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Green technology a promising solution to global warming

Green technology a promising solution to global warming

Anika Bhatnagar, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Families flee in horror while watching flames steal away their home. The sky's pleasant blue burns into a raging red. Gusting winds whip up the flames as they grasp onto anything to destroy. Flickering embers circle through the sky. The deep amber flames grow past the tips of the trees and release sm...

Green Team leads effort towards zero waste lifestyle

Green Team leads effort towards zero waste lifestyle

Brianna Cheng, Staff Writer

March 3, 2019

According to the 2017 Infrastructure Report Card, Americans produce 258 million tons of waste annually. The Green Team Club at Carlmont is working to reduce this amount with their new zero waste initiative. "The Green Team strives to promote zero waste, but most importantly, spread awareness of the environme...

San Francisco greenery is a sight for sore eyes

San Francisco greenery is a sight for sore eyes

Annika Barsy, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018

When people imagine a hospital, they usually think of an uncomfortably sterile room lit by bright fluorescent lights. But at Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, this is not the case. On the grounds of the Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center, there is an expanse of lush, g...

Carlmont Green Team works to improve campus with tri-bins trash system

Carlmont Green Team works to improve campus with tri-bins trash system

Jessica Klein, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018

The Carlmont Green Team is continually working to improve the environment by implementing new tri-bin trash systems across campus. The trash system was formed last January and can now be found everywhere throughout Carlmont. Although no exact number of tri-bins can be given, there are roughly 50 or...

Belmont Library grows its own ‘Green Team’

Belmont Library grows its own ‘Green Team’

Justin Som, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Newspaper. Soil. Water. A variety of different vegetable seeds. These are the only things that the Belmont Library's "Green Team" needed to begin its goal of creating organic produce in the gardens of Barrett Park. The organization is the product of the collaboration efforts of Teen Service Librarian...

Green Team continues to improve the tri-bin system

Green Team continues to improve the tri-bin system

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018

With the implementation of a tri-bin system of compost, recycling, and landfill at Carlmont, the Green Team has been able to raise environmental awareness in the community. So far, the tri-bins have been a major success but the team needs to keep working to maintain that system. At this point, t...

Green Team works to implement a tri-bin waste system

Green Team works to implement a tri-bin waste system

Rachel Matatyaou, Staff Writer

October 14, 2017

The Green Team is making efforts to establish a tri-bin waste system at Carlmont, which would consist of compost, recycling, and landfill. This would be an expanded and more efficient waste system, as the school currently has landfill bins with several recycling bins around campus. This club is l...

Green Week advocates environmental awareness

Green Week advocates environmental awareness

Phoebe Saul, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

After about three months of collaborative planning between LEAP Club and Environmental Club, Green Week took place the week of April 24. Hanna Francis, a senior and president of Leaders for Environmental Awareness and Protection (LEAP) Club, described Green Week as "a fun collaboration between clubs...

Will the Golden State be the next Green State by legalizing marijuana?

Will the Golden State be the next Green State by legalizing marijuana?

Becca Garner, Staff Writer

January 21, 2015

Febreeze and eye drops are a stoner’s best friend. Without them, you could land yourself in the back of a police car at any moment, and your whole future could evaporate in the time it takes to spark up a joint. For California citizens, however, these protective measures may soon be no more than...

Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

Ariana Crame, Staff Writer

March 20, 2014

Most people know that the St. Patrick’s Day tradition is to wear green, but some don’t necessarily know why. Some people wear green because it is something fun and different to do. “I do wear green for St. Patrick's day because it's been so incorporated into our culture that it's expected th...

Green Youth Alliance’s “Food Revolution”

Green Youth Alliance’s “Food Revolution”

Sabrina Talpur, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013

“Right now Green Youth Alliance is taking steps on spreading awareness about healthy food,” said senior and President of GYA, Gabby D’Souza. Most recently GYA met up at the Redwood City Library Oct. 16 to host an event called “Food Revolution”. GYA focuses on educating youth about the importance...

Carlmont’s active green community

Carlmont’s active green community

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013

Known as the club with Lorenzo sandwiches during the clubs fair or Green Youth Alliance, the executive board searched for additional members. Students interested about learning more on the environment and want get involved with the community should visit Carlmont’s Green Youth Alliance club in E11 on O...

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