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Managing Editor Karen Zhang gives advice to underclassmen about high school

Managing Editor Karen Zhang gives advice to underclassmen about high school

Karen Zhang

May 21, 2020

Dear underclassmen, I’m a senior, and as you probably all know, the last two months of my high school career have disappeared, just like that. There are a couple of things I regret not doing—going to prom, watching Holiday Spectacular, being in the pit for the spring musical—but really, I c...

Democrats Club to host call-out meeting, distribute voting information to senior class

Club member and junior Chloe Wareham operates the Democrat’s Club during the Freshman Activites Fair on Aug. 26. According to Zoe Koniaris, a major goal of Democrats Club is educating people in and outside of the club about civics.

Michelle Lu

September 11, 2019

After a summer of activism, the Democrats Club is set to host a call-out meeting in the coming weeks. According to Zoe Koniaris, club president and senior, the primary goal the club has this year is to get students involved in the voting process prior to election season. “One big project this year is ...

Senior Sammie Choudhary

Senior Sammie Choudhary

May 23, 2019

“I realized that dreams do come true, I don’t know, because this whole being a senior thing, and I’m headed off to college in a few months and I’ve been waiting for all my college acceptances and rejections and everything, and after I got accepted by my top school, I was like ‘Oh! Okay, so d...

Q&A with next year’s Speaker of the House and Student Body President

Q&A with next year's Speaker of the House and Student Body President

Isabella White and Hari Patel

May 3, 2019

Deion Ziwawo, 2019-20 speaker of the House Why did you decide to run for speaker of the House? After my first year in Cabinet, I definitely had the idea of being speaker in my mind. That year, I got a feel for what the role would be like and I could see myself potentially wanting to do it. Espe...

Prank Time: With the end of the school year coming up, faculty should consider allowing a senior prank

Prank Time: With the end of the school year coming up, faculty should consider allowing a senior prank

Apurva Manas

April 19, 2019

We seniors have spent nearly four years at this school and current seniors have gone through seven finals weeks, SATs/ACTs, ISTEP exams and much more. Most of us have experienced high amounts of stress with academics and athletics consuming most of our time. With that in mind, where is the time for ...

Greyhound Connections plans to host new student breakfast on April 17

Sloan Belveal, Greyhound Connections president and senior, outside Mr. Stuelpe’s room, E219, during SRT. All Greyhound Connections members share an SRT in order to visit new students.

Armaan Goel

March 22, 2019

Greyhound Connections, a club helping sophomores, juniors and seniors new to CHS adjust to the school, plans to host a new student breakfast on April 17. “We are also planning a breakfast for new students and their teachers that we are going to do on April 17 during the Late Start,” Sloan Belve...

Senior Lant Jenkins

Senior Lant Jenkins

January 24, 2019

“My New Year’s resolution is to no longer cut my hair because I no longer care about bodily grooming.”

Senior Cate Harden

Senior Cate Harden

January 24, 2019

“My New Year’s Resolution is to get my rise ball (in softball) pretty good, get the spin going. Also, get my change up consistently down.”

Senior Andrea Paternina Pinedo

Senior Andrea Paternina Pinedo

Victoria Nopporn

November 16, 2018

“Being Colombian is important to me because it allows me to be able to connect with people throughout the world regardless of nationality, because we speak the same language—Spanish. This helps me grow as a person because not only do I have the opportunity to interact with English speakers, but als...

Dorm Sweet Dorm: Graduating seniors prepare for transition into life in college dorms

Senior Sophia Tragesser practices her mandolin on her couch while she is at her house. Tragesser said she will bring her mandolin to college to play for school or just recreationally because it helps her keep in touch with her life at home while she is living in college.

Ashwin Prasad

May 18, 2018

Senior Sophia Tragesser's high school days are running out fast. In just six months, she will move out of her childhood home and into her college dorm at the University of St. Thomas for the foreseeable future. Tragesser said she knows this transition is coming soon, and she knows the significance of ...

Surviving CHS

Surviving CHS

Daniel Lee

May 18, 2018