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Downsized Decor: As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Downsized Decor: As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Tessa Collinson

May 23, 2019

Although sophomore Ashley Elmore has a couple years before she will go to college, she’s well prepared for living in a dormitory. She said she knows how to utilize her furniture in the most efficient way possible to optimize her space. “(A struggle I’ve encountered) with decorating a small room is fin...

CHS students travel more with multiple generations, extended family

CHS students travel more with multiple generations, extended family

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March 20, 2015

Over winter break, freshman Nora Clemens went to the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas. It wasn’t just a simple getaway to soak up some sun, though. Clemens was accompanied by her immediate family, two aunts and their respective families, her grandparents and a great-aunt: 18 people in total. “There were a lot ...

College students returning home affect family dynamics

College students returning home affect family dynamics

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February 22, 2013

After her brother left for college, sophomore Megan Hayes began adjusting to being the only child at home. But shortly after, college student Ryan Hayes returned to live with the family again. “It was kind of weird when he was gone, but it felt almost normal at the times because everyone who I k...

Students prefer caffeinated drinks for their tastes, benefits

Students prefer caffeinated drinks for their tastes, benefits

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April 27, 2012

For junior Steven Gaw, the shot of Monster that he drinks in the morning is not only a part of his morning routine to wake up, but also the reason he is able to stay focused and alert throughout the day. According to Gaw, he started drinking caffeinated beverages for the energy boost when he entered...