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TEDx seniors to help next year’s leadership team adjust to roles, plan for future

TEDx seniors to help next year’s leadership team adjust to roles, plan for future

Rhea Acharya

April 10, 2019


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Recently, the current leadership team for TEDx, which was entirely comprised of current seniors, selected a new leadership team for the 2019 to 2020 school year. In order to be considered for a leadership role, interested club members submitted applications earlier in the semester. According to Selin Oh, cu...

All Falls Down: Community members feel both positive, negative effects of government shutdown, resulting domino effect

All Falls Down: Community members feel both positive, negative effects of government shutdown, resulting domino effect

Kassi Darnell

February 22, 2019


Filed under Cover Story, FEATURE, feature-top, Recent Updates, Top Story

Last month, junior Korryn Reichard walked into her SRT room to grab her things, talking with her friends as they exited. While Reichard was at school, her father went to work but was not receiving a paycheck. Reichard’s father is a federal employee, and last month, he worked for 35 days without pay duri...

TEDx changes room for meetings

TEDx changes room for meetings

Rhea Acharya

February 8, 2019


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Following its conference in December on the theme “In a New Light,” the TEDx club switched sponsors from social studies teacher Allison Hargrove to social studies teachers Allen Wheeler and Michael O’Toole, so its meetings no longer take place in the same room. Instead of in Hargrove’s room, Roo...

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

Rhea Acharya

January 21, 2019


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The TEDx conference in December marked the end of social studies teacher Allison Hargrove’s time as TEDx sponsor; starting this semester, social studies teachers Michael O’Toole and Allen Wheeler will lead the club as co-sponsors. O’Toole said, “I became interested in the club last year. So, I...

Controversy Crisis: With Social Media Safety and Awareness Month in May, CHS students, teachers contemplate mixed effects of social media

Controversy Crisis: With Social Media Safety and Awareness Month in May, CHS  students, teachers contemplate mixed effects of social media

Adhi Ramkumar

April 20, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, Print, Recent Updates

Prior to the start of her math class, sophomore Kendall Greene briefly glances at her Instagram feed to remain up to date with ongoing events and incidences in her friends’ and families’ lives. On such social media usage, Greene said she regularly turns to social media for purposes such as establish...

Recent studies find disconnect in number of women in gaming who identify as “gamers”

Recent studies find disconnect in  number of women in gaming who identify as “gamers”

feature

March 18, 2016


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On Wednesday afternoons, students gather in Room E227, the classroom of Michael O’Toole, head sponsor of Nintendo Club. One student pulls a Wii U out of a closet and hooks it up to the projector. Another weekly meeting of Nintendo Club commences. The students begin a round of “Mario Kart.” In...

Rotary Interact Club to have new sponsor

Rotary Interact Club to have new sponsor

Beats

August 31, 2015


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to social studies teacher Michael O’Toole, Rotary Interact Club Rotary Interact Club does not have a sponsor at the moment because former sponsor Michelle Subler no longer works for CHS.   Currently, members of Rotary Interact Club consider having O’Toole as the club’...

Under the Influence: Students consider impact of celebrity decisions and actions

Under the Influence: Students consider impact of celebrity decisions and actions

entertainment

May 21, 2015


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Celebrities influence many people in our generation, and according to a Newsweek poll, 77 percent of Americans believe that celebrities have too much of an influence on teenagers—particularly girls. The effect is especially evident in their appearance and attitudes. Sophomore Kathryn Wolfert said one...

Online shopping takes toll on malls

Online shopping takes toll on malls

feature

September 11, 2014


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Sophomore Odelia Satchivi came home to find a package waiting for her. Inside was a pair of shoes that she ordered online. “There were these baby blue Vans and they didn’t have them in the store; I think they were not in season anymore, so I got them at Zappos and they were 20 bucks cheaper, and...