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Clubs develop new ideas for the new year

Clubs develop new ideas for the new year

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

May 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

As the 2017-18 school year comes to an end, Carlmont clubs are beginning to prepare new ideas and goals for next fall. Many clubs hope to maintain the success that they've achieved during this school year and extend it to next year. They also hope to incorporate new elements into their mission. Hope...

Carlmont clubs reflect on their achievements as the school year ends

Carlmont clubs reflect on their achievements as the school year ends

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Campus

Throughout the year, clubs work to accomplish goals set at the beginning. Whether they have reached these goals or not, the year is coming to an end, and clubs strive to conclude the year on a positive note. Many challenges are presented in which clubs have to overcome them, however, most have effectively...

Carlmont clubs rely on student commitment

Carlmont clubs rely on student commitment

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

March 17, 2018


Filed under Campus

Clubs are supposed to be organized and consistent meetings throughout the school year, but recently, students are losing their desire to partake in them. Clubs are largely based on commitment, and with fewer students devoted to them, the number of clubs decreases. Only a few clubs at Carlmont continue...

Mid-Winter Break conflicts with student clubs

Mid-Winter Break conflicts with student clubs

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under News

Mid-winter break is a time of relief for some Carlmont students, but others face the stress of planning their club's schedule to accommodate the break from school. With many weekly clubs, the school year has already been organized by the leaders in terms of what they will do each session. However,...

Too many clubs causes time commitment conflicts

Too many clubs causes time commitment conflicts

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

Theatre Council meets biweekly on Fridays in T3. No one showed. Debate Club meets weekly on Mondays in D3.  No one showed. This is more common than one may think. Back in September, students poured into the Quad eager to explore the clubs offered at Carlmont, signing up for multiple clubs in exchange...

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...

Reach Out club focuses on including students

Reach Out club focuses on including students

Marina Ferme, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under Campus

Reach Out club encourages students to put themselves out of their comfort zones and get in more social environments by having a safe, fun space to go to. The club holds meetings every first and third Friday of the month, where they have lunch and play fun easy games that are created by the Reach ...

Kozy Kids Club handmakes cozy blankets for children in need

Kozy Kids Club handmakes cozy blankets for children in need

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont is the home of Kozy Kids Club, whose members dedicate themselves to handmaking colorful blankets for children at the Lucile Packard’s Children Hospital. Kozy Kids Club President Talia Fine began the club in 2016 after experiencing the condition of the hospital room her family friend was ...

Hope Brigade Club gives hope to cancer victims

Hope Brigade Club gives hope to cancer victims

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under Campus

Among Carlmont’s wide variety of clubs, Hope Brigade Club dedicates itself to spreading cancer awareness and positivity throughout the community, all while commemorating its initial upbringing. Hope Brigade Club President Cindy Chen began the club in 2016, a year after losing her mother to bloo...

Feminist Club expands views on feminism

Feminist Club expands views on feminism

Marina Ferme, Staff writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under Campus

The new officers for the Feminist Club are excited for what they have planned for this year, such as collaborations with other clubs  and events planned to spread the true meaning of feminism: the equality of all people.  The new officers want to get more people involved this year with the clu...

Carlmont Cup provides exposure to clubs on campus

Carlmont Cup provides exposure to clubs on campus

Sarah Cheung, Segment Producer

October 4, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont Cup 2017.

Relaxation Motivation Club encourages healthy stress management

Relaxation Motivation Club encourages healthy stress management

Talia Fine, Staff Writer

May 31, 2017


Filed under Campus

A survey conducted by the American Psychological Society in 2013 found that stress is extremely common especially among teenagers, with school as a major contributor to the unhealthy amounts of angst and stress. Relaxation Motivation, a club co-founded this year by Sophie Srivastava, Anna Singer, and Samantha Owyang,...

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