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Students knit for a brighter future

Students knit for a brighter future

Viveka Kurup, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Campus

Through the Gosh Yarn It Club, students have the opportunity to relax and also to help the homeless of the Bay Area. Emily Kim, Sam Turtle, and Sabrina Jackson are the three sophomore founders of this new knitting club. Kim is the president, while Turtle and Jackson share the vice president role....

Key Club creates leaders of service and impact

Key Club creates leaders of service and impact

Ava Richards, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Campus, Volunteering

From helping at food banks to running events in the Belmont-Redwood Shores community, Carlmont's Key Club does it all. Key Club International is a global organization that promotes volunteering, service, leadership, and character-building in high school students. It has over 260,000 members in 38 ...

ASB’s reach out hangout commission brings people to the Carlmont family

ASB’s reach out hangout commission brings people to the Carlmont family

Talia Schreiber, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Campus

With over 2000 students enrolled in Carlmont, it can be difficult to bring together people of different backgrounds. Every month, the ASB reach out hangout commission hosts an evening filled with food, games, and music that helps unite students and create long-lasting friendships between them. On...

Back to School Night provides a connection between parents and teachers

Back to School Night provides a connection between parents and teachers

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Campus

The halls were packed with scores of confused parents who rushed to get across the school as their kids had done every day for the past few months. Yes, this was the night: Back to School Night. “In recent years Carlmont has attempted to make it more of a community event,” Vice Principal Jenn...

Movie Mates Club ‘premieres’ despite controversy

Movie Mates Club ‘premieres’ despite controversy

Nicole Yeo, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under Campus

Clubs promote diversity throughout Carlmont and every year, more are created, some based off of new ideas, and others stemming from existing clubs. Movie Mates is a club that was founded this year by President Eoin Cunningham and Vice President Jack Likens. Both are fans of cinema, especially cur...

Sock Club strives to get on their feet

Sock Club strives to get on their feet

Kevin Shimizu, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

A new addition to Carlmont's long list of clubs, Sock Club, is facing growing pains. As the 2018-19 school year begins, clubs start their usual activities. Whether it be going out to participate in events or simply meeting up on a weekly basis, club members are always actively participating. However,...

Ally Week promotes a pledge of unity and acceptance

Ally Week promotes a pledge of unity and acceptance

Mikayla Nguyen, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Campus

Carlmont is a very diverse school that encompasses many different sexualities and genders in its student population. To promote this diversity, Carlmont's ASB and the Genders and Sexualities Alliance (GSA) put on Ally Week every October.  This year, Ally Week lasted from Oct. 9 to Oct. 12.  The go...

ASB spreads awareness on breast cancer

ASB spreads awareness on breast cancer

Jai Sinha, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Campus

In order to spread awareness for breast cancer and recognition to those affected by it, ASB held a Breast Cancer Awareness Week. From Oct. 1 to Oct. 5, students showed their support for breast cancer through pink apparel and other activities held by ASB. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime,...

COLLEGE-tober

COLLEGE-tober

Lizzy Hall, Segment Producer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Campus, College Craze, ScotCenter

October has jump started the college process for Carlmont seniors as they attend college visits, complete scholarship applications, open the FAFSA, and finalize college lists.

Principal tries to reduce student ‘Angst’ with movie

Principal tries to reduce student ‘Angst’ with movie

Anna Delmas, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Campus

There’s no doubt that high school is an anxious time. Almost one in three adolescents will meet the criteria of an anxiety disorder before the age of 18, according to a study from the Child Mind Institute. Carlmont will be hosting a showing of 'Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety' in the Carlmont Performing Arts Center on Oct. 11 at 7 ...

Carlmont Robotics strives to build teamwork

Carlmont Robotics strives to build teamwork

Molly Donaldson, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Robocop, Wall-E, Optimus Prime, and R2-D2 — all famous robots, yet none is as real as the robots created in the Carlmont Robotics’ workshop. The Carlmont Robotics team, also known as Deep Blue, is an organization of students from freshmen to seniors who work together on a yearlong project. Starting in the second se...

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Campus

With the annual blood drive approaching, ASB is recruiting students to donate blood. Every year, students older than 16 can register to donate blood in Carlmont's blood drive. Working with the Stanford Blood Center, ASB hopes to break their past records and reach a higher number of blood donations...

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