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Spring play reminds viewers to appreciate the little joys of life

Spring play reminds viewers to appreciate the little joys of life

Sophia Wolczko, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus, Top News

The barista looks up, smiles, and hands a cup of steaming coffee across the counter. The fragrance is pleasant and the warmth is comforting. Each small sip brings a burst of flavor and a mind-opening energy boost. The room is lively and bright, the coffee is good, and the day is just beginning. T...

Sophomores enjoy a free welcome-back treat

Sophomores enjoy a free welcome-back treat

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus

As students stroll onto campus after a full week of break, they already begin counting down the days until summer. On Monday, April 17, the ASB sophomore class officers decided to welcome back the class of 2019 with a treat. Hoping to boost students' energy on campus, sophomore Vice President Kyle Dimick s...

Dancers begin preparation for the spring show

Dancers begin preparation for the spring show

Nikka Gribanovsky, Staff Writer
April 22, 2017
Filed under Campus

After school rehearsals for this year’s spring dance show began on April 17. The upcoming performance will take place in early May and requires four months of preparation from the intermediate and advanced dance programs. “I’m excited about the show because it’s my senior year, so it’ll be my las...

Earth Day encourages environmental awareness

Earth Day encourages environmental awareness

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer
April 22, 2017
Filed under Campus, Top News

Earth Day is celebrated annually on April 22 and reminds many to cherish natural resources by taking part in activities that can protect the environment. According to Earth Day Network, “The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely cr...

ASB enhances school spirit

ASB enhances school spirit

Thomas Leme, Staff Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Campus

During lunchtime, the quad erupts in cheers. The cause of these cheers is often the latest activity that the ASB spirit commission organized. This commission creates activities for other students to participate in and spreads spirit throughout the school. Spirit commissioner and sophomore Theo Korolev...

Day of Silence speaks volumes for LGBTQ students

Day of Silence speaks volumes for LGBTQ students

Cath Lei, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus, Top News

Every year, students from thousands of schools take a vow of silence for one day to commemorate the LGBTQ lives affected by bullying and harassment. This year, Day of Silence will be on April 21. “LGBTQ students are pushed into silence by not always being in the right environment, not having someb...

Seniors prepare for their final prom

Seniors prepare for their final prom

Jordan Greene, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, the final prom for Carlmont seniors approaches. For many seniors, prom will be one of their final high school dances and an opportunity to connect with their grade as a whole. ASB dance commission has been hard at work with final preparations for the event to...

ASB president leaves his mark on Carlmont

ASB president leaves his mark on Carlmont

Adriana Kurtovich, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, so does Liam Jocson's ASB presidency. Jocson is a senior who is the ASB president as well as the president of the Filipino Club and a member of the drum line. Throughout his senior year, he has been involved in different extracurricular activities to show his...

Dead Poets Society express themselves through poetry

Dead Poets Society express themselves through poetry

Cameron Garcia Brown, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under Campus, Campus Thoughts, Self-Identity and Happiness, Student Perspective, Student Voices

Carlmont's poetry club, the Dead Poets Society, prides itself on taking the name of the well-known Robin Williams movie. Both students in Carlmont and the movie are able to express themselves through their poetry. The Dead Poets Society is a place where students are able to share their poems with ...

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Campus

Fingers pound profusely on the keyboard with eyes fixed on the screen. Fast thinking, problem-solving, and collaboration are all being exercised as the final minutes approach. Programmers can't afford to waste any time in this intense atmosphere. Competitions like these are one of the ways that coders...

Health Fair replaces Club Carnival

Health Fair replaces Club Carnival

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under Campus, Top News

Last year, ASB’s Clubs and Culture Commission orchestrated Club Carnival as a way to improve the amount of interaction between the clubs and students. This year, however, will be slightly different. The Health Fair is the commission’s newest project which is scheduled to take place on Friday, April 21 in...

Finance meeting budgets ASB commissions

Finance meeting budgets ASB commissions

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under Campus, Top News

The financing of Carlmont ASB is often kept behind the scenes, but it has a huge importance in many school events. On April 19, ASB finance commission will be holding their annual budget meeting for the executive council. Justin Wang, the commission supervisor and a junior, and sophomore Ryan...

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