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Gender Equality Club to Screen Girl Rising Documentary

May 18, 2015
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Gender Equality Club to Screen Girl Rising Documentary

CC’s Gender Equality Club, though only founded this year by Ruthie Block ’17 and Madi Bode ’16, and advised by Ashley Anderson of the Math Department, has quickly become one of the most popular and active groups on campus.  The club meets weekly to share personal stories about sexual assault, engage in conversations about sexism in...
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The Best Dressed at Prom!

May 11, 2015
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The Best Dressed at Prom!

Prom was filled with glamorously dressed students, all of whom had gone all out to look their best.  Here are some of our favorite looks from the night! Nicki Saleh ’15 rocked an unorthodox boho look.  We’re obsessed with her statement floral headpiece and chic black gown.  She could have walked off the pages...
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Mother’s Day: A Time to Show Appreciation

May 8, 2015
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Mother’s Day: A Time to Show Appreciation

Each year, Mother’s Day comes around, but every day, it is the mothers, fathers, siblings, aunts, grandparents, teachers, etc. in our life, who make us who we are. Who goes to work, helps you with your homework, drives you to games and performances, makes meals, and overall, makes things possible for you? Among others, the answer...
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Veni, Vidi, Vici!

May 4, 2015
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Veni, Vidi, Vici!

This April break, I was fortunate enough to take part in the Latin class trip to Italy, something that I’ve been looking forward to for months. Participating in the school trip has given me new experiences that I couldn’t learn in the classroom. All the translations we slaved through finally paid off as we...
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Students Getting “Hangry” In the New School

May 4, 2015
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Students Getting “Hangry” In the New School

The transition to the new building has been relatively smooth, as students quickly settled into navigating four stories, finding the best hangout locations, and most importantly, locating bathrooms.  For the most part, reviews of the school have been positive, as most praise the natural lighting and improved air quality.  However, there is one issue that...
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The PARCC: A Test For Good?

April 13, 2015
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The PARCC: A Test For Good?

It’s no secret that students tend to be a bit anxious about standardized tests. Legislators repeatedly extol their virtues by pointing out that standardized tests provide an accurate statewide view of schools are doing. Proponents also point out that it performs as an accurate test to determine how well schools are doing when compared...
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A Look Back

April 13, 2015
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A Look Back

This coming Thursday, April 16, 2015, marks the last official day of school in our current CCHS building.  This sad but important occasion will be marked by a special closing ceremony at the end of the school day on Thursday. For over fifty years, tens of thousands of CCHS students have called this building home....
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Prom Season Tips: Glowing Skin

April 6, 2015
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Prom Season Tips: Glowing Skin

Imagine the day of prom has arrived and you have an enormous, raging zit. Lovely. Maybe you will even have multiple zits – the horror! Luckily, I have tips for you that will help prevent unfortunate situations like those I just described. Everyone has heard the phrase “you are what you eat”. but sometimes it is...
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Be a Part of ‘Red My Lips’ Wednesday, April 8th

April 6, 2015
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Be a Part of ‘Red My Lips’ Wednesday, April 8th

Though not widely recognized, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM for short), and brings to light a significant problem facing this country. The 2015 Sexual Assault Awareness campaign focuses on three subtopics: Safer Campuses, Brighter Futures, and Prevention of Sexual Violence.  All carry a deep importance but seem difficult to get involved in,...
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How to Cure Your Procrastination

April 6, 2015
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How to Cure Your Procrastination

Many people of all ages are constantly making excuses for why they aren’t getting work done. With homework, tests, SATs, chores, to do lists, and all of the boxes that need checking off, we’ve become skilled at dodging responsibilities. I put myself in this category because, while I don’t usually leave things until the last...
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