Central Times

Neya Thanikachalam
This is senior and editor-in-chief Neya Thanikachalam's third year on the Central Times staff. Neya is looking forward to writing articles this year. She really enjoys writing profiles, as she loves to interview and write about other people. Outside of CT, Neya likes to bike, sing and play the violin. In the future, Neya plans on becoming a journalist, as writing is her passion.


"Leap and the net will appear."  ~John Burroughs


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Neya Thanikachalam, Editor-in-Chief, Opinions Columnist

May 19, 2018
Administrators consider later start times (Story)
May 17, 2018
District 203 replaces junior high tackle football with flag program (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Prom court now gender-neutral, more inclusive of LGBTQ teens (Story)
Apr 21, 2018
Identity Over Anatomy: Ralph Davis (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
All AP exams will take place on Central’s campus (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
Out for the season (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Junior Connor Hunt leaves unforgettable mark at Central (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
Catch up, Central (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
What is a sport? (Story)
Dec 23, 2017
Holiday cheer (Story)
Dec 22, 2017
Swimmers count poor ventilation among their opponents (Story)
Dec 20, 2017
Tommy Coyne: Accomplished athlete will skip senior lacrosse season to play on Rutgers University’s Division 1 team (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
#MeToo (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
First-ever combined concert excites music directors (Media)
Nov 22, 2017
Greek life isn’t all it appears to be (Story)
Nov 20, 2017
Age matters: How birth order can shape personality (Media)
Nov 09, 2017
Photo Gallery: Nov. 8 band concert (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Hallway Headlines: October 2017 (Media)
Oct 31, 2017
Kneeling is not the way (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
High school students should be allowed to celebrate Halloween (Media)
Oct 25, 2017
Central tennis players start ball recycling program (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
City of Naperville considers fate of Moser Tower (Story)
Oct 10, 2017
Packing a punch: Mary Amato (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Theatre Central to present fall play, “Our Town,” in November (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Central administration addresses gun incident (Story)
Sep 26, 2017
Fidget spinners continue to disappoint (Story)
Aug 30, 2017
Sen. Bernie Sanders urges students to get involved in political process (Story)
May 30, 2017
Assassins: Battlefield stories highlight senior tradition (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
Does this make you uncomfortable? (Story)
Apr 22, 2017
Club of the Month: Truth Seekers (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Athletes have the right to make their own choices (Media)
Mar 30, 2017
Drug tests help athletes form healthy habits (Media)
Mar 29, 2017
A Work in Progress: Growth vs. Fixed Mindsets (Story)
Mar 25, 2017
LIFE Club hosts Day of the Girl event at WAR Chest (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
Standing up to the order: Huda and Kifah Alsharifi (Story)
Mar 01, 2017
Marches that left an impact (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Orchesis hosts first ever ‘So you Think You Can Dance’ event (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
Basketball, track lack facility space, make adjustments (Story)
Feb 12, 2017
ALIVE Center hosts Multicultural Market (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
Helicopter Parenting (Story)
Jan 11, 2017
Holiday Giftmart brings communities together, entices volunteer spirit (Story)
Dec 26, 2016
Voters pass transportation amendment (Story)
Nov 27, 2016
Read my lips: earlier start with foreign language, more significant benefits (Story)
Nov 21, 2016
Can this get much worse? (Story)
Oct 23, 2016
Central staff prevented from discussing technology changes and updates (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
Central alumna wins scholarship in national giveaway (Story)
Mar 12, 2016
Redhawk of the Week: Faith Alindog (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Operation Gratitude gives Central students chance to correspond with members of the U.S. military (Story)
Nov 10, 2015
Drink Up: why athletes need to stay hydrated (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Sophomore swimmer Audrey Coffey meets long-term goal, looks toward the future (Story)