Cherished memories

Cherished memories

Athena Duran, Staff Writer
May 20, 2014
Filed under Featured, Student Bios

As her senior year comes to a close, Rachna Gandhi is able to look back at high school with moments to cherish. She has been a part of Carlmont's DECA club since her junior year. Gandhi said, "DECA has helped me become more involved and meet new people. But most importantly it has helped prepare me... Read more »

Abdilla sees bones’ stories

Abdilla sees bones’ stories

Lizzy Doctorov, Staff Writer
May 20, 2014
Filed under Staff Bios

Jaime Abdilla pieced together human remains as a forensic anthropologist before arriving at Carlmont. Although she started out planning to become an environmental lawyer, Abdilla developed a fascination with anthropology. Taking one class after another, she soon found herself with a master’s degree. When... Read more »

Behind the scenes: running a lunchtime activity

Behind the scenes: running a lunchtime activity

Mateen Nozzari, Staff Writer
May 14, 2014
Filed under Campus

Members of the lunctime activities commission in Carlmont's Associative Student Body (ASB) are working hard daily to run the school's annual Carlmont's Got Talent. Students signed up for the event in April and are now participating in the quad during lunch. "Typically, we're pretty busy. First... Read more »

AP testing looms over students

AP testing looms over students

Kian Karamdashti, Staff Writer
May 8, 2014
Filed under Campus, Slider

When Carlmont students arrived to school on May 5, they may have noticed a few students filing into a closed-off  Scots' gym filled with white chairs. These students were heading in to take the first AP test of the 2013-1014 school year. From May 5 to May 16, Carlmont's Scots' gym will be home for... Read more »

School activities and clubs work to end on a high note

School activities and clubs work to end on a high note

Danielle Hamer
May 8, 2014
Filed under Campus, Slider

Students, teachers, and everyone on campus can almost taste summer approaching. However, before students finish that last final and turn  books in for beach towels, campus activities and clubs rush to end their year on a high note. The end of the school year is a time when most clubs and school activities... Read more »

Digital Arts Club illustrates their passion

Digital Arts Club illustrates their passion

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer
May 7, 2014
Filed under Campus, Featured

Many great artists come together to create works much bigger than themselves. This is no different in The Digital Arts Club, which joins the list of creative groups formed just this year. Senior Caitlin Stearns, president, and founder of the club, said, “I wanted to have a memorable senior year,... Read more »

ASB’s work continues as year winds down

ASB’s work continues as year winds down

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer
May 7, 2014
Filed under Campus, Featured

While for many students the school year is cooling down, for ASB members things are heating up as they work to put on an exciting end of the year celebration assembly. For many students, the end of the school year is an interesting time as finals approach and their time as a student begins to slip... Read more »

Giving “Props” to the senior dancers

Giving “Props” to the senior dancers

Elena Mateus, Staff Writer
May 7, 2014
Filed under Campus, Featured

Carlmont Dance will put on their final dance show of the year, "Props," from May 8 to May 10 at 7 p.m. The name "Props" was given to the show as each and every number utilizes a prop in the dance itself. ... Read more »

Student helps start a company

Student helps start a company

Athena Duran and Shira Stein
May 6, 2014
Filed under Campus, Slider, Staff Bios

A typical college application process can include long essays, requesting letters of recommendation, filling out multiple questionnaires, and whole lot of stress. Senior can be a time filled with mixed emotions, exciting times and various expectations. Once the year starts, seniors are given information... Read more »

Gatzert enjoys bilinguality

Gatzert enjoys bilinguality

Lizzy Doctorov, Staff Writer
May 5, 2014
Filed under Campus, Slider, Staff Bios

Carly Gatzert has visited Spain, Mexico, Guatemala, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Ecuador, and Costa Rica because of her love of Spanish. Gatzert visited Spain for the first time when getting her bachelor’s degree, and returned to get her master’s degree. Going to Spain in college was her first time... Read more »

Aspiring actress pursues her dream

Aspiring actress pursues her dream

Claire Porter, Staff Writer
May 2, 2014
Filed under Campus, Featured, Student Bios

As many students gear up for summer jobs and vacation, junior Jasmin Riedel is preparing for her on-screen debut. “I first wanted to become an actress when I was in first grade, so that year I was in the play "Annie," and I was the youngest member of the cast,” said Riedel. “I loved playing... Read more »

As seniors graduate juniors step up in the work field

As seniors graduate juniors step up in the work field

Miranda Irwin, Staff Writer
May 2, 2014
Filed under Featured, Student Bios

As the senior class prepares to graduate this June, many of them will leave behind their memories, their friends, their hometown, and their jobs. Much of the junior and senior class is employed part-time. However, as the seniors go off to college they will also leave behind their jobs which will then... Read more »