Coppell Student Media

Amidst constant relocation, Pydisetti continues pursuit of arts

Amidst constant relocation, Pydisetti continues pursuit of arts

Shravya Mahesh, Entertainment Editor

January 22, 2020

Across nearly 9,000 miles of land and sea, CHS9 student Shraavya Pydisetti picked up everything, ready to start over… again.  However, she knew the one thing she would never leave behind was her love for the arts. Despite moving multiple times between Mumbai, India and Coppell, Pydisetti has remain...

Rise of Skywalker is an improper ending to saga

Rise of Skywalker is an improper ending to saga

Sapna Amin, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

Warning,the following includes spoilers. Read at your own discretion. The Rise of Skywalker, which released Dec. 19, marked the end of a 42-year saga. In the latest trilogy, Rey, Finn and Poe face the First Order after surviving the Resistance.  After watching the latest installment, I felt n...

Styles blurs Fine Line between pop star and rock icon

Styles blurs Fine Line between pop star and rock icon

Anjali Krishna, Staff Writer

January 15, 2020

Four years after the split of One Direction and two years after his solo debut album, on Dec. 13 Harry Styles released Fine Line, a combination of teachings from his rock idols, years of making boy band hit singles and his own eccentric charm. Styles jumps from style to style on each track, hopin...

Gomez’s ‘Rare’ fails to live up to title

Gomez’s ‘Rare’ fails to live up to title

Anthony Cesario, Editor-in-Chief

January 14, 2020

One would think that Selena Gomez, having gone through publicized breakups with high-profile ex-boyfriends Justin Bieber and The Weeknd, dealt with ongoing health struggles including lupus and depression and tackled important issues such as suicide and immigration as an executive producer on the Netfl...

The sound of 2019

The sound of 2019

Anthony Cesario, Editor-in-Chief

December 20, 2019

On New Year’s Day 2010, a singer named Ke$ha kicked off the decade by releasing her debut album Animal. Containing four Top 10 singles, the album was about parties, dancing and euphoria - all topics that came to define the early 2010s in popular music.  Elsewhere, a singer/rapper who would later become the world’s highest-selling digit...

Decade Wrap-Up: Old fashion says goodbye but not forever

Decade Wrap-Up: Old fashion says goodbye but not forever

Lilly Gorman, Staff Photographer

December 20, 2019

The 2010s were known for a lot of things, such as The Harlem Shake and Rebecca Black’s “Friday”, but when we think fashion during the 2010s, what comes into our brains? These fashion trends from the last 10 years will hopefully bring back memories, each one unique in their own way. In 2010, a popular article of clothing was the motorcycle jac...

Decade Wrap-up: How internet culture evolved society

Decade Wrap-up: How internet culture evolved society

Nanette Pottoore, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

Rise and Shine. In this story, I’m going to spill the tea on why the 2010s was an exciting decade for online trends and fads. The internet brought together many people through dances and memorable memes. This decade brought forth a variety of trends that will impact many generations to come.  ...

Mathew takes Manhattan

Mathew takes Manhattan

Trisha Atluri, Writer/Photographer

December 19, 2019

With a slight adjustment in posture, Coppell sophomore Joseph Mathew settles in his seat before the piano. His fingers fly over the keys, sounding the same notes he memorized months ago.  As a recipient of an honorable mention in the American Protégé Piano Competition, Mathew was invited to per...

Decade Wrap-Up: Food Trends of the ‘10s.

Decade Wrap-Up: Food Trends of the ‘10s.

Blanche Harris, Staff Photographer

December 19, 2019

The 2010’s have been defined by the changes in how we eat and what we eat. People are focused on eating right, cutting carbs, protecting animals by going vegan and sharing everything on social media. Let’s take a look at some of the trends of the decade.  Food Delivery  Over the past 10 years, ...