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International Club welcomes foreign students with open arms

International Club welcomes foreign students with open arms

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018


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A concert of different languages rings in the students' ears as they file into C11. The room is alive with foreign students conversing with each other from all across the globe The club consists of foreign students who came to live in the Bay Area to experience the life of a student enrolled in...

International Club promotes unity and mutual support

International Club promotes unity and mutual support

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


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International Club strives to help all international students to come together and feel welcomed at Carlmont by creating a friendly environment within the club. Club Adviser Jenny Lord said, “The students approached me about creating a club that would make sure that all newcomers received a war...

Key Club helps students build character and leadership

Key Club helps students build character and leadership

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


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Key Club is a student-led international organization that gives its members opportunities to provide service, develop leadership, and build character.  In room D12 at Carlmont during lunch on Thursdays, students get the opportunity to do just that. “Key Club is one of the largest clubs on campus...

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


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With a range of ukuleles, drums, and guitars, the Ukulele Club harmonizes together in preparation for the Heritage Fair at Carlmont. As president, Sedona Regan, a senior, leads her team to play to their full capabilities, and on March 1, the members will perform a piece they created from a combination...

Indian Club adds to Carlmont’s cultural diversity

Indian Club adds to Carlmont’s cultural diversity

Andrey Zaytsev, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


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Clubs at Carlmont have a wide variety of subjects. Indian club helps focus in embracing the culture of India. The club has activities varying from practicing different aspects of Indian culture to simply connecting with people who come from the same background. Apart from meeting every week on...

Bring Change to Mind Club promotes mental health awareness

Bring Change to Mind Club promotes mental health awareness

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


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Breaking away from the stigma of mental illness, the Bring Change to Mind Club (BC2M) dedicates itself to normalizing and encouraging the discussion of mental health among the community, while providing a safe space for students to discuss their own experiences surrounding mental health. BC2M Club Pre...

Yacht Club offers uplifting environment for students

Yacht Club offers uplifting environment for students

Vincent Wai, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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Yacht Club: a name that stands for something more. What could it possibly mean? It is simply a place for students and their friends to relax and share a laugh in the unique environment the club has to offer. There are many views on this club. Some use it for relaxation purposes, and others take advantage...

Christian club helps students express their faith at school

Christian club helps students express their faith at school

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff writer

February 3, 2018


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“My faith is a key part of my life that defines my values and interactions with others, and I feel blessed to be able to express and share that at school,” said Kiran Boone, a senior and one of the co-leaders of Christian club. For Boone, faith is a key part of her life.  It is something that she is ...

Cinematic arts club fosters content creators

Cinematic arts club fosters content creators

Andrey Zaytsev, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


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The film and animation clubs joined together at the beginning of this year to form the cinematic arts club in Room F10. The room provides a perfect environment for club members to work on the many different aspects of cinema. Visual arts teacher Joshua Sheridan uses the room to teach digital art a...

Yoga Club provides a relaxing environment

Yoga Club provides a relaxing environment

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


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Despite being surrounded by the inevitable stress of high school, Yoga Club manages to provide a safe space for students to de-stress, build self-awareness, and learn about the importance of mental health-- all while getting physical activity in the process. Yoga Club President Iman Sarsour began the c...

Chemistry Club offers support to chemistry students

Chemistry Club offers support to chemistry students

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


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Many Carlmont students struggle to decide which science classes to take their junior and senior year. The officers of Chemistry Club offer support to make the AP Chemistry course more manageable and are an additional resource for students taking the class. "The purpose of [Chemistry Club] is the...

Polynesian Club prepares for the upcoming Heritage Fair

Polynesian Club prepares for the upcoming Heritage Fair

Vincent Wai, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


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Polynesian culture is one of the lesser-known aspects of Carlmont High School. However, with Heritage Fair scheduled to occur in the coming weeks, the Polynesian Club can use the event as an opportunity to express their culture and pride. Heritage Fair is a chance for students of different backgrounds...

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