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Food For Fines puts a new spin on holiday giving

Food For Fines puts a new spin on holiday giving

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

Books and beans: an unlikely combination. However, with the San Mateo County Library's newest holiday initiative, Food for Fines, library fines will be waived with the donation of food, excluding fees for lost or damaged items. Running from Nov. 1 to Dec. 31, Food for Fines will allow library ...

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

Food drive instills spirit of giving back

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


Filed under Campus

Donating food can mean the world to someone in need. From Nov. 1 to Nov. 18, students can donate to Second Harvest Food Bank by bringing canned food or non-perishables to their second-period classroom. The class with the most donations will not only help their community but will also be rewarded...

Giving back to the Philippines

Giving back to the Philippines

Alisa Takahashi, Staff Writer

October 8, 2014


Filed under Campus, Student Bios, Top News

It is Christmas morning and children everywhere are bursting with smiles at the new presents they have received. The happiness and joy they experience right after seeing the item on the top of their Christmas list under their tree is incomparable to any other feeling during the holiday season. Sophomore...

Giving “Props” to the senior dancers

Giving “Props” to the senior dancers

Elena Mateus, Staff Writer

May 7, 2014


Filed under Campus

Carlmont Dance will put on their final dance show of the year, "Props," from May 8 to May 10 at 7 p.m. The name "Props" was given to the show as each and every number utilizes a prop in the dance itself. "Every year a theme is chosen," said sophomore Emily Sevillia, "This year, mirrors, ladders, rope, caution tape, a...

Giving back: Ethan Wallace

Giving back: Ethan Wallace

Julian Smith, Staff Writer

March 12, 2014


Filed under Campus

Aside from being a heavily involved student at Carlmont, work, and a member of a successful band, senior Ethan Wallace always manages to delegate time to giving back to the community. Beginning two years ago, Wallace realized that his talents in the recording studio as a drummer could be utilized a...

The act of giving back

The act of giving back

February 11, 2014


Filed under Campus January, Features

High school is a chaotic time for many as they try to juggle academics along with other extra curricular activities. Balancing all these activities rarely leaves time for other things such as volunteering. However despite the lack of time there are some students at Carlmont who selflessly give back to...

Giving back: Zack Beauchamp

Giving back: Zack Beauchamp

Julian Smith, Staff Writer

January 16, 2014


Filed under Campus

Aside from the APs, college applications, and work, Zack Beauchamp devotes what little free time he has giving back to his community. For many, community service is just another mechanism to increase chances of college acceptance. But for Beauchamp, it's different. "I initially just wanted to get invo...

The Christian club prepares for a season of giving

The Christian club prepares for a season of giving

Taran Sun, Staff Writer

December 9, 2013


Filed under Campus

A community for Christians and a way to grow closer to God: Christian club is the group of individuals who embody these goals, seeking to bring them to life on the Carlmont campus. Christian club meets weekly to take part in Bible discussion and plan community volunteer work in order to create a close...

Gift giving habits

Gift giving habits

Ariana Crame, Staff Writer

December 9, 2013


Filed under Holiday

The holidays can be a stressful time for people; the pressure of having to find a perfect gift for someone can be hard, especially when you are shopping for your significant other. According to The Fort Scott Tribune, “Overall, husbands and wives strive to buy something the other person wants. Me...

Veterans Day: Students giving back

Veterans Day: Students giving back

Tian Chary, Staff Writer

November 8, 2013


Filed under Campus

As students get excited for of the long Veterans Day weekend, history teachers have given students the chance to write letters to veterans to thank them for all the hard work they have done for the country. To many people, having a day off from work or school is like utopia. However, most people do n...

‘Tis the season to be giving

‘Tis the season to be giving

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


Filed under News

Gift giving is at our doorsteps with Halloween candy donations to American troops. Students and faculty face a similar problem after Halloween every year; too much extra candy. This year instead of selling it, donate it to a charity. Carlmont’s California Scholarship Foundation (CSF) is having a cand...

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