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ASB spreads awareness on breast cancer

ASB spreads awareness on breast cancer

Jai Sinha, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Campus

In order to spread awareness for breast cancer and recognition to those affected by it, ASB held a Breast Cancer Awareness Week. From Oct. 1 to Oct. 5, students showed their support for breast cancer through pink apparel and other activities held by ASB. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime,...

Chen uses hope to spread cancer awareness

Chen uses hope to spread cancer awareness

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Top News

It’s the annual Carlmont Club Fair. You and your friends roam the busy Quad, lined with booths and chalk advertisements, in the hopes of finding decent food rather than finding a club. A club representative hands you a neon flier, which you shove into the depths of your backpack without hesitati...

Scots join the fight against breast cancer

Scots join the fight against breast cancer

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Campus

Pink ribbons and wristbands littered the halls of Carlmont High School from Oct. 9 to Oct. 13, showing support for the thousands of people diagnosed with breast cancer each year. Annually, roughly 252,710 women are diagnosed with the disease in the United States, and over 1.7 million are diagnosed worldwide, ac...

Carlmont spreads awareness for breast cancer – Bijan Khalili

Carlmont spreads awareness for breast cancer – Bijan Khalili

Bijan Khalili, Reporter

February 10, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Bijan Khalili reports on Carlmont's efforts to spread awareness for breast cancer leading up to the "Quad" basketball game on Thursday, Feb. 11.

Night walk shines light on cancer

Night walk shines light on cancer

Megan Tao, Staff Writer

November 12, 2014


Filed under Campus

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society lit up the streets of downtown Palo Alto on Nov. 1. This past weekend, the Youth Against Cancer Club volunteered at the Light The Night Walk event.  Participants of this event showed their support for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society by walking around downtown Palo...

The Carlmont Youths Against Cancer strive to be informative and helpful

The Carlmont Youths Against Cancer strive to be informative and helpful

Ravina Gujral, Staff Writer

September 11, 2014


Filed under Activity Bios

The club, Carlmont Youths Against Cancer (CYAC) is a group of students who strive to volunteer for cancer-related organizations and raise awareness for the disease. Each week, the club meets in T-10 to discuss ways to raise awareness along with volunteering opportunities for the club to participate...

Relay supports all who fight against cancer

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014


Filed under Volunteering

Walk, skip, jog, or run. Everyone is there for the same reason, to find a cure for cancer. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society [ACS], Relay for Life is an annual community fundraiser for those affected by cancer. Funds raised directly benefit cancer patients and is used for research. Relay for Life is a 24 hour event that honors those who ...

Battling cancer

Battling cancer

Gianna Schuster, Editor

March 27, 2014


Filed under Campus

Every 30 seconds, someone in the United States is diagnosed with cancer. This year, around 8,000 American children will be diagnosed with cancer, so it makes sense that it is the chief cause of death in children between the ages of one and 14. According to the National Cancer Institute’s website,...

Carlmont’s stand against cancer

Carlmont’s stand against cancer

Sabrina Talpur, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


Filed under Campus, Top News

“When someone has cancer, it affects not only that person but everyone else around them. In the long run so many people are targeted by the disease and I’ve always wanted to help find a way to a cure or at least educate people on the issue,” said senior Sandra Blumer. Carlmont's American Cancer...

Struggling with cancer: Carlmont teenagers go through life-changing experiences

Struggling with cancer: Carlmont teenagers go through life-changing experiences

April 18, 2012


Filed under As seen in print

Since 3000 B.C. when the first case of cancer was reported, cancer has evolved significantly and a cure still remains a medical mystery. What most teenagers at Carlmont don’t know is that some of their own have lost family members to cancer, while a few of them have been diagnosed with cancer themselves,...

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