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After Indianapolis designated one of most wasteful American cities, Carmel community works to spread awareness, defy stereotype

After Indianapolis designated one of most wasteful American  cities, Carmel community works to spread awareness, defy stereotype

Sowmya Chundi

October 24, 2019

In his free time, sophomore Ethan Stoehr is an avid recycler and plastic collecter. In his room, Stoehr has bins full of plastic waste spanning from salad forks to shampoo bottles. He said that by creating a “plastic stockpile,” he’ll try and convince his mom to stop buying plastics once she ...

Media center to promote book voting, German exhibition

Media center to promote book voting, German exhibition

Karen Zhang

October 12, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center is currently promoting book voting which will close on Oct. 15. “It’s the American Library Association, and it’s voting for the top ten books. So the voting will close in the next few weeks. We hav...

Media center to host Day of Code, staff Pie Day

Media center to host Day of Code, staff Pie Day

Karen Zhang

September 24, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center will host its annual staff pie day contest on Nov. 26. “It’s just a fun event that the staff can do. They bring in pies and compete for the best pie,” Ramos said. According to Ramos, the media center...

Media center to host Global War on Terror event, changes lamination policies

Media center to host Global War on Terror event, changes lamination policies

Karen Zhang

September 9, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center will be closed on Sept. 10 during SRT for the Global War on Terror Symposium. “It’s a partnership with Will Ellery and he has gotten over 30 veterans to talk about their experiences. They’ll be scat...

Media center switches displays, continues March Madness event

Media center switches displays, continues March Madness event

Karen Zhang

March 26, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center has switched its displays to reflect the upcoming school library month. “We like to switch displays around themes which is something really fun,” Ramos said. “So we have ‘Love Your Library Month’...

Media center prepares for ancestry unit, Ramos prepares for RosieCon

Media center prepares for ancestry unit, Ramos prepares for RosieCon

Karen Zhang

March 5, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center is preparing for its ancestry unit beginning on March 12. Ramos said this particular event is often popular as students and staff are curious about their ancestry. “Especially now, more people are intereste...

Media center prepares for NHD, ancestry unit, busy month ahead

Media center prepares for NHD, ancestry unit, busy month ahead

Karen Zhang

February 12, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center is currently preparing for its National History Day (NHD) exhibit. Ramos said, “It’s a collaboration with some classes as well as some teachers and it’s basically a practice evening for the kids ...

Media center to host 9/11 event, SilverHounds meeting

Media center to host 9/11 event, SilverHounds meeting

Karen Zhang

January 22, 2019

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center will host a 9/11 interactive event during B3 and B4 on Jan. 25 and G1 on Jan. 28. “The (event) is basically very interactive lessons. For example, it all centers around ‘102 Minutes,’ which is a book ...

Media center to host SilverHounds meeting, prepare for finals week

Media center to host SilverHounds meeting, prepare for finals week

Karen Zhang

December 4, 2018

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center will host a SilverHounds meeting over the book Delicious on Friday as well as begin to prepare for finals week. Ramos said, “I did a little something and so everyone can bring a dish that represents their f...

Media center reflects on WW1 exhibit, prepares for finals week

Media center reflects on WW1 exhibit, prepares for finals week

Karen Zhang

November 14, 2018

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center is reflecting on the successful WW1 exhibit it displayed last week. “I think it was extremely successful. We had hundreds of students at times…and the veterans got to see it after the event during SRT l...

World War I exhibit to be displayed from Nov. 4 to Nov. 11 in media center

World War I exhibit to be displayed from Nov. 4 to Nov. 11 in media center

Karen Zhang

October 2, 2018

From Nov. 4 to Nov. 11, the media center will host two gallery walks. The first gallery walk will be a World War I exhibit in partnership with the U.S. History classes, according to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications. Ramos said, “It will also be with the art department...We’ll...

Media center to prepare for smart device event

Media center to prepare for smart device event

Karen Zhang

September 10, 2018

According to Terri Ramos, department chairperson for media and communications, the media center is preparing for it’s upcoming event in partnership with the Carmel Clay Public Library (CCPL) for Digital Citizens Week. “This week is Digital Citizens Week,” Ramos said. “It’s about smart living ...