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  • A Second Ode to the Black Binder

    By: Morgan Murphy Well folks, today we mourn what we’ve lost. Today is a day to wear black, and remember the good times. For those who don’t remember the monumental time of December second and  third, twenty thousand and fourteen or those who did not attend the esteemed Covenant Christian High School at the time, here […]

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  • Election Night Recap

    By: Morgan Murphy Well, it’s been over two weeks since the election and nothing has seemed to improve the tensions between both parties. On election night, I live tweeted the entire ordeal to be as involved as I could with this election, because there’s nothing like an old-fashioned live tweet session about an election. The […]

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  • Meet the teachers — Part 1

    There’s no other experience that compares with meeting new people. Here at The Veritas, we understand both the awkwardness of first encounters and the sheer embarrassment of lacking topics to discuss. Whether you fit on the spectrum of these opinions, or you just have a nosy desire to know everything about the school. You don’t […]

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  • Grand Theft Academics

    “If you want to cheat you will find a way to do it,” said Bible teacher Mike Fightmaster. According to the Josephson Institute Center for Youth Ethics, 59% of high school students have admitted to cheating on a test during the past year. According to a poll of 100 Covenant students, 87 anonymously admitted to […]

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  • Teacher, father, mountain man

    “Hola clase, bienvenidos, soy Profe Aguinaga y este es la clase de español.” Ernesto Aguinaga is the Spanish 2 and 3 teacher at Covenant Christian High School. But once one chats with him, the realization is that he is much more than that. “I was born in Mexico City, Mexico, but when I was two […]

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  • Turnaround Time

    In the spring of 2014, five teachers, including two who represented nearly the entire Spanish department, left Covenant. After this year, two of the three remaining veteran English teachers will be moving on, and with nearly three months left before the end of the school year, these may not be the only staff members to […]