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Alumnae panel shares their college experiences

Alumnae panel shares their college experiences

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

January 4, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, News

Alumnae panelists shared their college experiences and advice with the CHS Student Body today in Syufy Theatre. College Counseling Director Rebecca Munda organized a panel including Lauren Baum ‘14, Sarah Niehaus ‘15, Sarah Selzer ‘15 and Marguerite Siboni ‘06. They answered prepared questi...

Athletes prioritize school for college

Athletes prioritize school for college

Asha Khanna, Senior Reporter

November 5, 2015


Filed under News, Sports & Fitness

Although senior Maris Winslow has played volleyball since third grade, like many other high school athletes, she will hang up her high school sports jersey when heading to college. “I was fortunate enough to have coaches from colleges, like Chapman, reach out to me because that gave me the chance ...

More students borrowing money for college; amount of loans rising

More students borrowing money for college; amount of loans rising

Fiona Mittelstaedt, Senior Reporter

November 5, 2015


Filed under News

With the rising cost of college, applicants may want to step back from filling out applications and look to better understand finance in higher education. Private and nonprofit colleges have experienced a 3.6 percent increase in tuition price from 2013 to 2015, according to the College Board, caus...

PSAT brings standardized testing to school

Grace Ainslie, Senior Reporter

October 14, 2015


Filed under News

Freshmen, sophomores and juniors entered their assigned rooms with only a calculator and pencil this morning to take the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test. “It was hard because I didn’t know a lot of the material,” freshman Amelia Estes said after taking the test. The PSAT is a standardized test that ...

College counseling elective begins for juniors

College counseling elective begins for juniors

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

January 6, 2015


Filed under Breaking News

Juniors gathered in the Mother Williams Library with their ipads this morning for their first college counseling elective. “As juniors, it’s time to think about where you want to go and what’s next,” College Counseling Director Rebecca Munda said during the elective. “We’ll be using this as a...

Alumnae return and speak with student body about college

Alumnae return and speak with student body about college

January 5, 2015


Filed under Breaking News, News

Camilla Bykhovsky Sports Editor Alumnae who are still in college often come back after the holidays to visit teachers and former classmates, as well as partake in a college alumnae panel. “It was really great to come back to my community and see old friends,” alumna attending the George Washington ...

Making cents of money

Making cents of money

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2014


Filed under Features, Showcase

Liana Lum News Editor Tracking her daily expenses from Tully’s Coffee runs to clothing purchases into an Excel spreadsheet, senior Alexandra Wood emails her monthly spendings to her mother, who checks the records before giving Wood the next month’s allowance. “I learned about the impor...

Universities scrutinized for sexual assault policies

Universities scrutinized for sexual assault policies

May 27, 2014


Filed under Breaking News, News

The day the federal government released a list of 55 colleges and universities under investigation for failing to respond to sexual assault on campus coincided with the deadline for seniors to formally accept offers of admissions from colleges and put down deposits, surprising many new enrollees that thei...

Universities scrutinized for sexual assault policies

May 27, 2014


Filed under News

Madeleine Ainslie Design Editor The day the federal government released a list of 55 colleges and universities under investigation for failing to respond to sexual assault on campus coincided with the deadline for seniors to formally accept offers of admissions from colleges and put down deposit...

It’s hard to say goodbye

October 18, 2013


Filed under Opinion

We hadn’t even started to say goodbye and I was already in tears. “It’s not like I’m dying,” my brother Danny said. “I’m always a phone call away.” We were standing at our rental car at the base of Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind. After three days of orientation and preparing t...

Testing your options

Testing your options

October 10, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase

Alice Jones Managing Editor During her summer job with a lot of free time as a receptionist, senior Niamh Fitzsimons sat with pencil in hand and an SAT book open to the practice sections, skimming the dense strategy information and focusing on more difficult math problems and the critical reading ...

Transitioning students must use courage to move on

May 28, 2013


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

All the movies we watched this year in Theology 4 shared a common thread: the idea of courage. Through “An Education,” we saw the courage of choosing adventure over prudence, the courage of admitting when wrong and the courage of starting over. “Step into Water,” a surfing documentary, showed...

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