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Passing period does not give students enough time to get to class

Passing period does not give students enough time to get to class

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Lateness is an ongoing problem at Carlmont High School and unfortunately, having seven minutes is not enough time to get to class comfortably. Students either have to run, leave their previous class early, or just accept that they are late to class every day. "I have to walk from U to F and I just...

Aging out of Easter

Aging out of Easter

Scott Schulze, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

As teens grow older, the holidays lose their glow and appeal that they had when they were younger. Easter is a holiday, like Halloween and Saint Patrick's Day, that mainly appeals to children. A majority of holidays now have some form of candy involved for children. Easter is tradition for children to ...

Disconnected and oblivious teenage life

Disconnected and oblivious teenage life

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

The myriad of technology devices in contemporary society allow anyone to access information at any time. Nonetheless, a vast amount of teenagers are oblivious to international events due to the habit of engaging in their own personal interests. This lack of desire for an intellectual mind is an issue...

Raising awareness does not always mean raising action

Raising awareness does not always mean raising action

Dana Benelli, Staff Writer

March 30, 2014

Quick—it’s March. Are you showing your support for National Women’s History Month? Did you eat your “pink ribbon” cereal this morning? Don’t forget to wear something dark blue for colorectal cancer awareness! Furthermore, March is also Brain Injury Awareness Month, Red Cross Month, Self...

English classes may not exactly teach english

English classes may not exactly teach english

Matt DeGraff, Staff Writer

March 30, 2014

"The umbrella is blue. "  Sentences like this drive high school students crazy. English teachers may tell their students that the umbrella is blue because the author wanted to show the character's sadness. But it is possible that the author simply wanted the character to have a blue umbrella. If cir...

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