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A Classical Adventure: CHS orchestras to perform in Vienna, Austria during spring break

A Classical Adventure: CHS orchestras to perform in Vienna, Austria during spring break

entertainment

March 20, 2015

During spring break, the CHS orchestras will take a trip to perform in Vienna, Austria. The orchestra program does a performance tour every three years, with the last excursion having occurred in 2012 to California. However, this year’s trip is special for many students because it will be the first t...

Touching Base in Each Continent

Touching Base in Each Continent

blogs

November 19, 2014

There are seemingly an infinite amount of intriguing places to visit in the world. I can’t possibly cover all of them; to narrow them down, I thought I’d share with you guys one place on each of the seven continents I would like to go to. Asia: Phuket, Thailand A southern island of Thailand, Phuke...

Ambassadors preparing for trip to Europe over spring break

Beats

March 9, 2014

On April 2, the Ambassadors will be traveling to Europe to spend 12 days performing at two different venues and sightseeing. According to choral director Lamonte Kuskye, a performance entitled “Evening with the Ambassadors” will be taking place in Carmel on March 14 and 15 prior to the Europe trip...

Matthew Dillon, assistant coach of the Historic Travel Club and social studies teacher, discusses the upcoming Europe trip

Matthew Dillon, assistant coach of the Historic Travel Club and social studies teacher, discusses the upcoming Europe trip

studentsection

May 23, 2013

How are you involved with the Europe trip? (Social studies teacher) Will Ellery is in charge of the trip. I have tended to be the spokesperson for the trip for the past few years on the video announcements. I do a little bit of everything. The chaperones this year are Ellery, myself, James Ziegler, Amy Skeen...

Students prepare for the summer Europe trip to Paris, Normandy and London

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May 23, 2013

This summer, over 50 students will board buses, planes and even boats to explore the sites of the Old World. “One of the really neat things about this trip is students get historical education,” chaperone Jennifer Marlow said. “They also get cultural education, and every place we go provides...

Senior Axel Masquelin is an indoor and outdoor rock climber

Senior Axel Masquelin is an indoor and outdoor rock climber

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November 16, 2012

Why did you start rock climbing originally? How long have you been climbing? I got into rock climbing because of my father. I started when I was only three. I basically learned how to climb as soon as I was able to walk. How often do you go climbing? I try to keep a schedule of once per week. Righ...

WWII veteran to visit site of D-Day invasion

WWII veteran to visit site of D-Day invasion

feature

May 19, 2011

School resource officer's father to attend summer Europe trip For the second time, school resource officer Phil Hobson is attending the CHS Europe trip as an a chaperone. However, this year’s trip will be different from last year’s because his grandfather, Carl Hobson, a World War II veteran, will acc...

Why We Don’t Travel Abroad

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February 16, 2011

A CNN article was recently published that I found just crazy. The article, "Why more Americans don't travel abroad," by Natalie Avon, brings to light a striking statistic. Of the 308 million citizens in the United States, just 30% have passports. Even more interesting is that there were 61.5 milli...

Historic Travel Club sponsors annual tour of Europe

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May 22, 2008

By: Maria Lamagna <mlamagna@hilite.org> Junior Alexa “Lexi” Myers has never traveled outside of the country, but on June 2 that will change. Myers, along with 36 other students from this school, will take a tour of Europe as part of the Historic Travel Club’s annual trip. “I’ve n...