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Catie Ronquillo Photography ignites happiness in senior girls, proves to be one-of-a-kind experience

Catie Ronquillo Photography ignites happiness in senior girls, proves to be one-of-a-kind experience

April 4, 2014

By Summer Crawford Staff Writer In this day and age, it is considered the norm for every girl in high school who hits that senior mark to get her own professional senior portraits. Senior portraits can capture a time in a girl’s life that they might not be able to experience again, leaving a lastin...

New photography studio opens in Old Town Coppell

Donna Park’s photography studio holds its grand opening Saturday. The studio was yet another addition to the revival of Old Town Coppell. Photo by Nicole Messer.

September 20, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor  When Flower Mound resident Donna Park first picked up a camera to do production shots for the plays and musicals at the Texas Creative Arts Academy, she would never have guessed it would lead to a full-blown career. In addition to production shots, Park photogr...

C.L.A.M. still accepting submissions

January 25, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Staff Writer The Coppell Literary and Arts Magazine (C.L.A.M.) is still accepting original art, photo, poetry and prose for publication. Both students and staff members are welcome to submit their works. Submissions can be emailed to Matt Bowden at [email protected] with y...

Back to school and back to The Sidekick

Back to school and back to The Sidekick

August 29, 2012

August 27, Students walk through one of the many large hallways of CHS on their first day back to school. I'm Mia Ford, a new photographer and staff member on The Sidekick. I have been learning about and practicing photography for a few years now. I am looking forward to capturing the many exciting momen...

New Tech hosts photography, filmmaking camp

May 18, 2012

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer With only two weeks left in the school year, parents and students have eagerly begun finding ways to fill their calenders during the summer break. For students in fourth through eighth grade, New Tech High at Coppell will be hosting a photography and filmmaking camp during...

Coppell Community Garden holds photography contest

March 31, 2011

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief The Coppell Community Garden is seeking young photographers from Coppell, New Tech and Ranchview High School in their latest photography contest. Photographers are asked to take photos of the Coppell Community Gardens or the Coppell Farmers Market and submit them for...

C.L.A.M. submissions now being taken

October 15, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Have a cool piece of writing or a stellar photo you wish you could show off to more than your friends? Well, now's your chance: the C.L.A.M. (Coppell Literary and Arts Magazine) has begun taking submissions for this year's edition, which will be published and available...

“Rounding-Up” a year of moments, memories, photos

May 27, 2010

Story by Allie Perison Editor in Chief Senior Morgan Smith establishes her own take on the world through the lens of her camera. After taking photojournalism sophomore year, Smith realized that her interest in photography was both a talent and a passion of hers. "Taking a really good picture and see...

C.L.A.M. pre-sales begin now

March 3, 2010

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer The Coppell Literary Arts Magazine, or the C.L.A.M., is the annual short story, prose, poetry and photography magazine produced by Coppell High School students and sold in the spring. All submissions have been received, and the magazine will be available after Spring Break.  However, pre-sales begin now. The C.L.A.M. is $12 if ordered before March 15 and $15 if purchased after. Contact Mr. Bowden...

Eichenberger brings new life to photography club

February 24, 2010

by Melissa Brisco staff writer This year more than ever, it seems that CHS has developed an intense passion for photography; cameras are everywhere and sites like ‘flickr’ are becoming increasingly popular. Students in International Baccalaureate (IB), in addition to the requirement of taking...

C.L.A.M. deadline Friday

December 17, 2009

By Rebecca Fowler Staff Writer The C.L.A.M., Coppell Literary Arts Magazine, deadline for submissions is this Friday, Dec. 18. All pieces of writing and photography can be given to Mr. Bowden in C231 on a CD, flash drive, e-mail or hardcopy, though electronic submissions are preferred.  The C.L.A.M. accepts work from both CHS teachers and students from all grades. In addition, subscribers are welcomed and will receive a business ad in ...