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STAFF ED: Nature of Journalism

STAFF ED: Nature of Journalism

November 3, 2017

Every Tuesday morning at 7:25 A.M., the full staff of the CHS Globe meets to discuss weekly news, as well as progress on the current month’s Globe issue. This Tuesday morning, however, was somewhat different. The meeting began as usual, with all of us taking a short quiz on the past week’s events...

Amazons New Headquarters in St Louis

Amazons New Headquarters in St Louis

Neema Naemi, Page Editor

November 2, 2017

Amazon recently announced that they considered stationing their headquarters in East St. Louis. What could this mean for St. Louis? An article on the St Louis Post-Dispatch says “Amazon.com is scouting North America for a second headquarters with as many as 50,000 jobs, and St. Louis officials said...

STAFF ED: How to Get Involved

STAFF ED: How to Get Involved

September 27, 2017

Many Clayton students are wondering how they could get involved helping Syrian refugees in our community.     Facts and opinions about the Syrian Refugee Crisis have inundated both national and international news channels for the past few years. With such mass media coverage, it i...

The Cost of Getting Into College

The Cost of Getting Into College

Lauren Praiss, Chief Digital Editor

September 4, 2017

That stressful time of year is rapidly approaching us: pressing the buttons to submit your final college applications.  Pressing those buttons are life-changing decisions in terms of education, social life, and economic circumstances.   Today, college tuition is on the rise, creating a significant is...

An Enigmatic Ban

An Enigmatic Ban

Noah Brown, Managing Editor

August 18, 2017

Somehow in modern America, “It’s politics” has become a common excuse or “explanation” for cruel policy decisions. President Donald Trump’s recent decision to ban transgender Americans from serving in the military illuminates the utter wrongness of this kind of explanation. On July 26,...

Tips for Studying for Finals

Tips for Studying for Finals

Nisha Klein, Page Editor

May 18, 2017

“When I first start studying, working with a group is helpful when looking at the big picture for everything. But when I've narrowed down what I really need to study, it's more effective for me to study alone,” Audrey Goedegebuure, a junior, explains. She also suggests splitting up studying time into...

A Good Samaritan Experience

A Good Samaritan Experience

Mitali Sharma and Samantha Zeid

May 17, 2017

In February, we published “The Heroin Epidemic,” a cover story investigating heroin addiction in St. Louis. What exacerbates this issue is Missouri’s lagging behind in the legal realm. Missouri was the last of all 50 states to pass the implementation of a Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (...

Constitutional Compliance

Constitutional Compliance

Zachary Sorensen, Opinion Section Editor

May 13, 2017

We’ve had a little time to reflect as a school on the incidents that surrounded the Anti-Defamation League meetings earlier in the year--namely the hateful content made by some of our peers on social media and the desecration of a historic Jewish cemetery in the area. With the junior’s recent ACT...

Pro / Con: Google Chromebooks

Pro / Con: Google Chromebooks

Olivia Joseph and Charlie Brennan

May 13, 2017

Should CHS implement Google Chromebooks in their curriculum for every student?  

STAFF ED: How Can We Make CHS An Accepting Place For All Genders?

STAFF ED: How Can We Make CHS An Accepting Place For All Genders?

May 13, 2017

Clayton has always prided itself on its progressive image and its acceptance of students of all races, religions, sexual orientations and backgrounds. This tenet of the Clayton community was tested when President Trump rescinded the Obama Administration’s federal guidelines that protected the rights...

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