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Heritage Fair displays cultural diversity

Heritage Fair displays cultural diversity

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
February 25
Filed under Campus, Top News

Whoops and cheers filled the gym as hula dancers rhythmically swung their hips to the rat-ti-tat-tats of the beating drums, along with many other performers. On Feb. 24, the annual Heritage Fair assembly featured many different heritages embodied at Carlmont. The event, held by ASB, showcased various...

New ethnic studies course welcomes diversity

New ethnic studies course welcomes diversity

Connor Lin, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under Campus, Top News

Beginning fall of 2017, students have the opportunity to enroll in a new course at Carlmont. This class, named race, ethnicity, and immigration, focuses on bringing students of diverse backgrounds together to discuss current and historical racial conflicts. Although the new class was approved by...

Hollywood faces scrutiny for a lack of diversity in films

Hollywood faces scrutiny for a lack of diversity in films

Armon Mahdavi, Staff Writer
November 19
Filed under News

In Marvel’s recent film, “Doctor Strange,” the casting choice of Caucasian actress Tilda Swinton to play a Tibetan character has led to many complaints of a lack of diversity in American films today.   The movie industry has been highly denounced for the practice of “whitewashing”-- casting whit...

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

Kian Karamdashti, Reporter
February 28
Filed under ScotCenter

Kian Karamdashti covers the 2016 Heritage Fair celebrations run by Carlmont ASB.

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