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A woman holds her phone, taking a photo of a protest on June 1. The protest was led by sophomore Klay Gabriel, she said it was the first event she ever organized.

Nurses, economists, student workers, activists, family members review 2020, pandemic effects

Cady Armstrong and Christian Ledbetter December 17, 2020

    Editor’s Note: This issue’s Cover Story is a compilation of follow-ups on previous stories related to the COVID-19 pandemic that were published by the HiLite staff in 2020. Scan the...

Junior Audrey Satchivi and her mom Marie Satchivi talk before the start of the school day. Audrey said she believes that by being the daughter of a teacher at CHS makes all the teacher union protests more personal.

Strike Back: Educational expert, students discuss teacher protests, future of education system

Angela Qian May 18, 2018

On Feb. 9, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced that there were seven major work stoppages involving 1,000 or more workers in 2017, the second lowest number on record, and none of which included teachers....

Zoe Koniaris (third from right), CHS Action Together Club co-president and sophomore, participates in the Jan. 21 Women’s March.

The Future Is Female

Da-Hyun Hong and Riya Chinni February 23, 2018

Bryn Walker, vice president of CHS Democrats Club and senior, said she strongly believes in equality for all; however, although she said she thinks society has made progress in addressing discrimination,...

On Jan. 29, junior Alexis O’Brien went to a Trump protest at the Indianapolis International Airport to protest against the president’s executive order to temporarily ban immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries. O’Brien made a sign saying “We Love You,” in Arabic, French and English. She said that she doesn’t support Trump’s order because not all immigrants are terrorists and because the issue blocked some Americans who were returning back to the US from one of those countries.

Students at CHS disagree with Trump’s former executive order

Allison Li, Beats Editor February 21, 2017

Junior Alexis O’Brien   Did you agree with Trump’s decision? Can you see where he’s coming from? Not at all. I don't agree with Trump’s policies. I agree that vetting could be...

Rage Against the Machine. Students should think rationally about results of the election.

Rage Against the Machine. Students should think rationally about results of the election.

Shiva Vallabhaneni, Managing Editor December 12, 2016

A time of year where we should be united, we are divided. After witnessing the aftermath of the 2016 election, the riots as well as the peaceful protests. It struck me how divided the country really was...

Please Stand. Protest not always appropriate in all situations

Please Stand. Protest not always appropriate in all situations

Misha Rekhter, Reporter October 13, 2016

Recently, it has become popular among athletes to silently protest during the national anthem. These athletes, such as 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, have been using the national anthem, which is...

CHS students show support for Palestine, Israel through demonstrations

CHS students show support for Palestine, Israel through demonstrations

Beats November 21, 2012

As the conflict between Israel and Gaza continues, students here are showing support for respective sides by participating in protests and demonstrations. Senior Leena Basha showed her support for...

Several students from CHS counter-protested a rally held by the Westboro Baptist Church on Feb. 5 at the Carmel Lutheran Church. According to the Westboro Baptist Church's website, the protest was aimed at the

Students participate in Westboro Baptist Church counter-protest on Feb. 5

photo February 5, 2012

Several students from CHS counter-protested a rally held by the Westboro Baptist Church on Feb. 5 at the Carmel Lutheran Church. According to the Westboro Baptist Church's website, the protest was aimed...

Not so far from home

feature March 1, 2011

Turmoil in Egypt affects students at this school By Victor Xu <[email protected]> After the outbreak of the demonstrations in Egypt agitating for a new government, senior Crestin Andrews said...

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