The Acumen started in 2004-05 as a way to provide Carmel High School students with in-depth coverage of topical issues. Acumen is an award-winning, quarterly-released newsmagazine at Carmel High School and has covered such issues as racism, religion, technology and student health.

Staff members of the Acumen may be contacted by using their first initial and their last name appending For example, Tara Kandallu will receive mail sent to [email protected]