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March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

Izzy Lunderman, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under Campus

March is a time when the luck of the Irish clashes with March Madness. During March Madness, family, school, and even jobs are set aside to make basketball priority number one. “March Madness is a tournament that consists of the top 64 college basketball teams and takes place in March,” said...

Mini-Madness tournament enhances March Madness spirit

Mini-Madness tournament enhances March Madness spirit

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under Campus

March is associated with St. Patrick's Day parties and the color green. However, for many, March means basketball. This is because the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball tournament, also known as March Madness, occurs throughout the month. Carlmont ASB has given students a...

Protesters, anti-protesters, and anarchists collide at ‘March 4 Trump’ rally

Protesters, anti-protesters, and anarchists collide at ‘March 4 Trump’ rally

Justin Som, Staff Writer
March 7
Filed under News

Pepper spray, wooden sticks, and the American flag. These are the tools of the new wave of supporters for President Donald Trump. On March 4, protests were held across the nation with the phrase "March 4 Trump" as their main slogan. Trump supporters waved signs that said "Deplorables for Trump"...

Women’s March fuels future protests

Women’s March fuels future protests

Lucy Perrone, Staff Writer
February 6
Filed under Campus

A sea of pink-eared hats stretched down the endless blocks of the nation’s capital, representing the desperation for equality. A roar erupted from the crowd as they charged forward, pouring down every street of D.C., marching and chanting in sync as one unit. On Jan 21, over 5 million people aroun...

Women’s March supporters lack clear direction

Women’s March supporters lack clear direction

Avery Adams, Staff Writer
January 29
Filed under Opinion

“This is the moment of the beginning of the revival of the women’s movement,” said Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, the D-N.Y., to the demonstrators in Washington D.C. on Jan. 21. Filled with resentment and disappointment from the results of the election, each marcher had a purpose on the White H...

March Madness holds endless surprises

March Madness holds endless surprises

Bijan Khalili, Staff Writer
March 26
Filed under Sports Talk

One thing I admire about college basketball is that there's never a game that doesn't make you jump out your seat. When March Madness comes around, all the teams have the opportunity to have a clean slate, and they just focus on playing the best basketball they can. Every year, there is an upset...

March Madness instigates student madness

March Madness instigates student madness

Julia Kranzler, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under Sports

Emotions were on the line for many students when NCAA's March Madness kicked off on March 18. This year, March Madness is more than just a competition between collegiate basketball teams, but also against students. The student who has the most accurate "bracket", or predicted results, will be awarded...

Screamin’ Scots march on

Screamin’ Scots march on

Gianna Schuster, Editor
November 22
Filed under Campus, Top News

School spirit put on its true game face this season with the Screamin’ Scots more alive than ever. The Screamin’ Scots are a group of energetic Carlmont students that attend sporting events at home games as well as away games to cheer with school pride and motivate the players to reach their fullest...

March Madness enthralls students

March Madness enthralls students

March 17
Filed under Sports

"It's March Madness baby," as the famous Dick Vitale would say. March Madness is in full swing and the free flowing, crazy basketball tournament is captivating the entire nation. Andy Gross thinks March Madness is so exciting because, "You never know who is going to win it all and when there will be a big upset. Everybody has a chance." March Madness is a seeded basketba...

This Month in History: March

This Month in History: March

February 27
Filed under A&E

    [media-credit id=11 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit]  We experience different, crazy things happening in our world today that are bound to end up in future history textbooks. Here are some interesting things you may not have known before that have happened in ...

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