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Farah Merchant
Farah Merchant is a senior and third-year staff writer and Student Life Editor on The Sidekick. She also works for the Citizen's Advocate, the local Coppell paper. She dreams of being a published writer and journalist who sparks a change in the world.

To contact, Farah can be found at [email protected] or @farahmerchant_ on Twitter.

Farah Merchant, Co-Student Life Editor

May 25, 2018
Letting go of the past: how former Sidekick editors have influenced me (Story)
May 25, 2018
Closing the gap: Wilhelm takes year in Slovenia to learn language (Story/Media)
Apr 27, 2018
Video: Mixed show choir Vivace! to bring back rock and roll (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
Closet collection leads to growing photography business (Story/Media)
Mar 28, 2018
Students on edges of their seats in anticipation of Ivy League decisions (Story/Media)
Mar 18, 2018
Trip around the world: students open up about their spring break (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Board meeting discusses new school year calendar, zoning decisions, EOC retesters (Story)
Dec 12, 2017
Moving from South Korea to Texas, Chang transitions from taekwondo to swimming (Story)
Nov 18, 2017
Best of Thanksgiving (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Cowgirls end district play perfect with win over Lady Longhorns (Story/Media)
Oct 19, 2017
Dance and music: a few cultural aspects Loza, Romo reflect on during Hispanic Heritage Month (with video) (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Drama Club embodies accepting atmosphere in annual Dinner and a Movie Night (Story)
Sep 18, 2017
Passion, dedication on display with new face, Arvizu, in CHS library (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Drama club engages theater kids in Dinner and a Movie Night through Twitter poll (Story)
Sep 11, 2017
Where were you? How 9/11 impacted students, teachers (Story)
May 23, 2017
Vicas recognized as McDermott Scholar, semi-finalist for Presidential Scholar (Story)
May 09, 2017
Collins to take a gap year to travel to Europe and Australia, gain experience working with animals (Story)
May 03, 2017
Spanish teacher Hulse resigning to move to Westlake Academy (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Third attempt for House Bill 62 (Story)
Mar 10, 2017
Irish dancing allows MacMaster to connect with her culture (with video) (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
Slow start but strong finish as Cowgirls end the night 7-0 victory over Berkner (Story)
Mar 04, 2017
MacMaster to perform at Fair Park this Saturday (Brief) (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Dressing nice to observe changes in attitude, feeling, outlook on life (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Week of 2/27/17 (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Coppell Police Department holds self defense for CHS senior girls (Story)
Feb 26, 2017
15 Q’s with Mrs. Harris (Media)
Feb 14, 2017
Everybody Has A Story: Gil de Ieyva finds acceptance, purpose in faith community (Story)
Jan 13, 2017
Q&A: Federica Ferrari on upcoming Academic Decathlon competition (Story)
Nov 18, 2016
Prepper premiere – Patterson’s time to shine (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Opportunity turns into success (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
Everyone should exercise their right to vote (Story)
Oct 31, 2016
Early voting allows citizens to skip lines, hassle (Story)
Oct 14, 2016
Aslam provides inspiration to all in claiming homecoming crown (Story)
Sep 23, 2016
Coppell volleyball looks ahead to playoffs, state tournament (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Strokes of passion (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
A resonating performance: Cowgirls beat Skyline in three sets (Media)
Sep 13, 2016
Pep rally minus the pep (Story)
May 26, 2016
Senior Award Ceremony commences in the new arena (Story)
Apr 22, 2016
30 plays in 60 minutes showcased by Broadway Bound (Story)
Apr 06, 2016
Coppell Arts and Music Festival: Inspiration on Town Center Boulevard (Media)
Mar 25, 2016
Douglas awarded teacher of the month by CHS faculty (Story)
Mar 11, 2016
Texas A&M Outreach programs brings aquatic critters to CHS (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Stricker moving off the field (Story)
Feb 20, 2016
Coppell predicts Oscar winners (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
Most anticipated young adult novels of 2016 (Story)
Jan 22, 2016
Five ways to become a less stressed student (Story)