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Chess club to take club photos Nov. 29

Riley TerBush

November 26, 2018


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The Chess Club is scheduled to take club photos at 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 29 in the Varsity Gym. The club will continue to play casual games until the second semester, when the club will begin preparations for the statewide chess tournament. “I don’t really have to make a decision on who’s on what team ...

Chess Club continues recreational play

Riley TerBush

October 29, 2018


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As of this month, the Chess Club is meeting to play games and improve strategy. “Right now, it’s just playing games with them. That’s kind of how I gauge the skill throughout the year,” said president and senior Julian Knudson. The Chess Club culminates in a statewide tournament ...

Club Spotlights 3/17

Club Spotlights 3/17

Michelle Yin, Spotlights

March 17, 2017


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FED CHALLENGE: SPONSOR: Paul Clayton CURRENT EVENTS: Students may be participating in the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago’s Fed Challenge on March 31 and April 24, in which a group organizes a 15-minute presentation on the state of the economy and recommends policies. Carmel may not participate th...

Chess Club to compete in State Finals on March 19

Chess Club to compete in State Finals on March 19

Beats

March 15, 2016


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According to Sam Philleo, Chess Club co-president and junior, the club will compete in the State Finals on March 19 at Morton High School in Hammond. All teams will play five rounds and trophies will be awarded to the top 10 teams, according to Philleo. “Chess Club had a fantastic year last year by wi...

Low college acceptance rates pressure students to look into personal fit with schools

Low college acceptance rates pressure students to look into personal fit with schools

feature

January 21, 2016


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Senior Joe Philleo has applied to several of the most well-known and prestigious universities in the country: Harvard, Yale, Princeton and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are all possibilities for him. Furthermore, he said he thinks he has a good chance of being accepted into these “dream...

Chess Club to meet on Nov. 30

Chess Club to meet on Nov. 30

Beats

November 26, 2015


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According to Chess Club sponsor Margaret Winans, Chess Club will meet on Nov. 30 after school in Room F103.  As always, late bus passes will be provided. According Joe Philleo, club sponsor and senior, the club is currently working on getting T-shirts and locker signs. He said this will hope...

Chess Club to meet on Sept. 28

Chess Club to meet on Sept. 28

Beats

September 23, 2015


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According to Chess Club sponsor Margaret Winans, Chess Club members will meet after school on Sept.28 in Room F103. Club meetings will continue to be every Monday after school with late bus passes provided. According to Joe Philleo, club co-president and senior, Chess Club has had a great turnou...

Chess Club to meet on Sept. 7

Chess Club to meet on Sept. 7

Beats

September 4, 2015


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According to Chess Club sponsor Margaret Winans, Chess Club will have a meeting after school on Sept. 7 in Room F103. This will be the club’s third meeting. The club has a few goals for the new upcoming school year. “Chess club had a fantastic year last year by winning the fourth consecut...

Chess Club prepares for next year

Chess Club prepares for next year

Beats

April 24, 2015


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According to Joe Philleo, Chess Club co-president and junior, the meeting on April 27 will be the last meeting of the year. At their last meeting, Chess Club will try to get additional funds for chess clocks and better chessboards. The club already has plans for next year, sponsor Margaret Winans said. “The club wants just more member en...

Chess Club prepares for team state tournament

Chess Club prepares for team state tournament

Beats

March 4, 2015


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On March 23, Chess Club will compete in its state tournament for teams. Chess Club has yet to determine the teams it will be sending to the spring state tournament, Sam Philleo, club co-president and sophomore, said. This year will be the fourth time CHS will participate in this tournament. Acco...

Chess Club prepares for state competition

Chess Club prepares for state competition

Beats

February 11, 2015


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Chess Club sponsor Margaret Winans said that the next club meeting will be on Feb. 16 in Room F103 after school. The club will continue to meet every Monday after school until 4 p.m., where late bus passes are provided. According to Sam Philleo, Chess Club co-president and sophomore, the club ...

Chess Club practices for state competition

Chess Club practices for state competition

Beats

January 23, 2015


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According to Sam Philleo, Chess Club co-president and sophomore, there is no chess club Jan. 19 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day. Sponsor Margaret Winans said the next Chess Club meeting will be on Jan. 26 in Room F103 after school. The club meets every Monday after school until 4 p.m., where ...