Author: Willa Blake

Avoid Boredom This Summer

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Finals week is upon us. The dreaded four days in which your physical, emotional, and intellectual skills are put to the test. Blood, sweat and tears will be shed this week as you put every last shred of energy into…

Groundbreaking Discovery: Teachers Never Leave School

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It is a common assumption that at the end of every school day teachers return home to their families. It has been recently discovered that this is not the case. In 1998, there was a Massachusetts state law passed that…

Voices in the Atrium: Excitement and Worry about Prom

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Prom is rapidly approaching and students attending are at the edges of their seats waiting for this magical night to arrive. Prom is a night where you can shamelessly obsess over yourself to the point where you are nearly red-…

Climate and Science Marches

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During the past few weeks there have been two marches in support of our planet and science in general. Thousands gathered in Boston common in defense of our planet Earth, and as a passive revolt towards our president who has…

A Celebrity at CC: Brice Kapel

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On Thursday, April 6th, a legend walked through the halls of CCHS: Brice Kapel. Those who take French have learned about the riveting stories of his life and have grown to admire him greatly. Brice Kapel is a singer and…

Spring has sprung… What now?

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You have awakened from your dark and chilly winter slumber to the first warm day since October. It is 80 degrees outside and you are now frantically scouring your closets to find that tank top and that pair of shorts…

March for Science– Update: Free Bus from CCHS!

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Since the election of Donald Trump, there has been widespread concern about whether or not environmental issues will continue to be supported by our government, especially since Trump’s executive orders curbing EPA regulations. To express this concern, several marches for…

Later Start Time: A Blessing or a Curse?

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Recently the Concord Carlisle Regional School Committee has been flirting with the idea of a later school start time. The school day would start at 8:00am rather than 7:30am. Though this may seem like a small, trivial deviation to some,…

Voices in the Atrium: Cleanliness at School

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Recently there has been great controversy when it comes to whether or not the ban of food from the Learning Commons is an effective idea, in terms of limiting the amount of waste around the school. I took a stroll…

Advice Column: Confessions of a Coffeaholic

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Question: I drink coffee a lot. After drinking a cup I feel good about myself. I am suddenly bubbly and talkative and just generally in a good mood. When I stop drinking coffee my new upbeat personality subsides and I…