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Zoe Edwards (left), Mock Trial president and senior,coverses with Natsume Wu (right). Mcok Trial member and junio, as she answers her questions about trial procedures. Edwards said a large amountof Mock Trial members are feame which may be a result of Justice Ginsburgs profound impact on young women.

Female students discuss impact Ruth Bader Ginsburg had on their lives

Kruti Subbannavar October 17, 2020

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died at age 87 on Sept.18 2020 due to complications of metastatic pancreatic cancer, leaving a significant legacy.  Kate Smith,  member of the Civics Club...

Senior Nishita Prasad writes down her to do list in a notebook to stay oranized and to make sure she gets all the points on her list done and to not stress out with all her school work and extracurriculars.

Students, admissions counselors debate the importance of extracurriculars

Kiersten Riedford August 13, 2020

When it comes to applying to college there are several important aspects, the main ones being GPAs, test scores (ACT/SAT), activities lists, letters of recommendation and personal statements. While GPAs...

The Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council (CMYC) poses for a photo after their annual Howl-o-ween fall event. Howl-o-ween, former Bow Wow Bash, is an event hosted by the council that features a doggie costume pageant as well as various activities for Carmel’s dogs and their owners to participate in.

Q&A with Mock Trial, DECA and Carmel Mayor’s Youth Council members over social distanced summer activities

Maddie Kosc June 20, 2020

CMYC, Nimish Bhat, rising senior 1. What impact did the coronavirus pandemic have on your most recent term (19-20)? "It had a lot of different impacts on the council. One main thing is the fact that...

Mock Trial to host tryouts throughout November

Ally Richey October 29, 2019

Right now Mock Trial Club is hosting meetings that consist of studying the tryout case and understanding the information. Club sponsor Robert Browning said that tryouts will continue throughout early...

Mock Trial Club holds tryouts for the 2019-2020 season

Ally Richey October 8, 2019

The Mock Trial Club call-out meeting was Oct. 8 and continues to hold tryouts on Wednesdays. Mock Trial is a team of ten students that organize a case, then throughout the second semester, the team competes...

Mock Trial Club to host call-out meeting Sept. 18

Ally Richey September 18, 2019

The Mock Trial call-out meeting will take place on Sept. 18 after school. The Mock Trial club consists of a team of ten students that come together and roleplay as attorneys, witnesses, and other...

Mock Trial sponsor Robert Browning instructs team members during a meeting. Member and sophomore Zoe Edwards (far left) and junior Max Renay-Lopes (far right) listens in. “I’m also really excited to see who else joins next year, and hope that they bring some fresh perspectives to our team next season,” Edwards said.

Mock Trial to schedule end-of-season dinner, sets sights on new season

Lin-Lin Mo May 14, 2019

According to Mock Trial sponsor Robert Browning, the team is still in the process of scheduling their end-of-season dinner, an annual tradition. He said the team is considering Boombozz Taphouse, a pizza...

Lina Waseem, Mock Trial member and junior, poses with teammate and junior Becca Counen in a courtroom during Regional. “I have loved working with everyone on the team as well as the club sponsor, Mr. Browning. I can’t wait to come back next year,” Waseem said.
Photo submitted by Lina Waseem

Mock Trial to have end-of-season dinner

Lin-Lin Mo April 24, 2019

According to Mock Trial sponsor Robert Browning, the team will have an group dinner soon to wrap up the season officially and set their sights toward next year. This is a tradition for the team, and one...

The current Mock Trial competition team poses for a picture inside the Indiana War Memorial Museum after the State Finals. Maxwell Renay-Lopes, Mock Trial member and junior, said, “I was feeling nervous to see if we won or not, and also if any of us won awards individually.”

Mock Trial wraps up season

Lin-Lin Mo March 27, 2019

The Mock Trial team finished their competition season this year, as State Finals ended March 10 with Trinity School at Greenlawn securing the State championship, according to the Indiana Bar Foundation’s...

Aiza Syed, Mock Trial member and senior, directs a witness during an afternoon practice at the Carmel Clay Public Library. “We will practice every day after school this week,” Syed said.

Mock Trial to compete at State Finals

Lin-Lin Mo March 5, 2019

The Mock Trial team will compete on March 9 and March 10 in the Indiana Bar Foundation’s Mock Trial State Finals, which will take place at the Indianapolis City-County Building, according to Robert Browning,...

Mock Trial to compete Feb. 13

Lin-Lin Mo February 15, 2019

The Mock Trial defense team will participate in their first competition of the season Feb. 13 after cancellations last month because of the harsh winter weather in Indiana. The competitors, according to...

Zoe Edwards, Mock Trial witness and sophomore, reviews judges’ comments during a practice. “I have complete confidence in my lawyers and the other defense witnesses,” Edwards said.

Mock Trial to compete Jan. 30

Lin-Lin Mo January 29, 2019

The Mock Trial defense team will compete on Jan. 30 against Sheridan High School, according to Robert Browning, coach and business teacher. This will be its last competition for January and second competition...

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