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Like and Subscribe: With YouTube’s new channel membership feature, more students should take advantage of it

Like and Subscribe: With YouTube’s new channel membership feature, more students should take advantage of it

Anna Klauz

May 23, 2019

Youtube, a Google-owned video-based company, has been used by billions of people for over a decade as its empire has been growing since the establishment of its brand in 2005. Over the last 14 years, YouTube has prided itself on the creation of an online media outlet that allows anyone across the  gl...

CHTV finished contest submissions

Christian Ledbetter

February 26, 2019

CHTV has finished its submissions to the Indiana Association of School Broadcasters (IASB). Judging begun on Feb. 22, and the organization will announce winners at a conference taking place March 11. This is CHTV teacher Eric Marty’s first experience with the IASB. “The kids are very excited for tha...

CHTV Will Cover Lacrosse

Christian Ledbetter

January 31, 2019

CHTV will offer coverage of lacrosse this spring. CHTV teacher Eric Marty said CHTV will cover the sport through the YouTube channel, with plans of covering it live on the website currently in development. Viewers can see the games around 20 minutes after they have ended. Additionally, the website i...

YOU HAVE TO READ THIS!! : Students, teachers address evolution of clickbait, repercussions for unbiased information

YOU HAVE TO READ THIS!! : Students, teachers address evolution of clickbait, repercussions for unbiased information

Uday Lomada

September 21, 2018

After a long and strenuous day at school, senior Riley Aadson used to plop down on his couch and watch the headlines pass by or watch a YouTube video from his recommended list. This was when he normally caught up on the news about the world around him. Titles like “Obamacare IS DESTROYING JOBS” and headl...

Chinese New Year Recipe – Fa Gao

Chinese New Year Recipe – Fa Gao

Rachael Tan

February 15, 2018

Learn how to make Fa Gao, a traditional Chinese pastry often served on Chinese New Year.

Life’s a game: With the rise of video gamers in the entertainment industry, CHS students assess the reality of these professions

Life’s a game: With the rise of video gamers in the entertainment  industry, CHS students assess the reality of these professions

Uday Lomada, Entertainment Reporter

January 25, 2018

Three days before Christmas, sophomore Zach Howard and his friends walked into his basement to find three TVs with GameCubes wired to play “Super Smash Bros. Melee.” To get ready, they had warmed up techniques such as the wave dash and multishine. Their end goal: winning a local $1,000 prize tournament. Only a few days later, sophomore Nolan Lederman hosted his yearly Christmas stream on Twitch playing video games such as “FIFA” and “Call of Duty.” His goal was to raise...

Social Media Sensation: Q&A with senior Elizabeth Shelton, who runs her own popular YouTube channel

Social Media Sensation: Q&A with senior Elizabeth Shelton,  who runs her own popular YouTube channel

Cory Steele, 15 Minutes Editor

December 12, 2016

“For me, it’s more about the message than putting on makeup or showing people my room... it’s about making people happy and sharing my story as well.”

Sophomore Sam Kim directs original movie, “Awkward”

Sophomore Sam Kim directs original movie, “Awkward”

Rebecca Qin, Social Media Editor

October 13, 2016

Sometime by the end of this year or the beginning of next year, a short film will be released. However, it won’t be your typical film. The production, titled “Awkward,” is directed and produced by sophomore Sam Kim, and features seniors Dave Guo and Sara Yin and junior Natalia Trevino Amaro. “Th...

Student musicians use social media as platform to promote musical careers

Student musicians use social media as platform to promote musical careers

Jessica Konrad

May 19, 2016

As freshman Morgan Koontz gets ready in her bathroom, she thinks about the video she’s going to post tonight. She plans to sing “Hello” by Adele, feeling immense pressure to hit each note perfectly, and for good reason. Koontz boasts 140,000 followers and counting on her Instagram page @morgansin...

Recent lawsuits bring to light importance of recognizing copyright

Recent lawsuits bring to light importance of recognizing copyright

feature

November 13, 2015

It’s a quintessential song that plagues our childhood memories. It is sung once a year to celebrate a turning of age. This infamous song, “Happy Birthday,” was recently named a part of the public domain after a feud between Summy Co., the acclaimed copyright holders to the song, and two Warner fi...

The Beauty of YouTube: More students turn to online videos for fashion and beauty advice

The Beauty of YouTube: More students turn to online videos for fashion and beauty advice

entertainment

October 9, 2015

She turns on her camera, angles it down, hits record and says, “Hey guys, it’s  Natalia.” Natalia Trevino Amaro, “Youtuber” and sophomore, has celebrated her two year anniversary on YouTube on Oct. 1, and has reached over 3,000 subscribers. She is a fashion and lifestyle “Youtuber,” often catego...