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  • Due to the coronavirus, many regulations and cautions have been placed, making it harder to attend a Carlmont sports game. However, the school provided an outlet known as the NFHS Network to virtually view the athletes at work. Now, Scots fans have the power to watch most of the Carlmont games at the comfort of their own home.

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Karissa Tom

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor

Karissa is a Staff Writer for Scot Scoop and editor of the center spread for The Highlander. She is currently a senior and has been taking journalism for three years. Besides journalism, Karissa is in ASB and CSF.

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ASB 2014-15 on Scots Day.

[Video] All about ASB

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
September 29, 2014
The pink ribbons for cancer will be handed out on Monday to promote awareness.

[Video] Awareness Week coming

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
April 11, 2013
Next year's ASB executive board Reggie Chatman, Drew Jung and Claire Noemer lead the commissioner meeting.

[Video] AS(Be) a commissioner

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
March 7, 2013
Rose sales are blooming

[Video] Rose sales are blooming

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
February 8, 2013
Luke Branscum blocks goal kicked by Team Unnamed.

[Video] PK Shootout

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
January 25, 2013
Monica Bay and Kristi Tom at last year's performance, The Elements of Winter.

[Video] ‘Elf’ dance show coming Friday

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
November 29, 2012
Students are reminded to donate their cans through flyers and posters around the school.

[Video] The canned food drive gets rolling

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
November 8, 2012
The scoop on the Chipotle Club

[Video] The scoop on the Chipotle Club

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
October 24, 2012
Many people came to the Quad to support the GSA and signed the Ally Pledge.

[Video] Students participate in Ally Week

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
October 10, 2012
Making an assembly happen

[Video] Making an assembly happen

Karissa Tom, Highlander Editor
September 12, 2012
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