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As scheduling continues, students, teachers promote classes that test world views

As scheduling continues, students,  teachers promote classes that test world views

Kiersten Riedford

February 21, 2020

In her junior year, current senior Sandiya Sajan said she came to the realization that all she had ever thought was instilled by someone else’s opinions. It was during her IB History of the Americas class, she said, when the teacher posed the question of whether native people were considered to be s...

Democrats Club to encourage contact with state senators, host guest speaker

Democrats Club to encourage contact with state senators, host guest speaker

Michelle Lu

February 7, 2020

In the midst of the ongoing impeachment trial, the Democrats Club will begin promoting members to contact their senators to address issues such as witness hearings. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, the impeachment trial is an opportune time to get members’ voices heard. “I know some membe...

Academic Super Bowl to meet Feb. 6, attend three invitationals

Academic Super Bowl to meet Feb. 6, attend three invitationals

Cady Armstrong

February 4, 2020

The Academic Super Bowl team will meet on Feb. 6 in Room E212 until 4 p.m. Members should bring copies of their outlines, study guide materials and the books their subject teams require. The team will attend a new invitational this year hosted by Hamilton Southeastern as well as the invitationals hos...

Democrats Club to establish voter registration drive prior to primary elections

Democrats Club to establish voter registration drive prior to primary elections

Michelle Lu

January 15, 2020

The Democrats Club will host a club meeting to decide activities for second semester on Jan. 15. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, the meeting will focus on the upcoming primary elections as well as the general elections in November. “One of the big things that we’re really trying to do and gonn...

Democrats Club to plan for next semester’s activities

Democrats Club to plan for next semester’s activities

Michelle Lu

December 4, 2019

After a semester of preparing for local elections, the Democrats Club is beginning to plan activities for next year. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, the next meeting will focus on what activities the club will do next semester. “That was like our main focus for the (first) semester was really...

Academic Super Bowl Announces Captains, Divides into Subject Teams

Academic Super Bowl Announces Captains, Divides into Subject Teams

Cady Armstrong

November 1, 2019

The 2019-20 subject team captains for Academic Superbowl are Natalie Khamis for English, Noah Sim for fine arts, Martin Emerson for math, Tara Kandallu for science, John Mikucki for social studies, and Alyssa Smith for the interdisciplinary team. According to James Ziegler, Academic Super Bowl sponsor a...

Democrats Club to meet with election candidates, begin canvassing

Democrats Club to meet with election candidates, begin canvassing

Michelle Lu

October 16, 2019

The Democrats club is set to meet with a candidate for the Fishers city council election on Oct. 16. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, one of the club goals this year is to work more with similar liberal groups to promote shared beliefs. “Next Wednesday, we’re actually going to be meeting...

Academic Super Bowl to host call-out meeting on Sept. 26

Academic Super Bowl to host call-out meeting on Sept. 26

Cady Armstrong

September 24, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl team will host a call out meeting on Sept. 26 in Room E225.  The team plans to pass out the code of conduct, field trip form and dress code policy. Information about becoming a subject team captain will also be available. Additionally, the team will discuss this year’s the...

Academic Super Bowl to host call out meeting during the first week of September

Academic Super Bowl to host call out meeting during the first week of September

Cady Armstrong

September 1, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl team will host a call out meeting in Room E225 during the first week of September. At the meeting, the team will pass out the code of conduct and provide information to anyone interested in joining. The theme for this year is the Roaring 20s. According to Academic Super Bowl co...

Do Something Club to host Walk-a-Thon for Veterans

Do Something Club to  host Walk-a-Thon for Veterans

Adam Spensley

April 19, 2019

On May 11, noon to 5 p.m. at the Carmel Stadium, the 22nd International Festival and Walk-A-Thon will take place through efforts from the Do Something Club. The main goal of the event is to generate funds in order to support veterans who are struggling with mental illnesses and Post Traumatic Stress...

Academic Super Bowl Team Adjusts Preparation Methods for Upcoming Competitions

Academic Super Bowl Team Adjusts Preparation Methods for Upcoming Competitions

Cady Armstrong

March 23, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl plans to cancelel the meeting scheduled for last week. Instead, the information the meeting would have discussed was on Canvas or sent out via e-mail. The information talked about the results of the Brebeuf Invitational. It also went over the details about the next competition ...

Academic Super Bowl Announces Competition Dates and Prepares for Brebeuf Invitational

Cady Armstrong

February 19, 2019

The Academic Super Bowl plans to attend the Brebeuf Invitational meet on Feb. 26, Ben Davis Invitational on March 20 and the area competition on April 16 with the location pending. If a squad qualifies for State, they will attend the State competition on May 4 at Purdue University. For the first compe...