Coppell Student Media

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Shriya Vanparia
Shriya Vanparia is a senior and a second year staffer on The Sidekick. In her free time, she loves to draw, paint and listen to music. With comments and concerns, contact her @KixCreative or [email protected]


Shriya Vanparia, Staff Designer

May 15, 2020
Seniors grapple with unusual graduation, reflect on high school (Media)
May 15, 2020
Music serving as key player for sports (Media)
May 15, 2020
City Council addresses COVID-19 concerns (Media)
May 15, 2020
A letter to the classes behind seniors: Appreciate each year (Media)
May 13, 2020
How seniors/those moving from CISD are going to return items amid the COVID-19 pandemic (Media)
May 13, 2020
Mainstream media threatening America’s sense of objectivism (Media)
May 07, 2020
What it is like to work in a grocery store now (Media)
Apr 28, 2020
Brandy Melville fueling dangerous American culture of eating disorders (Media)
Apr 23, 2020
End of DA reshaping American youth soccer (Media)
Apr 20, 2020
UIL cancels all sporting events for remainder of school year (Media)
Apr 17, 2020
CISD campuses to remain closed for remainder of 2019-20 year (Media)
Apr 09, 2020
Different mediums have the same potential (Media)
Apr 03, 2020
V is for vegan (Media)
Mar 31, 2020
Underrated, strong South Asian women using own voice to give voice (Media)
Mar 27, 2020
CISD extends closure through April 19 (Media)
Mar 26, 2020
BTS reminisces tale of 7 boys in its latest album (Media)
Mar 25, 2020
Pushed to the sidelines (Media)
Mar 23, 2020
A few cards short of a full deck (Media)
Mar 20, 2020
College Board to implement home testing for AP exams (Media)
Mar 19, 2020
Coppell sports suspended amid COVID-19 concerns (Media)
Mar 16, 2020
Letter From the Editor: Issuing the truth in midst of confusion (Media)
Mar 03, 2020
Coppell Observer: Grievances from a wary hallway traveler (Media)
Feb 28, 2020
#SJW2020: The brain behind the game (Media)
Feb 26, 2020
CISD to host pop up party at JC’s Burger Bar (Media)
Feb 21, 2020
Sidekick Stories #2 – “So Yeah” (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Cowgirls strive to begin victory streak against Eagles (Media)
Feb 13, 2020
Letter From the Editor: Living in the shadow of our own expectations (Media)
Feb 12, 2020
America gravely needs Biden’s health care plan (Media)
Feb 10, 2020
Breaking barriers (Media)
Feb 06, 2020
Will decade of mediocrity come to an end with new hire? (Media)
Feb 04, 2020
Stop buying excessive gifts for Valentine’s Day (Media)
Feb 03, 2020
On the Spot: Large Plano schools added to Coppell’s new district (Media)
Feb 01, 2020
Venturing into the era of artificial intelligence: humanity’s doom or greatest ally? (Part 1) (Media)
Jan 30, 2020
Coppell to inform citizens on zero waste lifestyle (Media)
Jan 28, 2020
Words: Declining in power, increasing in importance (Media)
Jan 24, 2020
Cozby Library brings Chinese New Year to Coppell (Media)
Jan 17, 2020
Administration cracking down on tardiness, IDs (Media)
Jan 16, 2020
Rise of Skywalker is an improper ending to saga (Media)
Jan 16, 2020
New state tax laws to decrease city general fund by 16 percent if enacted (Media)
Jan 10, 2020
Coppell sports update entering new year (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
Sidekick Stories #1 – “How I Joined Sidekick” (Story)
Jan 07, 2020
New year nourishing creation of new goals (with video) (Media)
Dec 20, 2019
The sound of 2019 (Media)
Dec 19, 2019
Beyond the numbers (Media)
Dec 19, 2019
Decade Wrap-Up: Food Trends of the ‘10s. (Media)
Dec 19, 2019
Decade Wrap-up: How internet culture evolved society (Media)
Dec 19, 2019
Juice WRLD death emphasizing dangers of rap culture on youth (Media)
Dec 17, 2019
Decade Wrap-Up: Modern media creates personalized listener experience (Media)
Dec 13, 2019
Teachers adjusting to end-of-semester assessment requirements (Media)
Dec 12, 2019
District announces elimination of C days in the new year (Media)
Dec 06, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #15 – “Type of Friends: The Tea Friend” (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Dear “Real Man”: (Media)
Nov 15, 2019
Let your organs save lives instead of rot (Media)
Nov 15, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #13 – “Type of Friends: The Quiet Friend” (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
JESUS IS KING review: West redesigns discography with gospel album (Media)
Nov 01, 2019
District now offering free in-school SAT testing opportunity (Media)
Oct 29, 2019
Trustees provide glimpse into district’s future through project updates (Media)
Oct 18, 2019
Natya Nivedanam fundraiser brings Indian culture to Dallas (Media)
Oct 10, 2019
Unseen, but deeply felt (Media)
Oct 07, 2019
Top five jaw dropping moments on “Grey’s Anatomy” for loyal fans (Media)
Oct 07, 2019
“Y’all’s”, the missing piece in the English language (Media)
Oct 04, 2019
District announces changes to high school bell schedules (Media)
Oct 04, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #10 – “Type of Friends: The Loyal One” (Story)
Aug 30, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #8 – “Type of Friends: The Loud” (Story)
Aug 23, 2019
CISD scores an “A” from TEA in annual grading system report (Media)
Apr 30, 2019
“Map of the Soul: Persona” review: BTS exudes warmth, comfort with latest release (Media)
Apr 12, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #7 – “Type of Friends: The Sleepy” (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
‘WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?’ album review: Eilish’s debut album tells a perfectly unexpected story (Media)
Mar 29, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #5 – “Type of Friends: The Grumpy” (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Song of the Week: “All My Favorite People” – Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne (Media)
Mar 08, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #3 – “Types of Friends: The Mom” (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
Song of the Week: “Sucker”- Jonas Brothers (Media)
Feb 21, 2019
Lavigne sinks below expectations on ‘Head Above Water’ (Media)
Feb 19, 2019
Song of the Week: “Cyborg” – Myylo (Media)
Feb 19, 2019
Coppell City Council renews its approval for curfew hours for minors (Media)
Feb 06, 2019
The Sidekick Strip #1 – “A night like no other with a dress like every other” (Story/Media)
Jan 18, 2019
Let’s be more aware in 2019 (Media)
Jan 10, 2019
Pervasive violence damaging Generation Z culture (Media)
Jan 10, 2019
Don’t dress to oppress (Media)
Jan 09, 2019
Consuming art with an open mind (Media)
Nov 27, 2018
Ora is reborn on ‘Phoenix’, but she does not quite soar (Media)
Nov 14, 2018
Kavanaugh’s effect on feminism (Media)
Nov 09, 2018
Korean Festival of Dallas to celebrate culture through variety of events (Media)
Nov 08, 2018
Recent rain causes ripples in CHS routines (Media)
Oct 24, 2018
Song of the Week: “Sweet but Psycho” – Ava Max (Media)
Oct 09, 2018
Let’s get down to business, to analyze movies (Media)
Sep 29, 2018
Fashion Focus: Two-piece homecoming dresses (Media)
Sep 28, 2018
Integrity lessons extending helping hand so students can give their all (Media)
Sep 28, 2018
Technology Spotlight: Uber expands horizons with uberAIR (Media)
Sep 27, 2018
Song of the Week: “Lemon Boy” – Cavetown (Media)
Sep 20, 2018
Technology Spotlight: Apple releases new iPhones (Media)
Sep 14, 2018
I live for me, not for you: The toxicity of ridiculing others’ interests (Media)
Sep 12, 2018
Technology Spotlight: Marvel’s Spider-man redefines the super hero gaming industry (Media)
Sep 11, 2018
New school year brings change to bell schedule (Media)