Coppell Student Media

Three warehouses, various benefactors

Three warehouses, various benefactors

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019


Filed under In-Depth, News, Uncategorized

“New York City gave Amazon a real opportunity here, and all we asked is that they be a good neighbor and be apart of the community. And clearly, they weren’t ready to do that.” -Bill De Blasio, Mayor of New York City New York City was divided. Tech-giant Amazon had planned to build a headquarters in N...

Standing in the wake of devastation (Part 3)

Standing in the wake of devastation (Part 3)

Kelly Wei, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2019


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News

CHS senior Farris Ali does not pray five times a day, as is traditionally custom, but he does visit the Irving Islamic Center every Friday and strives to pray at least once or twice daily. He practices Ramadan, but doesn’t adhere to the belief that drinking or sex before marriage is wrong. “My par...

Standing in the wake of devastation (Part 2)

Standing in the wake of devastation (Part 2)

Kelly Wei, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2019


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News

As an internationally-renown mosque, the VRIC is led by some of the country’s most influential Islamic speakers, such as imams Issa and Omar Suleiman, who collectively boast a social media following of over 1.5 million and regularly travel the country to speak at events. In fact, Suleiman, who was unav...

Standing in the wake of devastation (Part 1)

Standing in the wake of devastation (Part 1)

Kelly Wei, Editor-in-Chief

April 2, 2019


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News, Showcase

Fifty are dead. Fifty more wounded. On March 16, a pair of mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand suffered what might have once been considered unimaginable, but is now rapidly becoming the new norm. In the wake of the Christchurch shootings, perpetuated by Australian Brenton Tarrant, a 28-year-...

Climate Change

Climate Change

Akansha Singh, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News, Showcase

    Hellish fires and hurricanes have swept both headlines and the coasts of the United States in the past year, destroying property and displacing hundreds.   The generation of teenagers who walk the halls of high schools will face the brunt of climate change, being the y...

Feminism as a living entity

Feminism as a living entity

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

February 16, 2019


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News, Showcase

DALLAS - Clutching a sign featuring a photo of Christine Blasey Ford, and beside it the words: “Of course I believe her, the same thing happened to me”, Dallas resident Amy Bennett stomped through the city for the 2019 Dallas Women’s March.   “I just want to make sure for my...

Pervasive violence damaging Generation Z culture

Pervasive violence damaging Generation Z culture

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News

It seems like everyday, the world is hit with another act of violence. News channels greet viewers with tragedies regularly - someone has killed themselves, someone has brutally murdered another, someone has shot up a school or a movie theater.   To older generations, this scale of viol...

Divided We Fall

Divided We Fall

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, Showcase

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Cutthroat race to university

Cutthroat race to university

Tanya Raghu, Enterprise Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News, Showcase

For five months, the college application process has been on Coppell High School senior Maya Garg’s mind. It was initially the daunting process of inputting personal information, writing a personal essay and supplements, and submitting financial aid documents for more than 20 schools, now, it was the...

Turning a new page: Living in an age where reading about tough issues is the new normal (Part III)

Turning a new page: Living in an age where reading about tough issues is the new normal (Part III)

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, Opinions, Showcase

Editor’s note: This story is a part of The Sidekick series on the #MeToo movement and sexual harassment.   It is uncomfortable, sensitive and difficult to talk about in everyday life, but in the end, it is real and we as a society need to talk about it.   Sexual harassment and...

Can o’ worms

Can o’ worms

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, Showcase, Sports, Sports Columns

Editor’s note: This story is a part of The Sidekick series on the #MeToo movement and sexual harassment. Sexual harassment or assault, along with domestic violence are, always have been and always will be wrong. There is no excuse for committing these crimes, yet the fact of the matter is both of th...

Impact of #MeToo movement trickles down from Hollywood, mainstream media (Part I)

Impact of #MeToo movement trickles down from Hollywood, mainstream media (Part I)

Tanya Raghu, Enterprise Editor

January 23, 2018


Filed under Enterprise, In-Depth, News, Showcase

Editor's note: This story is a part of The Sidekick series on the #MeToo movement and sexual harassment. It began last fall when sexual assault allegations were brought up against media mogul Harvey Weinstein. Then, the termination of television figure Charlie Rose after in-house allegations of sexua...