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Senior Mia Bassett

Senior Mia Bassett

Sowmya Chundi

March 25, 2020

Senior Mia Bassett Where do you work and what do you do there? I work at Market District, and I really enjoy my job. It’s actually a lot of fun for the most part. I work primarily in the Bakery/Candy Area. I’m responsible for helping customers get items from their cases, such as gelato, cake...

Continued presence of skinny mirrors in clothing stores is inconsistent with body positivity movement

Continued presence of skinny mirrors in clothing stores is inconsistent with body positivity movement

Rhea Acharya

February 21, 2020

As a teenage girl, I’ve experienced varying levels of comfort in my own skin. But for the most part, through the positive rhetoric circulating beauty standards in today’s world, I’ve grown to love how I look and be happy with who I am. Recently I was shopping for clothes at Clay Terrace, and I no...

With bankruptcy of Forever 21, CHS students shop for clothing sustainably

With bankruptcy of Forever 21, CHS students shop for clothing sustainably

Sowmya Chundi

November 15, 2019

Decades ago, clothing stores like Forever 21 embodied the American dream. The franchise brought in billions of dollars worth of revenue, trendy clothing and affordable styles. However, just last month, Forever 21 announced it was filing for bankruptcy and would be closing over 200 stores across the na...

Back in Business: As Abercrombie & Fitch recently reopened in Indiana, students, staff consider how companies recover from past mistakes

Back in Business: As Abercrombie & Fitch recently reopened in Indiana,  students, staff consider how companies recover from past mistakes

November 16, 2018

Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F) recently reopened at the Fashion Mall at Keystone on Nov. 9. While A&F closed down at the Circle Center, Castleton and Fashion Malls in 2016 due to sales decreases, the company is now making a rebound in Indiana. According to Robert “Bob” Browning, IB Business...

Shopping or Shipping: With holiday shopping season coming up, students consider pros, cons of online shopping

Shopping or Shipping: With holiday shopping season coming up,  students consider pros, cons of online shopping

Kassi Darnell, Anjali Natarajan, and Gray Martens

November 16, 2018

Junior Sofia Rashid looks through online stores every day. She likes to browse and put things in her cart but she doesn’t actually buy anything until she has saved up enough money to make a large purchase. She said she likes online shopping because it’s more convenient, especially with the holiday sea...

Fitting In: For some students, clothing sizes are a struggle to find, understand

Fitting In: For some students, clothing sizes are a struggle to find, understand

Gillian Paxton

February 23, 2017

For senior Sarah Biette, shopping for clothing is a difficult experience. But unlike some of her fellow students, her problem is not the rapidly changing trends but rather something far more difficult to overcome: most stores do not carry her size. “I can count on one hand the number of stores...

A Brief Weekend Getaway and Preface

A Brief Weekend Getaway and Preface

blogs

February 21, 2014

As an introduction, the goal of “The Itinerary” staff is to cater to all travelers. Our blog looks at tourist spots—both popular and obscure—as well as basic information that we believe to be necessary in planning and enjoying one’s trip. So whether you love the beach, yearn to ski down snowy...

Holiday Mind Control. Why people should shop consciously during the holiday season.

Holiday Mind Control. Why people should shop consciously during the holiday season.

perspectives

December 13, 2013

During this holiday season, shoppers are expected to spend an average of $801 on gifts, according to American Research Group. Despite the magnitude of this number, it isn’t surprising: who doesn’t enjoy buying gifts for their family and for others? What is surprising is that countless shoppers come...

Graphic: PlayStation 4 Outclasses Wii U in Nearly Every Aspect

Graphic: PlayStation 4 Outclasses Wii U in Nearly Every Aspect

Author Archives

March 4, 2013

As you can see, the only advantage the Wii U really has over the PlayStation 4 is the fact that they actually have a price. PlayStation is yet to announce the price of the PlayStation 4....