Carmel fights against invasive species with EDDMapS app

Carmel fights against invasive species with EDDMapS app

Natalie Khamis

February 22, 2019

On March 11, Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation will host an informative event regarding the Early Detection and Distribution Mapping System (EDDMapS) open to the public at the Monon Community Center. Led by Natural Resources Coordinator Brittany McAdams, attendees will learn about the program and how...

Environmental Action Club, STEM Club team up to host Earth Fair on April 23

Environmental Action Club, STEM Club team up to host Earth Fair on April 23


April 21, 2016

Environmental Action Club and STEM Club will co-host an Earth Fair at the Eleven Fifty Academy on Saturday. The event is open to all ages, according to STEM Club adviser Fran Rushing. Elizabeth Baach, co-president of Environmental Action Club, STEM club member and senior, said the idea came from brainstorming...

Environmental Club combining with Sustainable Living Club

Brandon Fischer, club member and sophomore, takes note during the meeting.


December 17, 2014

Recently, Environmental Club and Sustainable Living Club have combined to become Environmental Action Club. The club now has two staff sponsors and to student leader. The staff sponsors are Kara House and Fran Rushing; the student leaders are junior Elizabeth Baach and sophomore Madison Adkins a...

Environmental Club to meet Oct. 17


October 15, 2014

Environmental Club plans to meet on Oct. 17 in Room B222 to discuss projects for the rest of the year.  According to Elizabeth Baach, president and junior, club members are actively searching for activities to participate in to improve the environment. “This year we are really going to go all out...

Science Olympiad competes at annual Regional competition, prepares for State


March 14, 2014

On Feb. 22, Science Olympiad competed in the annual Regional Competition. “We did very well,” Cynthia Henry, club head sponsor and chemistry teacher, said. “We came in first place.” The team received the lowest score at the competition with West Lafayette and Park Tudor trailing not too...

Science Olympiad prepares for upcoming invitational


January 16, 2014

Science Olympiad is getting ready for the Northridge Invitational on Jan. 18. The team is expected to leave CHS at 4:30 a.m. with 45 members from three different teams: A team, B team and C team. Each team has 15 students. The goal for the invitational is to see how well the team performs. Unlike...

Green Team to meet Oct. 28


October 26, 2013

Green Team plans to meet on Oct. 28 in Room B222 to brainstorm about future projects they could pursue. According to president and senior Charles Liang, the club wants to concentrate on projects that the school could later take over and do on a larger scale. “One of the ideas that we came up wit...

Science Olympiad to meet March 10


March 7, 2012

Science Olympiad is scheduled to meet in the morning on March 10 in Room B222. Sponsor Fran Rushing said, “We had a competition on Feb. 25 at Butler. The teams did very well and we essentially came in second behind Bloomington North High School, so we get to go to State on March 24 at IU.” Rushing...

Science Olympiad to meet Jan. 7 at 9 a.m.

Club sponsor Fran Rushing helps a Science Olympiad member on one of his events. Science Olympiad meets every Wednesday after school in Room B222. NICK ANDREWS / PHOTO


January 5, 2012

Science Olympiad is planning to meet on Jan. 7 from 9 a.m. to noon. in Room B222 to prepare for an upcoming competition. Club sponsor Fran Rushing said, “There is an competition at Northridge High School on Jan. 21, and it is an invitational, so (members) have been split into groups and are working on differ...

Science Olympiad to meet Nov. 9, prepare for competition

Science Olympiad to meet Nov. 9, prepare for competition


November 3, 2011

Science Olympiad will meet on Nov. 9 after school in Room B222. Members will not test for events in this meeting, but testing is scheduled for the Nov. 16 meeting. Science Olympiad Sponsor Fran Rushing said, “On Nov. 9 (members) are going to break up into small groups and practice for some of the (events). We are going to cover m...

Science Olympiad to meet on Sept. 28


September 24, 2011

The next Science Olympiad meeting is scheduled for Sept. 28 after school in Room B222. At the last meeting, sponsor Fran Rushing gave out forms to the members to fill out with information about themselves, a code of conduct and a sheet to take home to their parents that explains dues. She said,...

After two years of inactivity, CHS Angels will not continue


September 19, 2011

The CHS Angels club will not continue this year, according to former club sponsor Fran Rushing, due to lack of new leadership. According to Rushing, not many students here know much about CHS Angels. Even if anyone did and was interested, Rushing said, she would not be able to sponsor the club because...