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With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt  to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

Sophia Hawkins and Uma Kandallu

January 23, 2020

Senior Ruby Sanders wants to be an ecologist when she leaves high school. When she was younger, she loved being outdoors and was deeply fascinated by the inner workings of nature. Ecology seemed the natural course of action, a culmination of her lifelong curiosities.  Already, Sanders takes elective classes, such as bo...

Hound Reasoning Additional Results, Sampling Description

Rhea Acharya

January 23, 2020

To read the cover story related to this poll, click here. We collected around 350 responses through social media and 120 responses from going around to various lunches and collecting survey results from the people eating, for a total of exactly 470 students in the sample. All responses were recorded using a Google Form. Almost all people who we requested to fill out the survey...

WHJE to host Riley-Thon, collect competition entries for IASB

WHJE to host Riley-Thon, collect competition entries for IASB

Angela Qian

January 19, 2020

WHJE will conduct a Riley-Thon from Feb. 24 through Feb. 29 to raise money for Riley Children’s Hospital and promote Dance Marathon, which will be at 4 p.m. on Feb. 29, according to Jess Cooper, Riley-Thon organizer and junior. “I am a Riley kid. I’m an oncology kid, so I spent six months at Ri...

Q&A with Amy Zhuang, current J. Everett Light Career Center cosmetology student and recent CHS graduate

Q&A with Amy Zhuang, current J. Everett Light Career Center cosmetology student and recent CHS graduate

Calina He and Maddie Kosc

January 17, 2020

To read a cover story about the cosmetology program at the J. Everett Light Career Center (JEL), click here. What are your plans for your future career? I’m going to graduate from here (JEL) hopefully before March and then I’m going to start working at Great Clips, which is where I work now ...

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host dodgeball tournament Jan. 17.

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council to host dodgeball tournament Jan. 17.

Angela Li

January 17, 2020

Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) will host its annual dodgeball tournament at the CHS fieldhouse Jan. 17, according to Nina Metaxas, CMYC vice president and senior. Metaxas said students can form teams and sign-up for the tournament by picking up forms in the Activities Office. “The winner will ...

Senior Class officers brainstorm senior-specific events

Senior Class officers brainstorm senior-specific events

Leah Tan

January 16, 2020

The Senior Class officers are planning smaller, senior-specific events for the second semester following winter break. According to Senior Class vice president Lydia Yong, some ideas include a senior spirit week or a Senior Class game of assassin. “Our only wish is that you get involved by participa...

Democrats Club to establish voter registration drive prior to primary elections

Democrats Club to establish voter registration drive prior to primary elections

Michelle Lu

January 15, 2020

The Democrats Club will host a club meeting to decide activities for second semester on Jan. 15. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, the meeting will focus on the upcoming primary elections as well as the general elections in November. “One of the big things that we’re really trying to do and gonn...

Math Club next meeting Jan. 14, hold Math League competition

Math Club next meeting Jan. 14, hold Math League competition

Leslie Huang

January 14, 2020

Math club members will host another round of Math League on Jan. 14 and begin practicing for the American Mathematics Competition (AMC). Joseph Broman, sponsor and math teacher, said, “For the AMC, sign-ups will close on Jan. 14 and students must sign-up using their school account.” Broman sai...

Academic transition night to give current eighth graders a chance to get to know CHS better

Academic transition night to give current eighth graders a chance to get to know CHS better

Da-Hyun Hong

January 13, 2020

Academic Transition Night will go from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight.  Dedicated to current eighth graders, the students are welcomed to the high school by Principal Tom Harmas and given the opportunity to learn more about CHS. According to Harmas, this night is all about academics; members of each department will...

TEDx to plan speaker auditions at meeting on Jan. 13

TEDx to plan speaker auditions at meeting on Jan. 13

Rhea Acharya

January 12, 2020

Sarah Konrad, TEDx president and junior, said during the club’s next meeting on Jan. 13 in Room E235, the members will devote the majority of their time to planning the speaker auditions for the club’s upcoming conference. Konrad said she anticipates these auditions to take place in the last week...

Carmel UNICEF to host Charity Ball on Valentine’s Day

Carmel UNICEF to host Charity Ball on Valentine’s Day

Grace Xu

January 10, 2020

Carmel UNICEF is currently preparing for its second annual Charity Ball which will take place on Valentine's Day, according to club sponsor Jill Noel.     “This will be our second year to (host the Charity Ball), and it’s just to raise money for UNICEF,” Noel said. “There’s fo...

Speech team to work on individual practice in the upcoming weeks

Saumya Somasi

January 10, 2020

The speech team is focusing on individual practice, according to Mackenzie Misterka, veteran speech team member and junior.   She said the practice is for competitive members that will compete in the upcoming Sectional. Misterka said the date of the next meeting is unclear but there will ...