Monthly Archives: April 2016

Calif. bill constricts next era of smokers

“From my own experience and from what I know, most people who are underage just talk to people who are 18 or over 18 and they will usually hook you…

Committee works to make Sober Grad reality

This spring, CHS students and parents have come together to create the fundraising efforts necessary for Sober Grad Night to be a success for this year’s graduating seniors. This has…

Terms of service contain unpredictable wildcards

In 2004, a software company called PC Pitstop promised to award $1,000 to the first user who read their entire terms of service. One man actually read the terms of…

4 tips to an A: Students sound off on study secrets

When asked how he studies for tests, junior Justin Rauh replies, “I don’t.” However, most of us mortals need to study for tests in order to do well. While interviewing…

Procrastination increasing among students

It’s late Sunday night and your 20-page essay for your English class is due within a few hours. You are drinking coffee and energy drinks like an addict, and you…

Daylight saving- time to make the change

Now that we have adjusted our clocks and gotten used to the glorious sunlight, I think it’s time we take a logical look at the most illogical societal tradition we…

Why I like my dumb phone

“You have a flip phone?” It is a question I get asked more often than not. The answer I proudly give is, “Yes, I have a flip phone, and I…

Senior Chromebooks to be given new life at CMS

Three years ago CHS began a program that has become a key part of academics at the school. As the school began to integrate greater use of technology into curriculum,…

New bacteria may provide solution to plastic pollution

A team of Japanese scientists at the Kyoto Institute of Technology recently discovered a strain of bacteria that has the capability to decompose certain types of plastic in six weeks,…

Carmel High pit orchestra brings musicals to life

“Can’t you hear it?” Senior Kent Burns tilts his head, listening. There is a surge in the music. “It’s all around me, like a beautiful pink sky.” In this scene…