More international students are studying in United States for diploma

More international students are studying in United States for diploma


September 16, 2015

As senior Fangyi Deng comes home to a compact household with his aunt, uncle, cousin, grandparents and mother, he makes an alleviated shift from speaking English to speaking Cantonese, a southern dialect of Chinese. In September of 2011, Deng moved from Guangzhou, China to Carmel with his mother whil...




November 21, 2014

Diwali, the festival of lights is one of the biggest and brightest festivals in India. Many different regions celebrate this holiday, but the universal symbol is the victory of good over evil. The date varies every year because it is chosen through the Hindu lunar calendar. Usually, it falls around mid-October...



April 5, 2014

Poverty, hunger, homelessness, mosquitoes, chaos and pollution – these are all things typically associated with India. Not a single one of these words has a positive connotation and that’s what bothers me. The general impression of India is that even though it’s rapidly developing, it’s still...

Top Ten Commonly Used Brown Words


March 22, 2014

1. Desi – used to describe things that originate from or relate to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and that general area Ex) This is a list of desi words. That girl is desi. 2. Mehndi – henna, applied on at holidays, weddings and other celebrations. Ex) Put the mehndi on my hand. 3. ...

Welcome to Second Generation!


March 6, 2014

Second generation Americans are people whose parents migrated to America from a different country. These Americans are the first in their families to be raised here and to be affected by their life in America. They have a different perception of the world because of the influences of two clashes cultures....

Living Hope Club to increase awareness of club


April 18, 2013

According to club co-sponsor Carol Piganelli, Living Hope Club will not have another fundraiser for the rest of the school year. Piganelli said she plans to increase awareness of the club this year and next. Over these past nine weeks, the Living Hope club conducted a bake sale that raised $443. According...