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Homecoming spirit from all angles

Homecoming spirit from all angles

Talia Fine, Multimedia Manager

October 28, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, Multimedia

Carlmont had Homecoming Oct. 21 to Oct. 26, the week consisting of Powderpuff football, spirit days, class competitions, the assembly, and an all-school dance. Check out this in-depth multimedia project that takes a look at elements of homecomings here, as well as around the nation.

Underclassmen fill the shoes of girls’ varsity at Serra Invitational

Underclassmen fill the shoes of girls’ varsity at Serra Invitational

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Multimedia

Normally it’s the top seven runners who make the girls varsity team, but as varsity ran the Clovis Invitational, it was up to sophomores Amanda Joe, Ashlyn Kwan, Emily Kim, Miriam Bacigalupi, Bella Hopewell, freshman Anna Burford, and junior Maya Litvak to step in and represent Carlmont at the Serra...

New summer reading activities leave the school Mars-struck

New summer reading activities leave the school Mars-struck

Talia Fine, Multimedia manager

September 24, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, Multimedia

This year, Carlmont held MASC, or Martian All-School Competition, as part of Martian Week, which started Aug. 20. Instead of having students sit on the field as in previous years, all students had at least a 10-minute lesson in every class about a topic related to The Martian.

Students march for their lives

Students march for their lives

Kaylee George, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, Multimedia, Top News

At 837 marches, communities gathered to protest the lives lost to gun violence. But in Redwood City, it was different. In Redwood City, the rally was for the students, by the students. At the head of the cause was a group of students from the Sequoia Union High School District: Stefan Sujansky, Holly Newman, Sophie Penn, Ria Calcagno, Elise Kratzer, and Katie Uthman. While another rally was already scheduled to take place in San Francisco on March 24, Penn, a senior at Carlmont High School, said bringing the issue to Redwood City would make it more accessible for the community.

Dogs in the quad relieve students’ stress

Dogs in the quad relieve students’ stress

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 15, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

May 13 was a great opportunity for Carlmont students to de-stress after two grueling weeks of Advanced Placement (AP) exams. The Peninsula Humane Society brought in service dogs and, during lunch, the dogs were in an arena in the quad for Carlmont students to play with. "I just got out of the A...

Emotions run high as boys varsity lacrosse loses on Senior Night

Emotions run high as boys varsity lacrosse loses on Senior Night

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

May 7, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports

It was difficult for senior Max Holmes to speak. "I'm sorry. I'm just so angry right now," he said. After a moment, he sighed and said, "If we had to lose to any group of guys on our Senior Night, I'm glad it was these guys." Although the Carlmont Scots lost 5-8 to the Burlingame Panthers, the...

Scots keep the trophy from Cherokees again

Scots keep the trophy from Cherokees again

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports

On Tuesday May 3, 2016, Boys varsity lacrosse defeated the Sequoia Cherokees 6-5. As rivals, the two teams also battled for the Carl-Seq Cup, located at Carlmont prior to this match. "We have a Carlmont-Sequoia Cup for every single sport. For lacrosse, Sequoia has never won the cup. Today we...

Carlmont’s Got Talent showcases student voices

Carlmont’s Got Talent showcases student voices

Rachel Borshchenko and Minh-Han Vu

May 5, 2016


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

Senior and ASB Vice President Lukas Kelly checks the quad sound system in preparation for day one of Carlmont's Got Talent. (Minh-Han Vu) Senior Chris Tang plays a classical piece on a home-brought keyboard. Tang has performed in venues across the country and plans to pursue music afte...

Starbucks and equal pay

Starbucks and equal pay

Anya Meredith, Staff Writer

May 4, 2016


Filed under Multimedia

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