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Editorial: Teens jeopardize the confidentiality PSAT content by meme-ing

Editorial: Teens jeopardize the confidentiality PSAT content by meme-ing

October 13, 2018

In debates about internet content, one controversial issue has been that privacy does not exist online so any content could be traced back to the sharer for legal reasons. On th...

Editorial: College application fees should factor into students’ plans

Editorial: College application fees should factor into students’ plans

October 3, 2018

As those grand visions of admission into college are getting nearer and nearer for expectant high school seniors, it may be a good time for a reality check. Students boldly anno...

Seniors sign to play college sports

Seniors sign to play college sports

June 4, 2018

On Wed. May 23, Carlmont seniors publicly committed to playing on a college sports team during a signing ceremony. Parents, friends, and fellow teammates gathered in the Stogner...

Students should consider community college

Students should consider community college

June 3, 2018

Harvard, Brown, Yale, Princeton, University of Pennsylvania, Columbia, Cornell, and Dartmouth. The seven Ivy League colleges in the United States. This past year, students...

Colleges are more than what they seem online

Colleges are more than what they seem online

May 24, 2018

Many high school juniors and seniors are researching and choosing colleges to map out their futures. This process is very in-depth and requires a lot of time and energy in order...

Belmont Library hosts college tuition workshop

Belmont Library hosts college tuition workshop

May 17, 2018

Every year, college tuition prices are rising. According to Make Lemonade, a site that helps with financial aid, there are 44 million borrowers in the United States who have college...

Student stress builds alongside college expectations

Student stress builds alongside college expectations

May 4, 2018

Most students go through high school with one goal in mind: get into a good college. While students are focused on getting into college, they create expectations for what their college...

College brand names define lives of graduates

College brand names define lives of graduates

February 28, 2018

Harvard. Princeton. Stanford. Yale. Every day, students around the world push themselves to their physical and emotional limits in order to get accepted into these pr...

College graduates struggle to find affordable Bay Area housing

College graduates struggle to find affordable Bay Area housing

February 26, 2018

The San Francisco Bay Area was born during the California Gold Rush when people from all over the world came to seek their fortunes. Nowadays, many are drawn to the Bay Area in ...

High school athletes seek college recruitment

High school athletes seek college recruitment

February 12, 2018

"I’ve been working up to this moment for my whole life." This thought goes through the minds of many high school athletes as they are going through the college recruitment...

SAT scores do not predict future success

SAT scores do not predict future success

January 31, 2018

One test determines a student’s future success. Many want to do well on the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test), but some struggle to understand what the score truly means. Whi...

Life hacks meeting gives students information about alternatives to a four year college

Life hacks meeting gives students information about alternatives to a four year college

January 28, 2018

On Jan. 25 after school, students gathered at the Belmont Library to attend a seminar about life. The goal of the seminar series is to show students some choices of education or...

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