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Senate prepares for annual elections, spring blood drive

Beats May 6, 2013

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, most senators are currently preparing for their reelection for the 2013-14 school year. “(Senate is) working on elections, coordinating the elections...

I think I’ll go to Boston. What can we learn from the most recent national tragedy?

I think I’ll go to Boston. What can we learn from the most recent national tragedy?

perspectives April 25, 2013

Last week, our nation shook in fear and anger as two young men wreaked senseless violence throughout Boston. Even now, exact details are still hazy; it will take weeks for this topic to fade from the national...

Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz helps organize a breakfast for cafeteria workers. According to Foutz, acts of appreciation like these have been a CHS tradition for at least 13 years. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate works on Brain Game competition, plans future spring activities

Beats March 13, 2013

With SRT classes in this school currently competing in the school-wide Brain Game competition, Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz said she thinks it’s going well so far. “There were a couple of issues...

Senate announces start to annual Brain Game competition

Beats February 19, 2013

On Feb. 26, the first round of the Senate-sponsored, school-wide Brain Game tournament will occur. According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, this event has been a CHS tradition for at least 20 years. The...

Senator and sophomore Christian Farag and senator and senior Charlie Walker count the profit generated by the Neon Dance. According to Walker, chairperson of the event, Senate raised $724 for melanoma research. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate looks forward to Brain Game, counselor appreciation week

Beats January 29, 2013

With second semester fully underway, senators at this school are planning the annual, school-wide Brain Game tournament and counselor appreciation week. “Brain Game will be starting probably in...

Morgan Montgomery, sophomore senator and Care to Share sophomore committee chair, prepares a “Secret Santa” wish list in the Senate SRT. Montgomery said she would encourage ambivalent students to think about where the money from Care to Share is going. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate prepares for Care to Share collection dates

Beats November 29, 2012

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, senators have been preparing for Care to Share collection dates on Nov. 30 and Dec. 4. “From our end, I think things are going well,” she said. “The...

James Holland, Care to Share committee co-chair and sophomore, discusses Care to Share with a fellow senator in SRT. Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz said this holiday-oriented event is one of the most meaningful things senators do each year. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate begins annual Care to Share program

Beats November 5, 2012

According to sponsor Michelle Foutz, Senate has just started its holiday-oriented Care to Share program, which is affiliated with the United Way of Central Indiana’s United Christmas Service Program. Foutz...

Student body president Chris Johnson and senior and senator Race Johnson work during SRT. According to Chris, senators have been coordinating appreciation weeks. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate spearheads various appreciation weeks

Beats October 14, 2012

According to Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz, senators have been busy planning appreciation weeks for custodians, bus drivers and administrators. “We recognize the different groups in this school...

SANTA’S LITTLE HELPER:  Senator and senior Race Johnson prepares signs for the annual Homecoming queen float. According to Johnson, he is looking forward to “riding the fire truck in the parade” as a CHS football player. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate makes final Homecoming preparations

Beats September 20, 2012

As the annual Homecoming parade nears, senators have been actively working to make sure the spirited week runs smoothly. “Everyone’s been helping out. Things have been a little chaotic, but we’re...

Senate sponsor Michelle Foutz reviews a sign-up sheet for the blood drive. According to student body president Chris Johnson, students can sign up for Senate’s spring blood drive. MELINDA SONG / PHOTO

Senate plans fall blood drive, Homecoming activities

Beats September 4, 2012

The Senate is preparing for the blood drive on Sept. 7. “We’ve still got some openings that we’re trying to fill this week, so we’re getting close to ready for that,” Senate sponsor Michelle...

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