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Becoming his own boss in the boxing world at 19 years old: Devin Haney

Becoming his own boss in the boxing world at 19 years old: Devin Haney

Briana McDonald, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

Briana McDonald reports on 19-year-old professional boxer Devin Haney.

Becoming world champion through adversity: Casey Morton

Becoming world champion through adversity: Casey Morton

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

May 16, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

Sitting down with Casey Morton, Asia Pacific Flyweight Champion, speaking on her history before the title and pursuing life's passions.

Locanda serves out of this world Italian cusine

Locanda serves out of this world Italian cusine

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under Reviews

San Francisco is a hub for delicious restaurants serving food from a variety of cultures, and the up and coming Mission district is full of them, including the Italian restaurant Locanda. Locanda was founded by local restaurateur Craig Stoll, who also owns Pizzeria Delfina. The restaurant is...

Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Viva Baja exhibit connects kids to the world around them

Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Viva Baja exhibit connects kids to the world around them

Nisha Marino, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under News, Top News

“Excuse me, why did people want the whales to die?” Curiosity may have killed the cat, but at the Monterey Bay Aquarium it could save the future of the planet. According to its website, “the mission of the nonprofit Monterey Bay Aquarium is to inspire conservation of the ocean.” “¡Viva Baja! Life ...

‘The Last Jedi’ changes the ‘Star Wars’ world forever

‘The Last Jedi’ changes the ‘Star Wars’ world forever

Jordan Hanlon, Highlander Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2017


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This article contains spoilers from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi.' Friendly reminder: it is now canon that Luke walked in on Rey and Kylo holding hands and had the biggest dad freakout in history. But, no. Luke is not Rey's father. 'The Last Jedi,' which is Episode Eight in the "Star Wars" franc...

Student receives ‘out of this world’ experience through Biotechnology Institute connections

Student receives ‘out of this world’ experience through Biotechnology Institute connections

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

November 5, 2017


Filed under Campus

Although school may be tedious for some, other students are able to find opportunities beyond their classroom environments through school-wide organizations. Kristin Ma, a senior and member of Carlmont’s Biotechnology Institute (BTI), traveled to Renton, Wash. on Oct. 26 to attend a national confe...

DECA prepares students for the business world

DECA prepares students for the business world

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


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Carlmont is one of the 3500 high schools to host the DECA program at their school. DECA's mission attracts many students to join the program and to improve the skills needed to succeed in the business world. "The purpose of the DECA club at Carlmont is to create an inclusive environment that ignit...

World chess champion advocates for women’s rights

World chess champion advocates for women’s rights

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016


Filed under News

On Oct. 8, the International Chess Federation (FIDE) announced that Iran would host next year’s Women’s World Chess Championship, which means that female contestants will have to cover their hair with scarves in accordance with an Islamic law. As a result, Nazi Paikidze-Barnes, a United Stat...

Bedlam in Brussels: the world responds to another terror attack

Bedlam in Brussels: the world responds to another terror attack

Kian Karamdashti, Staff Writer

March 26, 2016


Filed under News, Top News

On March 22, more than four months after a series of terrorist attacks shocked Paris, France, terror struck Europe again as suicide bombers attacked the Brussels Airport and Metro in Belgium. This attack came only days after Belgian police had reported the capture of Salah Abdeslam, a known suspect in...

World Peace Week unifies students

World Peace Week unifies students

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016


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Carlmont students are conducting celebrations and experiencing unity in a unique way during the week of March 7. ASB’s Culture commission is putting on World Peace Week from March 7 through March 11, a week meant to unite all the diverse cultures at Carlmont. Culture Commission Supervisor Ta...

Formal promises to be out of this world

Formal promises to be out of this world

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

January 13, 2016


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With winter formal quickly approaching, students are deciding whether they want to attend one of the biggest dances of the year. This year, Carlmont’s formal will be held at Fox Theater in Redwood City on Jan. 23. The theme is Out of this World, meaning that the dance has an outer space theme. This is diff...

NASA recruits for a job that is out of this world

NASA recruits for a job that is out of this world

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


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Mars was deprived of any possible chance of having an environment with living conditions when it was hit with solar winds on Thursday, Nov. 5. The winds that hit the planet stripped 100 grams of the atmosphere's gas every second. Earth has a powerful global magnetic field protecting our planet...

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