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Movie Review: The Normal Heart

May 27, 2014
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Movie Review: The Normal Heart

Last Sunday, HBO debuted The Normal Heart, a largely autobiographical film adaption from the 1985 play of the same name, that chronicles the outbreak of the HIV-AIDS crisis. This film is a journey through the very bleak and frightening landscape of New York City in the early 1980s, and the tour guide is Ned...
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Met Gala Red Carpet: Dramatic Highs and Dramatic Lows

May 12, 2014
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Met Gala Red Carpet: Dramatic Highs and Dramatic Lows

The Met Gala, formally called the Costume Institute Gala and also known as the Met Ball, an annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, is one of the most important fashion events of the year. This years gala has some extreme hits and extreme misses.
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New Senior Week: What It Is, and Why

May 12, 2014
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New Senior Week: What It Is, and Why

A few weeks ago, Concord-Carlisle seniors gathered in the auditorium to find that aspects of their last days at the school had been rewritten, particularly in regards to their final week of academic classes. In the past, seniors had ended classes in the beginning of June, taking their final exams intermittently, spread throughout the...
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CC Goes to JSA Spring State

April 28, 2014
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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 various positions within the JSA organization take place. This convention had a record breaking...
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The Reality Fair: Welcome to the Real World

April 14, 2014
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The Reality Fair: Welcome to the Real World

High school is a time of transition; freshmen finally escape middle school, sophomores become juniors, juniors start planning for colleges, and seniors are on the brink of finally tasting reality. It is a well known fact that the freedom of adulthood comes inherently laden with responsibility, and while high school prepares students academically for...
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Prom Information

April 7, 2014
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Prom Information

Prom season is almost here, so make sure to not miss any of the following dates in preparation for the big day! April 3 -17 – Prom tickets will be on sale. Ticket sales will END before April Vacation. There will be no ticket sales after the end date, so if you think you...
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Miley Cyrus to Perform at CC Prom

April 1, 2014
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Miley Cyrus to Perform at CC Prom

As many of you are well aware, the Junior/Senior Prom is quickly approaching. The highly anticipated event will be held this year at  Gillette Stadium on May 3rd. Many talented DJs and performing artists are hired every year to jazz up the night, however, this year’s selected performer will be the most notorious star...
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Voices in the Caf: What Do You Think Happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?

March 17, 2014
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Voices in the Caf: What Do You Think Happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370?

What do you think happened to Malaysian Airlines Flight 370?          
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Blood Drive Success!

March 10, 2014
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Blood Drive Success!

Last week the hallways were adorned with bright red posters displaying the slogan “not all heroes wear capes.” These posters publicized CC’s first blood donation drive, sponsored  by the Student Senate and InterAct club, and the motto is true. In places like Concord, Carlisle, and Boston, people want to make the world a better...
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The SAT is: (a) Outdated (b) New

March 10, 2014
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The SAT is: (a) Outdated (b) New

Is there a correct answer? The SAT claims to test knowledge learned in high school in order to gauge how prepared a person is for college. The students and much of the faculty at CC, however, are well aware that the only way to be successful on the SAT is to study specifically to...
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