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CCPL renovation reflects libraries’ attempt to meet changing needs of students

CCPL renovation reflects libraries’ attempt to meet changing needs of students

Leah Tan

February 21, 2020

Despite the common misconception that libraries are silent spaces for those who wish to solely read books, today’s libraries have transformed significantly to provide a wide array of services and resources for people of all ages. For students like Nicole Segaran, Teen Library Council (TLC) and seni...

As January is National Mentoring Month, K-8 mentoring presents benefits for both mentees, mentors

As January is National Mentoring Month, K-8  mentoring presents benefits for both mentees, mentors

Hannah Gretz

January 23, 2020

Each year in January since 2002, the Harvard School of Public Health has led a National Mentoring Month. Over the past 18 years, this campaign has developed to promote mentoring, specifically in youth, in the United States. Officially defined as the act of advising or training, the role of the mentor is extr...

K-8 Mentors for next year to be decided soon

K-8 Mentors for next year to be decided soon

Da-Hyun Hong

February 2, 2019

According to Robin Pletcher, AP Psychology and K-8 Mentoring teacher, she is currently in the process of interviewing applicants for next year’s mentors. She said she tends to emphasize attendance because it’s important for the students to rely on their mentors. Pletcher said, “When my mentors a...

Half(Time) Notes: Ambassadors’ new Half Notes event to take place tomorrow evening

Half(Time) Notes: Ambassadors’ new Half Notes event to take place tomorrow evening

Isabella White

January 24, 2019

Tomorrow evening, one of the most prestigious choirs at CHS will host the first-ever Ambassadors’ Half Notes event, where students in grades four through six will come to CHS to learn a song and dance that they will perform during halftime at the Ben Davis basketball game that night.    Ambassad...

Roleplay. Don’t force gender roles upon others.

Roleplay. Don’t force gender roles upon others.

perspectives

February 27, 2014

“I don’t think I’ve ever met anyone who was as much of a whore as Wendy Davis. And I’ve met some epic whores in my travels,” reads a tweet from Todd Kincannon, Tea Party activist and former head of the South Carolina Republican Party. His other tweets, which denounce Davis as a “coke who...

Dance Marathon 2012

Dance Marathon 2012

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February 28, 2012

PHOTOS: The seventh annual Dance Marathon event took place on Feb. 25. This year, participants raised ‎$261,229.48 for Riley Hospital For Children. CONNER GORDON / PHOTOS INTRODUCTION Dance Marathon is a six-hour event, organized by student government, that includes music, dancing, food and games. It started three years ago in honor of Ashley Crouse ’02, who di...