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COVID-19 proves how fluid life is, how much we take for granted

COVID-19 proves how fluid life is, how much we take for granted

Natalie Khamis

March 26, 2020

There were a lot of things I looked forward to my senior year of high school: making every day seem like the weekend, dancing at prom, playing my heart out on the ISSMA competition stage and wearing the blue cap and gown. I had spent the first three years of high school strung up about academics, wi...

CHS student discusses the causes of depression and how to deal with them

CHS student discusses the causes of depression and how to deal with them

Cory Steele, 15 Minutes of Fame Editor

September 28, 2016

Junior Amelia Harrison has depression. She was diagnosed in the seventh grade, but she said the signs began to manifest themselves at the beginning of her fifth grade year. Since her diagnosis, she has found many misconceptions about the disease exist, and in general, the subject is somewhat taboo. ...

Realistic resolutions. Lessons I learned from last year’s resolutions.

Realistic resolutions. Lessons I learned from last year’s resolutions.

perspectives

January 23, 2014

Regarding the new year, peace activist Edith Lovejoy Pierce once said, “We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” Many people use the new year as an opportunity to become a b...

Lifesaver. Legalized abortions save lives.

Lifesaver. Legalized abortions save lives.

perspectives

December 13, 2013

In September 1973, the Supreme Court legalized abortion in the Roe v. Wade case in which a woman under the alias Jane Roe argued that prohibiting her from having an abortion was against her constitutional rights. As a firm believer in pro-choice, I have to agree. When I was born, both my mother and I...

Rightless. Abortion strips unborn of rights.

Rightless. Abortion strips unborn of rights.

perspectives

December 13, 2013

On Sept. 19, pro-life activists in Albuquerque, NM took to the streets to drum up support for a referendum to limit abortion. Despite the protests, however, the referendum unfortunately failed to pass, leaving abortion to persist unchecked. A year earlier I marched alongside hundreds of Pro-life supp...

Learning outside the classroom. Students should strive to implement, enhance knowledge through internships

perspectives

August 14, 2013

Visualize this: spending a few hours a day every weekday of your summer sitting at a desk transferring colorless liquid from container to container, slowly following the instructions written out that ask you to add a nanoliter (yes, that’s about one millionth of a liter) of water or additional colorless...

iLife. Teens often overlook the negative impacts their smartphones have on their lifestyles.

perspectives

August 14, 2013

“No phones at the table,” “put away the cell phone during class” and “don’t text and drive” are phrases that seem to be thrown around by parents to their children on a regular basis. Teens have become so accustomed to having their phones with them all day that they forget to turn them...