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Science department starts off new school year with new teachers, new class

Science department starts off new school year with new teachers, new class

Selena Qian, Acumen editor

August 25, 2016


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

According to the department chairperson Jennifer Marlow, the science department will have its next meeting Sept. 13 after school. At the beginning of the school year, Marlow said, the department is very busy, as they are still working to readjust and get into a rhythm, especially with the changes. “Most...

In order to uphold last year’s tradition, House of Books members plan to hand out books on April 10

In order to uphold last year’s tradition, House of Books members plan to hand out books on April 10

News

March 18, 2016


Filed under NEWS, Print, Recent Updates

House of Books members will set up a stand at the Carmel Clay Public Library on April 10, where they will pass out books to people who walk by. Club members have reached out to many publishers and book distributors to receive book donations. They have also raised money since the fall of last year for...

Science department to send students to competitions, adjust to new teacher

Science department to send students to competitions, adjust to new teacher

Beats

November 13, 2015


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The science department will meet in Room B211 after school Nov. 10, according to department chairperson Jennifer Marlow. She said the department will look at different types of assessments. “We have groups of teachers looking at alternative assessments, we have groups of teachers looking at sta...

Science department to send students to Indiana Junior Academy of Science competition, new class a success

Science department to send students to Indiana Junior Academy of Science competition, new class a success

Beats

September 8, 2015


Filed under School Updates

According to science department chairperson Jennifer Marlow, the first big event in the department is the Indiana Junior Academy of Science competition. She said it will be in Bloomington at Indiana University on Nov. 13. Marlow also said students who wish to sign up should see her by Oct. 5. “Ther...

The Team’s Dream

The Team’s Dream

sports

August 11, 2015


Filed under Recent Sports

Last March, former Head Coach Kevin Wright resigned to take up the same position at IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL, according to Athletics Director Jim Inskeep. Inskeep said Wright had been contacted by IMG a few weeks prior to his official resignation on March 29 and decided to take the new position after...

Fashion has become increasingly accessible and apparent, influencing many aspects of everyday life

Fashion has become increasingly accessible and apparent, influencing many aspects of everyday life

Beats

August 10, 2015


Filed under Cover Story, Print, Top Story

When senior Audrey Johns joined the Brass Plum Fashion Board at Nordstrom in July 2014, she became a part of the multitrillion-dollar global industry that fashion has grown into. According to the Joint Economic Committee of the United States Congress, analysts say the fashion industry is valued at...

Under the Influence: Students consider impact of celebrity decisions and actions

Under the Influence: Students consider impact of celebrity decisions and actions

entertainment

May 21, 2015


Filed under FEATURE, Print

Celebrities influence many people in our generation, and according to a Newsweek poll, 77 percent of Americans believe that celebrities have too much of an influence on teenagers—particularly girls. The effect is especially evident in their appearance and attitudes. Sophomore Kathryn Wolfert said one...

Science department to meet May 12, students to take Biology I ECA

Science department to meet May 12, students to take Biology I ECA

Beats

May 7, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

According to department chairperson Jennifer Marlow, the science department has begun to wrap everything up for the end of the school year and plan for next year. Due to this, Marlow said, there are fewer events; however, one student, junior Vikas Maturi, will compete in the Intel International S...

DIY Dough-licious Pretzels

studentsection

April 23, 2015


Filed under STUDENT SECTION

With National Pretzel Day coming up this Sunday, try out this simple recipe. 1 | Put the warm water in a large bowl. Sprinkle the yeast on top. Let this stand for about five minutes, until the mixture looks frothy. If the mixture doesn’t froth up properly, either the yeast is old or the water is th...

Science department to meet April 21, botany students to go on field trip April 24

Science department to meet April 21, botany students to go on field trip April 24

Beats

April 20, 2015


Filed under NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The next science department meeting will be April 21, according to department chairperson Jennifer Marlow. “We’ll be discussing more, talking more about grading policies and coming to a consensus about (professional learning communities) with how to grade tests and what percentage should be based ...

Swapping Sister Schools

Swapping Sister Schools

studentsection

March 20, 2015


Filed under STUDENT SECTION

CHS hosts students from Seikyo Gaukuen school in a home-stay exchange program. About 30 new faces have been mingling with the more than 4,800 students here. These new students are all unique but have one common thread:  They are from our sister school, Seikyo Gaukuen School, in Kowashnagano, Japan...