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TEDx leadership team strives to increase membership

TEDx leadership team strives to increase membership

Rhea Acharya

November 2, 2019

According to Sarah Konrad, design head and junior, the club’s leadership team is currently focused on getting more people to join TEDx.   Konrad said, “We want to increase membership because we’ve seen our numbers go down as so many former members graduated (last spring). And we want to ...

TEDx postpones speaker auditions

TEDx postpones speaker auditions

Rhea Acharya

October 11, 2019

According to Sarah Konrad, Design Head and junior, the TEDx leadership team postponed the speaker auditions that were scheduled for Oct. 3 to a later date that is not scheduled yet due to conflicts with the original date.    At the auditions, students will present their proposed TED tal...

TEDx celebrates year at May 22 meeting

TEDx celebrates year at May 22 meeting

Rhea Acharya

May 20, 2019

According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, the TEDx club will meet for the last time for this academic year on May 22 in Room E210 for its end-of-year celebration. Oh said she plans for there to be food and balloons at the meeting. “Attendance to some of the meetings has been a little bit sl...

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

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...

A New Addition to New Edition: New student enters CHS choir program; choir students contemplate ways to reduce stress with school, extracurriculars

A New Addition to New Edition: New student enters CHS choir program; choir students contemplate ways to reduce stress with school, extracurriculars

February 22, 2019

As the third quarter rolls on, most students here only adapt to a new grading period, but some, like sophomore Ian Wang, must adjust to a new school as well. For Wang, who transferred from North Central, the adjustment has been particularly acute as he has also joined New Edition, a CHS show choir. ...

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

Rhea Acharya

January 21, 2019

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...

Accents rehearse music, organize logistics for Princess Academy on Nov. 3

Accents rehearse music, organize logistics for Princess Academy on Nov. 3

Adhi Ramkumar

October 23, 2018

The Accents are planning logistical aspects and preparing music for the Princess Academy on Nov. 3 at 1 p.m. in the Freshman Cafeteria. According to director of choirs Katherine Kouns, the Princess Academy is a fun way for the Accents show choir to reach out to young boys and girls in the communi...