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Foods that Rejuvenate Problematic Skin

Foods that Rejuvenate Problematic Skin

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

Acne affects more than a person’s complexion. For some people, the effects of acne can go to the extremes of impacting how confident a person feels or how they socialize. Although approximately 50 million Americans are affected by this common skin condition, those who have acne cannot help but feel al...

Another Gone Too Soon: R.I.P. Mac Miller

Another Gone Too Soon: R.I.P. Mac Miller

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018

[powr-twitter-feed id=e2eddedb_1537025159835] Mac Miller, a 26-year-old American rapper born Malcolm McCormick, was found unresponsive in his Los Angeles home by a friend and declared dead at the scene from a suspected overdose.  An autopsy was conducted in the days following his death, but an official...

Six Teens Running for Governor of Kansas

Six Teens Running for Governor of Kansas

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018

The current political climate of the United States has left many people feeling disappointed, afraid and apathetic towards their government. These feelings become even more pronounced at the state level, which is often characterized as static and dominated by one party. In spite of this, Kansas, a deeply...

Preventing Substance Usage: Where Do Schools Stand?

Preventing Substance Usage: Where Do Schools Stand?

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017

Adolescence is a time in an individual’s life where the boundaries of what is acceptable are pushed to the limit, especially concerning drugs and alcohol. In fact, statistics indicate that 35.1% of 12th graders have smoked marijuana in the past year and 68% of 12th graders have tried alcohol. With t...

Dress Code on Airplanes

Dress Code on Airplanes

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

April 2, 2017

On Mar. 26, United Airlines prevented two teenagers from boarding their flight since they "violated" the dress code policy. However, this caused a lot of controversy since the girls were simply wearing leggings; the employees found that inappropriate and would not allow it. Many people found this ridiculous...

Is Social Media Corrupting Society?

Is Social Media Corrupting Society?

Jake Paz, Opinion Editor

October 2, 2015

In this day and age, social media has become an integral part in almost everyone's life, either to connect with old friends on Facebook or show off what you are eating on Instagram. However, it seems that social media influences people by "corrupting" them with negative ideas rather than helping...

Health Information Project

Health Information Project

Maria Estrada, Spanish Editor

November 5, 2014

The Health Information Project (HIP) is a non-profit organization that aims to spread health awareness among teenagers and young adults through an innovative and interactive school-based program. HIP attempts to tackle prevalent controversial topics such as mental health, reproductive health, relationships,...

Break the Silence!

Camilo Bacca, Staff Writer

April 10, 2014

On April 11, 2014, the CGHS GSA will be organizing a Day of Silence, a national day for raising awareness of anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying, and harassment in all schools.  Students can take a vow of silence to draw attention to the pain and suffering of many students and pledge to fight anti-LGBT...

Teens Helping Teens Suffering from Drug Abuse – It’s a Matter of Trust

Teens Helping Teens Suffering from Drug Abuse – It’s a Matter of Trust

Scott Brand, Contributor

January 23, 2014

About Scott Brand: Scott Brand works in the outreach department of Inspirations for Youth, one the nation’s leading Teen Adolescent Addiction Treatment Centers. He spends his time talking to the teens about their inspirational stories of recovery. In an interview with Brand and Dr. James Hughes...

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