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Model-minority stereotype impacts the lives of Asian-American students

Model-minority stereotype impacts the lives of Asian-American students

Maya Lip, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Features, Uncategorized

“All Asians are smart." This statement is a well-known assumption that is found to be the center of many stereotypical jokes. However, what seems like a light-hearted jest can have a negative impact on a huge population of the students that attend Carlmont High School. It is a recurring instance that students of othe...

Model-Minority Stereotype impacts the lives of Asian-American Students

Model-Minority Stereotype impacts the lives of Asian-American Students

Maya Lip, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Features

“All Asians are smart.” This statement is a well-known assumption that is found to be the center of many stereotypical jokes. However, what seems like a light-hearted jest can have a negative impact on a huge population of the students that attend Carlmont High School. It is a recurring instance that students of othe...

Poor reporting leads to false label of Carlmont

Poor reporting leads to false label of Carlmont

Editorial Staff

April 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top News

In spite of what news reports say, Carlmont is not anti-Semitic. The recent uproar over the chalk swastikas that were drawn by the bleachers and outside the gym, partnered with alleged derogatory comments made to a Jewish student, have led to a series of meetings, articles, and discussions about a po...

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