A Look at the Past Decade

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Aaron Valentine, Staff Writer

As we are now in 2020 we now get to look back at the past decade and remember all that has happened as a country as people as a community we get to realize how much we have grown. 

 

Here is a recap of some of the events of the past decade.  This list was compiled by searching through yearbooks and newspapers, and by asking current CHS teachers.  Any omissions are unintentional.

 

Sports News

  • Phillip Ku Wins 4 State Wrestling Titles 2016-19
  • Volleyball Team Breaks 87-game MHC losing streak 2019
  • Maddie McHone Wins 3 Track State Titles 2018
  • Jamie Stone Wins 8 State Titles 2014-2017
  • Melissa Dailey Sets All Time Basketball Scoring Record for Season and Career 2012-2015

 

Students we lost

  • Gianna Loville 2018
  • Noorulla Tajik 2017
  • Nick Lyngheim 2017
  • Kendra Cornwell 2017

 

Staff we lost

  • Adam Curtis 2019
  • Justin Rosenblad 2017
  • Sandy Heath (Wood) 2015
  • Jeri DeLoss 2013

Administrator Changes

2018

  • Mark Porterfield Retires
  • Terrance Schloth Replaces

2015

  • Kevin Ricker Leaves
  • Mairi Scott-Aguirre Replaces

2015

  • Sarah Walker Leaves 
  • Laura Scully Replaces

 

Teachers Hired:

2019

  • Lawrence  Dennis 
  • William  Donohue 
  • Jared  Johnson 
  • Breeanna  Theilacker 
  • Kathrin  Wissler 
  • Lucinda  Longo
  • Kieran  O’Brien

2018

  • Clarissa  Buchholz 
  • Michae W Miller 
  • Vivian  Ngo
  • Butch  Self 

2017

  • Amalia  Carter 
  • Philip  Clark 
  • Kevin  Christie 
  • Michael  Wohlers
  • Janice  Yang

2016

  • Megan B Ackerman
  • Scott J Olson 

2015

  • Edgar  Perez Brambila
  • Brice  Cloyd 
  • Cory  Debock Brooke 
  • Eleonora  Nuryagdieva
  • Douglas  Paul 
  • Kari Raeburn
  • Emma  Wood
  • Jimmy Mei

2014

  • Jennifer  Morgan
  • Beth  Lifson
  • Kathryn  Holk

2013

  • Kimberly  Ledesma
  • Derek  Nagy 

2012

  • Elizabeth  Mclntosh

These are the people who left the district; this includes retirements and resignations.

2019

  • Charles N Conrad 
  • Deborah J Dube 
  • Julia D Kirkpatrick
  • Lia M Larson 

2018

  • Michael  Nelson 

2015

  • Gregg  Holstrom 
  • Nicholas  Yoder
  • Carolyn  Smithee
  • Stanley  Thompson
  • Shelbi  Wescott

2014

  • Nicole  Johnston 
  • Cathleen  Sharpe 

2012 

  • Chris Coleman 
  • Chris Knudsen (remained through 2017)

2010

  • Kathy Otta 

 

As we are now in 2020, we get to look back at the past decade and remember all that has happened in the country, for people, and as a community. We get to realize how much we have grown. 

Here is a recap on some of the events of the past decade.

World-wide

  • 2019, Tik Tok
  • 2018, Ariana Grande’s Sweetener album came out
  • 2018, the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
  • In 2017, Fidget spinner
  • Pokémon Go went viral in July 2016. 
  • Leonardo DiCaprio won an Oscar in February 2016, for The Revenant. 
  • 2016, Harambe the gorilla became famous online dying tragically when a boy fell in his enclosure, forcing zoo personnel to euthanize the gorilla.
  • In July and August 2014 the ice bucket challenge went crazy due to the ALS awareness/research. It was one of the biggest Internet trends of that year. 
  • 2012, Harlem shake and Gangnam style dances.
  • April 2010 the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton

 

Historical things that happened in the last decade

  • January 2019, a diverse group of lawmakers were sworn into congress. 
  • October 2017, the famous #metoo movement hit. 
  • January 2017, lots of people attended the women’s march worldwide supporting women’s equality.
  •  August 2017, the solar eclipse. 
  •  June 2015, same sex marriage became legal in the United States.
  • 2015, Black Lives Matter was a huge topic. It started when three girls started using #blacklivesmatter when a teen was shot by a guy named George Zimmmerman. 
  • March 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing and 239 passengers have never been found. 
  •  May 2, 2011, enemy leader Osama Bin Laden was killed.

 

Sources https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/g29729623/things-you-forgot-happened-this-decade-2010-to-2019/

 

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