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Students sign up for Carlmont’s Got Talent

Students sign up for Carlmont’s Got Talent

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer
March 23
Filed under Campus

Singers, dancers, and artists will all be gathered in the quad for one competition and one prize. Carlmont’s Got Talent is an event during lunch where students can perform any talent they have. Students can sign up in the ASB room from March 20 to April 4. Jake Stulbarg, a junior who is part ...

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

March is a time when the luck of the Irish clashes with March Madness. During March Madness, family, school, and even jobs are set aside to make basketball priority number one. “March Madness is a tournament that consists of the top 64 college basketball teams and takes place in March,” said...

Christian Club emphasizes forgiveness

Christian Club emphasizes forgiveness

Kelsey Chandra, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

The Christian Club spent their last meeting talking about a topic that many people have trouble with. “Forgiveness is a strange concept in that your debts are cleared simply by someone saying you’re forgiven, yet it is so freeing to know that you are no longer held accountable for the hurt you...

Carlmont drama sets the scene at Ohlone Theatre Festival

Carlmont drama sets the scene at Ohlone Theatre Festival

Cath Lei, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

Every spring, the Ohlone College campus buzzes with life as students apply stage makeup, rehearse lines, and belt Broadway show tunes one last time before they have to perform. These students are preparing for the Ohlone College High School Theatre Festival, a two-day competition. The 23rd annua...

Girl Up Club fosters women empowerment

Girl Up Club fosters women empowerment

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus, Top News

75 percent of HIV-infected youth between the ages of 15-24 are girls. One in seven girls in developing countries is married before the age of 15. 50 percent of all sexual assaults worldwide are against girls 15 or younger. These are among the many harsh realities faced by many girls in developing...

Mini-Madness tournament enhances March Madness spirit

Mini-Madness tournament enhances March Madness spirit

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under Campus

March is associated with St. Patrick's Day parties and the color green. However, for many, March means basketball. This is because the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball tournament, also known as March Madness, occurs throughout the month. Carlmont ASB has given students a...

Students receive results from ASB interviews

Students receive results from ASB interviews

Zaina Abdelrahman, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under Campus

Students who applied to ASB knew that there were a select amount of positions open, but the news of not getting accepted was still tough. Many of these students, however, view the rejection as a chance to better themselves rather than as a failure. Zach Burgos, a sophomore, said, “When I found...

Food sales create successful Open House and Clubs Fair

Food sales create successful Open House and Clubs Fair

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer
March 19
Filed under Campus

Food is the key to the heart, as seen by the many students and parents that attended the Open House Clubs Fair last week. On Thursday, March 16, Carlmont held an Open House for prospective parents and students, as well as current families to look at classes. This year, however, had a twist -- during...

A clean campus promotes positive attitudes

A clean campus promotes positive attitudes

Ryan Franaszek, Staff Writer
March 19
Filed under Campus

Throwing away trash is not the top priority for every student. However, by eliminating the trash, students can make the campus look much cleaner and increase positivity throughout the community. “I am happier with a clean campus because there is no disgusting mold,” said Charles Hong, a sophomore. Unfortunately,...

Parents and students explore new classes and clubs

Parents and students explore new classes and clubs

Rachel Skrenta, Staff Writer
March 18
Filed under Campus, Top News

Although high school is intended for students, parents began to flood the halls and classrooms of Carlmont instead. Teachers welcomed visitors into their classrooms on March 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. during this year’s Open House. History teacher Jayson Waller said, “Open House is important because it’s one of the two scho...

Super Smash Bros Club gets ready to battle

Super Smash Bros Club gets ready to battle

Cameron Garcia Brown, Staff Writer
March 18
Filed under Campus

The Super Smash Bros Club is gearing up for their next crew battle. In the club, members play the video game Super Smash Bros on the Wii U. The game is made by Nintendo and is widely popular among wide varieties of people from adults to children. The game consists of many Nintendo characters even ...

Daylight Saving Time affects students’ sleep schedules

Daylight Saving Time affects students’ sleep schedules

Zachary Kuchlenz, Staff Writer
March 17
Filed under Campus

On March 12 at 2 a.m., clocks were set one hour ahead due to one of the most dreaded dates on the calendar, Daylight Saving Time. Some students dread this day because it means one less hour of sleep and a messed up sleep schedule while others may see it as a good thing. In a survey run by the American Academy of N...

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