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Cady Armstrong

March 20, 2020

The information in this issue—originally scheduled for publication on March 20—was written and produced prior to news regarding school cancellation from the COVID-19 virus. Some information may be outdated or inaccurate as a result. Student staff members worked hard to produce this content and, des...

CHS Senate to host spring blood drive, increase student participation

Cady Armstrong

March 20, 2020

The information in this issue—originally scheduled for publication on March 20—was written and produced prior to news regarding school cancellation from the COVID-19 virus. Some information may be outdated or inaccurate as a result. Student staff members worked hard to produce this content and,...

Senate shuts down all events due to COVID-19 outbreak

Senate shuts down all events due to COVID-19 outbreak

Uday Lomada

March 19, 2020

With COVID-19 in Indiana and CHS closing down, Senate has, until further notice, discontinued any future events. “Everything like March Madness and the blood drive is on hold since we are waiting for new information.” Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and Economics teacher, said. “We are playing it by...

Bringing the Blood: CHS to host annual fall blood drive Oct. 9

Tara Kandallu

September 23, 2019

CHS’s Senate plans to host its annual blood drive on Wednesday, Oct. 9 in partnership with the Versiti Blood Center of Indiana. During a school year, Senate usually hosts two blood drives: the fall blood drive and the spring blood drive. This tradition is something the club has done for at least 20 y...

Senate to reflect on blood drive, plan for Homecoming

Senate to reflect on blood drive, plan for Homecoming

Heidi Peng

September 21, 2018

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, this year’s blood drive did not live up to expectations. “It was the lowest collection amount that we’ve ever had: 143 units. We’re used to collecting at least 200…We had over 500 people sign up, but we had right about 20...

Senate prepares for fall blood drive, homecoming activities

Senate prepares for fall blood drive, homecoming activities

Beats

September 4, 2014

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, the Senate-sponsored annual fall blood drive will take place in the field house from 8 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. on Sept. 5. Donors who have signed up will be assigned a time to donate on the day of the blood. The requirements to participate in the event must be ...

Annual Fall Blood Drive to occur Sept. 5

Annual Fall Blood Drive to occur Sept. 5

Contributor

September 1, 2014

The annual blood drive at CHS is coming up on Sept. 5 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the fieldhouse. According to senator and sophomore Mike Pitz,“The blood drive is a way for people to give back to their community in a unique way because your blood is literally a part of you.” This event will collect...

Senate organizes March Madness activities, spring blood drive

Senate organizes March Madness activities, spring blood drive

Beats

March 19, 2014

Senate members are currently organizing a bracket challenge and trivia competition for March Madness, as well as the spring blood drive, according to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz. On March 17, Senate members collected brackets for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) men’s baske...

A Bloody Perspective

Author Archives

September 9, 2012

I'm glad the title didn't scare you, my wonderful reader, away. Welcome to my first blog post. Considering this is my millionth time starting my first entry, it’s difficult for me to remember what I’ve already said. And obviously I haven’t really said anything, but because my fingers remember typing...

Aquatic center to host swim-a-thon on Oct. 8

Beats

October 4, 2011

The aquatic center will host its annual fundraiser swim-a-thon on Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. All Carmel Swim Club members will take part in the swim-a-thon, but anyone in the Carmel community can participate. The swimmers have two hours to swim a maximum 200 pool lengths. A blood drive will also...

Senate recognizing Custodial Appreciation Week, blood drive

Beats

September 21, 2011

The Senate is celebrating Custodial Appreciation Week and preparing for the blood drive on Sept. 23. “A lot of things that take a lot of work but are easy to overlook are the custodian’s doing,” student body president Terrance Lewis said. According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, the students...

Senate prepares for blood drive and postpones Greyhound Games

Beats

April 27, 2011

 The Senate is currently planning the blood drive and Greyhound Games. "We are planning the spring blood drive, we've been doing sign ups during lunches and we'll be organizing the time slots," said Jeremy Weprich, Student Body President and Senior. According to Weprich,  the blood drive will take...