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Tara Kandallu

Tara Kandallu

October 4, 2019

Hello, I'm Tara Kandallu, Editor-in Chief of the Acumen, which is a themed newsmagazine that comes out every quarter. My third year on staff, I was Acumen associate editor. During my second year on staff, I experienced being a News Reporter and an Online Copy Editor. Works from those positions ...

Anushka Dasgupta

Anushka Dasgupta

October 4, 2019

Hello! I’m Anushka Dasgupta, and I serve as co-Editor in Chief of the Acumen with Tara Kandallu. In the past, I’ve served as a Hilite News Editor, News Reporter and Sports Copy Editor. I love all things journalism but when I'm not doing Acumen work, you can find me debating the usefulness of th...

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 Seminfinalists

CHS 2020 National Merit Seminfinalists

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

Club Med to Plan Next Year’s Schedule

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

Club Med to plan next meeting

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

Club Med to prepare for March 18 meeting

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

Club Med to prepare for Feb. 11 meeting

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

Club Med to Prepare for Jan. 22 Meeting

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

Club Med to plan next meeting

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

Club Med to host dissection on Nov. 12

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

Club Med to plan next meeting after facing cancellations

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...