Coppell Student Media

Book of the week: Every Day by David Levithan

Book of the week: Every Day by David Levithan

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

April 11, 2019


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Sometimes we wish we could be someone else, but in Every Day by David Levithan, the main character, A, wishes he could just be himself for once. A wakes up in a different human’s body each morning, inhabiting him or her for the rest of that day. He lives inside girls, boys, models, drug-addi...

Song of the Week: “All My Favorite People” – Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne

Song of the Week: “All My Favorite People” – Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

March 26, 2019


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Born in Arlington and a 2010 University of North Texas graduate, Maren Morris has been serving some Texas-sized anthems criminally under recognized by the public. Her 2016 album Hero - featuring hits such as “My Church,” “‘80s Mercedes, “Rich” and “I Could Use A Love Song” - blurs the...

Song of the Week: “Sucker”- Jonas Brothers

Song of the Week: “Sucker”- Jonas Brothers

Claire Clements, Editorial Page Editor

March 8, 2019


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“I’m a sucker for you,” Nick Jonas croons in his signature falsetto in the new Jonas Brothers song, “Sucker”, released March 1.   The song follows the band’s six-year break, and has been highly anticipated since the trio teased it on Feb. 28. The music video, featuring Nick, Joe an...

Song of the Week: “Cyborg” – Myylo

Song of the Week: “Cyborg” – Myylo

Andrés Bear, Coppell Student Media Web Producer

February 19, 2019


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The pop atmosphere is currently teeming with young, fresh life. The luck-based algorithms controlling streaming services have pushed up-and coming artists to the limelight.   Pastel heads such as Clairo, Zach Villere and Cuco have opened their mood-lit bedrooms for the world to hear. All wh...

Fashion Focus: Cow Print

Fashion Focus: Cow Print

Lilly Gorman

January 31, 2019


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Since the American singer-songwriter, Doja Cat, came out with the hit single “Mooo!” cow print is becoming the favored animal print. The large, awkward splotches are being worn by Meghan Markle and Kylie Jenner and sold by name brands such as Urban Outfitters, Dollskill and Wild Flower.   ...

Fashion Focus: Plaid

Fashion Focus: Plaid

Lilly Gorman

January 17, 2019


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The current fashion style is all about what looks old. The youth cares about looking vintage as if they walked out of a Wes Anderson movie; creating this aesthetic has blown up on the social media, allowing people to gain follower after follower for sticking to the trendy style. Significant and timel...

Book of the Week: “Girl in the Blue Coat” by Monica Hesse

Book of the Week: “Girl in the Blue Coat” by Monica Hesse

Charlotte Vanyo, Staff Writer

January 13, 2019


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As a lover of both history and reading, I have always loved historical fiction. From Prisoner B-3087 to The Hiding Place I have read at least a dozen Holocaust books. For Christmas this year, my mom bought me three books, all about the Holocaust. I started and finished Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica He...

Book of the week: “It’s Kind of a Funny Story” by Ned Vizzini

Book of the week: “It’s Kind of a Funny Story” by Ned Vizzini

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

December 5, 2018


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Ned Vizzini’s casual but impactful masterpiece It’s Kind of a Funny Story made me remember how much I love novels after a stressful semester of school during which I barely read.   At the beginning, clinically depressed teenager Craig Gilner considers attempting suicide but instea...

December: Songs of the Month

December: Songs of the Month

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


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Due to a prolonged hiatus, Coppell Student Media will be crowning three songs the status of “Songs of the Month”. Each song is wholly unique from each other both sonically and stylistically. Most importantly, their present status in the music industry isn't telling of their future influence on it...

Technology Spotlight: Apple’s October Keynote

Technology Spotlight: Apple’s October Keynote

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


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Apple has unveiled a new line of products this Wednesday though a keynote event in Brooklyn, N.Y.. The event found tech journalists from around the globe huddled inside the Brooklyn Academy of Music.   A colorful display of lights and sounds guided the showcase which revealed Apple’s refr...

One Shot: “Shoot Out” – Monsta X

One Shot: “Shoot Out” – Monsta X

Claire Clements, Editorial Page Editor

October 31, 2018


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On Oct. 22, popular boy group Monsta X released album Are You There? with title track, “Shoot Out”. “Shoot Out” is a dark, yet fun song, and it is all too easy to start singing along on the first listen.   Taking a step in a less traditional direction from K-pop, the song, especia...

Song of the Week: “Sweet but Psycho” – Ava Max

Song of the Week: “Sweet but Psycho” – Ava Max

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

October 24, 2018


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Ava Max shows all the signs of a modern pop star in the making - a signature hairstyle, a knack for writing infectious hooks and an incredibly catchy track currently making its way up global Spotify charts: “Sweet but Psycho”, which has racked up more than 42 million streams on the site.   ...