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Breakthrough Starshot

Breakthrough Starshot

Emily Ware, eware.ct@gmail.com
April 29, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Just a few short weeks ago, the future became a little bit closer with the announcement of Breakthrough Starshot. Breakthrough Starshot is an effort to reach the closest star system, Alpha Centauri, within a few decades. However, humans are not the ones who will be sent to this system. Nor will it b... Read more »

Students organize contest to redesign Naperville flag

Students organize contest to redesign Naperville flag

Lina Wang, lwang.ct@gmail.com
March 26, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The Naperville flag may soon be receiving a facelift, if not a complete overhaul. A group of students from Neuqua-Valley High School have created a contest to redesign the Naperville city flag, which they hope the city council will then approve. Sophomore Connor Tenny spearheaded the operation, r... Read more »

Central alumnus Jillian Johnston hosts male and female empowerment workshops

Central alumnus Jillian Johnston hosts male and female empowerment workshops

Freja Sonnichsen, fsonnichsen.ct@gmail.com
March 15, 2016
Filed under News, Photos, Showcase

She wears an ivory t-shirt with pictures of a butterfly breaking out its cocoon, several necklaces and a lavender rubber bracelet, similarly imprinted with a butterfly. When entering the auxiliary gym, girls were handed papers with the title “Self-Love” with a similar butterfly underneath. After sit... Read more »

Kasich brings his ‘positive campaign’ to DuPage rally

Kasich brings his ‘positive campaign’ to DuPage rally

Virginia Aabram, vaabram.ct@gmail.com
March 9, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Republican presidential candidate Gov. John Kasich of Ohio spoke to a crowd of nearly 2,000 supporters this morning in the atrium of the corporate headquarters of Navistar in Lisle in an effort to secure votes for the Illinois primary on March 15. Kasich focused on his goals to reform the job... Read more »

Central JSA attends annual Winter Congress

Central JSA attends annual Winter Congress

Lina Wang, Staff Writer
February 25, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

On Feb. 12-14, members of Central’s JSA chapter flew to Washington D.C. to participate in the annual Winter Congress. JSA, which stands for Junior Statesmen of America, is a political organization for high school students. It aims to “strengthen American democracy by educating and preparing hi... Read more »

Weekly News: Feb. 22, 2015

Weekly News: Feb. 22, 2015

Jacek Kulak, jfkulak.ct@gmail.com
February 22, 2016
Filed under News, Video

In this week’s edition of Central Times’ news update, Staff Photographer Jacek Kulak reminds seniors to sign up for the senior party, turn in their cap and gown orders and to register for the AP exam. Check in Mondays for weekly news updates.

Weekly News: Feb. 17, 2015

Weekly News: Feb. 17, 2015

Jacek Kulak, jfkulak.ct@gmail.com
February 17, 2016
Filed under News, Video

In this week's edition of Central Times' news update, Staff Photographer Jacek Kulak gives us a reminder on AP exam registration and the days we will have off soon. He also discusses the winter dance. Check in on Mondays for the weekly news updates.

Weekly News: Feb. 8, 2016

Weekly News: Feb. 8, 2016

Jacek Kulak, jfkulak.ct@gmail.com
February 8, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Video

In this week's edition of Central Times' news update, Staff Photographer Jacek Kulak discusses AP exam registration, late arrival Mr. NCHS, and Orchesis. Check in on Mondays for the weekly news updates.