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Senate to organize Winter Dance, plan Brain Game

Senate to organize Winter Dance, plan Brain Game

Heidi Peng

January 17, 2019


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate is currently working through all the logistics for the upcoming Winter Dance that will occur during the last weekend of January. Foutz said, “They’re working on making tickets right now and getting the DJ… Most of the...

A Way To Stay: Students find unusual ways to stay in Carmel despite parents moving; administrators discuss how to properly facilitate this

A Way To Stay: Students find unusual ways to stay in Carmel despite parents moving; administrators discuss how to properly facilitate this

Angela Li, Raphael Li, Angela Qian, Carson Terbush, Heidi Peng, and Rhea Acharya

December 13, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, feature-top, Issuu, Print, Recent Updates

Last January, junior Yueze “Jimmy” Liu came home to a flooded basement. He had just returned from a vacation, only to find the pipes frozen and water everywhere. While most students his age would simply leave their parents to deal with it, Liu solved the problem on his own not because he wanted to...

Senate to assign Care to Share families to SRTs

Senate to assign Care to Share families to SRTs

Heidi Peng

November 22, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, the primary activity on Senate’s agenda is Care to Share organization. Foutz said, “We’re trying to get Care to Share together right now and send out families to SRTs...We’re still struggling with communicating with some ...

Senate to match SRTs with families for Care to Share

Senate to match SRTs with families for Care to Share

Heidi Peng

November 11, 2018


Filed under Carmel Community, Online Only, Recent Updates

Student body president Tim Metken said Senate is currently organizing Care to Share, an annual gift drive where SRTs sponsor families. “We have all the responses from teachers, so we’re putting them together. Soon we’ll know what families we’re sponsoring, so we’ll be able to match SRTs to fami...

K-Popularity: In light of BTS speech at United Nations, students should appreciate positive influence of music groups like BTS

K-Popularity: In light of BTS speech at United Nations, students should appreciate positive influence of music groups like BTS

Heidi Peng

October 25, 2018


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Print, Recent Updates

In recent years, the world of Korean pop music (K-Pop) has blown up tremendously across the world, especially in the United States. Boys and girls of every age group have flocked to these artists’ concerts and even KCON—an annual K-Pop convo. As someone who has not only gone to K-Pop concerts, but h...

Senate to work toward future events, fundraisers

Senate to work toward future events, fundraisers

Heidi Peng

October 11, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate’s first upcoming activity is the “appreciations.” Foutz said, “We’ve got a few appreciations that we’re working on. Bus driver appreciation is coming up (as well as) administrator appreciation.” According t...

Senate to reflect on blood drive, plan for Homecoming

Senate to reflect on blood drive, plan for Homecoming

Heidi Peng

September 21, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Homecoming, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, this year’s blood drive did not live up to expectations. “It was the lowest collection amount that we’ve ever had: 143 units. We’re used to collecting at least 200…We had over 500 people sign up, but we had right about 20...