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The Future Is Female

The Future Is Female

Da-Hyun Hong and Riya Chinni

February 23, 2018

Bryn Walker, vice president of CHS Democrats Club and senior, said she strongly believes in equality for all; however, although she said she thinks society has made progress in addressing discrimination, she said there is still a lot more to be resolved in terms of tangible results. “I think (re...

Overcoming Charlottesville. Following the racial tension in Charlottesville, Va, our nation must move forward more unified than ever before.

Overcoming Charlottesville. Following the racial tension in Charlottesville, Va, our nation must move forward more unified than ever before.

Bethlehem Daniel, Ad/Business Editor

September 21, 2017

I pride myself on being an American. As the child of immigrants who came to the United States in search of a better life for their kids, I am continuously reminded of how lucky I am to live in a country where we value the concept of equality and opportunity for all. However, we all know that this ide...

Recent developments in coaching gender equality causes Carmel to analyze its own coaching staff

Recent developments in coaching gender equality causes Carmel to analyze its own coaching staff

News

September 16, 2015

Recently, female coaches have been dominating headlines everywhere for attaining coaching positions on male professional sporting teams. Becky Hammon was not only hired as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, but also led them on to victory during the NBA’s Las Vegas summer league tournament....

The Case Against Karma. Why women should take action and disrupt the status quo.

The Case Against Karma. Why women should take action and disrupt the status quo.

perspectives

November 14, 2014

Trust the system. Trust the system in which men get paid more than equally capable women in virtually every profession. This is the idea that Satya Nadella, the CEO of Microsoft conveyed to a group of women technologists at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing on Oct. 9. “It’s not r...

Despite current gender gap, female students seek to achieve in top leadership positions

Despite current gender gap, female students seek to achieve in top leadership positions

News

April 25, 2013

During her freshman year, Meredith Baranowski, current Speaker of the House, walked into her first House meeting and saw a lone female on stage, Sunny Huang ’10, then Speaker of the House. “My immediate first reaction was, ‘There’s a girl who looks like she has her stuff together’ and that...

Females can apply for combat positions but must prove equal in physical strength

Females can apply for combat positions but must prove equal in physical strength

News

February 22, 2013

In the span of two minutes, senior Melissa Williams completes 49 push-ups while the guy behind her reaches 46. She’s holding her own during the Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT) at the Muncie Armory... ...Rewind to a normal lunch period in November 2012, and Williams just wanted the free stuff from...

A more balanced equation

A more balanced equation

feature

December 13, 2010

Students choose careers in fields breaking traditional gender stereotypes, reflecting a wider movement toward gender equality By Victor Xu <vxu@hilite.org> Senior Stephanie Pitman’s interest in science began in middle school, her favorite classes tended to be based in the subjec...

Gender equality will soon prevail

perspectives

February 27, 2009

By Michelle Hu <mhu@hilite.org> There’s a girl from Yemen that just made the best decision of her life: to get a divorce. She became the youngest divorcee in the world last April, after her parents married her off to a man more than three times her age, and she rebelled against their decisio...