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Latinos Unidos builds community

Latinos Unidos builds community

Joseph Gomez, Staff Writer
May 19, 2017
Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to an end, Latinos Unidos remains an excited, vocal, and proud group. Carlmont’s Latino club, Latinos Unidos, was founded on the premise of providing Latinos a place to come together to bond and feel safe and accurately represented. Joshua Harris, a senior and vice p...

Taiwanese Cultural Festival celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Taiwanese Cultural Festival celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Cath Lei, Staff Writer
May 14, 2017
Filed under News, Top News

Every year since 1992, the month of May has been lined with festivals and fairs celebrating both Asian and Pacific Islander cultures. Seven years after May was declared Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, Bill Clinton designated the second week of May to be Taiwanese American Heritage Week. This ...

Heritage Fair: each bite giving a taste of home

Heritage Fair: each bite giving a taste of home

Nastasja Stahl, Staff Writer
March 13, 2017
Filed under Campus

Tables are set across the pavement, each of them holding signs with food prices and labels proudly decorated in colorful designs. Students clamor around each booth, waving money in the air as club members take each order. The quad, like most days, is full. On February 23, however, it's different from...

Heritage fair educates students

Estella Lippi, Scotcenter Editor-in-Chief
February 26, 2017
Filed under ScotCenter

Estella Lippi reports on the heritage fair and its impact on students.

Heritage Fair displays cultural diversity

Heritage Fair displays cultural diversity

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
February 25, 2017
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...

Food sale gives new look on heritage

Food sale gives new look on heritage

Alyn Seymour, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under Campus

On Feb. 23, the quad filled with the smells of foods from all around the world for Heritage Fair.  Clubs like Filipino Club, Black Student Union, and more were selling foods from their cultures. The food sale is a fundraiser for clubs at Carlmont, but since it is during the week of the Heritage Fa...

Filipino Club dances their way into Heritage Fair with the Tinikling

Filipino Club dances their way into Heritage Fair with the Tinikling

Sherilyn Kuo, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under Campus

This year Filipino Club is participating in Heritage Fair to share a bit of Filipino culture with a traditional folk dance called tinikling. Every year, Carlmont celebrates the diversity of our school at the Heritage Fair with different clubs participating in the assembly and selling food that re...

Swing Club ‘rock steps’ into Heritage Fair

Swing Club ‘rock steps’ into Heritage Fair

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Campus

The Carlmont Swing Club has begun rigorous preparations for this year’s annual Heritage Fair. “We’ve been learning choreography, getting into shape with group workouts, working on swing tricks, and getting back into a place where both the lead and the follow feel comfortable,” said Carrie We...

Preparations for Heritage Fair go into full swing

Preparations for Heritage Fair go into full swing

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017
Filed under Campus

As Heritage Fair creeps around the corner, students begin to prepare for the big assembly and celebration of diversity. Planning begins as early as December in the ASB assembly committee where students like sophomore Olive Peschel begin the preparations. “We first start off with contacting the ...

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

Heritage Fair promotes diversity – Kian Karamdashti

Kian Karamdashti, Reporter
February 28, 2016
Filed under ScotCenter

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

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