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Gay-Straight Alliance to host call-out meeting on September 4

Gay-Straight Alliance to host call-out meeting on September 4

Bianca Templeton

September 2, 2019

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will meet next week on September 4 in B206. This meeting will mark the club’s first meeting of the school year. Club president and senior Yasmine Pehlivan said that “introductions for the first meeting” will take place. For the school year, she said, “We could be...

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on May 16

Bianca Templeton

May 15, 2019

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will meet on May 16 after school in B206. For the remainder of the semester, plans for future meeting are unannounced as finals are approaching. Often at GSA meetings, “a lot of people share their personal experiences” Yasmine Pehlivan, club president and junior, s...

Gay Straight Alliance to meet in April

Bianca Templeton

March 26, 2019

Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) has a meeting scheduled for April. There is no exact date for the meeting as plans are still underway. The club plans on participating in GLSEN Day of Silence on April 12. To spread LGBT awareness, Yasmine Pehlivan, club president and junior, said people have to realize...

Gay-Straight Alliance Sponsor Jeremy Horner

Gay-Straight Alliance Sponsor Jeremy Horner

Tessa Collinson

March 22, 2019

“(Gender nonconformity) is a topic that frequently comes up during discussion. I think a lot of that is just teenagers who are generally trying to figure out their place, and that can be even more challenging for someone who doesn’t fit the ‘norm.’ I think it’s natural for everyone to be unsur...

Transparency: As Transgender Day of Visibility on March 31 approaches, CHS student shares his insight about the environment for transgender students at Carmel

Transparency: As Transgender Day of Visibility on March 31 approaches, CHS student shares his insight about the environment for transgender students at Carmel

Riya Chinni

March 23, 2018

March 31 marks international transgender Day of Visibility— a day established in 2009 as a way to celebrate transgender people and to raise awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide.

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on March 16

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on March 16

Beats

March 9, 2016

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will meet on March 16 in Room B206 to discuss solutions to discrimination towards LGBT students at CHS, according to club sponsor Jeremy Horner. “Although the club plans to meet every 2 weeks or so, unfortunately, with the officers' busy schedules, we haven’t met in a wh...

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Feb. 24

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Feb. 24

Beats

February 16, 2016

According to club sponsor Jeremy Horner, Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will meet Feb. 2 4 in Room B206 to discuss solutions to discrimination towards LGBT students at CHS. “In the club we really try and focus on the positives of being a LGBT student,” Horner said. “I think many people get stuck in the id...

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Jan. 20

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Jan. 20

Beats

January 11, 2016

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will meet on Jan. 20 in Room B206 to discuss what the club can do together to educate the school and community about discrimination towards LGBT students, according to club sponsor Jeremy Horner. “Together, I feel like if this clubs works together we can really make a...

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Nov. 2

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Nov. 2

Beats

October 29, 2015

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) to meet on Nov. 2 in Room B206 to discuss problems involving LGBT rights in our society today, according to club sponsor Jeremy Horner. “I'm really excited to see what point of view kids have on these serious matters, and how they affect them in their lives,” ...

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Oct. 21

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Oct. 21

Beats

October 8, 2015

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) plans to meet on Oct. 21 in Room B206 to discuss current issues about LGBT rights, according to club sponsor Jeremey Horner. “I think it’s really interesting how people from different backgrounds have completely different thoughts on a subject. And that is why the...

Several science teachers switch to standards-based grading with a four-point scale

Several science teachers switch to  standards-based grading with a four-point scale

News

September 16, 2015

Over the last few years, about half of CHS science teachers have implemented a version of standards-based grading (SBG) to their classes. According to Jeremy Horner, science teacher who uses SBG, SBG assesses students’ comprehension through levels from a rubric. Understanding of a topic leads to...

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Sept. 23

Gay-Straight Alliance to meet on Sept. 23

Beats

September 15, 2015

Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) will meet on Sept. 23 in Room B206 to discuss current events about LGBT rights, according to club sponsor Jeremy Horner. “I'm really excited to see what kids of this age think of recent events,” Horner said. Kiley Gardner, sophomore and club member, said ...