Tag Archives: Joyce Doherty

Is it time that the Padre retires from its mascot duties?

By: JOYCE DOHERTY A padre is a Christian clergyman, especially of Spanish or Portuguese roots. Then why is it that at every sporting event chants of “Let’s go, Padres!” can…

Changing climate poses grim consequences locally

By: JOYCE DOHERTY “Every year, you’re seeing the warmest year on record,” says AP Environmental Science teacher Jason Maas-Baldwin. “And the warmer it gets, the more severe effects it will…

Carmel Pops concert to feature CHS orchestra and local performers

By: JOYCE DOHERTY The arts have a longstanding tradition in the Carmel area and in the upcoming Carmel Pops performance, a showcase of music, theater and dance, local groups including…

About Valarie Seita

By: JOYCE DOHERTY Valarie Seita, Carmel High School’s new librarian, has already made a splash by helping bring new ideas to life, both in the library and in the classroom….

Returning home, CHS students recount their adventures abroad

Last school year, three CHS sophomore girls—Azul Gabrielson, Nelly Kohlgruber and Stella Robertson—individually went abroad to France and Germany and are now back as juniors in the United States. While…

Shift in CHS musical ‘Spamalot’ alleviates drama for performing arts

Unlike the past seven musical productions performed at CHS, this year’s “Spamalot,” a musical version of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” is set to open the last weekend of…

Majority of CHS students reports cheating via technology

As cell phones have become an increasingly common fixture of everyday life, the devices have also become a tool for academic dishonesty. A significant number of Carmel High School students…

CHS bids a warm farewell to four retirees

As the year comes to a close, Carmel High School says goodbye to this year’s retiring staff, including counselor Jennifer Goodbody librarian Elena Loomis and school nurse Susan Pierszalowski, who…

The tenure controversy: Teachers examine pros cons of security

“Who else has the requirement to regularly assess people as teachers do?” Carmel High School social studies teacher Bill Schrier asks. “There is a constant and frequent need to grade…

Constitution changes allow more students to run for ASB president

The Associated Student Body voted March 8 to amend its constitution on changing the requirements to run for ASB president and adding an official student position for lunchtime activities commissioner….