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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 ...

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...

ASB interviews possible new members

ASB interviews possible new members

Rachel Hunter, Staff Writer
March 6
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
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
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
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
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
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...

Students elect new ASB officers

Students elect new ASB officers

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer
February 27
Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont’s halls were filled with campaign posters and encouraging signs that read, “vote for me,” during the weeks before Feb. 24. However, campaign season has officially come to an end. The election results for ASB president and class officer positions have been released. The ASB president for the...

Election videos kick off class officer campaigns

Election videos kick off class officer campaigns

Ashley Huang, Staff Writer
February 13
Filed under Campus

 “Talk positively about yourself and don’t talk about your opponent at all.” This is the advice that Activities Director Jim Kelly gave to students at the Class Officer Informational Meeting on Feb. 6. At the meeting, students learned about the prerequisites for running for an officer pos...

IMPACT Club brings adventure to Carlmont

IMPACT Club brings adventure to Carlmont

Phoebe Saul, Staff Writer
February 12
Filed under Campus

"To establish a welcoming environment where students can have fun, be adventurous, creative, and create bonds with other students." Earlier this school year, IMPACT Club was created with this mission in mind. Activities Director Jim Kelly was at a leadership teaching conference on Oct. 27, and...

Spinning into a new tournament

Spinning into a new tournament

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer
February 11
Filed under Campus

The Beyblade tournament is a new event that is happening at Carlmont in the ASB room on Feb. 22.  Beyblades are small spinning tops that are put into an arena against their opponent. In order to be the winner, a player needs to make sure that their Beyblade spins longer than the one that it is com...

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