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Beauty pageants judge CHS students on factors other than just physical appearance

Beauty pageants judge CHS students on factors other than just physical appearance

Wendy Zhu

December 12, 2019

When a family friend told Abi Meyyappan, National American Miss Indiana (NAMI) finalist and senior, about an opportunity for a free photoshoot this past summer, Meyyappan said she had no idea it was actually an open call for a beauty pageant. After the photoshoot, she thought nothing of it, but a few...

Miss Controversy. Why students should care about the new Miss America.

Miss Controversy. Why students should care about the new Miss America.

perspectives

October 11, 2013

“So Miss America is a terrorist.” “I swear I’m not racist, but this is America.” “Congratulations Al-Qaeda. Our Miss America is one of you.” These were just a few of the thousands of vicious tweets posted regarding Nina Davuluri, the first ever Indian-American Miss America. Davulu...