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It’s All Fun And Games: eSports Club members disagree with stigma surrounding violent video games

It’s All Fun And Games: eSports Club members disagree with  stigma surrounding violent video games

Wendy Zhu, Maddie Kosc, and Raphael Li

March 22, 2019


Filed under FEATURE, Issuu, Print, Recent Updates

As issues like gun violence take the United States by storm, people often search for something to account for this constant violence. Over the years, many people have attempted to link teen aggression with violent video games; however, according to a recent study published by the Oxford Internet Ins...

Don’t Ignore It. CHS students should address, not ignore controversial issues.

Don’t Ignore It. CHS students should address, not ignore controversial issues.

Raiha Zainab

December 14, 2017


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Print Columnists, Recent Updates

Here in our lovely city of Carmel, everything has always looked appealing and attractive. After all, we live in the number one city in America. We go to a great school. Everyone seems to be rich and happy. Everything is just perfect. Except it isn’t.  Moving to Carmel in seventh grade, I had a cer...

Take a stand. Students must recognize and combat legislation allowing guns at schools.

Take a stand. Students must recognize and combat legislation allowing guns at schools.

perspectives

April 24, 2014


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On April 15, 2013, this school’s administration enacted a security system in which students must press a button and provide visual and verbal identification before they can be admitted into the school building. This is one of many new measures taken by schools across the nation to ensure student safety, ...

Let’s Talk about Rape. Students need to understand the definition of rape and stand against it, regardless of who the victim or perpetrator is.

Let’s Talk about Rape. Students need to understand the definition of rape and stand against it, regardless of who the victim or perpetrator is.

perspectives

May 23, 2013


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It’s an unsavory topic, almost sensational, but it’s something we all need to hear. This March, two high school football stars in Steubenville, OH were convicted of raping an intoxicated teenage girl and sharing photos and video of the assault via texts and social media sites. In early April, a Cana...

Wake Up Call. The Pistorius case should refocus the public’s concern toward violence worldwide.

Wake Up Call. The Pistorius case should refocus the public’s concern toward violence worldwide.

perspectives

March 22, 2013


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Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius shocked the world and touched millions of peoples’ hearts during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Not only did he bring hope to disabled individuals through his inspiring achievements and dedication to multiple charities, but he also brought pride back to South Af...

In one ear and out the other. Don’t lose touch with repeated bad news, even if it’s hard to bear.

In one ear and out the other. Don’t lose touch with repeated bad news, even if it’s hard to bear.

perspectives

September 19, 2012


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People naturally tune out events that happen often. In many instances it’s a relatively benign matter: a student ignores his parents who incessantly ask him to pick up his clothes from the floor. However, it becomes dangerous when the public becomes desensitized toward news, even if that news is fill...

Changing the game. Video games actually are good for you, despite common misconceptions.

perspectives

February 23, 2012


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“Don’t play that; your brain will turn to mush.” “Why don’t you go read a book?” “I wish you would not play so many video games.” Most gamers have heard these lectures from their parents at one time or another. For some reason, the general non-video game playing public seems to think ...