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Humor Class at CHS Takes a New View on Literature

Kate Loper September 13, 2021

As the new 2021-2022 school year at CHS starts, new classes like Humor, taught by Grant Benefiel have begun. The course is offered to only juniors and seniors, and is a one semester course. English...

CHTV staff members work during SRT. A new light panel shines purple in the background.

CHTV to broadcast homecoming week

Christian Ledbetter September 10, 2021

CHTV is set to start shows during homecoming week. These shows will feature new equipment and more graphics. This is so CHTV can begin with a different style than years prior according to CHTV supervisor...

Carmel Orchestras push back rehearsal times

Jasmine Zhang September 10, 2021

Another school year has started for Carmel Orchestras and students have returned to sitting in a traditional arc formation with their seats spaced at least three feet apart.  According to Maggie Hite,...

President Manav Musunuru (second from left) poses with members of Carmel Mayor's Youth Council (CMYC) and mascots at the Carmel Farmers Market. CMYC regularly volunteers to help with bike parking at the Carmel Farmers Market.

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to hold ultimate frisbee tournament on Sept. 10

Leah Tan September 10, 2021

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will hold their annual ultimate frisbee tournament on Sept. 10. President Manav Musunuru said that the tournament is one of the many fall events CMYC hosts to donate...

 Best Buddies held their callout meeting on Sept. 2 in the freshman cafeteria. They discussed different events occurring this year and gave new members information about the club. (Photo by Riley Laferriere)

Best Buddies club hosts interviews Sept. 7, plans future events

Riley Laferriere September 10, 2021

According to Tony Dunham, sponsor of the Best Buddies club, interviews for new club members will take place on Sept. 7 and members will be paired with buddies on Sept. 15.  Dunham said members can...

Gender and Sexuality Alliance Meet and Plan this Year’s Events

Arya Pinnamaneni September 8, 2021

Gender And Sexuality Alliance had its callout meeting on Aug. 3. Gender And Sexuality Alliance or GSA was previously known as the Gay-Straight Alliance. The name change was made to foster more inclusivity...

Sophomore Maiza Munn admires the details on the mural that was painted with senior Caroline Hammonds’ design.

Art department speaks on new mural and upcoming events

Avery Carlisle September 3, 2021

The CHS art department had a busy summer as they completed the mural project for the Monon Trail, which is now available for the public. The project began last school year when senior Caroline Hammonds’...

GKOM To Focus on Increased Engagement in 2021-2022 School Year

Pallevi Pillai September 3, 2021

GKOM had its first session with its students on Friday, September 2. The session ended with a successful club fair in the freshman cafeteria. The next GKOM session will be taking place in September, according...

GOTO Optical Mechanical Star Machine. This device simulates the night sky that we can see with the naked eye all the way around the planet. According to Turner, this device is connected to star plates that are actual images of the night sky, so the device projects stars accurately.

Planetarium Club callout meeting coming up, concerns with late bus arise

Royce Brown September 3, 2021

Keith Turner, Planetarium Director and astronomy instructor of CHS, is preparing for another year of Planetarium Club. He has been the club sponsor every year since he first taught at Carmel, and this...

Science Department to focus on helping students develop soft skills

Maryam Hafeez September 3, 2021

The science department this year is going to focus on helping students develop soft skills in addition to the skills they already learn within their science classes. Jennifer Drudge, the science department...

Club sponsor James Hambley sits at his computer, grading. He said he is looking forward to the upcoming Quiz Bowl year.

Quiz Bowl outlines goals, plans for upcoming competitions

Claire He September 3, 2021

Quiz Bowl prepared for the start of another year of the tournament by hosting a call-out meeting on Aug. 30 at club sponsor James Hambley’s room, H213, and attending the CHS Club Fair. Quiz Bowl, described...

Caption (Submitted Photo Annie Salter): Julia Muller, Speaker of the House and senior, poses with another Cabinet member during last year’s Dance Marathon. According to Muller, Cabinet members are excited for the upcoming events this fall, such as the Race for Riley Color Run and Tailgate For Life.

House prepared, planning for upcoming fall events, to have first meeting Sept. 7

Daniel Kim September 1, 2021

Speaker of the House Julia Muller will meet with other Cabinet members on Sept. 7 alongside Cabinet sponsor Sarah Wolff. During the meeting, Muller said members will talk about the events taking place...

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