Tag Archives: Megan Holett

Swim and dive finish more than just champions

After a season of carrying an undefeated title, Carmel High’s girls’ and boys’ swimming and diving teams mounted the Mission Trail Athletic League meet starting blocks as champions on May…

Why our public schools need free speech restrictions

In light of the recent University of Oklahoma fraternity chant scandal and the University of California Irvine flag ban controversy, many are asking: How much freedom of speech do students…

Choirs unite for district-wide music event

The Carmel Unified School District’s annual Choral Festival, a night when all the district choral classes collaborate for one concert, drew in a full house on March 3 at the…

Cafeterias start compost program, halt plastic sales

In recent weeks, CUSD’s cafeterias have taken a huge step towards reducing waste and becoming more environmentally friendly by implementing a new composting system and halting plastic bottled water sales….

What your Valentine gift means for your relationship

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s that time of year again when you see dozens of flowers and sugary red heart lollipops everywhere you look. Some of you go-getters out there might…

Girls’ swimming welcomes coach Pam Stachelek

With the 2015 spring athletic season kicking into gear and the retirement of Di Whitesides, Carmel’s girls’ coach for the past 20 years, swimmers are welcoming Pam Stachelek, a lifelong…

VAPA show rewarding challenge for collaborators

Carmel High’s annual Visual and Performing Arts Show, commonly known as the VAPA show, took place Thursday evening, and though most of the attention goes to the stage, many students…

College students share Common Application advice

With private university application deadlines right around the corner, Carmel High graduates have stopped by to share some advice and encourage students who are stressed out over the Common App…

Seniors eligible to vote not seen at mid-term polls

In the recent midterm elections on Nov. 4, a small amount of CHS 18-year-olds were found at the polls. In a survey of 143 students in senior social studies classes,…

Swift shakes criticism off with new album

From her dramatic change in fashion taste to her short-bobbed hair, it is evident that Taylor Swift has transformed her image—and her new album, 1989, is no exception. Swift, the…