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International exchange students make most of experience

Carmel High School’s student body has been joined by three foreign exchange students, girls from around the world here now for anywhere from a half semester to a full year….

Singer-Songwriters’ Guild provides creative outlet for musicians

“The first time was a little nerve-racking,” says senior Kean Grych, president of the Singer-Songwriters’ Guild. Marc Stafford, the club’s adviser, says the goal of the Singer-Songwriters’ Guild is to…

Language-lovers unite within Slam Poetry club

Slam Poetry, a novel club at Carmel High School, invites all students to share their poems through captivating verbal performances. Having held only one meeting so far, the club presidents…

Thoughtful Book members aim for deeper conversation through curious questions

If you could send one message to the world, what would you say? In the Thoughtful Book Club, you might find yourself looking for a deeper answer to questions like…

Creative writers prove writing not a chore in innovative club

Amid the hustle and bustle of math homework, AP World History essay rewrites and lit blogs, a committed group of students engage in eager discussion regarding their latest short story,…

Environmentalists strive for biodiversity on campus

Addressing environmental action is something that people are always thriving to do. The CHS Environmental Club successfully motivates teens to take part in environmental recognition. Environmental Club spreads awareness about…

Tech-savvy teens help seniors with valuable skills

Have you ever been asked for help by a grandparent or parent with a tech problem, only to realize how behind the times your relative really is? Wired for Connections,…

Amnesty International fighting abuses, one petition at a time

Despite being in exile for three years, Edward Snowden has been brought back into the news for his whistleblowing of U.S. surveillance tactics, and Amnesty International has been petitioning for…

Teens work together for campus diversity

Situated in a secluded corner of Carmel High lies the Diversity Club, the meeting place of students who wish to cultivate a greater spirit of diversity within the school’s social…

Key Club unlocks doors to exciting opportunities

No, Key Club isn’t a club centered around literal keys, but rather one focused on giving back to the community through volunteering, such as the club’s prospective trip to Guatemala…