Category Archives: News

Community college vs. university by the numbers

By: SCOTT MCMAHON $130,000 is a lot of money. With that sum, someone could buy a 2017 Jaguar F-type sports car, a Samsung 105-inch Ultra-HD home theater, a week’s worth…

Investigation into school start time, scheduling continues

By: TAYLOR DESMOND During bimonthly topic team meetings over the past year, teachers and faculty of Carmel High School have gathered to discuss various ideas, one of which is the…

Thirst Gala raises funds for building wells in Swaziland

By: AVA CRAWFORD In order to provide clean drinking water to people without access, Carmel High School’s This Club Saves Lives raised $3,000 for the Thirst Project to build wells…

Success of Family House’s toiletry drive dwindles

By: JULIA SUDOL This Club Saves Lives, a philanthropic club at Carmel High School, hosted Family House’s second toiletry drive during the two weeks before October break, though its success…

Pesticide regulations limit options to halt ant march

By: PRISICILLA CABALLERO Although Carmel High School’s ant infestation has become worse over the years, there are harmless alternatives on how to treat the problem. “All school sites are regulated…

Olivia Myers: A role model for everyone

By: NIKI PANAHIZADEH Her platinum blond hair drifts though the wind as she slowly walks through the hallways of Carmel High School and greets everyone with a smile. Senior Olivia…

Sexually active teenagers put themselves at risk due to apathy and negligence

By: BECCA GOREN “There was no question about it. I was going to do it, and I wasn’t going to tell my boyfriend. In fact, I wasn’t going to tell…

Carmel players unfazed by national anthem protests

By: IAN GEERTSEN Among the many controversies of 2017, one of the most prevalent, and possibly most surprising, is the national anthem protesting. What started with one player has turned…

Sports boosters president steps up to the plate

By: NINA PATEL After starting the current school year without an Athletics Boosters president, several functions of the board have changed, but things are returning to normal now that new…

Popular substitute teacher motivated by life in education

By: ARCHER MICHAELS   Throughout Carmel High School and Carmel Middle, there are legends about the best substitute teacher in the district. They call him “Sub’ Alan,” or as he…