Tag: technology

The Best and Worst of the Oscars 2017: A Night Overview

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A lot happened last¬†week. ¬†And for some, perhaps a little more than others. ¬†However, whether you travelled to the farthest ends of the Earth, visited colleges, applied for scholarships, played in tournaments, read your heart out, threw a karaoke party,…

CCHS: A Year in Review

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It’s been another whirlwind year for CCHS, with students excelling in the arts, sports, and academics. ¬†We began discussions on student stress levels and mental health, traveled around the world through different exchange programs, and saw an incredibly successful college…

1:1 Follow Up!

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  Last year I did a series of articles on the then nascent 1:1 program, so it seems fitting that as Senior Spring comes to an end, that I would do a retrospective. 1:1 has now become so widespread that…

New Photo Exhibit Excites!

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If you took the time to stop by room 249, you would see¬†a unique and impressive collection of artwork. ¬†We are privileged to have photographer Stephen SetteDucati’s photography on display in our high school. Stephen SetteDucati is an award-winning industrial…

Justifying the Concord Public Schools Technology Budget

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At present, $1.2 million is spent on digital instruction in the Concord Public Schools. This hefty sum has caused many¬†people to wonder about¬†Concord’s potentially¬†excessive spending on technology. Where is all that money going, and why is Concord spending so much?…

Steve Jobs Biopic Captivates

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Some of us film nerds (or film buffs, if you prefer) have been looking forward to this Danny Boyle-Aaron Sorkin collaboration for months. After all, Danny Boyle created arguably one of the best literary adaptations of all time in¬†Trainspotting, and…

Students Participate in the 1:1 Student Forum

In order to ensure greater student participation in the school’s decisions,¬†Mr. Badalament recently held a forum¬†in hopes of¬†answering questions about the new 1:1 program. The¬†administration aims to¬†have a conversation with many who are interested in the measure and want to…

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…

My iPhone is Ruining My Life

One word: Addiction. And yeah, I know, first world problems, but still. Here’s some background: I’ve had the same flip phone since seventh grade. It’s been with me through everything, really, and survived more than I could possibly expect. I’ve…

National Recognition for CC Students

Several CC students are among the approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program who have an¬†opportunity to continue in the competition for about 8,000 scholarships that will be offered next spring. Congratulations to Anneliese Braunegg’14, Jacob…