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Blood drive draws student interest

Blood drive draws student interest

Natalie Doud, Staff Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under Campus

Instead of going to their classes on Thursday, 89 students signed up to give blood. ASB’s Do Something commission sets up two blood drives each school year, collecting around one pint of viable blood from each donor. The blood drive is a well-known event planned for months in advance by ASB member...

What is the Blood Drive like?

What is the Blood Drive like?

Rachel Hunter, Segment Producer

October 19, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

This video is about the blood drive.

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

ASB prepares for annual blood drive

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Campus

With the annual blood drive approaching, ASB is recruiting students to donate blood. Every year, students older than 16 can register to donate blood in Carlmont's blood drive. Working with the Stanford Blood Center, ASB hopes to break their past records and reach a higher number of blood donations...

Local blood bank seeks more donors

Local blood bank seeks more donors

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under News, Top News

Blood donor turnout is too low. In partnership with the Blood Centers of the Pacific, the Redwood City Public Library hosted a blood drive open to any community member over age 15.  But only ten percent of eligible donors showed up on April 24 despite the fact that blood is always in high demand...

Students can save three lives in upcoming blood drive

Students can save three lives in upcoming blood drive

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont students await the upcoming blood drive, where they are given the opportunity to save three lives by donating a pint of blood. The semi-annual blood drive hosted by Carlmont is approaching soon, and registration forms are now available in the ASB room. The blood drive is an opportunit...

Donating blood paves the way for saving lives

Donating blood paves the way for saving lives

Amy Fullerton, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

It’s that time of the year again when blood starts being collected by the pint. This year’s blood drive, organized by the Do Something Commission and Red Cross Club, is an event dedicated to saving lives. Students who participate skip part of their school day to give about a pint of their own...

Sign up to save a life

Sign up to save a life

Adriana Kurtovich, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Campus

For many, saving a life is only one pint away. The Carlmont blood drive will be held on March 9 in the student union. Students can sign up in the quad from Feb. 13 to Feb. 24. The ASB Do Something commission is in the charge of the blood drive and commission members will check donors in and make...

Carlmont blood drive draws in many brave volunteers

Carlmont blood drive draws in many brave volunteers

Estella Lippi, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

October 29, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Estella Lippi reports on the fall blood drive.

Carlmont students donate blood to save lives – Bijan Khalili

Carlmont students donate blood to save lives – Bijan Khalili

Bijan Khalili, Reporter

March 14, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Bijan Khalili reports on Carlmont High School's second blood drive of the year, which was a huge success with 75 students volunteering to donate.  

Blood moon amazes Peninsula crowds after initial setback

Blood moon amazes Peninsula crowds after initial setback

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

October 1, 2015


Filed under News

An astronomical phenomenon happened on Sunday night, an event so rare that it will not happen again until 2033. Millions of people worldwide looked up into the night sky to watch the lunar eclipse, which coincidentally took effect during the same time period as the supermoon and harvest moon. Wha...

Staff and students donate blood

Staff and students donate blood

Avery Adams, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014


Filed under Top News

The needle tears through layers of delicate skin. She looks away, ready for the sting to cease. Thick dark blood travels up the tube. A life is saved. Junior Zoe Wildman is one of many Carlmont High School students who donated her blood to the American Red Cross during the Carlmont blood drive...

Blood Donations

Blood Donations

Minh Han Vu, Staff Writer

February 12, 2014


Filed under Multimedia

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