Preparations underway for Model U.N. conference Feb. 22 to 24

Sophia Hawkins

February 27, 2019

On Feb. 22 to 24, delegates from CHS Model United Nations will attend a conference at IU. As the event approaches, students are preparing themselves by sharpening their skills. “As we get closer to competition, typically we try to deviate a little bit from our standard practice where we just do a...

Club Med to prepare for Feb. 11 meeting

Alyssa Mastin, Club Med sponsor and science teacher, works on lesson plans during SRT. Although Mastin said she knows most of the club's events and what will be occurring at those events, she had no input or idea on how the new leaders were selected or who they actually are.

Tara Kandallu

February 9, 2019

Club Med leaders plan to have their next meeting on Feb. 11 after hosting a hands-on meeting that taught students skills used in a general check-up. Sponsor Alyssa Mastin and co-president and senior Shubhi Sinha said the next meeting will involve students hearing from Dr. Haywood, the Assistant Dean of Indi...

Model U.N. to attend conference at IU on Feb. 22 to 24

Sophia Hawkins

February 3, 2019

Model United Nations delegates will be participating in a conference at Indiana University from Feb. 22 to 24. Students will take that Friday off school and travel by school bus to IU. “I’m really excited for it, most of the people in the club are," Hannah Kosc, Model U.N. president and senior...

Model U.N. delegates assigned committees for conference at IU

Sophia Hawkins

January 13, 2019

At the Model United Nations meeting last Thursday, student leaders gave out committee assignments for delegates participating in the conference at Indiana University on Feb. 22 to 24. These committees specify which topics delegates will discuss at the competition, and with whom, as well as which cou...

Model U.N. to attend conference at Indiana University on Feb. 22, conference at Earlham College canceled

Sophia Hawkins

January 15, 2018

Model U.N. is now preparing to take students to a conference at Indiana University on Feb. 22. This conference is now one of only three in the wake of Earlham College’s decision to cancel the conference they once hosted every year, which CHS Model U.N. students regularly attended. Hannah Kosc, Model ...

Mixing It Up: Students, professors reflect on the definition of mixed race in modern society

Allison Li, Beats Editor

December 12, 2016

Junior Kiki Koniaris is Korean, Pennsylvanian Dutch and Grecian. Despite being of mixed race, Koniaris said she believes race should not define a person. “I feel like (how you define yourself) should be based off of personal attributes in general,” Koniaris said. “Because if you start definin...

THE ‘KING OF INSTRUMENTS’: Junior Joseph Huang plays the pipe organ

THE 'KING OF INSTRUMENTS': Junior Joseph Huang plays the pipe organ


December 12, 2014

For the interactive graphic above, click one of the blue buttons to learn about a part of the pipe organ and its function.  How did you become interested in playing the pipe organ? My mom introduced me to the pipe organ about three and a half years ago because she wanted me to play a second instrument ...

Latin Club plans to meet March 21


February 25, 2014

According to Latin Club sponsor Caren Rickett, Latin Club has a meeting scheduled for March 21. During this meeting, the club will finalize plans to attend State Latin Convention on March 14 and 15 at Indiana University. The club has five students competing in this academic competition. It allows for st...

State fails to address Carmel proposal of ‘high performing school district’ status

Superintendent Jeff Swensson looks through a “college readiness” standards chart from the ACT. Swensson said being able to address student scores in such tests and improve in areas is exactly what a state acknowledgement of “high performing school district” status would allow. PATRICK BRYANT/PHOTO


October 24, 2011

An October meeting of the state board of education that was said by Tony Bennett, state superintendent of public instruction, to do something about the Carmel-Clay Schools proposal, of having a “high performing school district” status, failed to do so.  By having such a status, the district would...

Women’s track team to compete at State on June 4 at Indiana University


May 26, 2010

The women’s track team placed second at Regionals on May 25. The team will travel to State at the Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex at Indiana University on June 4 at 3 p.m. Head Coach Tim Mylin said he is pleased with the results at Regionals. With a second place finish, he said he thinks...