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Basketball advances during the off season

Basketball advances during the off season

Bijan Khalili, ScotCenter Sports/Columnist

August 25, 2015

The 2015-2016 NBA season is already on its way, with teams making off season moves and getting young prospects looking to do big things from the draft. First up, the draft class of 2015 has been one of the more promising draft classes for a couple years. One surprise in the draft is the Los Angeles...

Focusing on yourself during the college admissions process

Focusing on yourself during the college admissions process

Arianna Bayangos, Scot Scoop News Editor

March 16, 2015

As college admissions decisions are being released throughout the month, along with that comes the same questions and conversations. It is inevitable of course; all the seniors who applied to four year universities have been waiting for a letter in the mail or an admissions decision on college portals...

How students spend time during dead week

How students spend time during dead week

Lara Ostroff, Staff Writer

June 2, 2014

An exploration of the truth of dead week.

Flu season fiasco: CDC closed during government shutdown

Flu season fiasco: CDC closed during government shutdown

Zoe Wildman, Highlander Editor

October 8, 2013

With the Center for Disease Control (CDC) shut down, Americans will not be informed about current flu strains and where outbreaks are occurring. According to the CDC website, they will not be routinely analyzing surveillance data nor testing laboratory specimens submitted as part of routine surveillance. “The...

No lockdown during armed car chase

No lockdown during armed car chase

March 8, 2013

On March 7, local police investigated a burglary and with help from local community members, they were able to locate a car matching the description of the burglars on Highway 101. It was seen that the suspects had a handgun and were in a gold, four-door vehicle. Local community members were able...

How to stay healthy during the holidays

Reg Chatman Jr., Staff Writer and ScotCenter Editor

December 5, 2012

The holiday season brings families together to have fun and create memories that will last a lifetime. However, not many people know that the weight they gain over the holidays could also last a lifetime. Contrary to popular belief, studies have shown that the average American only gains about one...

Carlmont Scots show pride during school spirit days

Carlmont Scots show pride during school spirit days

May 10, 2012

This Friday, Carlmont's hallways will be lined with students dressed all in white. These "white out" days are when spirited students dress in white to show their school spirit. Some students feel these days are a good way of promoting spirit, such as junior Jason Ho, who said, "The school sp...

Croissants hauled in for French club fundraiser during finals

Croissants hauled in for French club fundraiser during finals

December 15, 2011

Each year, Carlmont's French club has its annual croissant sale near the quad in the mornings, passing period, and after school for students that need a quick snack for dead week and finals. "We have been doing this for years. It has become a tradition for French club to sell croissants to subsidize...

Students show school spirit during Homecoming week

Students show school spirit during Homecoming week

October 28, 2011

[media-credit id=15 align="aligncenter" width="200"][/media-credit]Homecoming week brought out the spirit in many Scots this week. On Monday, Giants was the theme of the day with Lincecum, Wilson, and Sandoval lookalikes roaming the hallways. Tie Dye Tuesday consisted of classic tie dye shirts, socks, and even a few pa...

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