Coppell Student Media

Nature love stories shared by students

January 8, 2013


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By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization.They are starting a campaign called "Love. Not Loss." with the belief that the best way to rekindle a lost love is not to talk about what ...

APES students launch sustainability initiatives

October 13, 2011


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By Mary Whitfill Features Editor AP Environmental Science (APES) classes are becoming ‘agents of change’ as they participate in the Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge. The challenge is a project-based sustainability competition for high school students encouraging the creation of solut...

Third annual Sustainability Expo offers practical advice for students

May 4, 2011


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Ashley AttanucciView Post Web Manager Video by Susie Shahsavari The Sustainability Expo is an annual educational endeavor to spread information about ways to live environmentally friendly, hosted by Environmental Science students. From meeting Exxon Mobile representatives to making homemade lip ba...

Annual community events for 2011

March 28, 2011


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Ashley Attanucci Web Manager Goodbye winter 2010, hello new year's spring! With the ushering in of cheery weather, the City of Coppell has published its dates for yearly family-fun traditions, like the upcoming EGGstravaganza, a free egg hunt at Wagon Wheel Park starting at 11 o' clock on April 23,...

CHS Science class begins expo plans

March 28, 2011


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Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor In preparation for the upcoming Sustainability Expo, the AP Environmental Science classes are running through their presentations to work out any problems and obtain feedback from peers. The Expo takes place during TAKS week after the tests and is designed...

Environmental science students continue Blackland Prairie restoration in Coppell

March 21, 2011


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Ashley Attanucci Web Manager This year, AP and IB Environmental Science teacher Holly Anderson and her students began a new project to help restore the diminishing Blackland Prairie eco-region in Coppell's own Coppell Nature Park. After an idle winter season, Anderson and her classes are transitioning...

Environmental Science students merge with plants and animals

September 21, 2010


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By Julia Kim Staff Writer A dense mass of trees. Birdhouses. Insects. It's Coppell Nature Park. On Tues., Sept. 21, the AP and IB Environmental Science students took a trip to the Coppell Nature Park in order to get a first-hand account of the research they have completed in the class about one ...