Tag Archives: Joyce Doherty

CHS welcomes new staff members across departments

Joe McCarty Joe McCarty is among the four new staff members and will be serving as a history teacher for CHS. McCarty is originally from Chadron, Nebraska, and was a…

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…

Film making on the Monterey Peninsula over the years

For the past century, the scenery and beauty of the Monterey Peninsula have lured many filmmakers and their movie making magic. Classics such as “Play Misty for Me” and “A…

CHS Model U.N. debates at Berkeley conference

The Carmel High Model United Nations team learned the meaning and importance of resolution last weekend, while representing Austria at the 64th annual session of the Berkeley Model U.N. conference,…

Inside the eerie creature that prowls Room 20

From the deep and dark horrors of Room 20 lurks the mysterious Mr. Silva. Rumors depict him as the destroyer of hopes and dreams, making torture a reality. But do…

U.S. falling behind in foreign language requirements

Parlez-vous Français? Sprechen sie Deutsch? Habla Español? あなたは日本語を話せますか? Parli italiano? 你会说中文吗? Do you speak English? To some, these phrases may be complete gibberish; however, this may not be the case…

Hollywood stars on peninsula for newest HBO series

Hollywood stars, Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon began filming the new HBO miniseries, “Big Little Lies” in late January 2016 with scenes taking place in nearby locations including Carmel Highlands,…

Where have all the electives gone?

Imagine waking up early to go dive in the ocean and study under the sea. That was normal for students in science teacher Mike Guardino’s Subtidal Marine Research class, where…

The fast-paced, adventurous path: Committed sophomore mountain biker blazes trails

“I was riding down a sketchy descent and went into a rocky section,” sophomore Mallory Roberts explains. “Then all of a sudden my front tire got stuck in a water…

CHS mock trial strikes back at Empire Competition

During late November, the Carmel High School mock trial team dominated at the Empire Competition in San Francisco, an international tournament of 22 teams, where Carmel took second place. Both…