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Did You Know?
  • May 27On Sunday at 7pm at Thornwall Park there will be a 21 minutes of silence for the victims of the Robb Elementary shooting.
  • May 17The superintendent search is over: Colleen Friend is the new Carlisle superintendent, effective July 1
  • May 9May is mental health awareness month; if you need help text NAMI to 741741
  • May 5CHS's Renaissance is on June 1 from 7pm to 9pm in the McGowan Auditorium
The student news site of Carlisle High School

Periscope

The student news site of Carlisle High School

Periscope

ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A BISON? The CHS Quiz Bowl team poses next to a bison at the State Museum in Harrisburg, where the team placed 5th in the Pennsylvania State Academic Competition. The team will be representing Carlisle in the National Finals in Atlanta this weekend and they need your help. Check out our story to learn more about their upcoming trivia night.
Quiz Bowl to host trivia night to support their bid at Nationals in Atlanta
Jillian Grimes, News Editor • May 23, 2022
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The symbolic representation of the honeybees CHS adopted from the World Wildlife Fund
All the buzz: CHS adopts honeybees
Rylie Workman, Staff Writer • May 9, 2022
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KNOWLEDGE IS POWER: This photo was taken during the 2021 summer seminar, during one of their morning classes in Denny Hall. In this specific photo, Provost Neil Weissman visited a seminar and spoke to students about liberal education and the significance of the Knowledge for Freedom program said Dickinsons House Divided.
To be more Lincoln-esque: Dickinson offers seminar to rising seniors
Jillian Grimes, News Editor • April 28, 2022
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Where are they going? Class of 2022
Where are they going? Class of 2022
Periscope staff May 26, 2022

We reached out to the class of 2022 to learn about their plans for next year. Check out each chapter below to see what they told us.  

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AGONIZING BUT FANTASTIC: This duet isnt for everybody due to the content and length of these novels, but Chloe Walsh creates a story, The Boys of Tommen, that is genuine, realistic, and a page-turner. 
Literary therapy: 'Binding 13' and 'Keeping 13' explore the healing power of friendship (Review)
Kaylea Martin, Staff Writer • May 27, 2022

Novels Binding 13 and Keeping 13 by Chloe Walsh follows Shannon and Johnny, two teenagers, whose lives couldn’t be any more different and can still somehow fit perfectly together anyways.   Johnny...

VIDEO VANDALISM: Teenagers have been turning to destructive behavior, including theft of school supplies, urged on by TikTok and other social media trends. (Photo staged for content).
Likes > Health: How do we stop dangerous social media trends? (Editorial)
Vaughn Aarhaus, Staff Writer • March 24, 2022

Over the past decade, social media has had a long-lasting impact on people's actions and personalities around each other. With the influence of social media and their creators, the “trends” seem to...

Dreams do come true: looking back on the early days for our future college athletes (photos)
Dreams do come true: looking back on the early days for our future college athletes (photos)
Jillian Grimes and Hannah Stoner May 27, 2022

Here, we are displaying pictures of various CHS senior athletes who plan on furthering their athletic careers at the college level. Several athletes have signed to play over the school year; check...

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Maddy West, Staff Writer • May 13, 2022

"We were on vacation, and on every vacation to Bosnia, we do projects to help our house. Last summer, the project for our family was for me and my father in specific. We hiked...

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