Tag Archives: Becca Goren

Sexually active teenagers put themselves at risk due to apathy and negligence

By: BECCA GOREN “There was no question about it. I was going to do it, and I wasn’t going to tell my boyfriend. In fact, I wasn’t going to tell…

The definite guide to sushi on the Monterey Bay

By: BECCA GOREN & KYLIE YEATMAN Life on the coast often guarantees you many things: scenic views of the ocean, sunsets on the beach and—perhaps most important of all—a wide selection…

About Colin Matheson

By: BECCA GOREN Eight years in the making, former full-time technology professional coach Colin Matheson has made his comeback to the CHS science department with one section of college prep…

Carmel Valley High School welcomes CHS’ staff members to team

As a result of opened positions and visions of a high school consistent with their own, three of Carmel High School’s previous staff members—Brenda Buran, Jeff Schatz and Tom Parry—transferred…

From land to sea to ROTC, seniors find their future serving in armed forces

“I knew I wanted to give back and serve my country, so I decided that I would join the military,” says CHS senior Connor Suess as he reflects on his…

’13 Reasons Why’ needs a few more reasons to justify watching this Netflix Original

“13 Reasons Why” is a powerful story, really. You know, blackmailing and the trivialization of teen suicide aside. It’s also quite cute how this one-season Netflix original has become the…

Science course offering sparks tension between board and teachers

The implementation of the new mandated Next Generation Science Standards in the 2017-18 school year would leave CHS without any sections of Physics in the 2017-18 school year, but after…

Today’s teenagers quick to sext, reluctant to accept risks

“He’s on the football team and he’s cool,” thought Caroline, then a Carmel High junior, as she tentatively picked up her cell phone and pressed SEND, relinquishing control of her…

Serving up the scoop on the cafeteria

For the past two years, the Carmel High School cafeteria has taken action to increase healthy option and appeal to all students’ nutritional needs, and food services continues to do…

All ‘good’ things must come to an end: disastrous trends from 2016

As we watch 2016 dwindle in our rearview mirror, we can’t help but cling onto every last beautifully admirable trend that graced those months of peace, happiness, rainbows and puppies…