Media center to host 9/11 event, SilverHounds meeting

Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, works on her computer in preparation for an event. Ramos said, “It takes a lot of people and lot of organizing.”

Karen Zhang

January 22, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center will host a 9/11 interactive event during B3 and B4 on Jan. 25 and G1 on Jan. 28. “The (event) is basically very interactive lessons. For example, it all centers around ‘102 Minutes,’ which is a book ...

Despite growing international threats, Carmel residents still feel safe

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It’s 9/11. It’s also my birthday. Freshman Gabi Rivera was born on Sept. 11, 2000.

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Never forget. 9/11 is a day of remembrance and respect.

Never forget. 9/11 is a day of remembrance and respect.


September 11, 2014

9/11: One day, four planes, 19 militants, 3,000 deaths. On Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists hijacked four planes in an attack that rattled the entire nation.  At 8:46 a.m., 13 years ago on this very date, American Airlines Flight 11 struck the north tower of the World Trade Center in New York City. ...

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Decade after 9/11, students struggle to comprehend, relate to tragedy

Freshman Sarah Kalthoff examines a display of newspaper and magazine coverage of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the E hallway. Although Kalthoff watched the events on television as they unfolded, she is part of a new generation that grew up without fully comprehending the enormity of 9/11. HENRY ZHU / PHOTO


September 14, 2011

Like the rest of America, freshman Sarah Kalthoff watched as the World Trade Center towers came crashing down on Sept. 11, 2001. But unlike most others, she said she did not wrestle overwhelming feelings of shock, fear, anger and sadness. Since she was only 4 years old at the time, Kalthoff said for...

Students: Take time to remember, spread awareness about 9/11


September 14, 2011

Ten years and three days ago, many current CHS students sat cross-legged on their elementary classroom floors listening to the news that would transform the nation for good. On Sept. 11, 2011 at 8:46 a.m., an airliner plowed into the North tower of the World Trade Center, preceding by two other terrorist...

Media center and AVID students work together to create 9/11 displays

Media manager Michelle Martin gazes at the 9/11 display that she worked on. Martin filled the 9/11 display with various books on 9/11, memorabilia and handmade posters. The media center worked with AVID students to display a series of exhibitions commemorating 9/11. DAVID CHOE / PHOTO


September 8, 2011

The media staff and the AVID students filled several displays with 9/11 memorabilia and posters to commemorate the tenth anniversary of 9/11 this month. “9/11 is a time of remembrance,” Media department chairperson Bonnie Grimble said, “of honoring those who perished and died while doing...

National Honor Society to hold flag ceremony commemorating 9/11

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September 1, 2011

The National Honor Society will dedicate three new flags to the school during its next meeting on Sept. 6 in order to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of 9/11, according to sponsor Tony Willis. Although the organization invited Principal John Williams to the meeting to accept the flags on behalf of...