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Carlmont students anticipate a night to remember

Carlmont students anticipate a night to remember

Ashley Huang, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under Campus

Thanks to its glorification in movies and television shows, prom is often regarded as one of the most memorable experiences of a high school student. This year, the ASB dance commission has been working hard to plan out a special night for Carlmont students who will attend prom on April 28. Kimberly...

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...

School spirit spreads smiles

School spirit spreads smiles

Rachel Kang, Staff Writer
March 30, 2017
Filed under Campus

Carlmont is a school where diversity is highly valued, but school spirit serves as the glue that binds the student body together. School spirit not only brings the student body together, but it also allows many to find positivity in high school.  Sophie Clark, a senior and the ASB spirit commiss...

Freshman leaders look toward the future

Freshman leaders look toward the future

Ashley Huang, Staff Writer
March 27, 2017
Filed under Campus

Although it may not seem like it, the end of the school year is fast-approaching. For freshmen in the Carlmont leadership class, this meant making the choice of whether or not they should pursue a spot in ASB for the 2017-2018 school year. In March, freshmen, sophomores, and juniors hoping to join...

Students sign up for Carlmont’s Got Talent

Students sign up for Carlmont’s Got Talent

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer
March 23, 2017
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 ...

Students receive results from ASB interviews

Students receive results from ASB interviews

Zaina Abdelrahman, Staff Writer
March 20, 2017
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...

ASB interviews possible new members

ASB interviews possible new members

Rachel Hunter, Staff Writer
March 6, 2017
Filed under Campus

To enroll in ASB, students must do more than just fill out an application; they must also be interviewed to show their passion for the subject and compatibility with the class The interviews will take place after school in the ASB room from March 6 to March 15 and are conducted by the current and fu...

Scots lay down their all in Yu-Gi-Oh! tournament

Scots lay down their all in Yu-Gi-Oh! tournament

Ashley Huang, Staff Writer
March 6, 2017
Filed under Campus

The Yu-Gi-Oh! tournament is taking place in the ASB room during lunch from March 6 to March 12. Yu-Gi-Oh! is a collectible trading card game (TCG) launched by a Japanese company, Konami, in 1998. In 2009, it was reported that over 22 billion cards were sold worldwide. Yu-Gi-Oh! has grown ...

Students hope to exercise leadership skills by applying for ASB

Students hope to exercise leadership skills by applying for ASB

Sharon Tulman, Staff Writer
March 2, 2017
Filed under Campus

Imagine going to a school with absolutely no activities to raise school spirit; no dances, no lunchtime activities, and no after school activities. At Carlmont, ASB organizes a variety of activities to make school a place for students to look forward to. This past week, a number of students from all grades a...

Feminist Club collaborates with ASB

Feminist Club collaborates with ASB

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer
March 2, 2017
Filed under Campus

Feminism: the advocacy of women’s rights on the basis of the equality of the sexes. Feminism is gender equality.  Although it is often lost in translation, intersectional feminism is the idea that everyone is equal, not that women are superior. The notion that all genders should have equa...

Publicity Commission informs student body

Publicity Commission informs student body

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer
March 1, 2017
Filed under Campus

While roaming through Carlmont's hallways, students notice vibrant posters adorned on lockers and walls publicizing sports events and other activities. The posters depict hand-drawn images of events such as the upcoming UNO tournament in March, a Just Dance tournament in the quad, school sports games,...

ASB welcomes new students

ASB welcomes new students

Zaina Abdelrahman, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017
Filed under Campus

"Spirit in, spirit out, spirit up." This slogan is used to motivate students who are interested in participating in ASB. As the 2016-2017 school year comes to an end, many current ASB members will be graduating, leaving 20 open spots for new members. On Feb. 27, Jim Kelly, the Carlmont ac...

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