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Working on Black Friday: student-employee Claire Noemer

Working on Black Friday: student-employee Claire Noemer

December 11, 2013

To most students at Carlmont, Black Friday is a night to go out, shop all night, and come home with the best bargains. Though for some, this is a day jam packed full of stress...

Students join in on Black Friday’s madness

Students join in on Black Friday’s madness

December 5, 2013

Black Friday sales attract students on outrageous shopping sprees to buy as many items as possible while the deals last.  Students spend hundreds of dollars on clothing, acc...

Little black dress: An iconic milestone

February 27, 2013

If you look around the dance floor at winter formal, you will see almost every girl wearing a little black dress. For many girls, getting ready for formal is a long process with picking out the perfect dress and doing their hair and makeup. Girls want to look stunning the night of formal. The little black dress has been a timeless fashion staple. One can buy a high-end black dress from designer...

Racism: more complicated than black and white

February 27, 2013

“Racism is definitely a relevant issue in today’s society. It is still here because some people have a hard time accepting others and their cultures,” said Carlmont sophomore Sohun Awsare. Though California and the Bay Area have done a great job of being tolerant of races and ethnicities, the issue of racism should not be ruled out. Acts of prejudice against a race are apparent in our society....

Black Student Union

February 27, 2013

Of all the months of the year, February is the shortest. It is also the only month officially dedicated to recognizing the contributions of African- Americans to this country. To some, this Black History Month is the only time set aside for celebrating African- American culture, but to the Black Student Union (BSU), celebrating African- American heritage is a year- round affair. “Black Student...

Black History Month History

February 27, 2013

American history is composed of several different races, backgrounds, and cultures. One very important part of our history is the African American culture. For this reason, Black History Month is celebrated annually every February in the United States of America and Canada and every October in the United Kingdom. Originally, Black History Month was only one week. It was created by Carter G. Woodson,...

Author Cara Black will be coming to the Belmont Library

Author Cara Black will be coming to the Belmont Library

February 27, 2012

[media-credit id=56 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] Antony award-nominee author Cara Black will be coming to the Belmont Library on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 6:30 PM to present her newe...

Carlmont students shop on Black Friday

November 30, 2011

Last Friday, many stores around the United States were open for Black Friday. After consuming massive amounts of turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie, Carlmont students headed to local shopping areas in the spirit of Black Friday. Best Buy, Walmart, Target, and the local shopping malls were loaded with shoppers and very low prices. Some shoppers waited until the morning to shop while others stayed...

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