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ASB spreads awareness on breast cancer

ASB spreads awareness on breast cancer

Jai Sinha, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


Filed under Campus

In order to spread awareness for breast cancer and recognition to those affected by it, ASB held a Breast Cancer Awareness Week. From Oct. 1 to Oct. 5, students showed their support for breast cancer through pink apparel and other activities held by ASB. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime,...

ScotSkim: remembering icons

ScotSkim: remembering icons

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

September 4, 2018


Filed under News, ScotSkim - quick news briefs

John McCain’s funerals bring together Democrats and Republicans The memorial services honoring the late Senator John McCain brought together more than 2,000 people, Republicans and Democrats alike. In the front row, sat former presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama, along with ...

Spirit Week welcomes back students

Spirit Week welcomes back students

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

With school back in session, Carlmont’s ASB aims to combat the stress from the first week of school by rekindling student involvement with a brand new Spirit Week. Melina Dimick, a junior and member of ASB, said, “Our goal with this Spirit Week is to encourage more student participation and involvement ...

Seniors finish last week of high school

Seniors finish last week of high school

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


Filed under Campus

As the school year comes to a close, seniors are finishing their last week of high school. For some, this last week is sad and nostalgic; for others, it is the light at the end of the tunnel. And for many, it is a mix. Currently, about 525 students in the senior class; according to Jim Kelly, the...

Animal awareness week sheds light on meaningful topics

Animal awareness week sheds light on meaningful topics

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Campus

Cute puppies. Fluffy kittens. For many people, this is what comes to mind when they think about animals. However, the week of March 19 to March 23 at Carlmont shed light on not so “fluffy” topics, such as animal abuse and endangered species. “The main purpose of this event was to gi...

Carlmont dedicates a week to promoting gender equality

Andrea Butler, Staff Writer

March 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

Gender equality is a goal that is being worked toward on a daily basis worldwide. Here at Carlmont, Gender Equality Week is a week where students can appreciate the rights they have and support others who might not have the same rights. “It's important to ensure that gender equality is recognized a...

Language classes explore cultures in National Foreign Language Week

Language classes explore cultures in National Foreign Language Week

Alexander English, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Campus

This year, National Foreign Language Week falls between March 5 and March 11. It is a week dedicated to looking at other cultures and their languages to discover the importance of diversity. National Foreign Language Week was inaugurated in the spring of 1957 and first occurred in the week of Feb....

Young and old gather for Week of the Family

Young and old gather for Week of the Family

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under News

At 19 years old, the Week of the Family shows how traditions become better with age. The younger generation of San Carlos spent quality time with the older generations during the Adopt-A-Grandparent Day at the San Carlos Elms on Jan. 29 as part of the Week of the Family, a town custom.  Partnerin...

ASB creates holiday cheer as finals week arrives

ASB creates holiday cheer as finals week arrives

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Campus

As the holidays begin to approach, ASB has plans for many activities for all students to participate in. As the holiday season neared in the past, ASB created various activities to engage various students, including cookies in the quad, pictures with Santa, holiday grams, and toy drives to help the community. Many of the traditional activities will be returni...

Cookie decorating adds sweetness to homecoming week

Cookie decorating adds sweetness to homecoming week

Maya O'Sullivan, Staff Writer

October 28, 2017


Filed under Campus

The smell of frosting filled the quad at Carlmont during the cookie decorating event on Oct. 26. Decorating cookies was one of the many activities that contributed to the build-up for the homecoming dance on Oct. 28, 2017. Decorating cookies allowed students to become more involved in the spirit days and ...

Assembly reveals homecoming’s true colors

Assembly reveals homecoming’s true colors

Sam Hanlon, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

Colors of yellow, pink, green, and blue filled the Terry Stogner gym at Carlmont High School on Oct. 26, 2017, as the annual homecoming assembly took place. Carlmont's homecoming week started with a new tradition, nighttime powder puff. Students gathered at the football field on Tuesday night to watch the fema...

Canceled ‘Free Speech Week’ sparks conversation

Canceled ‘Free Speech Week’ sparks conversation

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

September 24, 2017


Filed under News

Another weekend in Berkeley, another protest. On Sept. 24, a short talk by British free speech advocate Milo Yiannopoulos sparked a day-long conversation between conservatives and liberals on various issues. Yiannopoulos, a former Breitbart editor, was originally scheduled to speak at Sproul ...

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