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Scots Talk Episode 4: Welcome Home

Scots Talk Episode 4: Welcome Home

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

October 19, 2019

In this episode, Nihal Karim sits down with Jackson Cook, a senior, to talk about the Homecoming Assembly, Spirit Week, the Homecoming football game, and the dance itself.

Mascots serve no purpose

Mascots serve no purpose

Eoin Cunningham, Segment Producer

October 11, 2019

Eoin Cunningham explores why mascots are one of the most pointless parts of American culture.

Queer Time S2E3: Who am I?

Queer Time S2E3: Who am I?

Maddy Ting, Zachary Khouri, and Miki Nguyen

October 9, 2019

In today's episode, "Who am I?" guest star Emma Evans joins Maddy on a discussion about questioning one's sexuality. Zach finishes off the episode by talking about recent studies on conversion therapy relating to a new bill introduced in California. Edited by Maddy and Miki. Follow us on Instagram,...

Scots Talk Episode 3: Coded Equally

Scots Talk Episode 3: Coded Equally

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

October 1, 2019

In this episode, Nihal Karim sits down with Shiina Sugioka, a senior, to talk about the issues women face in STEM fields and the ways in which the Girls Who Code club tries to solve them.

EJ Carrion vamps up Carlmont’s welcoming assembly with words of wisdom

EJ Carrion vamps up Carlmont’s welcoming assembly with words of wisdom

Bella Reeves, Segment Producer

September 27, 2019

This year's welcoming assembly introduced EJ Carrion, a renown inspirational speaker who came from a single-parent home and later received the Bill Gates scholarship. By telling his success story, he encouraged others to set goals and to take a leap of faith.

Old intellectual properties prevail in Hollywood

Old intellectual properties prevail in Hollywood

Eoin Cunningham, Segment Producer

September 19, 2019

Eoin Cunningham explores the reasons why already existing characteristics of film and cinema dominate the box office as original scripts are passed up.

Football season kicks off a year of student pride

Football season kicks off a year of student pride

Ava Richards, Segment Producer

September 19, 2019

The beginning of the football season marks a new year for members of the Screamin' Scots to show off their school spirit, creating a nonjudgemental and welcoming community for all.

Queer Time S2E2: LGBTQ+ Rights in Asia and the Middle East

Queer Time S2E2: LGBTQ+ Rights in Asia and the Middle East

Maddy Ting, Zachary Khouri, and Miki Nguyen

September 17, 2019

  On today's episode of Queer Time Podcast, Maddy, Zach, and Miki cover LGBT+ rights across Asia and the Middle East. They discuss the progress being made in these countries and how it fares compared to the U.S. Not caught up with the situation in Taiwan? In the Philippines? In India? In the...

Scots Talk Episode 2: Advanced Pressure (AP)

Scots Talk Episode 2: Advanced Pressure (AP)

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

September 16, 2019

With the 21 AP courses offered at Carlmont, many students may feel pressured to take as many of them as possible. In this episode, Nihal Karim and sits down with Jessica Yu, a senior, to discuss withstanding this pressure.

Screamin’ Scots nurture student inclusivity and expression

Screamin’ Scots nurture student inclusivity and expression

Bella Reeves, Segment Producer

September 12, 2019

Screamin' Scots held their first meeting on the football bleachers for students to attend and learn Carlmont cheers in preparation of the football game on Friday.

Fake news causes real harm

Fake news causes real harm

Eoin Cunningham, Segment Producer

September 7, 2019

Eoin Cunningham dives into how vaccines are killing us and why you should not trust your doctor.

Hating on the VSCO trend wrongfully shames girls

Hating on the VSCO trend wrongfully shames girls

Ava Richards, Segment Producer

September 7, 2019

Ava Richards expresses her opinion on the negativity that the "VSCO girl" aesthetic has recently gained on social media, and encourages the community to be more welcoming and accepting towards their peers.

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