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Students motivated to go into healthcare industry in wake of COVID-19

Senior Zoha Aziz presents the research she conducted with Project STEM over the summer. She said, “I participated in a virtual internship with a research mentor (over the summer)W. And we did that online and we actually looked at some demographics on COVID data and that was really interesting to see.”

Raghav Sriram

September 23, 2020

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, senior Zoha Aziz had genuine interest in going into the healthcare industry. She was born into a healthcare environment, as both of her parents are healthcare professionals, and said she wanted to follow in their footsteps after taking  principles of biomedical science, a...

Guide To CHS Clubs: Unsure of which clubs to join? Here’s a categorized list of all the clubs CHS has to offer.

Grace Xu

September 12, 2019

With all the clubs at our school, it can be a bit overwhelming trying to find communities for you. Don’t worry, we’ve compiled a list of all the clubs without course requirements. They’re also sorted into categories (Community Service, Culture, Arts, Competition, Academic, Entertainment, and Athletics)...

CHS 2020 National Merit Semifinalists

CHS 2020 National Merit Semifinalists

HiLite Staff

September 11, 2019

Carmel Clay Schools congratulates the 48 Carmel High School students named 2020 National Merit Scholarship Corporation Semifinalists.

Club Med to Plan Next Year’s Schedule

Vice President Layla Qureshi and Sponsor Alyssa Mastin talk during a Club Med meeting. Mastin said she is looking forward to what next year will bring.

Tara Kandallu

May 15, 2019

Club Med leaders continue to plan for next year after hosting their last meeting of the year on April 15. During that meeting, members did a hands-on activity that involved pairing up with others and dissecting cow eyes. The leaders continue to plan their for their leaders-only meeting that wi...

Club Med to plan next meeting

Layla Qureshi, future vice president and junior works on extracting DNA from a strawberry with the help of the co-president Adam Munshi. Qureshi said the experiment they did during the meeting was fun even though she had done it before.

Tara Kandallu

April 3, 2019

Club Med leaders are planning their next meeting, of which they do not know the date, after extracting strawberry DNA on March 11. Leaders are not sure what exactly their next meeting will entail but plan on only having a few meetings before the end of the year. Sponsor Alyssa Mastin said “I like...

Club Med to prepare for March 18 meeting

Sponsor and science teacher Alyssa Mastin talks with a senior Semanti Naiken about a Top Scholar nomination. Mastin said she often stays after school to talk with students or finish her work.

Tara Kandallu

March 14, 2019

Club Med leaders plan to have their next meeting on March 18 after hosting Antwione Haywood, the Assistant Dean of Indiana University School of Medicine on Feb. 11. Leaders are not sure what exactly their next meeting will entail, but plan to either do a strawberry DNA extraction or host physician’s assistants from Butler University. Co-president and senior Shubhi Sinha said, “W...

Club Med to prepare for Feb. 11 meeting

Alyssa Mastin, Club Med sponsor and science teacher, works on lesson plans during SRT. Although Mastin said she knows most of the club's events and what will be occurring at those events, she had no input or idea on how the new leaders were selected or who they actually are.

Tara Kandallu

February 9, 2019

Club Med leaders plan to have their next meeting on Feb. 11 after hosting a hands-on meeting that taught students skills used in a general check-up. Sponsor Alyssa Mastin and co-president and senior Shubhi Sinha said the next meeting will involve students hearing from Dr. Haywood, the Assistant Dean of Indi...

Club Med to Prepare for Jan. 22 Meeting

Dr Munshi, an OR Nurse, talks with club members and leaders after school. Sponsor Alyssa Mastin said this is the first nurse that the club has hosted since she has been the sponsor.

Tara Kandallu

January 21, 2019

Club Med leaders plan to have their next meeting on Jan. 22 after hosting Dr. Munshi, an operating room (OR) nurse, on Jan. 13. Sponsor Alyssa Mastin and co-president and senior Shubhi Sinha said the next meeting will involve students learning some of the main skills used in a general medical check-...

Club Med to plan next meeting

After school, Dr. Coleman speaks at a Nov. 19 Club Med meeting to members and leaders of the club. Coleman said he is both the grandfather of one of the leaders and also a practicing plastic surgeon.

December 12, 2018

Club Med leaders continue to plan their next meeting, which will occur after winter break. Their last meeting featured Dr. Coleman, a plastic surgeon. Co-president and senior Shubi Sinha said, “We have had plastic surgeons in the past talk and they were very different. (Dr. Coleman) went through a lot...

Club Med to host dissection on Nov. 12

Alyssa Mastin, Club Med sponsor and science teacher, works on a recommendation letter during SRT. Mastin said she leaves most of the club planning to the presidents and often only needs to spread the word through announcements and make her room available.

Tara Kandallu

November 10, 2018

Club Med leaders continue to plan their Nov. 12 meeting, unsure if they will be able to follow through with the dissection, which is of a fetal pig, or be forced to switch and do a lab activity. Co-president and senior Shubi Sinha said, “(The leaders) don’t have a concrete plan yet, but we are hoping t...

Club Med to plan next meeting after facing cancellations

Alyssa Mastin, Club Med sponsor and science teacher, works on her computer during SRT. Mastin said she leaves most of the planning of Club Med meetings to the officers, and often only needs to spread the word through the announcements and make her room available.

Tara Kandallu

October 30, 2018

Club Med leaders continue to plan their next meeting, after cancelling their last one, which would have featured a guest speaker. The club has faced two cancellations of their total four meetings since their call-out. Alyssa Mastin, club sponsor and science teacher said, “I think (the officers) jus...

Academic Super Bowl to select new team captains

Cady Armstrong

October 11, 2018

With their call-out meeting concluded, the Academic Super Bowl plans to take the next step in their season by electing new team captains for the 2018-19 season. Matthew Dillon, Academic Super Bowl co-sponsor and social studies teacher, said the club is still taking applications and plans to conduct t...