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The modernization of holiday decorating stirs mixed reviews

The modernization of holiday decorating stirs mixed reviews

Kaya Zawistowski, Staff Writer
December 14, 2015
Filed under Features

Over the past couple of years, holiday decorations have changed immensely. From having the traditional Christmas trees and Santa Clauses displayed in public places, malls and stores have been progressively putting out more modern decorations. Furthermore, some public places refuse to exhibit holiday...

Becton school store helps provide scholarships, donations to many

Becton school store helps provide scholarships, donations to many

Savannah Jones, Staff Writer
November 12, 2015
Filed under Features

The Becton school store, located right outside the B-PAC, is open daily from 2:46 p.m. until 3:05 p.m., though the store will stay open until 3:15 p.m. if necessary. Upon entering, there are several items that one can find for sale including Becton apparel, food, drinks, school supplies, and locks...

Texting related injuries on the rise

Texting related injuries on the rise

Savannah Jones, Staff Writer
October 9, 2015
Filed under Features

A study published earlier this year by university students confirms that texting on your smartphone while walking, does indeed change how you walk. While 10% of drivers under the age of 20 involved in car accidents were distracted by their phone at the time of the crash, people are 48% more likely to w...

Recent discoveries leave many wondering if there is life on Mars

Recent discoveries leave many wondering if there is life on Mars

Matthew Krieger, Staff Writer
October 9, 2015
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With the confirmation of water on the surface of Mars, the topic has stirred up some different reactions. The liquid water there is more than likely poisonous and salty, but the surroundings still contain the 5 major elements to support some form of life- oxygen, nitrogen, phosphorus, hydrogen, and carbon. “Water...

What did you say?

What did you say?

Klaudia Ryznar, Staff Writer
June 12, 2015
Filed under Features

The current generation has been adding more far-fetched words into their everyday conversations, and with all this new terminology, understanding what a teenager is saying can be quite difficult. Grandparents, parents and even many other adolescents have been caught up in the confusion and at times,...

Summertime and the living ISN’T so easy

Summertime and the living ISN’T so easy

Brittany Welsch, Staff Writer
June 11, 2015
Filed under Features, Uncategorized

The Becton seniors are ready for summer as they begin prepping for their summer jobs to help save for future college endeavors. When the CEV staff asked seniors where they will be working this summer, these were some of the responses. Try to match the senior with his/her summer job! A. Klaudia Ryznar B....

Senior year nostalgia begins to set in

Senior year nostalgia begins to set in

Akemi Yara, Staff Writer
June 11, 2015
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As the school year comes to an end, Becton’s graduating class takes the time to reminisce on all the great memories from the past four years. Senior Rebecca Sass looks back on the times she has attended the Model Congress trips. “Aside from having a good time, I have also made many friendships...

First CEV staff to launch online site looks forward to future plans

First CEV staff to launch online site looks forward to future plans

John Rotella, Staff Writer
May 2, 2015
Filed under Features

After writing and interviewing incessantly for the past ten months, the journalism class, which is made up of all Class of 2015 graduates, is ready to pursue future goals. Sharon Skeahan will be attending Montclair State University in the fall. “I loved the campus and the professors that I met;...

Seniors begin to reveal favorite Becton memories

Seniors begin to reveal favorite Becton memories

Miranda Febus, Editor
April 20, 2015
Filed under Features

With a few months shy of graduation, it’s hard for seniors not to begin reflecting on memorable experiences during their high school career. All the flashbacks that each upperclassman may have may be slightly different, but that is what makes the Class of 2015 such a unique student body. Rebecca...

Cat’s Eye View contest looking for creative Promposals

Cat’s Eye View contest looking for creative Promposals

April 20, 2015
Filed under Features

With prom right around the corner, the newest trend known as Promposals will be in action soon. Submit a photo or video of your Promposal to [email protected] with a brief description of how you ‘promposed’ and you will be entered into a Cat’s Eye View contest. In May, your...

Becton students, faculty reveal peculiar habits

Angela Cheung, Staff Writer
March 18, 2015
Filed under Features

Everyone has a strange habit, whether it is biting nails when nervous or singing in the shower when happy. The students and teachers at Becton openly shared some of their idiosyncrasies, which further illustrated that everyone is quirky in his or her own way. For instance, Senior Taylor Mastbeth frequently...

Give your wallet a spring ‘break’

Yomarie Llanos and John Rotella
March 13, 2015
Filed under Features

With spring break impending, now is the time to start piecing together an itinerary. While some people are lucky enough to go away on vacation with their families, some of are stuck with a few bucks in their pockets and limited transportation. Below you will find a list of inexpensive activities for...

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