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Latinos Unidos Club carries on traditions

Latinos Unidos Club carries on traditions

Danielle Hamer

April 29, 2014


Filed under Campus

Traditions are a big part of Latin Culture. On campus, 23 percent of students can identify with the customary food, dances, stories, and more that come with being Latino. Though they make up less than a fourth of our population, students of Hispanic descent have made their mark on campus. The engaged...

Tap Club started and somewhat continued

Tap Club started and somewhat continued

Gianna Schuster, Editor

April 9, 2014


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With so many opportunities for clubs and extracurriculars at hand, starting a club is a great way for students to get involved with exactly what they are looking for. Earlier in the school year, sophomore Annie Klups and juniors Leah Roe and Karissa Tom started Carlmont’s first Tap Club. These ...

Film Club members picture their futures

Film Club members picture their futures

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer

April 6, 2014


Filed under Campus

New clubs have been forming around Carlmont lately, ranging from Chipotle Club to Poker Club. Film Club is joining that list, created just one month after school began this year. Freshman Jason Jung, the club’s president, has been filmmaking since he was 12. He decided to take his experience and fo...

Ping pong club: Serving up fun

Ping pong club: Serving up fun

Danielle Hamer

April 2, 2014


Filed under Campus

It is no secret that Carlmont’s Associated Student Body-run activities have a lot to offer. Between student versus teacher competitions, unique sports, and fun music, it is impossible to be bored at lunch. Ping pong club’s lunchtime games add to this busy atmosphere. Friendly and casual, mini-pin...

Poker Club bets it all on its first meeting

Poker Club bets it all on its first meeting

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer

March 24, 2014


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“I wanted to give good reason to play poker at school.” This is junior and Club President Miles Quinn’s motivation for co-founding Poker Club with junior and Vice President Daniel Thompson on March 21. However, students have been playing the game unofficially at lunch for even longer. “We ...

Happiness Club spreads smiles around school

Happiness Club spreads smiles around school

Gianna Schuster, Editor

March 20, 2014


Filed under Campus

School is a stressful place. Luckily, Happiness Club is in efforts to help alleviate some of that stress by encouraging Carlmont to be a happier campus. Senior Kiana Ghazouli and juniors Adelyn Yau and Natalie Tussy collaborated earlier in the school year to establish Carlmont’s very first Happi...

Carlmont’s Happiness Club seeks to spread happiness

Carlmont’s Happiness Club seeks to spread happiness

Marco Sevilla, Staff Writer

March 17, 2014


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

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Art Club highlights students’ creative sides

Art Club highlights students’ creative sides

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer

March 9, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont’s Art Club has seen significant changes over the years. From a new art building, to new teachers, to new equipment, to new students, the club has evolved since its creation nearly a decade ago. However, that's not to say that the club’s goals have changed. According to senior Zo Higgin...

The Chess Club makes a move

The Chess Club makes a move

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer

February 12, 2014


Filed under Campus

Winning. A concept found in almost all activities, and an idea that many members of the Chess Club define as the reason they love chess and choose to spend their Friday lunches in room D10. The Chess Club is fairly new to Carlmont, with junior Nicholas Hsu founding it just two years ago. Hsu has ...

Armenian club educates and plans for future

Armenian club educates and plans for future

Danielle Hamer

February 9, 2014


Filed under Campus

Between fundraisers, discussions, presentations, and more, Armenian club, a group dedicated to connecting itself with Armenia’s culture and educating non- Armenians about the rich culture of the country, has got a lot going on. If you walk into room E-7 on Tuesdays, you will see a group of passion...

Persian club brings culture to campus

Persian club brings culture to campus

Gianna Schuster, Editor

February 1, 2014


Filed under Campus

Surrounded by such a diverse community, Carlmont's Persian club is one of the many cultural clubs on campus. It is not easy to walk into a classroom at lunch full of people who instantly share the same culture or background. Persian club is welcome to those that simply wish to enrich Persian culture and enjoy a Persian community. Sharing extremely simi...

Creative reWriters Club critiques and inspires

Creative reWriters Club critiques and inspires

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer

January 24, 2014


Filed under Campus

"Bring in the stuff you wrote, and let's learn how to edit, and edit, and edit." This is the main goal of the Creative reWriters club, according to club co-advisor and special education department member John Parker-Campbell. Each Thursday, the Creative reWriters Club meets to discuss and critique...

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