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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Coppell High School senior Shruti Shukla sings her favorite song, “Mere Dholna,” composed by Pritam Chakraborty, on March 8. Shukla has been singing Hindustani music since age 5 and takes exams administered by an Indian music organization, Pracheen Kala Kendra.

In the Spotlight: Shukla resonating with Indian culture through Hindustani music examinations

Varshitha Korrapolu, Communications Manager March 22, 2022

Despite not living in India, Coppell High School senior Shruti Shukla connects to her Indian heritage by singing Hindustani music. Her connection with music has transformed over the years from taking...

Following a brief period of lowered COVID-19 cases, a recent surge of cases in April has left India grappling with a second wave, making it the country with the second-highest number of COVID-19 cases in the world currently. Source: Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center.

India’s COVID case spike spurring increased caution among locals

Sreeja Mudumby, Communications Manager May 17, 2021

After a period of little to no COVID cases in India, a recent surge of cases created a second wave, leaving millions infected.  “Every boundation [imitation] was removed, schools, colleges, malls,...

Sophomore Pranjal Jain helps teach the basics of a computer to people who come to the computer lab. Photo courtesy Pranjal Jain.

Jain creates computer labs in India, attracts many people

Pranathi Chitta, Staff Writer February 1, 2016

During the summer time, many students just want to relax. However, Coppell High School sophomore Pranjal Jain has come a long way by spending his summers giving back to his community in India.   When...

Rao, Akshaya Patra connects students across the globe

September 23, 2015

Nicolas Henderson Staff Writer @happenstance98   Coppell High School students are known for being a generous group, with multiple fundraisers, charities and cultural events occurring throughout...

Heritage Night promotes cultural unity

February 27, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer On the evening of Feb. 17, the Coppell High School cafeteria was consumed with students dressed in colorful attire representing their native country and food samples...

Cricket match of the century

March 30, 2011

Henna Khan Business Manager A bowl of chips, your favorite beverage, big screen TV and two of the world's biggest cricket rivals. Let's not forget- it's 4 a.m. Countries Pakistan and India will...

Students, faculty turn winter breaks into exotic adventures

January 12, 2011

Story by Ashleigh Heaton, Editor-in-Chief Video by Hayley Struck, KCBY Broadcast For most, the words “winter break” usually mean snowfall, hot chocolate and warm fireplaces; however, for a few...

Book review: Eat Pray Love

January 29, 2010

by Melissa Brisco Staff Writer I am generally not a big fan of autobiographies. Normally, I find them boring and I quickly lose interest. However, Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat Pray Love is one of...

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