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What CVMS Students are Doing for Spring Break

What CVMS Students are Doing for Spring Break

Nikita Raman, Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

March 15, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Opinion, People, Showcase, Travel, Videos

As most of you know Spring Break will officially start on March 16. While most of us i.e me aren't doing anything other than being lazy. CVMS students have other plans. So enjoy this video in which you can find out how CVMS students are spending their break. ...

What is Talent?

What is Talent?

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, People, Showcase

Intro Say you are a 6th grader trying out for the basketball team, and you find yourself unable to compare to some kids who know the game well and play very well. You may think, “Wow, that kid has a lot of talent!” Or suppose you are in an art class, and one kid is doing really well and drawing...

My Burning Hatred for Milk

My Burning Hatred for Milk

Lyla Boretz, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Wellness

Milk is disgusting and absolutely nothing can change my mind. Am I lactose intolerant? I don't know. Even if I'm not, that still doesn't change the fact that it's gross and bad for you. "You're just saying that because you hate milk!" Okay, look. I do hate milk, but there's literally scientific...

No Eating In Classrooms: Is This Administrative Rule Good?

No Eating In Classrooms: Is This Administrative Rule Good?

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

March 11, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Wellness

Recently our administration has made a rule against eating in classrooms and hallways. Many teachers have traditionally let students eat in their classrooms. Is this a good rule? Does it prevent students from getting needed nutrition? What are the benefits of the rule? More importantly, what does...

Oscars: Vanity Fair Fashion

Oscars: Vanity Fair Fashion

Nikita Raman, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Fashion, Opinion, People

As most of you know the Oscars took place on February 24, 2019, after the Oscars the Vanity fair party took place in celebration of the Oscars. So many went home to change from their glamours outfits. Here is a slideshow of my favorites.  ...

Did the Moon Landing Really Happen?

Did the Moon Landing Really Happen?

Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Opinion, World News

Mankind first stepped on the moon on July 20, 1969. It's been over 50 years. Why hasn't there been another moon landing? Why does NASA not plan on sending people back to the moon? Was it because it was fake? There have been many conspiracy theories about the moon landing being fake. But could it actually...

Why Oscars Aren’t As Talent Oriented Than You Think

Why Oscars Aren’t As Talent Oriented Than You Think

Silas Ou

March 7, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Oscars, the pinnacle of cinema talent. However, the truth is that a lot of times, the winner of the Oscars are the money. Okay, before you (or the editor) clicks away in disgust pleases try to finish reading this article. According to BBC, besides movie talent one thing that determines Oscars is money. For example, back in 1967, Fox's over-budgeted musical turke...

Space Chimps 2: The Worst Animated Movie EVER

Space Chimps 2: The Worst Animated Movie EVER

Oliver Barnfield and Baker Tuthill

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

Space Chimps 2 In 2008, a small film was released with a $37 million budget. It was a mild success, but as expected, it wasn’t very good. 2 years later, in 2010, a sequel was released to UK theaters only. Us Americans would receive it direct to video a few months later. This sequel might be on...

Entitled Parents

Entitled Parents

Colin Johnson, Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Opinion

What makes parents or their kids think they are entitled to something? For kids that's easy; their parents have been telling them that they're entitled to anything they want all their life, but why do their parents tell them that? Social status? Conditions of themselves or family? Who knows, every person...

Green Book Review

Green Book Review

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Green Book, an award-winning film. A movie that won three Oscars, three Golden Globes, and seven other awards. Green Book is a truly beautiful and well-done movie. “Dr. Don Shirley is a world-class African-American pianist, who is about to venture on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In ne...

Recess is Necessary

Recess is Necessary

Evlabia Konstantinou, Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Showcase

My friend wrote an article about this very topic ( Click here to read it). Our society acts as if the second we turn 11 we are no longer children and can't enjoy simple childhood pleasures. One of which being recess. We can no longer say the word " play" unless we are talking about sports or video g...