Monthly Archives: February 2013

SAT, ACT prep tools varied, but readily available

Just as the spring semester brings baseball and Advanced Placement testing, the time for juniors to start thinking about college plans and testing requirements is upon Carmel High as well….

U.N. club sets sights on spring regional conferences

Have you ever wanted to experience creating peace between countries like the United Nations does? Well, Model United Nations does just that. Carmel High’s Model U.N. club will be participating…

Senior finds passion and opportunity in dance

As he leaps and pirouettes across the stage, many people don’t realize how much has changed over the past few years for Carmel High senior Dominik Haws. With a widespread…

Just how stupid can social networking posts be?

We all know that person on Facebook or Instagram whose recent posts have you thinking to yourself, “That’s stupid!” or “Nobody cares!” Here in the 21st century, the world of…

CDC warns U.S. will witness record flue season

It seems that the flu is always on the front page or the top story on the news. As a result, many don’t take warnings about the flu seriously.  However,…

Months after Hurricane Sandy, N.J. still struggles

As a bicoastal high school student I travel back and forth between California and New Jersey frequently. Growing up, I spent many summers at the beach town of Margate, N.J.,…

Lunch Bunch offers companionship and confidence

“Corvette!” shouts sophomore Chris Penovatz as he selects a red card from the Apples to Apples pile, choosing a motor vehicle as his favorite pick. Other students surround him, and…

How to dodge a few arrows this Valentine’s Day

Do insist on finding company. Find your other tear-stained, heartbreakingly single friends wearing chocolate-covered shirts, and get together for a small pity party in the cold, lonely basement of someone’s…

Redfield wins CHS’ inaugural Poetry Out Loud title

Poetry Out Loud, a national poem recitation contest, began its first year at CarmelHigh School last week, as four CHS students battled it out to become the school’s winner. With…

Why it’s hard to love Valentine’s Day schtick

Every 14th of February, people find themselves subjected to colorful, sugary, sickeningly romantic store displays and a seemingly endless supply of happy couples dying to express their love, as if…