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Emma Watson’s HeForShe Campaign: Working for Gender Equality

October 20, 2014
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Emma Watson’s HeForShe Campaign: Working for Gender Equality

Emma Watson is a Hollywood superstar, and you’ve probably heard of her roles or Red Carpet appearances.  She is especially well-known for one of her most famous role: Hermione Granger. Recently though, the Harry Potter star has been up to a lot more than her roles in “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” and...
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88.3 FM: Radio by Students for Students

October 20, 2014
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88.3 FM: Radio by Students for Students

Up until a few days ago, the main draw of WiQH (found on 88.3 FM),CC’s radio station, had been the inexpensive sodas sold there.  I hadn’t had the opportunity to look around the place, a garage refurbished into classroom, until last Wednesday.  Station Publicity Director, Gillian Pasley ’16, met me by the station’s two fully equipped...
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Happy Diwali!

October 20, 2014
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Happy Diwali!

Many of you may not be aware that this Wednesday, October 23rd is a very special day for a number of people. And I’m not just talking about Advisory Wednesday. You guessed it, folks, it’s Diwali, the Indian Festival of Lights! Diwali is an ancient holiday celebrated all over India. Many Indian holidays are...
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Learning with Passion and Gusto: Ruettgers Seminars

October 20, 2014
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Learning with Passion and Gusto: Ruettgers Seminars

There’s a good chance that if you asked a CCHS student about the Ruettgers seminar you would be met with blank stares. However, despite its obscurity, the Ruettgers seminar is an important addition to CC’s teaching environment and adds a host of interesting courses for students over their careers at CCHS. Supported by generous...
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Gender Equality Club Joins CC

October 6, 2014
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Gender Equality Club Joins CC

CCHS now has its own Gender Equality Club. The goal of this club is to promote Gender Equality both locally and worldwide. Although this is an ambitious task, the co-Founders and co-presidents Ruthie Block ’17 and Madi Bode ’16, have many new ideas to get students engaged and hopefully make a global impact on Gender Equality....
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We Must “Think We Can”: CC Mental Health Week

October 6, 2014
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We Must “Think We Can”: CC Mental Health Week

High school can be fraught with stressful situations, socially, academically, athletically, and everything in between.  The CCHS Wellness Committee has thus put together a Mental Health Week to offer support and advice on how to beat stress!  The focus this year will be on eustress, or the optimal level of stress necessary to perform...
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Kicks for Cancer 2014

October 6, 2014
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Kicks for Cancer 2014

Once again, Kicks for Cancer was a huge success in raising funds and awareness for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Sixteen teams (7 of the top 20 teams in the state) played in a total of 8 matches total at 11:30 at 2:00, 4:30 and 7:30 on September 27th. Our soccer teams played Lincoln-Sudbury, with...
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Drama in the Upper Gym: Freshmen Elections

September 29, 2014
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Drama in the Upper Gym: Freshmen Elections

Last Wednesday during Advisory Block, the freshmen class heard speeches from a broad range of candidates for its four class officer positions.  The campaigning kicked off with Jason Genova, who was running for president. Sadly my comrade and I arrived to the speeches late and were only able to catch the last part of Jason’s speech,...
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Decoding the 1:1 Technology Initiative

September 29, 2014
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Decoding the 1:1 Technology Initiative

Recently, CCHS’s 1:1 Technology Initiative has been the subject of much debate. Although many students know that 1-1 is an important issue, not many know the specifics. Simply put, it is a program in which CCHS plans on replacing desktop computers and allowing students to use their own individual computers instead. Technology is one of the most important factors...
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