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News

A day and knight to remember

Julia Shyy, staff writer

Everyone knows about the typical high school prom. Students dress up, go to dinner, rent a limo, take pictures and dance for hours well into the night. But the standard hi...  Read More »

May 15, 2016 • 0 comments

Outrage over lack of Academy Awards diversity erupts with “#OscarsSoWhite”

March 3, 2016

Behind the Lens: Meet Chantilly’s student photographers

December 11, 2015

Holiday Spectacular brings joy to the community

December 8, 2015

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Sports

Phil Dolinger : the man behind the lens

Sudharshana Krishnan, arts and style editor

Students see him on the field taking photos and athletes hope he has captured the perfect moment of their game. But who is this man standing behind the camera? Phil Dol...  Read More »

March 7, 2016 • 0 comments

Sparks selected to compete in the Semper Fidelis All- American Football Bowl

February 4, 2016

College Football National Championship Preview

January 6, 2016

The Washington Capitals: A Student’s Guide to the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

December 16, 2015

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Opinions

Movie Review: the startling relevance of “Duck Soup”

Andrew White Cleary, copy editor

Through the generations, political satire films have turned the unnerving into the comic; they have given both initiated and uninitiated audiences the chance to ponder the...  Read More »

May 13, 2016 • 0 comments

Government Comes to Life in “House of Cards”

April 12, 2016

Is Chivalry Dead? If So, Who (or What) Killed It?

April 12, 2016

Squeezing into Conformity

March 10, 2016

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Arts and Style

Dank Memes and Fulfilled Dreams

David Fiumano, Staff Writer

Memes have become a larger part of teenage culture in recent years, creating new vocabulary, humor and media of thought. They have become popular on the internet through Facebo...  Read More »

June 10, 2016 • 0 comments

Movie Review: the startling relevance of “Duck Soup”

May 13, 2016

Justice Isn’t Dead Yet: A case for the DC Cinematic Universe

April 26, 2016

Government Comes to Life in “House of Cards”

April 12, 2016

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Academics

Final projects fill up and enrich the gradebooks

Hallie O'Rourke, Opinions Editor

The end of the school year is notorious for the myriad of final assignments, projects and exams that are assigned to students. Either in conjunction with or in the place of f...  Read More »

June 10, 2016 • 0 comments

Government Comes to Life in “House of Cards”

April 12, 2016

Students give back with Cards for Care

April 8, 2016

The road to a liberal arts education

April 8, 2016

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The student news site of Chantilly High School in Virginia
The student news site of Chantilly High School in Virginia