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As Thanksgiving approaches, students plan Friendsgiving celebration, ponder new trend

As Thanksgiving approaches, students plan Friendsgiving celebration, ponder new trend

Sam Hawkins

November 28, 2019

For many people around the country, Thanksgiving is when they gather with their families to share a meal and say thanks for all that they have, in accordance with the feast of the pilgrims and their Native American friends back in the early 17th century. However, the story that we tell, not only of...

Shop Before You Drop: Students should have time at the beginning of the school year to see if they like scheduled electives

Riya Chinni

August 13, 2019

If you were to walk among the campuses of Brown or Harvard University during the first week of school, you would see students flitting in and out of a myriad of classes, sampling courses which are offered at the schools. While this may seem unconventional, this activity is known as a “shopping period”...

AN UNCONVENTIONAL HOMECOMING: CHS students celebrate Homecoming in different ways

Junior Kendall Fahey (left) talks with junior Anika Bhargava (right) about their Homecoming party at lunch. According to Fahey, although the dance is mainly for freshmen and sophomores, there are alternative ways that upperclassmen can celebrate Homecoming.

Allison Li, Beats Editor

September 29, 2016

On Oct. 1, instead of going to the dance, junior Kendall Fahey plans to celebrate Homecoming with a few of her closest friends. “This year, we are (celebrating Homecoming by) having a color war with powdered paint, like at the Color Run. I’m looking forward to just spending time with all my fri...