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Politicians, students advocate importance of teens in local politics

Volunteers for Indiana senator Victoria Swartz's congressional campaign pose with campaign signs at Spartz's campaign headquarters.
October 23, 2020

As the election gets closer, the bids for presidential candidates Donald Trump and Joe Biden come up in most everyday conversations. Debates between candidates have become heated as have debates between...

Last Man Standing

Last Man Standing
October 21, 2020

Q&A With Jenna Carter, co-founder and president of Civics Club

Jenna Carter, right, Civics Club co-president and senior, announces the results of their voter registration drive in SSRT. According to Carter, the club discussed voter registration, ideas on how to reach voters and how to present unbiased information about candidates most effectively at their Oct. 2 meeting.
October 19, 2020

Q&A With Jenna Carter, co-founder and president of the civics club and senior. What initiatives is the civics club taking this year to get people to sign up to vote? Civics Club overall is trying...

Democrats Club to meet with election candidates, begin canvassing

Club sponsor James Ziegler looks over the plans for the Democrats Club on his computer. According to Ziegler, the club has been preparing extensively prior to the Nov. 5 elections by establishing contacts with local representatives and candidates.
October 16, 2019

The Democrats club is set to meet with a candidate for the Fishers city council election on Oct. 16. According to club sponsor James Ziegler, one of the club goals this year is to work more with similar...

Students Participate in Global Climate Strike

Students Participate in Global Climate Strike
March 22, 2019

On Friday, March 15, CHS students participated in a global climate strike to protest government inaction regarding global warming and climate change. Approximately 400 students from 20 schools across the...

Superbowl Showdown: With Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3, students, staff discuss celebrity involvement in politics, fan loyalty

Inskeep talks with a caller on his radio show. Inskeep said he tries to keep a distinction between an artist’s music and their personal actions and beliefs.
January 24, 2019

The issue of celebrity politics is still at the forefront the entertainment world as the calendar flips to 2019. In the midst of another politically-charged awards season, Super Bowl LIII and its halftime...

Trumping Expectations: Students, staff compare expectations during Trump’s campaign to those now

Loncharich looks back as club members enter the room. According to Loncharich, there was a large turnout for the second meeting of the year.
October 26, 2017

Junior Sasha Matsuki said she is generally disappointed but not surprised when she sees the latest news regarding President Donald Trump and his policies. However, Matsuki said she wanted to have positive...

More than Music

Junior David Chilemba (left) and junior Rashid “RJ” Conteh (right) go over lines for a rap. They said they also try to avoid using rap to spread their political views.
May 1, 2017

The 2016 election was one of the most polarizing elections in recent years, leading all groups of people to use different platforms to discuss political ideas. From newscasters to YouTubers, intense discussions...

Future, Feminism, Fundamentalism: CHS students, teachers discuss how new TV show portrays current political and social climate

Future, Feminism, Fundamentalism: CHS students, teachers discuss how new TV  show portrays current political and social climate
April 20, 2017

On Wednesday, the television version of Margaret Atwood’s, “The Handmaid’s Tale” will premiere on Hulu. The story follows the life of a handmaid named Offred as she journeys through a dystopian...

Shades of Gray and Color. People should look beyond their points of view and hear others out.

Shades of Gray and Color. People should look beyond their points of view and hear others out.
March 17, 2017

"I would never be friends with someone who supports Donald Trump” were words I found coming out of my mouth during yet another political discussion with my friends one afternoon. My friends, a majority...

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