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Japanese Pop Club embraces its culture

Japanese Pop Club embraces its culture

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

May 20, 2018


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Within the four walls of room E7, Japanese Pop Club (J-Pop) strives to spread their culture among Carlmont students by performing traditional Japanese dances at school assemblies, as well as providing presentations on the origin of J-Pop culture. J-Pop Club began at Carlmont in 2012 and is currently being led ...

Club food sales follow the Carlmont Heritage Fair

Club food sales follow the Carlmont Heritage Fair

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


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It's Friday, March 2. The lunch bell rings, and the race begins. Students push past one another, jostling their way through the halls and down the stairs. Wallets are out, lines are forming, and the quad is overflowing with people beyond imagination. The cause of this rush? The cultural clubs'...

Heritage Fair is more important now than ever

Heritage Fair is more important now than ever

Victoria Valle Remond, Segment Producer

March 3, 2018


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Victoria Valle Remond reports on the 2018 Heritage Fair assembly.

Swing Club performs at Heritage Fair

Swing Club performs at Heritage Fair

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

March 3, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

Carlmont students were able to get a taste of the 1940s at the annual Heritage Fair assembly on March 1. Swing Club's performance was in full swing as feet kicked and hands waved along to jazzy music. "In Swing Club, we dance to music that is typically from the 1920s to the 1940s. We meet during...

Heritage Fair shows off Carlmont’s cultures

Heritage Fair shows off Carlmont’s cultures

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

While the rain pounded down outside, students crowded into the gym as the Heritage Fair began, eager to learn about their classmate's cultures. The Heritage Fair takes place each year and showcases the many cultures that makeup Carlmont. The gym was filled with balloons and flags representing ...

Heritage Fair brings attention to Carlmont’s diversity

Heritage Fair brings attention to Carlmont’s diversity

Andrea Butler, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


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Heritage Fair is an event that celebrates Carlmont's diversity by showing the students an aspect of the school they don’t usually get to see. To many of those who perform, heritage is more than just family background — it’s a part of who they are. “Heritage Fair is supposed to let all stud...

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Ukulele Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


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With a range of ukuleles, drums, and guitars, the Ukulele Club harmonizes together in preparation for the Heritage Fair at Carlmont. As president, Sedona Regan, a senior, leads her team to play to their full capabilities, and on March 1, the members will perform a piece they created from a combination...

Polynesian Club prepares for the upcoming Heritage Fair

Polynesian Club prepares for the upcoming Heritage Fair

Vincent Wai, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


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Polynesian culture is one of the lesser-known aspects of Carlmont High School. However, with Heritage Fair scheduled to occur in the coming weeks, the Polynesian Club can use the event as an opportunity to express their culture and pride. Heritage Fair is a chance for students of different backgrounds...

Chinese Culture Club teaches students about Chinese heritage and culture

Chinese Culture Club teaches students about Chinese heritage and culture

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


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Within the walls of room U14, Chinese Culture Club (CCC) works to extend knowledge about Chinese heritage and culture to all students.  On the first and third Fridays of the month, CCC organizes meetings that consist of a short presentation followed by an interactive activity.   Activities incl...

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


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In a dimly lit room, students gather around a SMART board watching a Youtube video from February of 2016 about culture and heritage. These students are part of the Muslim Fellowship club, and they are preparing for the upcoming Heritage Fair in February. “We are preparing for heritage fair by ...

Latinos Unidos builds community

Latinos Unidos builds community

Joseph Gomez, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017


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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 ...

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