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Students experience disruptions from construction

Students experience disruptions from construction

Natalya Camacho, Staff Writer
March 24
Filed under Campus

The new S-wing construction has interrupted students' learning for the past few weeks. The construction of the S-wing has many excited, such as Vice Principal Grant Steunenberg. Steunenberg said, "The purpose of that building will be to provide ten new classrooms for our students, six new regular classrooms, three ...

Spring events excite students

Spring events excite students

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer
March 23
Filed under Campus

As the weather gets warmer and the end of school is nearing, more activities are being planned by ASB. With events like Gender Equality Week and Mini Madness over, Carlmont is already getting ready for fun end-of-year events. One event, in particular, that is coming up in the spring is prom,...

STEM Club facilitates the passions of science, engineering, technology, and math

STEM Club facilitates the passions of science, engineering, technology, and math

Talia Fine, Staff Writer
March 23
Filed under Campus

Cancer research, 3D printing, and self-driving cars are only a few mysteries being tackled in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) world, and the Carlmont STEM Club strives to help students discover their passions within those subjects. STEM Club co-president Jason Liu, a junior...

Renovations continue around campus

Renovations continue around campus

Ben Balster, Staff Writer
March 23
Filed under Campus

For the entire 2016-2017 school year, the construction of the new S-wing has been the focus of Carlmont High School's renovations. However, smaller projects have been taking place around campus. Administrative Vice Principal Grant Steunenberg said, "We have had the locker room renovation, the student...

Students sign up for Carlmont’s Got Talent

Students sign up for Carlmont’s Got Talent

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer
March 23
Filed under Campus

Singers, dancers, and artists will all be gathered in the quad for one competition and one prize. Carlmont’s Got Talent is an event during lunch where students can perform any talent they have. Students can sign up in the ASB room from March 20 to April 4. Jake Stulbarg, a junior who is part ...

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

March is a time when the luck of the Irish clashes with March Madness. During March Madness, family, school, and even jobs are set aside to make basketball priority number one. “March Madness is a tournament that consists of the top 64 college basketball teams and takes place in March,” said...

Christian Club emphasizes forgiveness

Christian Club emphasizes forgiveness

Kelsey Chandra, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

The Christian Club spent their last meeting talking about a topic that many people have trouble with. “Forgiveness is a strange concept in that your debts are cleared simply by someone saying you’re forgiven, yet it is so freeing to know that you are no longer held accountable for the hurt you...

Carlmont drama sets the scene at Ohlone Theatre Festival

Carlmont drama sets the scene at Ohlone Theatre Festival

Cath Lei, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

Every spring, the Ohlone College campus buzzes with life as students apply stage makeup, rehearse lines, and belt Broadway show tunes one last time before they have to perform. These students are preparing for the Ohlone College High School Theatre Festival, a two-day competition. The 23rd annua...

Girl Up Club fosters women empowerment

Girl Up Club fosters women empowerment

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus, Top News

75 percent of HIV-infected youth between the ages of 15-24 are girls. One in seven girls in developing countries is married before the age of 15. 50 percent of all sexual assaults worldwide are against girls 15 or younger. These are among the many harsh realities faced by many girls in developing...

Mini-Madness tournament enhances March Madness spirit

Mini-Madness tournament enhances March Madness spirit

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under Campus

March is associated with St. Patrick's Day parties and the color green. However, for many, March means basketball. This is because the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball tournament, also known as March Madness, occurs throughout the month. Carlmont ASB has given students a...

Students receive results from ASB interviews

Students receive results from ASB interviews

Zaina Abdelrahman, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under Campus

Students who applied to ASB knew that there were a select amount of positions open, but the news of not getting accepted was still tough. Many of these students, however, view the rejection as a chance to better themselves rather than as a failure. Zach Burgos, a sophomore, said, “When I found...

Food sales create successful Open House and Clubs Fair

Food sales create successful Open House and Clubs Fair

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer
March 19
Filed under Campus

Food is the key to the heart, as seen by the many students and parents that attended the Open House Clubs Fair last week. On Thursday, March 16, Carlmont held an Open House for prospective parents and students, as well as current families to look at classes. This year, however, had a twist -- during...

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