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To Give And To Get: Even with emphasis on academics, CHS students explain why they continue to prioritize community service

To Give And To Get: Even with emphasis on academics, CHS students  explain why they continue to prioritize community service

Hari Patel

April 20, 2018

While volunteering at the Carmel United Methodist Church food pantry, sophomore Jack Martin places another filled box of food donations on the metal rack. Martin said he hasn’t volunteered at the local food pantry for the last five years just for a college application resume booster. Rather, he sai...

Fill Out the FAFSA. Students need to understand the importance of filing the FAFSA for college financial aid.

Fill Out the FAFSA. Students need to understand the importance of filing the FAFSA for college financial aid.

perspectives

January 21, 2016

As many seniors start to receive their college acceptance letters and plan out the next step of their lives, another concern arises: the cost. College is far from inexpensive; average in-state tuition costs with room and board are near $15,000  per year while out-of-state and private colleges can climb...

Admission to selective colleges panel to present April 23

Beats

April 19, 2013

The annual admission to selective colleges panel is scheduled to take place on April 23 during SRT in the media center or the Community Room, according to Harry Pettibone, co-organizer of the panel and support staff. Pettibone said that roughly five to ten seniors who have been admitted into comp...

Junior college information session on March 4 and 12

Beats

February 21, 2013

The College and Career Resource Center (CCRC) will conduct its annual college information session for juniors during SRT on March 4 and 12. CCRC counselor Linda Christy and assistant Harry Pettibone will conduct the presentation. All juniors are required to attend the event. According to Christy, the session will ...

Legacy preferences still play a significant role in college admissions process

Legacy preferences still play a significant role in college admissions process

feature

April 27, 2012

Senior Rebecca “Becca” Meltzer received an acceptance letter from Emory University, located in Atlanta, this April. When she opened her acceptance letter, though, she was slightly surprised by the writing awaiting her. “In my acceptance letter, (the university) mentioned several times they hoped...

Obama unveiled a plan to clarify college costs and ease financial burdens

Obama unveiled a plan to clarify college costs and ease financial burdens

News

December 12, 2011

While some of her friends have already received acceptance letters from the colleges they know they will attend next year, senior Katie Havard is still in full swing of the college application process. Three of the colleges she is considering—Washington University in St. Louis, the University of Miami...