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Superintendent in the midst of a “listening tour”, excited for CHS’ future

Carmel Clay Schools Superintendent, Michael Beresford prepares for the upcoming school year. Beresford has been very impressed by the high level of professionalism at CHS.

Misha Rekhter

September 10, 2018

The new Carmel Clay Schools district superintendent, Michael Beresford, is visiting schools around the district in order to gain a better understanding of how things are run. According to Beresford, he has a lot to learn from Carmel Clay schools and does not want to interfere with the tradition of excellenc...

Canine Comfort: CHS students, staff should recognize immense benefits of dog companionship therapy

Canine Comfort: CHS students, staff should recognize immense benefits of dog companionship therapy

Misha Rekhter

August 14, 2018

My life changed forever when my furry friend, Bernie, entered my life. His presence completely altered the entire dynamic of my household. From neverending playtime to countless walks and games  of fetch, Bernie gives and needs constant love and attention. With National Dog Day approaching rapidly ...

Trouble in Paradise: “The Bachelor,” “The Bachelorette” set bad examples of relationships for CHS students

Trouble in Paradise:

Misha Rekhter

February 23, 2018

Creating entertaining content is the goal of all reality television shows, but at what cost? The fundamental idea behind shows such as “The Bachelor,” and its subsequent spin offs (like “Bachelor in Paradise” and “The Bachelor Winter Games,” which premiered Feb. 13, along with podcasts by vario...

Tighter Leash: CHS students should consider stricter gun control laws

Tighter Leash: CHS students should consider stricter gun control laws

Misha Rekhter, Perspectives Editor

December 14, 2017

As an American citizen, I recognize the inherent freedom to protect oneself that all Americans possess. It is this freedom which has prompted the stockpile of weaponry in American homes; gun owners endlessly cite the Second Amendment as justification for the possession of these firearms. However, in...

Pizza Purists. Students should consider expanding their pizza topping selection

Pizza Purists. Students should consider  expanding their pizza topping selection

Misha Rekhter, Perspectives Editor

November 17, 2017

Cheese is the only flavor that will please everyone for sure.” “But cheese is so boring… can we please get some other toppings?” “Fine we can get pepperoni, but that’s it.” I’m frustrated; I’m mad. This type of scenario unfolds basically every time my friends and family place a pizza...

Taking A Knee. Students should reflect on the true reason behind the protests

Taking A Knee. Students should reflect on the  true reason behind the protests

Misha Rekhter, Perspectives Editor

October 26, 2017

When I discuss the recent anthem protests by NFL players over the past few weeks, I want to acknowledge that while I may think I “get it,” I can never fully understand the foundation and necessity of the protests. After all, I am a white male, and “white privilege” is still very much a real phenomenon...

Qdoba’s Queso Advantage. Qdoba should continue to establish itself atop the Tex-Mex hierarchy

Qdoba's Queso Advantage. Qdoba should continue to establish itself atop the Tex-Mex hierarchy

Misha Rekhter, Perspectives Editor

September 21, 2017

As Tex-mex chains have flooded into the general public, one of the giants in the industry, Chipotle, has long been considered the standard-bearer of the fast-casual industry. Yet lost in the success of Chipotle is the quality of its competitors in the Tex-mex realm. Moe’s Southwest Grill has stolen away custo...