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Hip-hop squad takes first in competition

Hip-hop squad takes first in competition

November 9, 2010
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On Saturday, November 6, the Carlmont hip-hop squad took first place in a competition at Six Flags. "I was nervous at first, but I did my best," remarked Emily Stambaugh. To prepare for the competition, the hip-hop squad practiced at least once a week and performed the same routine as they did at ...

Carlmont Comment Box #2

Carlmont Comment Box #2

November 5, 2010
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The Carlmont Comment Box is a segment where you the students get a chance to give feedback on what would make Carlmont either a better or more fun school. This month Amanda Morris, a sophomore,  was asked for her input. "It would be nice if we had like complimentary CHS pens. I hate when i run out of pencil...

Students fly towards careers

Students fly towards careers

November 4, 2010
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[media-credit id=9 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit]Three Carlmont students are on their way to pursue a career in aviation and they're making big strides. Sophomores Armen Samurkashian, Mark Gruschka, and Tanner Piety are currently enrolled in a program called Civil Air Patrol. Civil Air Patrol is a volun...

Entreating Entrance

Entreating Entrance

November 3, 2010
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Kingdom please come, you once came before; Find me gasping for breath Expanding slightly upon my floor. Then find me running to your arms, Sobbing, lying at your doors. Patiently longing for acceptance; Still I wait more and more, Still I hope and I dream, I scream and I moan; Still I ‘am entreating...

Blue Bombers

Blue Bombers

October 29, 2010
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????????? Throughout the hour and twenty minute homecoming assembly at Carlmont, The Blue Bombers take up less than two minutes to run around the gym, perform, and quickly run out again. The Blue Bombers is made up of the girls water polo team and for these two short minutes that they perform, they paint they entire bodies blue.  They then make up a routine only ten ...

Student perserveres through severe injury

Student perserveres through severe injury

October 13, 2010
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[media-credit id=9 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]    Everyone knows how it feels to experience something that makes them uneasy. Whether it's confidently shouting out an incorrect answer in class, or simply making a mistake on the road as a new driver. A lot of the time, people are afraid to attempt the ...

Video Interview: Ukulele Club

Video Interview: Ukulele Club

September 27, 2010
Filed under Campus, Multimedia

Steven Tsujisaka's interview with Max McBride and Luke Li, two of the five co-founders of the Carlmont Ukulele Club. ...

A bright beginning for the Ukulele Club

A bright beginning for the Ukulele Club

September 24, 2010
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[media-credit id=5 align="alignleft" width="225"][/media-credit] For those who are not familiar with ukuleles, they are a smaller version of a guitar with only four strings. Ukuleles are rising in popularity at Carlmont, which led Shawn Geronimo, a sophomore, to create an official Carlmont Ukulele club...

Student overcame condition through dance

Student overcame condition through dance

September 23, 2010
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A lot of people understand the pain of injuries. The emotional pain of being limited to do the activities you love can be one of the hardest things to cope with. However, this is not the case for Rachel Schuster. At the age of ten, Schuster was told she had arthritis. Due to her condition, she was v...

‘Teen Truth’ returned to Carlmont

‘Teen Truth’ returned to Carlmont

September 16, 2010
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On Sept. 16, Carlmont hosted Teen Truth, a program that spreads awareness of how drugs can corrupt a person’s life. Teen Truth’s motivational presentation focused on the serious results of drug and alcohol abuse. By using testimonials, stirring stories, and the award winning, student-...

Student spotlight

September 8, 2010
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Most students spend their summer sleeping, relaxing, and going out with friends, while others are making a difference. Carlmont's own Nicole Heller spent her summer volunteering her time to learn and teach others about marine biology. She attended a camp at UC Santa Cruz where she learned all about...

Carlmont cup challenges begin

Carlmont cup challenges begin

August 29, 2010
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On Friday, Aug. 27, lunch commenced with a faceoff between Carlmont's Choir Class and Volleyball Team, known as the Carlmont Cup. Carlmont's ASB hosted the very first Carlmont Cup battle in the quad. The Choir group won the first challenge, Water Balloon Head Butting Contest, but the Volleyball Team ...

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