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Students say taking AP World History freshman year helped them in U.S. History junior year

November 11, 2020

Freshmen generally have a choice between AP World History or regular/honors World History for their history class. Similarly, juniors generally have a choice between AP U.S. History (APUSH), IB History...

Academic Super Bowl announces subject team captains, divides into subject teams

Academic Super Bowl sponsor James Ziegler reviews the final list of captains. Ziegler said that although they have begun to divide into individual subject teams, it is not too late for new members to join. 
November 11, 2020

The 2020-21 subject team captains for Academic Super Bowl are Joshika Sathyamathan for English, Ayaan Abbasi for fine arts, Karolena Zhou for math, Sofia Li-Harezlak for science and Sanchali Pothuru for...

AP World History teachers change some teaching methods in response to pandemic

November 11, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some history teachers had to change the way they teach for hybrid students as students alternate which day they go to school and which day they learn virtually. AP World History...

AP U.S. History teachers make changes due to pandemic

November 11, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some history teachers had to change the way they teach for virtual students. AP U.S. History teacher Allison Hargrove said compared to last year, she had to adjust her teaching...

National History Day Club now welcoming members

November 10, 2020

National History Day (NHD) Club had their first meeting on September 1, and will now meet the first Tuesday of every month at 8 a.m. in room H221. “(NHD) at Carmel is a part of a nationwide competition...

Student athletes speak out about impacts, changes to fall sports due to COVID-19

Senior Katie Kuc practices on a golf course during quarantine with social distancing implemented. Although she had limited practice with her team, she said she mostly goes to golf courses to work by herself as well as work on her course management.
August 13, 2020

Ever since CHS closed in March due to COVID-19, sports have never been the same. As the new school year starts, fall sports are among those that will see new restrictions and requirements put forth to...

As men’s basketball team enters playoffs, shortest players share how they control game despite basketball being “tall man’s sport”

As men’s basketball team enters playoffs, shortest players share how they control game despite basketball being “tall man’s sport”
February 21, 2020

One of the marvels of basketball is the height of the athletes. At 6 feet, 10 inches, John-Michael Mulloy ‘19 was the centerpiece of previous Carmel basketball teams, and the players on the varsity men’s...

CHS figure skaters, former U.S. figure skater elaborate on physicality, commitment needed for success in figure skating

Take A Spin:
Kendall Erne, figure skater and junior, opens out of her spin and stretches out her leg. Erne said she competes for about half of the year but practices year round. She added that her practices are about two to four hours and take place six times a week; and most of her competitions are in Michigan and Ohio.
December 12, 2019

  While winter is the only time to ice skate for most students, for junior Kendall Erne, it’s a year-round activity. As a competitive ice skater, Erne skates two to four hours per day, six...

Let’s Talk club to end for the year

Selin Oh, founder, student leader of The Let's Talk club and senior, poses for a photo. The Let's Talk Club brought up many difficult issues during their meetings this year.
May 15, 2019

The Let’s Talk club has come to an end for the year. There won’t be any more gatherings. However, according to Selin Oh, founder, student leader of the Let’s Talk club and senior, there might be...

Let’s Talk Club to restart after spring break

March 26, 2019

The Let’s Talk club has been on a break due to the fact that many of the club’s officers have been busy, but they have decided to have a meeting after spring break. “We haven’t done much, but...

Let’s Talk Club to experience period of inactivity

February 13, 2019

The Let’s Talk Club is on hold for now because most of the staff are seniors, who have a lot of activities to do.   Selin Oh, founder and student leader of the Let’s Talk Club, said,  “We’ve...

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