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Its Ok2Say
It's Ok2Say
Madison Bell and Ailish Kilbride

In light of the school shooting in Oxford, Mich., Dr. Jeanice Swift, the Ann Arbor Public Schools (AAPS) superintendent, has made an effort to reach out to students and families in hopes of lowering the chance of a shooting happening in Michigan, but especially in the AAPS district. Swift sent an email out to students and families on Dec. 1, 2021...

Biking During Winter
Biking During Winter

As winter approaches, it can present many challenges for bikers such as late sunrises, and snow and ice layers. With these challenges, how can winter bikers prepare for the winter season? Michael Gronewold...

Michigan Beats Ohio State
Michigan Beats Ohio State

Michigan and Ohio State took to the field on Nov. 27 in the most important college football matchup of the season. The implications for both teams’ season were massive, as they ranked #5 and #2 in the...

Breaking News - AAPS Thanksgiving Break Extended
Breaking News - AAPS Thanksgiving Break Extended

The Ann Arbor Public Schools announced on Nov. 17 that school will be canceled from Nov. 22 t0 Nov. 23, the Monday and Tuesday before Thanksgiving Break. This decision comes as COVID-19 cases rise to the...

AAPS Teachers Receive Retention Bonus
AAPS Teachers Receive Retention Bonus

With long hours for staff in the Ann Arbor Public Schools, as well as far too many emails titled “CHS Special Health Update” (meaning there was a Covid-19 case), AAPS staff have been put under an unprecedented...


The Future of 5G
The Future of 5G
Aidan Hsia 1 day ago

In 2019, the 5th generation mobile network, known as 5G, rolled out to the public, allowing high-speed data coverage around the US. And while...

Make Womens Soccer a Fall Sport
Make Women's Soccer a Fall Sport
Ellie Fife 2 days ago

Currently, Michigan is one of the few states that offers women's high school soccer in the spring. Most states offer a fall season or, in the...

A Missing Melody
A Missing Melody
Lila Fetter November 17, 2021

I wiped my sweaty palms onto my black jeans and headed to the edge of the stage. Looking out into the audience, I was able to make out the dimly...

Schoologys Midnight Deadline
Schoology's Midnight Deadline
Reagan Masek November 12, 2021

The process of turning in assignments has completely changed following the virtual school year. The online learning platform used from last year,...


Mike Vial: Guitarist at Heart
Mike Vial: Guitarist at Heart
Madison Bell 2 days ago

Walking through the hallways of Community High, the last thing you expect to hear is loud guitar music flowing towards you. Mike Vial, in his first year at CHS as an English teacher, has had to improvise to find time to practice during the day. “Why you're seeing me in the hallways is because I don't have time to practice,” Vial siad, “But I...

Melina Dominguez, Photographer
Melina Dominguez, Photographer
Maggie Wolf 4 days ago

Melina Dominguez crouches on the field, aiming the lens of her camera towards the swarm of green uniforms sprinting in front of her. As the official student photographer for the Huron High School men’s...

Jeri Schneiders Role at CHS
Jeri Schneider's Role at CHS
Lila Fetter 4 days ago

Jeri Schneider, Community High School (CHS) media specialist, is happy to be seeing students and colleagues in-person once again. “I didn't realize how much I missed those interactions until we came...

Michael Vial strums
his guitar in his
classroom. He’s
been playing guitar
since eighth grade.
“I strummed it, and
I was like, ‘I’ve got
to figure out how to
work this,’” Vial said
Circling the Drain
Elliot Bramson and Henry Connor November 18, 2021

Michael Vial, now a CHS English teacher, stepped into the street carrying only his guitar and his CDs when he got hit. Next thing he knew he was on the ground, surrounded by shattered glass. He didn’t...

The Most Impactful Essays - 12th Grade Edition
The Most Impactful Essays - 12th Grade Edition
Ailish Kilbride November 17, 2021

For Community High School (CHS) seniors, reflecting on their high school essays has helped them reminisce on what their school years have taught them. Whether it be because of a teacher who helped guide...


Julia Kaltwasser
Julia Kaltwasser
Addi Hinesman 13 hours ago

“I figure skate a couple times a week and, to be honest, I don't do anything else. I started figure skating when I was about 2 years old, so...

Allison Pritchett
Allison Pritchett
Claire Steigelman 2 days ago

“There are a lot fewer kids here than there are [at], like, Pioneer. I thought I would be able to meet more people and I would become a little...

Parker Haymart
Parker Haymart
Abbi Bachman 4 days ago

“I wrote a fiction book on a bank heist between two unlikely partners. Not [published] yet, but I’m currently working with an editor...

Grey Phillips
Grey Phillips
Izzy Stevens November 18, 2021

“The happiest moment of my life was, I was at Kalahari, with a few of my pals and we snuck out, we went outside. And then we were out in this...


James Blake Friends That Break Your Heart Review
James Blake "Friends That Break Your Heart" Review
Evan Ochoa

After his first album release in 2017’s “Assume Form,” James Blake returns with his signature sound of vocal manipulation and minimal, yet carefully textured, soundscapes. It only feels like he’s improving from what he presented with the last album. Much of the cuts also feel darker and more atmospheric than its predecessor. While moments in...

Red (Taylors Version) Review
"Red (Taylor's Version)" Review

The anticipation has ended for Taylor Swift’s re-recorded album “Red (Taylor’s Version)”. Along with the 11 songs from the original album in 2012, Swift added another 19 tracks including a 25-second...

What Made Maddy Run Review
"What Made Maddy Run" Review

How much are student-athletes suffering on the inside? Immense pressure and the desire to be perfect can destroy you. The #1 New York Times Sports and Fitness bestseller “What Made Maddy Run” by...

French Dispatch Review
"French Dispatch" Review

On Oct. 22, “The French Dispatch” directed by Wes Anderson was released worldwide. The film is Anderson’s tenth feature length, and possibly his most ambitious to date. With a cast list that has...

JPEGMAFIA LP! Review (Offline Version)
JPEGMAFIA "LP!" Review (Offline Version)

“LP!” is the latest addition to Peggy’s ever-growing discography. However, before you dive into this album, there’s something that must be noted; there are two versions of this project. These versions,...


Fashion Friday: Dathan Austin
Fashion Friday: Dathan Austin
Fashion Friday: Eve Kaplan
Fashion Friday: Eve Kaplan
Fashion Friday: Tai Tworek
Fashion Friday: Tai Tworek
Fashion Friday: Finn Kilbride
Fashion Friday: Finn Kilbride

Women in the Supply Chain
Women in the Supply Chain
Addi Hinesman

Picture This: Mira Schwarz
Picture This: Mira Schwarz
Madison Bell

Fashion with a Flair
Fashion with a Flair
Chrissy Kuiper

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