Month: April 2014

Ecuadorian Exchange Students Perform for CC

This February, CC students journeyed to Quito, Ecuador to learn about the culture firsthand during homestays. This April, the Ecuadorian high school students who hosted CC’s exchange students traveled to Concord. As part of their visit, they performed a variety of…

The Scifi Club Explores Japan

The Scifi Club recently took a trip all the way across the world to Japan. The group spent twelve days exploring the sights, the culture, and the food. While in the city of Nanae, they experienced part of Japan’s culture…

CC Goes to JSA Spring State

Just before April vacation, Concord-Carlisle’s Junior State of America chapter (JSA), went to an overnight convention in Stamford, Connecticut called Spring State. Every year, JSA has three overnight conventions; Spring State is perhaps the most important, where the elections for…

Book Review: The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale was required reading in the Senior English elective ‘Visions of the Future.’ When it was first assigned, I instantly recalled that the author Margaret Atwood was known for her poetry. In my poetry-obsessed phase, I found that…

WIQH Brings Musical Talent from CCHS!

The singer plays her bright red electric guitar, crooning into the microphone a vintage-sounding blues song, her combat boots tapping along to the beat of her drummer, while next to her, a guy with dark sunglasses plays his heart out…

Novel Lunch Idea: Cucumber Sammies!

Okay, don’t laugh at me. Actually, feel free to laugh since this is pretty silly. My current spring obsession are these bread-less cucumber sandwiches (or whatever you want to call them)! I love cucumbers because they are so refreshing and…

Bindis – A Touchy Trend and a Slippery Slope

Coachella, the famous indie music festival in California, has recently dominated the gossip media. Who’s performing, who’s attending, who’s wearing what and who’s with who. Vanessa Hudgens of High School Musical fame was among the celebrities and concertgoers sporting an…

Urban Evening Comes to CC

Starting a business is an ambitious venture that requires massive amounts of time, energy, and inspiration.  The process of taking a single idea and growing it into an entire running business is an immensely challenging process.  Yet the students of…

Movie Review: Captain America: The Winter Solider

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I saw Captain America: The Winter Soldier this past Friday. I hadn’t seen the first movie, so my only knowledge of Captain America was from The Avengers and my Tumblr dashboard. Ultimately, I liked the movie.…