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Senior Anna Kronthal

Philly Cheesesteak Challenge – 2020

By Anna Kronthal, Opinions Editor May 14, 2020

When I was a kid, my mom used to tell me that high school would be the best four years of my entire life.  When I got to high school, I had to ask-- this was really as good as it ever gets? Because...

Senior Emma Chen

College Commitment Day – 2020

By Emma Chen, Observations Editor May 14, 2020

Sitting in the hallway of WCHS, a 14 year old Emma Chen listens as her lunch group talks about their future. She boasts that she has her life planned to the very last detail. From becoming a senior attorney...

Bond instructs how to survive hallway walks

Bond instructs how to survive hallway walks

By Ben Schick June 3, 2013

You’re sitting in class.  Maybe you’re really interested in the subject that the teacher is talking about.  Maybe you’re sitting in a class that happens to be the subject that you want to major...

Monk encourages introverts to break out of shell

Monk encourages introverts to break out of shell

By Jared Saltzberg June 3, 2013

I don’t remember my first day of high school particularly well, but the one thing I do think back to is the first time I laid eyes on the senior girls. As they strode through the first floor hallways,...

Doctor Kreiger examines benefits of older brothers

Doctor Kreiger examines benefits of older brothers

By Tyler Mead June 3, 2013

Every first day of the semester has been the same for me. I take my seat, listen to attendence and wait for the inevitable: “I know that last name.” So is the life of being a youngest child. I am...

Alex Munday finds mindfulness is the best policy

Alex Munday finds mindfulness is the best policy

By Julia Greenzaid June 3, 2013

Some say the secret to getting through high school is becoming buddies with your teachers. Others say it is avoiding procrastination. However, after four valuable years, I have uncovered the secret to...

Carmen looks back on the good times and the bad

Carmen looks back on the good times and the bad

By Emilie Plesset June 3, 2013

The first day of freshman year I walked through the doors of the Bulldog Lobby shy, four feet 10-and-a-half inches tall and extremely sheltered. Four years later, I leave CHS a full inch-and-a-half taller...

Sherlock Holmes thanks stand-out teachers

Sherlock Holmes thanks stand-out teachers

By Jessica Lee June 3, 2013

As the greatest detective of all time, I monologue about myself often enough in real life: about my abnormally high intelligence, my incredible deductive skills, my mesmerizing British accent… Therefore,...

Inspector Gadget finds self closer to class in the end

Inspector Gadget finds self closer to class in the end

By Sonia Shekar June 3, 2013

Many people who know I have a twin brother also know that he and I are very close. We are similar in many ways, have mutual friends and will be going voluntarily to the same school together for the next...

Numbah 3 wonders about mall trips of the past

Numbah 3 wonders about mall trips of the past

By Julia Gray June 3, 2013

Before we developed into full humans who could use the mall for its intended purpose (shopping), it was our escape. It was perfect; we could meet up with boys or talk about private things without supervision....

Always do the right thing

Always do the right thing

By Emma Crutchfield June 3, 2013

If I wrote down all of the lessons I have learned from CHS, my list would never end. So instead, I have picked the lesson I think is the most important one: always do the right thing. No matter how...

Veronica Mars gives tips for weekend fun

Veronica Mars gives tips for weekend fun

By Tiffany Tran-Kiem June 3, 2013

While CHS is all about overachieving academically, weekends are about letting loose and having fun. But, good decision making is an essential part of having an exciting time while being safe. House...

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