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Calling all fangirls

Calling all fangirls

Janet Nava, Reporter
November 7, 2014
Filed under Opinion

  Today people refer to obsessing over something as “Fangirling.” Fangirling, which Urban Dictionary defines as “the reaction a fangirl has to any mention or sighting of the object of her affection. These reactions include shortness of breath, fainting, high pitched noises, shaking, fierce...

THE SOCIAL MEDIA RANT

THE SOCIAL MEDIA RANT

Anjali Sundaram, reporter
November 4, 2014
Filed under Opinion

During the course of our years, many things have come to life. We have iPhones with touchscreens (may Steve Jobs rest in peace), iPads and computers- both of which are available in almost any school, and the students living in these ages are well immersed in social media. Welcome to my social media...

Open up to the idea of an open campus

Open up to the idea of an open campus

Meital Abraham, Reporter
November 4, 2014
Filed under Opinion

CPHS students constantly complain about not being able to leave campus grounds during their lunch break. The reason Leander ISD schools have closed campus lunches is for safety purposes only. However, if this school had an open campus lunch then there would be far more variety and it would be better...

Halloween how-to: staying safe

Halloween how-to: staying safe

Lexi Rima, Reporter
October 31, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

This Halloween, don’t let anything get in the way of you having a great time. Oct. 31 is a night reserved for sweets and scares, so keep it that way! These tips will tell you how to keep safe while having fun. Don’t trick-or-treat alone! Make sure you and your friends stick together. Be wary of crossing...

Everything you need to know about college housing

Everything you need to know about college housing

Lauren Kriss, Editor-In-Chief
October 14, 2014
Filed under Opinion

While ApplyTexas and Common Application occupy the forefront of seniors’ minds, there’s another application to think about: Housing. With housing applications open at Texas A&M University and the University of Texas at Austin, along with many other schools, seniors need to have a strategy.   Be the ear...

What to watch; upcoming fall television shows

What to watch; upcoming fall television shows

Lexi Rima, Staffer
September 24, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Anyone who’s a fan of watching television should be excited about Fall 2014; viewers should get ready to surf some channels and get hooked on some new shows, as well as fall in love all over again with series’ new seasons. Promising new series are scheduled to air all throughout September and...

Summer superlatives: The Wolfpack’s favorites from the break

Anjali Sundaram, Lauren Kriss, and Emilee Guernsey
September 18, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Best Movie Lauren Kriss The novel that captured many of our imaginations in sixth grade has been reincarnated in cinematic form. Based on the 1994 Newbery Medal winning novel by Lois Lowry, “The Giver” dazzles with stunning cinematography and fascinating characters. Brenton Thwaites endears h...

Streaming in: New YouTube Stars

Anjali Sundaram, Reporter
September 18, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

In the past couple of years, YouTube has introduced a new career occupation: YouTubers. YouTubers are paid by YouTube. According to the Celebrity Network website, YouTubers are getting paid millions of dollars, right from their bedroom. “It’s a new form of entertainment,” sophomore Avery Daniel...

Summer’s most overplayed songs

Summer’s most overplayed songs

Lexi Rima
September 8, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Summer 2k14 may be over, but it will always remain in people’s hearts, and their heads. This past summer, artists produced hits that have made it to the top of the charts and to the top of teenagers’ iTunes playlists. Number five on Billboard is “Am I Wrong,” by Nico & Vinz, with Sam Smith’s...

Finals fun: tips and tricks

Miranda Campbell
May 22, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Finals week is looming in the near future… Are you prepared? If your answer is no, then read on to find some tricks and tips that will aid in your success. All-nighters are NOT a good idea. No matter what anyone says, you’ll feel dead while taking the final and most likely forget everything you cra...

Who needs sleep? We do.

Lizzy Lamm
May 9, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

According to the National Sleep Foundation (yes, it’s a thing), a teenager between the ages of eleven and seventeen need 8.5 to 9.5 hours of sleep a night, although this number can vary from person to person. This sleep helps them to be better focused, have more energy and do well in school. Some...

Notes from a College Freshman

Martin Driskill
April 21, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Having finished a semester of college at Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi, there are a few nuggets of wisdom I feel I should share with the upperclassmen. So sit down, relax and soak it up, you little sponge. 1. College is very much what you make it. You are about to be given a very special...

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