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Cabinet, CMYC to host Music for Miracles at the Palladium on May 8

Cabinet, CMYC to host Music for Miracles at the Palladium on May 8

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May 6, 2015

Cabinet will host the second annual Music for Miracles event on May 8 at the Palladium. The event will begin at 7:30 p.m. According to Emily Abshire, chairperson for the event and senior, they have made a lot of changes to the event such as holding auditions and more advertising throughout the community. “It’s...

House members to vote on spring event; Cabinet prepares for paint war

House members to vote on spring event; Cabinet prepares for paint war

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March 31, 2015

At the April 1 house meeting, members will vote on options for the spring event. According to Cabinet sponsor Sarah Wolff, the event will either occur at the end of April or early May. “We took all of House’s suggestions from the last meeting and narrowed it down to the five most common answer...

Cabinet prepares for spring events

Cabinet prepares for spring events

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March 7, 2015

At the March 4 House meeting, members had the opportunity provide ideas for the Spring Event, which Cabinet will host.  House members will vote on the event at the next House meeting. According to Ted Gardner, chairperson for the event and junior, the event will most likely take place at the end...

Cabinet to host second annual Zumba FTK on Jan. 31

Cabinet to host second annual Zumba FTK on Jan. 31

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January 30, 2015

Cabinet will host Zumba FTK (For The Kids) in the Freshman Cafeteria from 9:30-11 a.m. on Jan. 31. According to Cabinet sponsor Sarah Wolff, the event was successful last year and student government is looking forward to hosting it again. “We do the event in January because it is a month when people...

Cabinet prepares for Garage Sale event Nov. 22 and 23

Cabinet prepares for Garage Sale event Nov. 22 and 23

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November 21, 2014

Cabinet is working to prepare for its upcoming event, Garage Sale. This event will take place on Nov. 22 from 9 a.m to 4 p.m. and Nov. 23 from noon to 4 p.m. in the Main Cafeteria. The money raised will benefit Riley Hospital for Children. According to Joy Huang, Cabinet member and senior, Cabinet ...

Cabinet prepares for Trick or Treat for Riley Oct. 25

Cabinet prepares for Trick or Treat for Riley Oct. 25

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October 22, 2014

Cabinet is working on promoting and preparing for Trick or Treat for Riley this Saturday Oct. 25. The event will take place in the Freshman Cafeteria from 2-4 p.m. Cabinet and House of Representatives members will work together to create 18 different stations at which they will pass out candy, create...

Academic Decathlon prepares for Regional competition on Jan. 18

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January 13, 2014

The Academic Decathlon team will be competing in the Regional competition on Jan. 18, according to club sponsor Wendy Gerardot.“We’ve kind of been off to a slow start, but I’m positive that the kids have been working hard,” Gerardot said. According to co-president and senior Chris Johnson,...

Academic Decathlon team continues to study for Regional competition

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December 14, 2013

Academic Decathlon members continue to study for the Regional competition on Jan. 18 at Homestead High School. One difference that the team has made from last year is that the team has divided the nine topics of study to members to then teach the rest of the team. Academic Decathlon sponsor We...

According to CHS students, music does not influence personality but impacts emotions

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April 19, 2013

Music is an extremely influential and prominent part of children’s lives, increasingly so with the popularity of portable music devices, according to the 2010 Kaiser Family Foundation’s Study, “Generation M2.” The study also concluded that the degree to which music and emotion correlate comp...

Academic Decathlon continue to study for online competition in April

Academic Decathlon continue to study for online competition in April

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February 20, 2013

The Academic Decathlon team placed third at the State competition at Purdue on Feb. 8 and 9 behind Martinsville and Lowell, according to Emily Weerakkody, club president and senior. “The team performed pretty well overall but the other teams really brought their A-game this year so it was a to...

Social studies teacher Peter O’Hara teaches from experience in Army

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February 15, 2013

Social studies teacher Peter O’Hara has lived the history he teaches first hand. He said the skills he has acquired in 23 years of service for the Army have substantially influenced his career in the classroom and as head freshman football coach. O’Hara, a lieutenant colonel, fought in the first...

Academic Decathlon uses break to finish up studying, Regional on Jan. 19

Academic Decathlon uses break to finish up studying, Regional on Jan. 19

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January 2, 2013

Club sponsor Wendy Gerardot said she believes most members of Academic Decathlon have been following the study schedule created by herself although senior Pranith Lomada said he is behind and is hoping to use winter break to catch up. “I’ve studied a reasonable amount. Not exactly where I should...