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  • October 26Join Spanish Club at Meson Sabika on Thursday at 3:45pm. Permission slips & $28 is due to a Spanish teacher by Tuesday.

  • October 26Lit Mag’s “Mystery Month” You have 1 week remaining to submit entries to get published & win a gift card!

  • October 26Fall Blood Drive–Nov. 1st . Permission slips are available in Activities & Nurses’ Office. You must be 16 to donate.

  • October 26Multi Cultural Club Pot Luck Oct. 29th in the café from 5:30-8:00pm. RAIN & UAC will perform. Cost is $5.00 or a dish.

  • October 26TC presents: “The Good Doctor” Nov. 3rd–7:30pm, Nov. 4th & 5th 8:00pm in the Auditorium. Tickets $5.00 each

  • October 26Spirits Winterguard Tryouts Tues., Nov. 15th 6-9pm in café, Thurs., Nov. 17th 6-9:30pm Adapt. PE Gym. Must have a physical.

  • October 26Spooky Grams on sale thru Friday for 50 cents each during lunch hours in café. Sponsored by Sophomore Class Council.

  • October 26Participate in the Central Times duo Halloween contest! See social media for details.

  • October 26ASL (American Sign Language) Club meets this Wednesday after school

Read my lips: do not leave native languages behind

Read my lips: do not leave native languages behind

November 27, 2016

There is no doubt in my mind that learning another language is a crucial part of a child’s education. ... Read more »

Read my lips: earlier start with foreign language, more significant benefits

Read my lips: earlier start with foreign language, more significant benefits

November 27, 2016

At Central it is highly encouraged to take a foreign language and, in fact, many students start takin... Read more »

The necessity of English

Virginia Aabram, Head News Editor

November 22, 2016

Filed under Carpe Noctem, Columns, Opinions

In July I left America for the first time in my life. I had the amazing opportunity to join nearly three million young people from all over the world in Krakow, Poland for World Youth Day, a Catholic celebration of international fellowship led by the Pope. Having no previous experience traveling outside the US, I was worried a... Read more »

Is your gut informed?

Sasha Fenton, Online Managing Editor

November 22, 2016

Filed under Columns, Sasha-nomics

Your parent comes home and throws their bag down mumbling about something the current president did or didn't do. They open the fridge searching for something to eat, “I should never have voted for them!” You, being a child, have no clue what government debt or social welfare is but everything your parents say—that doesn... Read more »

It’s not 1945 anymore

Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

November 22, 2016

Filed under Columns, Full Court Press

This month, I’ve got some really big news for you. Mind-blowing, completely out-there news: America is racist. This racism permeates our society further than police aggression and ridiculous presidential candidates. It is so deeply ingrained that it is even embedded in our sports. About two weeks ago, the Chicago Cu... Read more »

Staff Editorial: The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series! Now what?

Staff Editorial: The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series! Now what?

CT Staff

November 15, 2016

Filed under Editorial

In no edition of the Central Times ever have we had this headline: The Cubs have won the World Series.... Read more »

Why Donald Trump won the 2016  Presidential Election

Why Donald Trump won the 2016 Presidential Election

November 9, 2016

The silent majority has spoken and elected Donald Trump, and if you’re anything like most entitled sub... Read more »

Bleak outlook for the presidential race

Claire Yu, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016

Filed under Opinions

When it first became known that both the Democratic and Republican party's candidates were set in stone, hashtags such as #ripamerica and offhand remarks about moving to Canada spread like wildfire. Being forced to choose between an explosive, hot-tempered man equipped with zero experience in politics and a woman with quest... Read more »

My Ferris Bueller-esque day with the Chicago Cubs

My Ferris Bueller-esque day with the Chicago Cubs

November 5, 2016

After making perfect attendance thus far in senior year, I have finally succumbed to the pressures of s... Read more »

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