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Housing Segregation in Ann Arbor
Housing Segregation in Ann Arbor
Lucy Tobier May 25, 2022

In Ann Arbor, and across the country, exist thousands of deeds restricting the sale of property by race. Hidden in historic documents and city archives, these racially restrictive covenants serve as a reminder of a segregated past and are the focus of Justice InDeed, a project dedicated to raising awareness of and repealing the covenants.  “We...

Senior College Athletes
Senior College Athletes
Anjali Kakarla May 25, 2022

Maggie Wolf As a freshman, CHS Senior Maggie Wolf would not have foreseen herself committing to Kenyon College to play volleyball. Wolf saw college sports as all or nothing: play at a Division 1 school...

Art by Mia Wood
SAT Stress
Anjali Kakarla May 23, 2022

Lydia Cocciolone, a junior at Community High School (CHS), was upset when she found out that the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) she had signed up to take was canceled due to Covid-19. She had taken a seven-week...

Bloom
Bloom
Staff May 18, 2022

For the fourth edition of The Communicator, we chose to embody the theme Bloom. As we enter the spring season, spend more time outside and reflect on the last two years, we acknowledge the ways...

Video Games to Play This Summer
Video Games to Play This Summer
Johann Hiser May 15, 2022

As Summer Break approaches, many will have more time for sports, studies, and most importantly, video games. Here are four video games that you should play during break.


The Search For Perfection
The Search For Perfection
Felicity Rosa-Davies and Lucy Cassell-Kelley April 28, 2022

As I waded through the swamp of college admissions, I realized that I didn’t have a dream school. Like so many of my peers, I felt the pressure...

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History of AP
Anjali Kakarla April 9, 2022

College Board administered the first Advanced Placement (AP) tests to 27 high schools in 1954 as part of a pilot program. Last year,...

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Keeping Schools Open Should be a Priority
Simon Shavit April 8, 2022

A brief stint of virtual schooling after a long break. A repeat of what occurred almost two years ago now. The threat of an extended...

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We Deserve More Than Your Thoughts and Prayers
Scarlett London April 6, 2022

Since the pandemic, it has been hard for my family to get to synagogue for Shabbat services on Friday evenings or Saturday mornings....


High School Sports Recap
High School Sports Recap
Anjali Kakarla and Serena O'Brien May 25, 2022

The Skyline High School (SHS) track and field team competed against Saline High School and Dexter High School (DHS) on Tuesday, April 12. Community High School (CHS) students Lydia Cocciolone, Mason Jett, Natalie Kessler, Allison Mayer, Ailish Killbride and Christopher Van Lent competed for SHS. Both SHS teams lost their respective meets, the women’s...

CET Pulls Off Another Just Desserts
CET Pulls Off Another "Just Desserts"
May 23, 2022

On April 30, Community Ensemble Theater hosted its first Just Desserts, a production created in 24 hours, for the first time in-person since 2019. Click below for photos from the night.

Feminist Club Organizes Walkout for Abortion Rights
Feminist Club Organizes Walkout for Abortion Rights
May 23, 2022

On Thursday, May 19, Community High School's Feminist Club hosted an all-school walkout in support of access to abortions. Students met on the back lawn and walked first to the courthouse, and then to...

Planned Parenthood Rally
Planned Parenthood Rally
May 16, 2022

Combatant chants clashed, echoing through the University of Michigan Diag. On May 14, several thousand protestors gathered to protest in response to a leaked Supreme Court opinion indicating an overturn...

Elise Godfryd (center) with teacher Tracy Anderson (right) and student Lucy Tobier (left).
Elise's Next Steps
April 27, 2022

At the beginning of the 2021-22 school year, Elise Godfryd became a student-teacher at Community High School (CHS). It’s not common for students at the University of Michigan to get placed in the same...


Anthony Wang
Anthony Wang
Max Lawton April 27, 2022

“I like how the people here are pretty nice and I like it here at Community because people don't judge you about really anything and they treat...

Ebie Lamb
Ebie Lamb
Mathias Takacs April 8, 2022

“Something I really like about Community is it's so easy to create little families for yourself. I have three families at Community. I have...

Nadya Matish
Nadya Matish
Mathias Takacs April 7, 2022

“When I was a little kid, like, seven or eight, my moms put me into this Shakespeare camp thing where we put on Shakespeare plays. So I really...

Amy McLoughlin
Amy McLoughlin
Mathias Takacs April 4, 2022

“I became a counselor because I like working with young people and as a teacher I was more concerned that I wasn't able to reach them with...


Bad Bunny Un Verano Sin Ti Review
Bad Bunny "Un Verano Sin Ti" Review
Evan Ochoa

No matter how I’ve felt about previous Bad Bunny albums, one quality stays consistent: the element of surprise. From the psychedelic trap on “X 100PRE”, to the rock and punk fusions scattered across “El Último Tour Del Mundo,” there’s always some sort of treasure hidden in these projects, buried under more standard, and sometimes monotonous...

The Goose Girl Review
"The Goose Girl" Review

Shannon Hale’s “The Goose Girl”, the first of a four book series ““The Books of Bayern”, masterfully recreates the original Goose Girl story, written by the Brothers Grimm. Set in medieval...

Melt My Eyez, See Your Future Review
"Melt My Eyez, See Your Future" Review

Arguably one of the most influential, underlooked rappers and artists of the last decade, Denzel Curry hasn’t faltered, consistently providing quality projects, one after another. Thus, it was no surprise...

Omar Apollo Ivory Review
Omar Apollo "Ivory" Review

Omar Apollo has been on the rise as an artist since the late 2010s. Now, he has released his first studio album, “Ivory.” While Apollo’s talent as a vocalist is apparent, the actual music has never...

Ashas Awakening Review
"Asha's Awakening" Review

On Feb. 11, 2022, Raveena Aurora took us to an intergalactic world of a brown space princess. Her second studio album was out of this world, to say the least. Raveena Aurora, known for her softer, angelic...


Fashion Friday: Lila Ryan
Fashion Friday: Lila Ryan
Fashion Friday: Julia Harrison
Fashion Friday: Julia Harrison
Fashion Friday: Sadie Barber
Fashion Friday: Sadie Barber
Fashion Friday: Danny Ging
Fashion Friday: Danny Ging

Women In Painting
Women In Painting
Addi Hinesman

Picture This: Ali OBrien
Picture This: Ali O'Brien
Eddie Mobilio Breck

Spring Into Fashion
Spring Into Fashion
Abbi Bachman and Morgan McClease

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