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Downsized Decor: As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Downsized Decor: As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Tessa Collinson

May 23, 2019

Although sophomore Ashley Elmore has a couple years before she will go to college, she’s well prepared for living in a dormitory. She said she knows how to utilize her furniture in the most efficient way possible to optimize her space. “(A struggle I’ve encountered) with decorating a small room is fin...

A Surreal Reality: New student Carmel Arts Council curators to create an art gallery with CHS artwork

A Surreal Reality: New student Carmel Arts Council  curators to create an art gallery with CHS artwork

Grace Xu

May 23, 2019

While teenagers are often  stereotyped as rash and shallow rather than inspirational and profound, two students at this school are reversing that stereotype through a meaningful art showcase in partnership with the Carmel Arts Council (CAC). Senior Jessica Qu and junior Minjeong Kim are the 2019 CAC cu...

Spin it to Win it: Q&A with Elisabeth Butz, figure skater and freshman

Spin it to Win it: Q&A with Elisabeth Butz, figure skater and freshman

Angela Qian

May 23, 2019

What level are you in? I’m a novice figure skater. They have it split into qualifying and non-qualifying and senior ladies are like the top level that you see at the olympics, and i’m like two down from them. What got you interested in figure skating? I honestly don’t really know. I was (ar...

As seniors prepare to move into college dorms, students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

As seniors prepare to move into college dorms,  students, staff give tips for decorating small spaces

Tessa Collinson

May 23, 2019

Although sophomore Ashley Elmore has a couple years before she will go to college, she’s well prepared for living in a dormitory. She said she knows how to utilize her furniture in the most efficient way possible to optimize her space. “(A struggle I’ve encountered) with decorating a small room ...

Superintendent Michael Beresford explains proposed changes to daily schedule

Kassandra Darnelll

May 23, 2019

Why the consideration to implement later start times now? It’s a big swing. The reason for the secondary, 6-12, study that we’re doing is that there’s a ton of research that says that adolescents benefit greatly from a later start time in school. And they kind of set that at around 8:30 a.m. or later. A ...

Reaching to the End: Women’s tennis team to compete in state after end of school year, players, coach break down elements of motivation

Reaching to the End: Women’s tennis team to compete in state after end of  school year, players, coach break down elements of motivation

Kelly Truax

May 23, 2019

If the women's tennis team makes it to State, the team will be competing on June 7 and 8. The tournament starts eight days after the end of the school year, making motivation a topic for team discussion. Head Coach Bryan Hanan said the team has had an overall good season, but the loss of two games h...

“This is not just a hashtag, this is real life:” pro-choice protest takes place at Indiana Statehouse

“This is not just a hashtag, this is real life:” pro-choice protest takes place at Indiana Statehouse

Da-Hyun Hong

May 22, 2019

On May 21, 2019 an hour-long protest against abortion-restriction laws took place at noon, organized by Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky, Indiana’s Chapter of the Women’s March on Washington and the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana. This rally was one of many as a part of a nati...

Off the Hook: Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation Department plans to host “Family Learn to Fish” event to educate community on fishing methods and safety

Off the Hook: Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation Department plans to host “Family Learn to Fish” event to educate community on fishing methods and safety

Rhea Acharya and Grace Xu

May 17, 2019

On May 18, the Monon Community Center plans to host a “Family Learn to Fish” event at the Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation Department from 9 a.m. to noon. According to Erica Foreman, the Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation program supervisor in charge of Family Learn to Fish, the event will teach p...

Administration to hire new teachers, consider potential later start time next year, Harmas says

Administration to hire new teachers, consider potential later start time next year, Harmas says

Carson TerBush

May 10, 2019

On Tuesday May 16, representatives from AdvancedED—a company that evaluates schools—will be on the CHS campus evaluating classes and speaking with administrators, according to Principal Tom Harmas. Harmas also said he has been working on hiring teachers next year and finalizing what classes will be available ...

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