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Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Campus

Fingers pound profusely on the keyboard with eyes fixed on the screen. Fast thinking, problem-solving, and collaboration are all being exercised as the final minutes approach. Programmers can't afford to waste any time in this intense atmosphere. Competitions like these are one of the ways that coders...

Coding: the hobby of opportunities

Coding: the hobby of opportunities

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
Filed under Campus

Quick fingers dance on a backlit keyboard, sending brackets, and numbers streaming down a computer screen. This is coding, an emerging passion for many students at Carlmont. Coding, unlike how it is often portrayed in movies, takes lots of time, and is not necessarily used for hacking. There were...

Computer Science Club expands from humble beginnings

Computer Science Club expands from humble beginnings

Evan Davies, Staff Writer
November 1, 2014
Filed under Campus

Clubs are primarily intended to help students explore new ideas or offer extra academic support, some clubs however have to overcome obstacles to meet these goals. Computer Science club was first established to help teach computer and programming skills to Carlmont students. However this goal wasn't...

Former computer designer seeks fun classroom environment

Former computer designer seeks fun classroom environment

October 8, 2014
Filed under Campus

Scott Chan, a former computer designer, is now helping students with science. Chan is a new teacher at Carlmont. He taught physics at Junipero Serra High School in San Mateo for three years. At Carlmont, he teaches two periods of AS Physics and three periods of Engineering and Green Technology....

Computer lab now open after school

Computer lab now open after school

February 11, 2011
Filed under Campus

The D13 computer lab will be open for student use after school every Monday through Thursday from now on. From 2:30 to 4:00, students will be able to use the school's computers for the Internet. It's targetted for students that do not have access to a computer at home. The computer lab will...

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