The Observer

CHS takes a selfie that shatters the record books

Students gather in the media center to take a selfie that sets a new world record.

By Rebecca Jackson, Circulation Manager

October 5, 2015

On Thursday, Oct. 1, CHS set a new world record for the most students taking selfies in a library. According to Media Specialist Paige Pagley, this event was created in connection with the selfie display in the library. The librarians saw this world record online and decided to bring it to CHS. The...

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The Slang of the Selfie Generation

By Natalie Cortez and Catherine Goohs

January 8, 2014

Several teenagers are conversing at lunch when one cries out: "Selfie!" Within mere seconds, the crowd moves like a choreographed dance into a huddled position, each member smiling at the the lens of a camera phone. The word "selfie" showed so much prominence in the English language this year that, as ...

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