Tag Archives: Edie Ellison

Sandpiper alum writes his way to Georgetown, Columbia

It’s not every day that one can turn on the television and see a Carmel High grad on CNN, debating the impact Monica Lewinsky could have on the 2016 presidential…

CHS students dish about experiences in local work force

“Seeing what is believed to be unseen.” That’s the motto of Visual Aura, a local clothing brand started by senior A.J. Kahn and sophomore Richard Stilwell, who started selling their…

Substitute shortage causes chaos for CHS staff

There is currently a shortage of substitute teachers available at CHS, leaving office staff occasionally in a scramble and sometimes requiring certificated teachers to cover for other classes. The high…

Carmel High reexamines impact of security cameras

Across the nation, high school security is increasing. According to the Institute of Education Sciences, during the 2009-10 school year 84 percent of high schools across the nation used security…

Sophomore Crist follows his passion to Tahoe slopes

Students everywhere cannot wait for December or February break, when they head up to the snow to ski or snowboard. But for CHS sophomore Spencer Crist, skiing is not just…

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Community unites to support local fire victims

After the 900-acre Pfeiffer Fire destroyed 34 homes in Big Sur, people around the Monterey Peninsula have come together to help victims, including some CHS students, recover after losing nearly…

‘Project Runway’ spin-off does not ‘make it work’

I will admit I watch “Project Runway.” Since I don’t binge-watch far worse shows such as “Jersey Shore” or “Keeping up with the Kardashians,” I am not embarrassed to say…

Financial education lacking in California

If you had a savings account at a bank, which of the following would be correct concerning the interest that you would earn on this account? a) Sales tax may…

Multi-talented senior plans to pursue music in college

Senior year is typically that time when students slack off, ditch school and live for their free seventh period. But not Aaron Dally. Involved in music, sports, Boy Scouts and…

ACT, SAT security measures fail to deter cheating

35 Long Island teenagers were arrested in 2012 for being a part of a huge SAT and ACT cheating scandal, where some students paid others to take the exam for…