland and it was probably my favorite trip of all time,”...

3.8 News Briefs

3.8 News Briefs

Cady Armstrong March 8, 2021

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