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Fighting a Language Battle: Students, staff discuss Carmel’s foreign language learning opportunities throughout high school compared to internationally

Fighting a Language Battle: Students, staff discuss Carmel’s foreign language learning opportunities throughout high school compared to internationally

Tara Kandallu, Maddie Kosc, Robbie Ge, and Raphael Li

January 24, 2019

Junior Ava Hutchison walks down the hall with purpose, but stops when she sees someone who is familiar to her, her French II teacher, Kim Manlick. Although she was planning to go class early to study, she still stops to say “Bonjour.” For Hutchison, although France has always been a passion of he...

Online Harassment? Students, staff define online harassment, reflect on its effects

Online Harassment? Students, staff define online harassment, reflect on its effects

Raphael Li

April 20, 2018

To most students, the bell at the end of fourth period signals the end of school. But, for Claire Estabrook, Instagram model and senior, it is not only the end of the school day but also the start of a time when she can focus more on her social media accounts online as a model. Estabrook is not alo...

Rejecting Reasoning: CHS discusses the reasoning behind why some people reject facts

Rejecting Reasoning: CHS discusses the reasoning behind why some people reject facts

Raphael Li

February 23, 2018

There is growing discrepancy between the beliefs of the American public compared to the scientific community. For example, according to recent studies conducted in 2016 by Pew Research Center and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), 97 percent of climate change scientists believe climate change...

Unrequited Cheer: With the coming of Lunar New Year, CHS students, staff examine potential disconnect during the holiday

Unrequited Cheer: With the coming of Lunar New Year, CHS  students, staff examine potential disconnect during the holiday

Lin-Lin Mo

January 25, 2018

Freshman Melissa Su will soon begin to rehearse for the annual Lunar New Year celebration coordinated by the Indianapolis Chinese Community Center, Inc. (ICCCI), an event that attracts more than 1,000 people from a variety of backgrounds. Lunar New Year, also known as Chinese New Year, will occur on Feb...

Students, teachers reflect on the importance of continuing one’s desire to learn

Students, teachers reflect on the  importance of continuing one’s desire to learn

entertainment

May 19, 2016

The most notable observation when describing high school students is that the large majority of their time is usually spent in traditional classrooms acquiring knowledge and learning. However, several research studies today suggest that the learning process does not simply end after high school graduation....

Election Season. Be more cognizant of your local government.

perspectives

November 14, 2014

A 1998 study by the National Constitution center reports that 59 percent of American teenagers know the names of the Three Stooges, 95 percent know the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, 75 percent know which city has the zip code 90210 and 90 percent know the star of the film “Titanic.” The same study ...

Despite recent exposure, Mormon students do not feel that they are part of mainstream society, encounter misconceptions

Despite recent exposure, Mormon students do not feel that they are part of mainstream society, encounter misconceptions

News

February 29, 2012

"Hey, where are your horns?" a voice calls out to junior Matthew “Matt” Starnes upon hearing that Starnes is a Mormon. But Starnes just smiles good-naturedly and shakes his head at the ridiculous misconception. This was not the first time Starnes had heard this, and it most likely will not be the...