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ADL’s Effect on Me

January 12, 2015
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ADL’s Effect on Me

This year, in all sophomore advisories, we were asked if we wanted to be a part of the ADL peer leadership program (Anti-Defamation League).  I was told that a few times during the year, we would take off time from school to go to Ripley and learn about fighting back against racism and stereotypes. For me,...
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iqh Fest 2015

January 12, 2015
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iqh Fest 2015

            This February marks CCHS’ second annual iqh fest, featuring 13 acts that represent Concord-Carlisle’s talent. The event will take place Saturday, February 7th, at 7pm in the CC Learning Commons and will feature students and teachers alike. The Facebook event has approximately 80 students already attending, and the radio...
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New Year’s Resolutions: How to Keep Them

January 5, 2015
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New Year’s Resolutions: How to Keep Them

Time and time again, people have made a list of New Year’s resolutions and promised themselves they will do them all. Often the list consists of a series of self-improvement goals such as losing weight and staying fit as well as plans to save money and try new things. But time and time again, these same...
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iPhones?!?!

January 5, 2015
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iPhones?!?!

Readers of The Voice, please bear with me while I rant over the cracked appearance of my fresh iPhone 5c. I got my iPhone 5c a year ago, and exactly one year and three days later the stone floors of my kitchen delivered the final blow that would send cracks spiraling through my phone. I...
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What’s with the New Year?

January 5, 2015
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What’s with the New Year?

Each time New Year’s Eve rolls around, and I see people wearing trendy headbands and year-themed glasses waiting in excitement for the ball to drop, I think: why now?  After all, January seems a most untimely month to begin a new year.  As it takes place in the depth of winter, the celebration does not...
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Beyoncé and Chimamanda Adichie

December 15, 2014
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Beyoncé and Chimamanda Adichie

R&B singer-songwriter, dancer, self-described “modern-day feminist”, Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is, and has been, the hottest name in pop music. Among teenagers, her hit single, “***Flawless” is possibly the most quoted song in a caption of a girl’s profile picture.  The fifth single released from her self-titled album, “Flawless” is delivered on top of a trap-influenced beat. Upon further research, I was...
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The SAT: How to Approach Studying for It

December 8, 2014
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The SAT: How to Approach Studying for It

Here are some of my top tips for smart SAT studying: My best advice for everyone when it comes to the SAT is to start early. Many people do not start until their junior year but by that time the stress of studying for school and the SAT becomes a daunting task. Starting in...
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Katherine Bishop ’17 Slides to Success

December 1, 2014
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Katherine Bishop ’17 Slides to Success

Katherine Bishop used to be your classic high schooler: going to school, hanging with friends, and doing homework. She still does all this, but now along with her new sport, luge, the fastest sport on ice. She became interested in luge through the “slider search,” a committee that came to Carlisle at the beginning of...
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Italy in April with Latin!

December 1, 2014
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Italy in April with Latin!

This April vacation, the Latin program is offering an exciting trip to Italy. In correspondence with Latin teacher Ms. Pooler, I learned more about the trip. Twenty-eight students and four CCHS faculty members will be going, including Ms. Pooler, Ms. Volpe, Ms. Mendoza, and Mr. Pavlik. Any student who has previously taken or is currently taking...
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