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Slipping out of Science: While there is large interest in STEM fields at CHS, it is paralleled with large dropout rate during college.

Senior Darren Chang checks a Robot Arm during a Science Olympiad meeting. The Robot Arm is one of the build events in competitions.

Bethlehem Daniel and Manahil Nadeem

March 17, 2017

Meet senior Darren Chang. For the past three summers, Chang has worked eight to 10 hours a day for five days a week to complete his research project on transcription modulation at the Indiana University School of Medicine. “My research, at its most basic level, is about developing a method for modu...

Senate continues organizing Care to Share, begins contacting United Way

Asim Dhungana

November 14, 2016

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, Nov. 3 was the deadline for each SRT to submit its online survey about its commitment for Care to Share, and senators will now begin contacting United Way. Foutz said, “We’ve got to contact United Christmas Service and let them know how many individuals we would like ...

Ask the HiLite: How to get the most out of Homecoming

Raiha Zainab, Student Section reporter

September 16, 2016

Homecoming week is in two weeks. According to Darren Chang, Senate member and senior, students should participate in the festivities. Homecoming week, which will take place from Sept. 26 to Oct. 1, concluding with the dance, is a big part of CHS and includes several festivities students and teachers ...

The Carmel Science Olympiad team to compete in Wisconsin for Nationals

The Carmel Science Olympiad team to compete in Wisconsin for Nationals

entertainment

May 19, 2016

Cynthia henry, club sponsor and chemistry teacher, said there will be 54 teams from all 50 states who will compete in 23 different events. CHS will bring 15 students to compete at Nationals with two or three students competing in each event. Scoring will be determined like golf: the lowest score will re...

CHS Science Olympiad team to attend Wright State Invitational for first time on Feb. 6

CHS Science Olympiad team to attend Wright State Invitational for first time on Feb. 6

News

January 21, 2016

CHS’s Science Olympiad team will attend the Wright State Invitational on Feb. 6. The event is a precursor to the national qualifying state tournament in late March. Cynthia Henry, club sponsor and science teacher, said there are not any requirements to compete in the Wright State Invitational other...

Science Bowl to screen test

Virginia Kundrat, Science Bowl sponsor and coach, enters in grades during SRT. CHS Science Bowl will screen test this month.

Beats

September 24, 2015

    Science Bowl is scheduled to test for teams, according to Virginia Kundrat, Science Bowl sponsor and coach. “We’ve been meeting Mondays and Thursdays each week right now so students are getting practice with the questions, with the pace, and with when to answer and when not to answer,” sai...

Science Bowl to meet

Beats

September 14, 2015

Science Bowl is scheduled to meet Sept. 5, according to Virginia Kundrat, Science Bowl sponsor and coach. “We’re planning to have our call out meeting on Sept. 5. During the meeting, the veteran members will have an opportunity to meet the new members,” said Kundrat. “We’ll probably talk about...

Science Olympiad Callout Meeting September 9

Science Olympiad Callout Meeting September 9

Beats

September 8, 2015

The Science Olympiad teams callout meeting will be held tomorrow after school in room B223. According to club sponsor Cynthia Henry, “The officers will be putting together a presentation for the new students to tell them what Science Olympiad is about and what they can expect.” Additionally cal...

Science Bowl to meet Sept. 5

Science Bowl to meet Sept. 5

Beats

September 3, 2015

 Science Bowl is scheduled to meet Sept. 5, according to Virginia Kundrat, Science Bowl sponsor and coach. “We’re planning to have our call out meeting on Sept. 5. During the meeting, the veteran members will have an opportunity to meet the new members,” said Kundrat. “We’ll probably talk about...

Turkey With a Side of Ping-Pong

Turkey With a Side of Ping-Pong

studentsection

November 14, 2014

Thanksgiving is typically a time for big family gatherings and a classic Thanksgiving dinner. However, sophomore Darren Chang does not participate in a traditional Thanksgiving celebration. On Thanksgiving Day, Chang goes on a two-hour car ride to northern Indiana where he participates in the Butterfl...

Key Club to hold class officer elections

Darren Chang, Key Club member and sophomore, reads the Key Club agenda. Chang said he is excited to vote for the Key Club class officers on Oct. 2. MELISSA YAP / PHOTO

Beats

September 23, 2014

At the next meeting on Oct. 2, Key Club members will vote for class board members. These class officers will log hours and file  information. Students interested in applying for a position should turn in their applications by Sept. 25 to the Key Club office. Joe Philleo, Key Club president and junior, ...

Hip Hop Club to conduct exhibition battle on May 20

Linsu Han, club president and senior, mentors Darren Chang, club member and freshman. The club plans to have a battle on May 20. HELENA MA / PHOTO

Beats

May 14, 2014

According to Kenny Lin, club officer and junior, Hip Hop Club will have an exhibition battle on May 20. Hip Hop Club meets every Tuesday after school until 4:30 p.m. in the main lobby near the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. “The whole crew is stoked to see how much our club members have progressed ...