Classical Collegiates—Michelle Wong

Classical Collegiates—Michelle Wong

Kelsea Wolleson, Reporter
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features

As this school year comes to a close, many seniors find themselves looking at college acceptance letters and weighing the pros and cons of each school to pick their best fit. Juniors prepare for their senior year, sophomores start to plan out their course of action and freshmen are ecstatic to move up a...

Classical Collegiates—Luke Trujillo

Classical Collegiates—Luke Trujillo

Grace Davis, Reporter
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features

For most seniors, applying to college can be the most stressful time within their high school career. Being accepted into a college is a great achievement, especially if you’re offered the chance to visit the school of your dreams. In the case of senior Luke Trujillo, one or two colleges was far from ...

Classical Collegeiates—Adam Barker

Classical Collegeiates—Adam Barker

Micah Summers, Editor-in-Chief
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features

Senior Adam Barker is yet another Classical student with academic proficiency. With a net score of 2320 on the SAT, a 4.44 GPA, and ten years of swimming experience, he’ll be “attending UC Berkeley in the fall,” a college known for its social and medical science programs with a 14.8% acceptance...

Classical Collegiates—Michelle Carter

Classical Collegiates—Michelle Carter

Carly Truscott, Reporter
May 18, 2016
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As juniors and underclassmen scramble to fit in community service, extracurriculars and AP courses, senior Michelle Carter is celebrating her academic achievements. Carter, an exceptional volleyball player, has been accepted to UC Los Angeles, UC Santa Barbara and University of Minnesota. She is wai...

Senior Bailey Brennen places second at UCSD Honors Stats competition

Senior Bailey Brennen places second at UCSD Honors Stats competition

Micah Summers, Editor-in-Chief
May 6, 2016
Filed under Features, On-Campus

Last Tuesday, senior Bailey Brennen found herself the median of attention in Mr. Eicher’s third period Stats class. She had placed 2nd at the UCSD Honors Stats competition—a victory never beheld unto her, as she was occupied at a robotics tournament at the time of announcements—but, as class beg...

Kyle and Sarah’s Dance: An Overview

Kyle and Sarah’s Dance: An Overview

Evan Lipé, Reporter
April 19, 2016
Filed under Features, On-Campus

On Friday, March 4, 2016, seniors Kyle Best and Sarah DeMarco competed in the annual “Dancing with the CAHS Stars” and were crowned as the winners by both the judges and the audience. Many months before the performance, Kyle and Sarah began to come up with ideas for their dance. “We started i...

Carole Hall: A Female in STEM

Carole Hall: A Female in STEM

Luke Trujillo, Reporter
April 14, 2016
Filed under Features

  While it is not difficult to find a student who is interested in majoring in a STEM-related field (any field pertaining to science, technology, engineering or mathematics), it remains a difficulty to create gender equality amongst STEM majors, as females are drastically underrepresented...

The Reel Deal: Victoria Henkes on her love of traveling and films

The Reel Deal: Victoria Henkes on her love of traveling and films

Anastasia Reimann, Reporter
April 10, 2016
Filed under Features

CAHS senior Victoria Henkes has always had a special appreciation for movies, although you might not know it by just looking at her. Her affinity for film is just as much a part of her as her curly auburn hair or her pale eyes; it runs in her family. “I have a brother who also went to film school...

Looking Through the Pages

Looking Through the Pages

Danny Miller, Reporter
February 11, 2016
Filed under Features

Storytelling is a skill that is sometimes overlooked. In a world full of cold reality, danger and sometimes hate, an immersive story can be something to bring us into a world of fantasy, excitement, adventure or even just cute and cuddly animals. For junior Carly Truscott, storytelling is a talent that...

The Science Guys: A look at teachers Andrew Segina and David Bower

The Science Guys: A look at teachers Andrew Segina and David Bower

Orion Lenz, Video Manager
February 10, 2016
Filed under Features

In the more obscure corner of the science department, Mr. David Bower and Mr. Andrew Segina serve as connoisseurs of scientific observation and logical methodology. Popping into one of their classrooms causes any prospective student to take a step back and stare in intrigue at the collection of gradu...

Improved by Improv: An Interview with Nick Lux

Improved by Improv: An Interview with Nick Lux

Alex Redd, Reporter
February 4, 2016
Filed under Features

Imagine having to create an entire story off the top of your head with no script and only a single suggestion to use as inspiration. Sounds absolutely terrifying, right? Well, for sophomore Nick Lux, this intimidating endeavor is nothing more than an exciting pastime he describes as “unscripted dram...

An 18 Hour Difference

An 18 Hour Difference

Gage Auge, Reporter
January 30, 2016
Filed under Features

Former CAHS sophomore Phoebe Hatten is no stranger to uprooting her life and moving internationally. In 2008, Phoebe’s family up and moved from their homeland of Queensland, Australia to the United States of America. Now they’ve done the move all over again—in reverse. Presently, they are living...

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