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Going for the Green

Going for the Green

Sacha Verlon
May 31, 2017
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, OPINION, UNCATEGORIZED

Ever since global climate change became prominent in politics, the majority of Republicans have rejected the idea and the scientific evidence behind it. Because of this, many Republicans feel that shifting our energy consumption from primarily fossil fuel-based to renewable-based is pointless, and block any le...

CHS Students Blow Out The Ark

CHS Students Blow Out The Ark

Isabel Ratner, Print Editor-In-Chief
May 27, 2017
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, FRONT PAGE

    On Monday May 22, sounds of blasting trumpets and beating drums soared out of The Ark on South Main Street in downtown Ann Arbor. Taking place was Community High School's Year End Jazz Blowout. The unique venue, with no windows and dark jazz-club- like lighting housed a packed ro...

CET Performs at Water Hill Music Festival: Photos

CET Performs at Water Hill Music Festival: Photos

Grace Jensen, Photography Editor
May 8, 2017
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, FRONT PAGE, SCHOOL

On May 7 at a student's residence on Fountain Street, Ann Arbor, a group from Community Ensemble Theater performed a selection of songs from their spring musical Fiddler on the Roof. The front lawn was crowded with viewers, spilling out onto the street and the opposing sidewalk. Quinn Strassel, CET d...

Detained, but not Deported: A Family’s Final Chance to Remain Undivided

Detained, but not Deported: A Family’s Final Chance to Remain Undivided

Joel Appel-Kraut (photography by Alec Redding)
February 24, 2017
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, FRONT PAGE, LOCAL, NEWS, UNCATEGORIZED, US AND WORLD

Yousef Ajin thought that this phone call was like all the others—the daily instances of harassment, phishing and threats he had been receiving for a few years now. Having brought the issue to the police multiple times in the past and receiving little assistance, he had developed his own tactics for...

CHS Draws Lottery Numbers for Incoming Class of 2021

CHS Draws Lottery Numbers for Incoming Class of 2021

Francisco Fiori
February 23, 2017
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, CHS ANNOUNCEMENTS, FRONT PAGE, LOCAL, NEWS, SCHOOL, UNCATEGORIZED

Community High Room 222 had an air of anticipation and excitement on Feb. 22. Jokes were being made and papers were being shuffled, but the administrators in the room knew that they had an important task in front of them. On this Wednesday morning, the CHS administration drew names from two bins f...

EMU Students Perform ‘The Vagina Monologues’

EMU Students Perform ‘The Vagina Monologues’

Paige Duff
February 14, 2017
Filed under A & E, CATEGORY FRONT PAGE

The house lights dimmed. Voices in the audience hushed to whispers, then fell silent. An excited air filled the theater as a woman in a blazer and a purple t-shirt took to the stage. Why all the fuss? It was 8:00 p.m. at the EMU Student Center on a Friday night, and The Vagina Monologues was about to beg...

Warren Miller’s “Here, There & Everywhere”

Warren Miller’s “Here, There & Everywhere”

Mary DeBona, Social Media Editor
December 10, 2016
Filed under A & E, CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, MOVIE REVIEWS

People lined up in the cold outside of the box office at the Michigan Theater on Fri., Dec. 9 to purchase tickets for the Ann Arbor showing of Warren Miller’s latest film, “Here, There & Everywhere.” Inside the lobby, local sponsors including Boyne Mountain, Mt. Brighton, Shaggy’s, Shanty C...

Peter and the Starcatcher Sails to Success

Peter and the Starcatcher Sails to Success

Francisco Fiori
December 9, 2016
Filed under A & E, CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, FRONT PAGE, STUDENT ARTS

The music of sea shanties embraced Craft Theater as the audience walked into the theater. The stage was relatively bare, but little did the audience know that they would soon be transported to another world. From Dec. 8-11, CHS’s Community Ensemble Theater (CET) performed “Peter and the Starcatcher,”...

CET Wraps up Tech Week and Prepares to Open the Show

CET Wraps up Tech Week and Prepares to Open the Show

Francisco Fiori
December 7, 2016
Filed under A & E, CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, FRONT PAGE, STUDENT ARTS

The culmination of nearly three months' works is finally here. Community Ensemble Theater’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher”, a play adapted for the stage by Rick Ellis from the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, will open tomorrow to a full house. The play serves as a prequel to...

Forum Council Presidential Candidates Race to the Top

Forum Council Presidential Candidates Race to the Top

Francisco Fiori
September 28, 2016
Filed under CATEGORY FRONT PAGE, NEWS, SCHOOL, UNCATEGORIZED

It’s fall 2016, the time of the elections. Campaigns and posters are invading the hallways and each candidate is trying to obtain the treasured positions of the presidency. However, these candidates are still in their teen years and have yet to graduate high school. That’s because these presidential hop...

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