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Dolittle? Too Little.

Dolittle? Too Little.

By Charles Mueller, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

Dr. Dolittle is directed by Stephan Gaghan and stars Robert Downy Jr as Dr. Dolittle. The movie was a flop with an $18 million loss in the box office. So often what makes or breaks a film is the tone.  Is it frenetic action like any Marvel movie. Is it heartfelt and nostalgic, the tone in Dr. ...

Alisa Nance Sweeps the Battle of the Paddles: Final Score 11-4 and 11-5

Alisa Nance Sweeps the Battle of the Paddles: Final Score 11-4 and 11-5

By Charles Mueller, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

On December 13, the championship game for singles in ping pong was held.  Sophomore Kartikeya Gullapalli and sophomore Alisa Nance were battling it out for the championship. It was two games with the first ending in a score of 5-11 with Alisa sweeping. Then a similar second match followed 4-11...

Its a Runderful Season

Its a Runderful Season

By Charles Mueller, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

This season, as usual, the CVHS girls' cross country team advanced to Regional's and then later beat the champions. This season saw the most participants in the team's history with a total of 56 runners finishing the season. “I feel like it is one of our best seasons yet as far as the guys and the...

Eyes on WISE- Club Aims to Close the Gender Gap in STEM field

WISE club members visit the Centerpoint Energy Showcase to meet female engineers

By Charlie Mueller and Sharon Vera

October 21, 2019

For a woman, entering the field of engineering is like entering a world where you feel like you don’t fit in and feel welcomed. CVHS physics teacher and WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) club sponsor Anne Wakefield was one of many women who walked away. This gender gap is mostly due to women not f...

The First Voice- CVHS Sophomore Jason Torres Releases First Single with His Band Ørion

Ørion's first album cover.

By Charlie Mueller

October 7, 2019

Ørion is a local high school alternative rock band based here in Houston, Texas. Formed in 2016 by Cristian Gonzalez (lead vocals/rhythm guitar), Gavin Gonzalez (drums), and CVHS sophomore Jason Torres (lead guitar/backing vocals) and Victor Perez (bass), they’ve made a name for themselves by garnering...

Get to know CVHS’ new geometry teacher Sanjog Kulkarni

CVHS' new math teacher Sanjog Kulkarni during an Astros game

By Charlie Mueller, Staff Writer

September 24, 2019

Upstream News sat down with Sanjog Kulkarni Q: Why did you choose to work at Carnegie? Kulkarni: I found that this is one of the good schools in Houston and I would like to teach kids AP courses and get them ready for high school. Q: What job are you coming from? Kulkarni: I'm coming from ...

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