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Contradictory Convictions: The debate over DACA should open eyes for CHS students about discrimination, immigration issues in the U.S.

Contradictory Convictions: The debate over DACA should open eyes for CHS  students about discrimination, immigration issues in the U.S.
February 23, 2018

As the child of immigrants and as someone who has experienced marginalization, I have witnessed firsthand how easy it is for people to categorize large groups into seemingly simple, homogeneous groups....

Students at CHS disagree with Trump’s former executive order

On Jan. 29, junior Alexis O’Brien went to a Trump protest at the Indianapolis International Airport to protest against the president’s executive order to temporarily ban immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries. O’Brien made a sign saying “We Love You,” in Arabic, French and English. She said that she doesn’t support Trump’s order because not all immigrants are terrorists and because the issue blocked some Americans who were returning back to the US from one of those countries.
February 21, 2017

Junior Alexis O’Brien   Did you agree with Trump’s decision? Can you see where he’s coming from? Not at all. I don't agree with Trump’s policies. I agree that vetting could be...

Immigration Reform. Can’t teach an old system new tricks.

Immigration Reform. Can’t teach an old system new tricks.
December 12, 2014

On nov. 20, President Obama gave his speech from the White House regarding illegal immigration. In his speech, the president, by means of executive action, imposed sweeping reforms that would allow some...

Foreign-born students balance American and immigrant identities

Foreign-born students balance American and immigrant identities
May 23, 2013

Senior Victor Rodriguez said he took his favorite vacation in the summer of 2007: a road trip through Mexico, from Mexico City to the Yucatan Peninsula. He and his family spent time exploring Mayan ruins,...

Across the Pond: Students struggle with more than language barrier when making international move

August 11, 2009

By Erum Rizvi <[email protected]> For sophomore Josh Cashin, moving from Derby, England to Carmel, IN was not as easy as he expected. Cashin said the hardest part was adjusting to the lifestyle...

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