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Social media gives new opportunities to aspiring artists

Social media gives new opportunities to aspiring artists

February 14, 2019

Social media has increased its popularity with teens and is now being used to broadcast their artistic talents. According to a 2018 study by the Pew Research Center, 95 percent...

Social Media causes teens to procrastinate

Social Media causes teens to procrastinate

February 14, 2019

Ten minutes. Just ten more minutes before a student puts down their phone and starts their homework. Soon, this will turn into 30 minutes — then into an hour. For many, social media is a ...

Suicide and selfies are closer together than you think

Suicide and selfies are closer together than you think

January 19, 2019

Another flaw, another tear, another scar. Many people have social media, and they spend a lot of their time looking at their friends’ posts and creating their own — but...

Social Justice Sewing Academy pieces together the future

Social Justice Sewing Academy pieces together the future

March 26, 2018

People are angry. People are demanding social and political change. The Social Justice Sewing Academy (SJSA) provides a platform for people to express their emotions through...

Poster contest raises awareness for social justice

Poster contest raises awareness for social justice

February 25, 2018

Across San Mateo County libraries, students in 5th to 12th grade competed in the Teen Social Justice Poster Contest to show their support for equality for all different types of p...

Social media continues to veil effective coping

Social media continues to veil effective coping

October 8, 2017

Whether news comes through emails, texts, or snapchats, we all use social media to share experiences and get information. But social media veils the truths about lives and...

Day of Silence speaks volumes for LGBTQ students

Day of Silence speaks volumes for LGBTQ students

April 20, 2017

Every year, students from thousands of schools take a vow of silence for one day to commemorate the LGBTQ lives affected by bullying and harassment. This year, Day of Silence will ...

Social media ruins social lives

Social media ruins social lives

January 24, 2017

Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks are ruining the teenager lifestyle. Almost all teenagers never know when to stop using their phones. Teena...

History teacher awarded for social justice work

History teacher awarded for social justice work

January 21, 2017

On Jan. 16, Carlmont history teacher Karen Ramroth was given the Dorothy Boyajian Honored Teacher Award. This award recognizes teachers in the community who reflect the ideals of D...

Kind week surpasses social norms

September 20, 2016

Adriana Ramirez reports on Kind week at Carlmont and how this serves as a positive influence for students and staff.

Students react to After School app

Students react to After School app

November 9, 2015

Nicole del Cardayre ...

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