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Shop Before You Drop: Students should have time at the beginning of the school year to see if they like scheduled electives

Riya Chinni

August 13, 2019

If you were to walk among the campuses of Brown or Harvard University during the first week of school, you would see students flitting in and out of a myriad of classes, sampling courses which are offered at the schools. While this may seem unconventional, this activity is known as a “shopping period”...

Carmel Electric Ensemble chooses new music in preparation for the spring concert

Carmel Electric Ensemble chooses new music in preparation for the spring concert

Kiersten Riedford

April 15, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble has changed its setlist from what they had previously prepared for the winter concert. After returning from an extended break from the club, the ensemble members have begun to rehearse more often during their SRT time slots. The previous rehearsals in April allow the group to c...

Greyhound Connections plans to host new student breakfast on April 17

Greyhound Connections plans to host new student breakfast on April 17

Armaan Goel

March 22, 2019

Greyhound Connections, a club helping sophomores, juniors and seniors new to CHS adjust to the school, plans to host a new student breakfast on April 17. “We are also planning a breakfast for new students and their teachers that we are going to do on April 17 during the Late Start,” Sloan Belve...

Carmel Electric Ensemble to meet on March 18

Kiersten Riedford

March 22, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble is to meet on March 18 during SRT. The ensemble members are starting to regroup from an extended break, their last meeting was Feb. 22, and they have chosen a new setlist for their upcoming concert in April. Club sponsor Elisabeth Ohly-Davis said, “It’s not official...

Intramurals playoffs scheduled for March 22

Intramurals playoffs scheduled for March 22

Uma Kandallu

March 22, 2019

With the season coming to an end, Intramurals will have its playoffs during SRT on March 22. It is open to all students and staff. Tickets cost $1 and all proceeds go to Riley Children’s Hospital. Intramurals’ ninth night of games was on March 11. The 10th night will occur on March 12. Intramural...

K-8 Mentors continue to meet with their students at Carmel elementary and middle schools

K-8 Mentors continue to meet with their students at Carmel elementary and middle schools

Michelle Hong

February 27, 2019

According to mentor and senior Cameron Clark, the K-8 mentors are continuing to meet with their assigned students every Gold Day during SRT. He said, "I joined the program because I’ve done a lot of work with like peer-facilitation and with special needs kids, like being able to help and mentor people....

The Carmel Electric Ensemble has a rehearsal date set for Feb. 22 in SRT

Kiersten Riedford

February 26, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble will meet during SRT on Feb. 22. Jiwon Yu, club president and junior, said, “There has been a lot going on for a large portion of us, but I feel that the group meeting will be a great benefit to us as we work towards the concert.” Yu and club sponsor Elisabeth Ohly...

Carmel Electric Ensemble to have second-semester rehearsals in SRT only

Kiersten Riedford

February 5, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble will meet in SRT for all future scheduled rehearsals in the second semester. Throughout the first semester the club members decided to meet both after school and during SRT, but now Jiwon Yu, club president and junior, has chosen to alter the rehearsals to take place in S...

Senate to plan Brain Game, new changes

Senate to plan Brain Game, new changes

Heidi Peng

January 31, 2019

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate is currently planning for the annual Brain Game competition. Hari Patel, senate member, Brain Game coordinator and junior, said Brain Game is similar to Quizbowl, as teams of four students compete in a trivia competition. Fur...

Evan Kenyon, winner of Congressional App Challenge, Code for Change officer and senior, develops SRT pass app

Evan Kenyon, winner of Congressional App Challenge,  Code for Change officer and senior, develops SRT pass app

Lillian He

January 24, 2019

How did you get involved with coding? It started a long time ago. My dad has always been interested in it, and in elementary school I got a book (about) really basic coding because I was fascinated with the way computers worked and I knew I wanted to change the way they worked and just make progra...

Senate to organize Winter Dance, plan Brain Game

Senate to organize Winter Dance, plan Brain Game

Heidi Peng

January 17, 2019

According to Michelle Foutz, Senate sponsor and social studies teacher, Senate is currently working through all the logistics for the upcoming Winter Dance that will occur during the last weekend of January. Foutz said, “They’re working on making tickets right now and getting the DJ… Most of the...

DECA members to compete at district competition on Jan 12

DECA members to compete at district competition on Jan 12

Natalie Khamis

January 12, 2019

On Jan. 12, DECA members signed up in a roleplay cluster will compete at the district-level competition at CHS — the first competition of the season. Students will perform their roleplays in classrooms located in the business and English departments. Laura Cardamon, DECA co-sponsor and business teacher, said ...