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Saving lives 22 miles at a time

Saving lives 22 miles at a time

January 30, 2020

It's 6 a.m. John Preston wakes up, slips hiking shoes onto his blistering feet, and carries his aching body to the starting point of the day.  Then, with the sun just barely peeking up into ...

The roots of fears

The roots of fears

January 29, 2020

It isn't abnormal to wake up with a sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach. Perhaps it's due to the math test you have during second period or the obtrusive spider you see crawling along the crown moldin...

Nobody Asked Podcast Episode 2: Legends never die

January 29, 2020

Over the past few years, our world has mourned the deaths of many important figures in modern culture. Although it's sad that these legends have passed on, their legacies will...

AVID helps students pave a path to current and future success

AVID helps students pave a path to current and future success

January 28, 2020

Most students know the stress that comes with being a highschooler all too well. Whether it stems from the workload from classes, the pressure to do well, or the ever-looming id...

Differing personalities types define the formation of relationships

Differing personalities types define the formation of relationships

January 27, 2020

The world is made up of billions of people, each different from the next, built up of two alternative personality types: the introvert and the extrovert. While people with intro...

Life of students with a part-time job

January 27, 2020

Many students at Carlmont have a part-time job. This is usually very stressful for them as they have to deal with both school and work. Although, some focus more on what they gain...

Man versus machine

Man versus machine

January 22, 2020

In the bottom of the ninth inning, your favorite team has the winning run on second base, with the best player on the team up to bat. As you refocus your eyes onto the TV screen, t...

From havoc to healing: The story of a young refugee

From havoc to healing: The story of a young refugee

January 22, 2020

Life is hard enough as a high school student. Everything seems like a competition, from trying to get the best grades to facing the pressure from universities to show your ...

Mind before matter

Mind before matter

January 21, 2020

Relief beyond measure.  All the pain, gone. All the worries, evaporated.  But what could have caused this kind of change? What new science was at work inside the body, spreading...

Alice Muir paints her own future

Alice Muir paints her own future

January 20, 2020

After moving away from home, she had no friends, no belongings, and no passion.  She tried to distract herself with the few art supplies she was able to keep. And before ...

Wrestling team brings their all to Oceana tournament

Wrestling team brings their all to Oceana tournament

January 19, 2020

His hair lays limp against his forehead. Sweat drips down his face. He feels it run down his neck, past his chin. Quickly, he wipes it off. This isn’t a time to be distracted. This...

Girls varsity soccer hands Sequoia their first loss of the season

Girls varsity soccer hands Sequoia their first loss of the season

January 18, 2020

When the Lady Scots varsity soccer team took the field against their rival Ravens, they knew that their opponent had not yet suffered a loss through 10 games. However, they delivere...

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