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Chinese Culture Club prepares for the coming year

Chinese Culture Club prepares for the coming year

Sherilyn Kuo, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under Campus

On Friday, April 27, Chinese Culture Club (CCC) officer candidates held their election speeches. As the school year comes to an end, CCC is preparing for its next chapter next year. Last year, there was not any formal election for officer positions due to a lack of volunteers. However, increases ...

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Computer Science Club prepares for upcoming competitions

Kaylee George, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Campus

Fingers pound profusely on the keyboard with eyes fixed on the screen. Fast thinking, problem-solving, and collaboration are all being exercised as the final minutes approach. Programmers can't afford to waste any time in this intense atmosphere. Competitions like these are one of the ways that coders...

Robotics prepares for competition

Robotics prepares for competition

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer
February 23, 2017
Filed under ScotCenter

Sophie Penn reports on Carlmont's Robotics Team as they enter their final days of build season.

Interact prepares for lobster fest

Interact prepares for lobster fest

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer
January 19, 2017
Filed under Campus

"The mission of Rotary International is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian services, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and to advance goodwill and peace around the world," according to the Rotary International official website. The Interact club at Carl...

Personal finance class prepares students for life after high school

Personal finance class prepares students for life after high school

Connor Lin, Staff Writer
September 6, 2016
Filed under Campus

Beyond high school, students have to adapt to an independent lifestyle and can no longer rely on guidance from their parents and teachers. By enrolling in the personal finance class at Carlmont, students are able to gain skills that they can use both during and after their high school years. Perso...

Girls varsity tennis prepares for intense fall season

Girls varsity tennis prepares for intense fall season

Avery Adams, Staff Writer
September 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

Girls varsity tennis looks to fine-tune their skills for the upcoming season with the guidance of their new coach, Scott Howard, after a 2-5 loss to Palo Alto High School on Aug. 31. “Coach Scott is good, he’s a lot more intense [than the team’s previous coach], but I think that’s going to be r...

Carlmont prepares to welcome French exchange students

Carlmont prepares to welcome French exchange students

Hanalei Pham, Staff Writer
March 24, 2016
Filed under Campus, Top News

It's time to clean the house, prepare the guest bedroom, and plan family dinners. Carlmont students are about to host French exchange students. The Carlmont French Exchange Program has been hosting a small group of students from France every year since 1999, according to French teacher Katya Burton....

Carlmont Robotics prepares for competition – Bijan Khalili

Carlmont Robotics prepares for competition – Bijan Khalili

Bijan Khalili, Reporter
February 29, 2016
Filed under ScotCenter

Bijan Khalili covers the upcoming Carlmont Robotics tournament.    

DECA prepares students for the real world

DECA prepares students for the real world

Megan Tao, Staff Writer
November 23, 2014
Filed under Campus

The world of business is a competitive field, but there are ways to get ahead of the game. This past weekend, Carlmont's DECA club participated in a leadership conference that taught participating club members leadership, organization, and communication skills needed to be successful in the business...

Science teacher prepares to have son

Science teacher prepares to have son

Sophie Haddad, Staff Writer
October 29, 2014
Filed under Campus

Heading a department is a bit like having a child. Once one takes on such a great responsibility, it becomes apparent that much love and care are necessary in order for it to realize its full potential. More than anyone else, perhaps, Tina Smith is aware of this. She is the Department Chair of Science...

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