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Club Spotlights 4/20

Club Spotlights 4/20

Anushka Dasgupta

April 20, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, NEWS, Recent Updates

Quiz Bowl Club WHEN AND WHERE: Tuesdays after school in Room B214 WHAT IT IS: Quiz Bowl is an interdisciplinary competition, which means teams have members who are knowledgeable in a variety of categories. The club’s practices simulate competition, with four people per team buzzing in to answer a questio...

Fandom Olympics: Teen Library Council to host team-bonding event focused on trivia, games related to fandoms

Fandom Olympics: Teen Library Council to host team-bonding event focused on trivia, games related to fandoms

April 20, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates, Showcase

This year the Teen Library Council (TLC), which consists of high school students who provide input for the young adult department at the Carmel Clay Public Library, will host a team-bonding event on April 21 for all of its members called the Fandom Olympics. The event will focus on bonding between a...

Photo Essay: CHS TEDx Conference on March 24

Photo Essay: CHS TEDx Conference on March 24

Raphael Li

March 26, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

On Saturday, March 24, TEDx Carmel High School hosted CHS Students Speak! at the Carmel Clay Public Library (CCPL). Take a look at online-exclusive photos from the event.

Ment(or) To Be: CLC implements new mentoring program for students

Ment(or) To Be: CLC implements new mentoring program for students

Anushka Dasgupta

March 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates, School Updates

This year, the Carmel Learning Center (CLC), an alternative education service, has created a new mentoring program for its students according to Kelly Douglas, an alternative education teacher at the CLC. Douglas said, “We’re using funds we received from a Carmel Education Foundation grant to develop...

Treeting the Environment: Students, teachers reflect as West Park plans to remove 500 trees

Treeting the Environment: Students, teachers reflect as  West Park plans to remove 500 trees

James Yin

March 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates

Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation began a project this February to remove ash trees in West Park due to complications created by an insect species known as the Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive species that has devastated parts of Hamilton County and other parts of Indiana. According to yourwestpark.com, “through an...

The Switch: Assistant Superintendent Amy Dudley discusses potential changes in start time, extended elementary school day

The Switch: Assistant Superintendent Amy Dudley discusses potential changes in start time, extended elementary school day

Michelle Yin

March 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates, School Updates

Q: Tell me some of the recommendations you heard at the Feb. 12 workshop. A: We have a committee of teachers, administrators and parents that look at all of our elementary programming and look at every part of the elementary school day. In those recommendations that came out of there, in order to start ...

Rebirth of a Music Scene: Students at this school discuss performance today at Cat in Carmel

Rebirth of a Music Scene: Students at this school discuss performance today at Cat in Carmel

Veronica Teeter

March 10, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story, Uncategorized

Audiences can come see four bands, Harvey and the Car Cats, Stapes, ParkView, and Castaway Tail perform on March 10, at the Cat in Carmel. The concert, titled Rebirth of a Music Scene, is produced by Nick Shelton with help from Bernie Szuhaj. The performance is meant to be a safe place for people to c...

Performing arts department to prepare for Evening with Accents and Ambassadors

Performing arts department to prepare for Evening with Accents and Ambassadors

Adhi Ramkumar

March 6, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, ENTERTAINMENT, Online Only, Recent Updates

The CHS performing arts department is preparing for the upcoming Evening with Accents and Ambassadors on March 24 at 7 p.m. It will be in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. According to director of choirs Kathrine Kouns, the concert will have performances from the top-most choirs: the Accents and Ambas...

A Call for Change: UNICEF Club to host phone-a-thon to advocate for current issues

A Call for Change: UNICEF Club to host phone-a-thon to advocate for current issues

Anushka Dasgupta, Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, NEWS, Recent Updates

ON Tuesday, the CHS united Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Club will host a phone-a-thon. According to Muskaan Ramchandani, head of UNICEF Club’s committee for advocacy and junior,  club members will call their local senators to voice their opinions on current issues during the phone-a-thon. Ramch...

Students of the Year: CHS students discuss motives for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Students of the Year campaign

Students of the Year: CHS students discuss motives for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Students of the Year campaign

James Yin, Emily Dexter, and Angela Li

February 23, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, NEWS, Recent Updates

The Leukemia and Lymphoma society Students of the Year program is hosted by the American Leukemia Society (ALS). It is a seven-week long program from Jan. 25 to March 17 in which candidates focus on raising the most money through a variety of actions, ranging from door-to-door fundraising to busine...