Month: February 2012

2012 MMEA Eastern Senior District Festival

The MMEA Eastern Senior District Festival is a highly selective band, orchestral, and choral festival featuring the top musicians in our region, and it took place on January 7 this year. Students begin practicing their audition pieces as early as June, and auditions…

Muckraking: Documentaries vs. Books

I used to think that nonfiction books were just a banal version of movie documentaries. I used to think that I could get the same depth of information from both mediums. Just recently, I read Eric Scholloser’s book Fast Food…

CC Swim and Dive DCL update

In the DCL meet last weekend, both boys and girls teams participated and swam really hard. The girls team competed on Friday, February 10th and finished with a total point number of 245.5, which placed them fifth out of the eight…

Chinese New Year celebration

Happy Chinese New Year! As a way to celebrate the lucky Year of the Dragon, Teacher Jean Lee, or Lee Lao Shi, as her students call her, successfully organized a celebration luncheon at the Asian Gourmet Restaurant in Concord. She…

Student Spotlight: Emily Chen

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This is an interview with Emily Chen ’12, who is an aspiring singer at Concord Carlisle High School. She has an amazing YouTube channel of her song covers. (Visit it here and the Facebook page here.) How long have you…

Déjà vu? Super Bowl predictions and recap

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Finally, it’s here. After waiting through a four-month lockout and then a four-month season, we’re back at Super Bowl Sunday. And this time, the bells of Round II will ding for the Patriots and the Giants. Almost exactly four years…