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The Sidekick staff members share how journalism has shaped them (video)

The Sidekick staff members share how journalism has shaped them (video)

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

February 29, 2020

To celebrate Scholastic Journalism Week, The Sidekick staff members share how journalism has shaped them through their respective crafts. Follow Nishant (@Nishantnm1) and @CHSCampusNews on Twitter.

When two roads diverged in a wood

After being on The Sidekick newspaper for two years, Srivastav reflects on her journey and personal transformation as a writer. Initially torn between choosing ‘Creative Writing 1’ and ‘Newspaper 1’ as a writing class before her junior year, the now soon-to-be graduate is grateful for the choice she made to become a high school journalist.

Meha Srivastav, Social Media Manager

May 16, 2017

When reporting your first news story for a high school newspaper, it is probably best to start small. Maybe a student club meeting or a dissection being performed by an anatomy class, but definitely not interviewing a United States representative and vice-chair of the Democratic National Committee. ...

Student Journalism Week allows for student reflection and appreciation

Student Journalism Week allows for student reflection and appreciation

Mallorie Munoz, Managing Editor

February 23, 2016

There is an unspoken dread that comes with being a senior in high school. It is not the classes, the workload, or senioritis, in this case. It is the question that escapes the lips of every family member and friend - especially during the holidays - that many of us have absolutely no answer to. “...