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With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

With scheduling for next school year underway, CHS classes attempt  to combine benefits of knowledge acquisition, real-world application

Sophia Hawkins and Uma Kandallu

January 23, 2020

Senior Ruby Sanders wants to be an ecologist when she leaves high school. When she was younger, she loved being outdoors and was deeply fascinated by the inner workings of nature. Ecology seemed the natural course of action, a culmination of her lifelong curiosities.  Already, Sanders takes elective classes, such as bo...

Expanding Horizons: Despite the controversy that continues to surround the implementation of ethnic classes in a secondary education setting, CHS will offer an African Studies elective in the 2017-2018 school year

Expanding Horizons: Despite the controversy that continues to surround the implementation of ethnic classes in a secondary education setting, CHS will offer an African Studies elective in the 2017-2018 school year

Bethlehem Daniel, Reporter

December 14, 2017

In the 2017-2018 school year, for the first time in the school's history, CHS will offer a semester-long African studies class for grades 10-12. According to African History and Culture Club member and senior Tomi Taiwo, as a first generation Nigerian-American, she appreciates that CHS is moving towards dive...

RUNNING DOWN THE COMPETITION: Men’s track and field team hopes to defend State title

RUNNING DOWN THE COMPETITION: Men’s track and field  team hopes to defend State title

sports

April 21, 2016

According to Theodore “Teddy” Browning, varsity men’s track team member and senior, many people do not believe the CHS men’s track and field team is anything special, despite winning the IHSAA State championship last June. “It’s kind of weird because even though we won last year, and we w...

Ant-Man to Premier on July 17 as Marvel Transitions into Phase Three

Ant-Man to Premier on July 17 as Marvel Transitions into Phase Three

Beats

July 10, 2015

On July 17, the movie “Ant-Man” comes to theaters. This is also the date of the end of Marvel Cinematic Universe’s phase two of their movies and the beginning of their phase three. Phase two earned an estimated $5 billion dollars for Marvel, as many dedicated fans spent their money to see ...

Men’s track prepare for meet on March 14, set goals

Men’s track prepare for meet on March 14, set goals

Beats

March 13, 2015

Since the men’s track season has just begun, many of the players and the coach have set goals for this year. The next meet is the Patriot Indoor Qualifier at Anderson University for the Hoosier State Relay qualifier on March 14. The team has been practicing outside all week to prepare. Accordin...

Lack of racial diversity among teachers impacts students

Lack of racial diversity among teachers impacts students

Contributor

January 22, 2015

As Kenneth Browner, U.S. History teacher and African American, contemplated whether or not he would take the teaching position at CHS, he had many considerations to make. Three years after making his momentous choice to teach at CHS, Browner recalled the role racial diversity played in his decision. “I...

Browner takes over men’s track

sports

March 25, 2011

By David Zheng <dzheng@hilite.org> In the span of the past three years, the men’s track team has been through two different coaches. Chuck Koeppen, who led the team to the State title in 2000, coached his final year of men’s track in 2008 and was replaced for two years by social studie...