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Accents to end the year with awards ceremony, spring concert

Accents to end the year with awards ceremony, spring concert

Alina Yu

April 16, 2019

After a successful competition season, Accents will begin to rehearse for their spring choir concert on May 16. However, first, they will attend the annual choir program awards ceremony on May 5 at 6 p.m. Accent and junior Chloe Eades said, “I am looking forward to seeing what all of the seniors are...

Model U.N. students recognized for 19 awards at IU conference, preparing for IUPUI conference

Model U.N. students recognized for 19 awards at IU conference, preparing for IUPUI conference

Sophia Hawkins

March 22, 2019

On Feb. 22 to 24, students from CHS Model United Nations competed at IU, and 19 out of 41 were recognized for awards. “That was actually the highest we’ve ever gotten in our history,” said Model UN adviser Sandy Gardner. She also mentioned plans to create a display case, which Model UN and the ...

Hartfelt Apology? : Reporters Ashwin Prasad and Lily McAndrews debate whether Kevin Hart should host Oscars after scandal over homophobic tweets

Hartfelt Apology? : Reporters Ashwin Prasad and Lily McAndrews debate whether Kevin Hart should host Oscars after scandal over homophobic tweets

Ashwin Prasad, Lily McAndrews

February 22, 2019

Experienced, entertaining host Kevin Hart should be forgiven for decade-old homophobic tweets As many of you know by now, the Oscars will not have a host this year. Its original host, Kevin Hart, quit the role because of Twitter backlash over his homophobic tweets. I’m not condoning his tweets. He has admitted what he said was wrong...

HiLite staff members earn 2015 CSPA Gold Circle awards

HiLite staff members earn 2015 CSPA Gold Circle awards

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February 2, 2015

HiLite staff members earned eight Gold Circle awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association.   First Place Typography Overall look of entire web site: Staff First Place Informational Graphics for Digital Media: Seniors Scott Liu and Alex Yu Non-Fiction First Place Column for Digital Medi...

HiLite earns Pacemaker Award

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November 24, 2014

The 2013-14 HiLite newsmagazine has been named a Pacemaker Award winner by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA). The Pacemaker is the NSPA's highest award for a journalism staff and is often called the "Pulitzer Prize of scholastic journalism." The Pacemaker is broken down by style/si...

HiLite Named Pacemaker Finalist

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September 24, 2014

The 2013-14 HiLite newsmagazine has been named a Pacemaker Finalist by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA). The Pacemaker is the NSPA's highest award for a journalism staff and is often called the "Pulitzer Prize of scholastic journalism." The Pacemaker is broken down by style/size of publi...

Hilite Earns CSPA Gold Circle Award

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September 23, 2014

The 2013-2014 staff of the Hilite won the Gold Circle Award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA.) Awards were announced on September 18, 2014 on the CSPA website. The CSPA judged a total of 7,128 entries. Among the individual winners were Matthew Del Busto for Sports Commentary, Alex Yu ...

HiLite earns CSPA Gold Crown award

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March 25, 2014

The 2012-2013 staff of the HiLite newsmagazine won the Gold Crown award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA), the highest award from that organization. Awards were announced on March 21, 2014 at the CSPA convention in New York City. The HiLite was judged in the “hybrid” cate...

HiLite staff members earn 2014 CSPA Gold Circle awards

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March 21, 2014

HiLite staff members earned 11 Gold Circle awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. Awards were given for work published online at the HiLite website between November 2, 2012 and November 1, 2013. The awards were announced on February 17. Sophomore Jessica Tao won second place in ...

HiLite finalists for 2014 CSPA Crown Award

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December 21, 2013

The 2012-2013 staff of the HiLite newsmagazine is a finalist for Crown Awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA). Finalists will be announced as Gold or Silver Crown recipients on March 21, 2014 at the CSPA convention in New York City. The HiLite was judged in the "hybrid" c...

HiLite staff earns CSPA Gold Circle awards

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September 27, 2013

HiLite staff members received Gold Circle awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA), according to a press release sent out on Sept. 20. The 30-year-old award program recognizes work from student journalists, published in print or online between June 16, 2012 and June 15, 2013. The CSPA...

HiLite wins top awards in 2013 Women’s Press Club of Indiana competition

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May 14, 2013

Update (May 17, 2013): The National Federation of Press Women announced national winners today. The staff editorial writer went on to win 1st place nationally. Junior David Choe won 3rd place in cartooning. Junior Henry Jackson won an honorable mention in video feature stories. The HiLite won elev...