Coppell Student Media

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Right, wrong can’t be applied to shape, size

Graphic by Josh Martin.

May 15, 2015

By Kara Hallam Enterprise Editor @KaraHallam I pull up Facebook and my news feed fills with campaigns for body peace and body shaming. One thing out of all the posts suddenly catches my eye; it's a photo of an extremely thin girl and overweight woman with the phrase "both of these are unhealthy...

Families fight obesity

November 20, 2013

By Kara Hallam Staff Writer Taking 154 millions victims each year, obesity proves to be an addiction worse than that of drugs and alcohol. God did not make everyone skinny as sticks, or at least that is what my doctor told me when diagnosing me as overweight at 8 years old. As the youngest child of my family it seemed I had just fulfil...

Coppell incorporates salad bars into cafeterias next year

May 9, 2012

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer The United Fresh Produce Association Foundation, a founding partner supporting the national Let's Move! initiative to end childhood obesity has granted CISD with four salad bars which will be piloted in four elementary school cafeterias starting in the fall. If they...

Sidekick staff member featured on CNN

February 14, 2012

Our very own business manager Addy Lopez got her question answered by Michelle Obama! Check it out on CNN! (It's the second question) ...