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TEDx postpones speaker auditions

TEDx postpones speaker auditions

Rhea Acharya

October 11, 2019

According to Sarah Konrad, Design Head and junior, the TEDx leadership team postponed the speaker auditions that were scheduled for Oct. 3 to a later date that is not scheduled yet due to conflicts with the original date.    At the auditions, students will present their proposed TED tal...

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 16

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 16

Rhea Acharya

September 14, 2019

  According to Isma Rehman, TEDx president and sophomore, the club’s first meeting of this school year is on Sept. 16 in Room E235 after school. This will be Rehman’s first meeting as president of the club.   She said, “Our original plan (for the meeting) was a PowerPoint presentation, but...

TEDx changes room for meetings

TEDx changes room for meetings

Rhea Acharya

February 8, 2019

Following its conference in December on the theme “In a New Light,” the TEDx club switched sponsors from social studies teacher Allison Hargrove to social studies teachers Allen Wheeler and Michael O’Toole, so its meetings no longer take place in the same room. Instead of in Hargrove’s room, Roo...

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

TEDx transitions to new co-sponsors

Rhea Acharya

January 21, 2019

The TEDx conference in December marked the end of social studies teacher Allison Hargrove’s time as TEDx sponsor; starting this semester, social studies teachers Michael O’Toole and Allen Wheeler will lead the club as co-sponsors. O’Toole said, “I became interested in the club last year. So, I...

TEDx gears up for conference on Dec. 1

TEDx gears up for conference on Dec. 1

Rhea Acharya

November 29, 2018

TEDx is hosting its next conference on Dec. 1 from 1 to 6 p.m. in the Studio Theater. All the speakers will deliver their take on the conference’s central theme, “In a New Light." Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, said this conference is special for her because it will be her last one with the...

TEDx to host event on Nov. 4 for conference speakers

TEDx to host event on Nov. 4 for conference speakers

Rhea Acharya

November 8, 2018

According to Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, the club will host an event on Nov. 4 to help prepare speakers for the club’s upcoming conference scheduled for Dec. 1. The speakers’ event, which is only for those who will be speaking at the conference and members of the club’s speakers’ comm...

TEDx to design new logo for December conference

TEDx to design new logo for December conference

Rhea Acharya

November 1, 2018

As TEDx has finalized its speakers for its Dec. 1 conference, members of the club are deciding on more details for the conference, such as what the conference logo will be. Ally Eaton, TEDx Event Planning committee head and senior, said, “It’s not really a logo, but we have a main picture for each of...

Students audition on Oct. 2 for next TEDx conference

Students audition on Oct. 2 for next TEDx conference

Rhea Acharya

September 30, 2018

As the club’s initial call-out meeting has passed, TEDx members are now looking to secure speakers for their upcoming conference. The auditions for those interested in delivering a TED Talk at the conference will occur on Oct. 2 during SRT in the media center. The speakers will audition by delivering t...

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 10

TEDx to host call-out meeting on Sept. 10

Rhea Acharya

September 7, 2018

TEDx plans to start off its school year and attract new members with a call-out meeting on Sept. 10 in Room E238. Selin Oh, TEDx president and senior, said, “[The returning members] will just be going over what TED is as well as introducing the new club members.” According to Alyssa “Ally” Eato...

TEDx decides leadership positions for next year

TEDx decides leadership positions for next year

May 16, 2018

As the school year comes to an end, TEDx is in the midst of deciding leadership positions for next year. According to Selin Oh, TEDx Speakers Committee Head and junior, the club has multiple positions open, including overall president and committee heads, as many of the group’s leaders this year were ...

TEDx to hold conference on March 24

TEDx to hold conference on March 24

March 20, 2018

TEDx is hosting its mini-conference on March 24 at the Carmel Clay Public Library from 2 to 3 p.m. Each speaker at the mini-conference will discuss their take on the mini-conference’s central theme, “In A New Light." In regards to the importance of the theme, Allison Hargrove, TEDx sponsor and...

Policing Policies: Students reflect on the challenges and strengths of new poster policy

Policing Policies: Students reflect on the challenges  and strengths of new poster policy

Adhi Ramkumar, Entertainment Copy Editor

February 23, 2017

According to the center for Public Education, students’ freedom of speech at school has been a conflicting issue throughout the United States’ history. The recurrence of this conflict has resulted in a recent update to CHS’s poster policy to delineate students’ freedom of expression. (See “Poster Premise” at ...