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Students show solidarity against anti-Semitism

Students show solidarity against anti-Semitism

Viveka Kurup, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

In the wake of the Pittsburgh shooting, students at Carlmont High School decided to come together and stand up against prejudice. On Saturday, Oct. 27, 11 Jews were shot and killed in a Synagogue located in Pittsburgh, Pa. Mireille Knoll, one of the Jews in the Synagogue, survived the Holocaust but...

Model United Nations offers an avenue to express political opinions

Model United Nations offers an avenue to express political opinions

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

While many students talk about their days during lunch, some speak of the lack of civil liberties students in third world countries experience on a daily basis. These discussions are held by students attending Carlmont’s Model United Nations club. Model United Nations, or Model UN for short, is a club founded b...

Muslim discrimination spreads across America

Muslim discrimination spreads across America

Zaina Abdelrahman, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

Noor Dahbour is a Carlmont alumna who experienced the dehumanizing discrimination of American Muslims. Muslims have the highest rates in being discriminated against among religious groups in America. One could be practicing their religion peacefully, reading their holy book, or wearing...

Model United Nations uses a different method to teach useful skills

Model United Nations uses a different method to teach useful skills

Evan Davies, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014

The Model United Nations club has an unconventional way of teaching it's members useful skills and information. Instead of students being taught weekly lessons by club officers, Model U.N. assigns each student a country to represent. The club then presents a current issue facing the real life United...

Ebola strikes the United States

Ebola strikes the United States

Taran Sun, Managing Editor

October 2, 2014

The first uncontrolled entry of the deadly Ebola virus into the United States occurred on Sept. 20. According to NBC News, Thomas Eric Duncan left Liberia on Sept. 19 carrying the virus. He arrived in Texas, and is currently being treated at a Dallas hospital. Junior Brent Jang said, “I think...

The miniature United Nations

The miniature United Nations

Isabella Paragas, Illustrator and Staff Writer

February 26, 2012

[media-credit name="The GSTAAD Project" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] With all the news on television and newspapers about all the events happening all over the world, the Model UN (United Nations) club will be participating in a conference and be debating as different countries about...

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