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Valentine’s Day spreads mixed feelings

Valentine’s Day spreads mixed feelings

Samantha Chu, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

It's Feb. 14. Heart-shaped chocolates go out of stock in all of the grocery stores, red roses show up almost everywhere, and Hallmark makes a fortune off of their card sales. The day of love has come. Valentine's Day is celebrated annually, originating as a day to commemorate St. Valentine. How...

Annual rose sale spreads love throughout the halls

Annual rose sale spreads love throughout the halls

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Campus

Paper hearts and bouquets of roses fill every store in anticipation of Valentine’s Day. Students can show their appreciation and buy roses for their friends, teachers, and significant others. This annual sale provides an opportunity for students to celebrate Valentine’s Day as a Carlmont com...

Valentine rose sale spreads love on campus

Estella Lippi, Scotcenter Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Estella Lippi reports on the rose sale and the impact it has on students

Interracial relationships still face scrutiny

Interracial relationships still face scrutiny

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Features, In-Depth, Top News

Laws prohibiting interracial relationships are history, and although interracial relationships have come a long way, many continue to face barriers. Though people today are less restricted as a result of their race, it still affects people’s view of relationships, even in the Carlmont community. Kazim...

Scots walk out to spread love

Scots walk out to spread love

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

November 15, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sophie Penn reports on the peaceful rally held during fifth period at Carlmont.

‘Love Trumps Hate’ at walk-out rally

‘Love Trumps Hate’ at walk-out rally

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under News, Top News

Students flooded out of classrooms and down flights of stairs. Approximately 300 students gathered around the girl in the rainbow cape. "My body, my choice!" yelled the girls. "Her body, her choice!" chanted the boys. At 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, in support of a pro-love rally after the...

Welcome Back assembly teaches students to choose love

Welcome Back assembly teaches students to choose love

Lily Bakour, Segment Producer

September 27, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Houston Kraft came to Carlmont to speak about kindness at the annual Welcome Back assembly.

Kind Week spreads love and acceptance

Kind Week spreads love and acceptance

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

As students pass by one another throughout the school day, some keep their heads down, avoiding conversation at all costs. Other students offer friendly smiles and small talk. Although kindness can have long-lasting effects, it is not as common as Carlmont ASB hopes it will be someday. Kind Week, a ...

Valentine love spreads to Vets

Valentine love spreads to Vets

Chesirae Barbano, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016


Filed under Campus

Carlmont spreads the love to veterans with the Valentine card tradition. Between Jan. 25 to Feb. 2, Carlmont's student body was offered the opportunity to write letters to veterans. Junior Celeste Hsu said, "[This event was] a good thing to do. I liked the idea of writing to people who have served...

Scots spread love

Scots spread love

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer

January 15, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

A woman is strolling down the streets of San Francisco. The hijab wrapped around her head makes her stand out among the crowds. As she approaches her favorite bakery, her headscarf is pulled from her head and the word "ISIS" is shouted at her. Hate crimes happen everywhere, everyday, and this past...

Students who love music join the Dynamics Music Club

Students who love music join the Dynamics Music Club

Ethan Wong, Staff Writer

May 8, 2015


Filed under Campus

Carlmont has a variety of clubs relating to music, but the Dynamics Music Club (DMC) isn't like the others. The DMC was started in 2010, by a group of students who wanted to spread their passion of music by performing and to have a positive impact on the community. Since then, the club has been...

‘Nobody Love’ is not your ordinary pop song

‘Nobody Love’ is not your ordinary pop song

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

April 9, 2015


Filed under A&E

"Everybody is looking for that new thing," sang Tori Kelly in her new single "Nobody Love." This song is the new "thing" you should be looking for, if you haven't found it already. It may sound like your regular pop song at first, but it's much more than that. Victoria "Tori" Kelly, an America...

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