Coppell Student Media

False tanning methods radiate dangerous skin problems

February 25, 2011

Kara Adkins Staff Writer To escape the winter season, many girls at Coppell High School are turning to tanning beds in order to get that desired summer glow. However, the price of beauty, in this case, is very steep. Although many tan to look and feel better about themselves, there are seri...

Coppell students to raise awareness for melanoma

November 9, 2010

By Abby Drake Staff Writer Video By: Josh Oden and Josh Brunelli Like most girls, Coppell High School senior Keely Leonard used to spend all day out in the summer sun soaking up rays and her winter afternoons in tanning beds, until her mother was diagnosed with Melanoma for the fourth time. “My...

Anatomy students hope to raise skin cancer awareness

October 26, 2009

By Melissa Brisco Staff Writer                 During the day students tire of worksheets, textbooks and thing they feel are not applicable to the “real world”.                Students in Deinhammer’s class were assigned projects to raise awareness about a ...