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Emma Lee, vice president of Bring Change to Mind, and Mackenzi Rauls, president of the club, work on their most recent project

Bring Change to Mind changes the conversation about mental health

November 13, 2019

With an increase in academic pressure, more and more student organizations are focusing on mental health issues.  Carlmont students have combated these issues by establishing student-led clubs that f...

People write letters for the roses they are going to send.

Rose sales bring a little more love to Carlmont

February 20, 2019

Roses are red, violets are blue, a Valentine’s gift is long overdue. The rose sale is an annual event at Carlmont that takes place during the two weeks leading up to Valent...

Bring Change to Mind Club shifts attitudes on self-care and mental health

February 5, 2019

In California, 65 percent of youth with a Major Depressive Episode (MDE) did not receive treatment in 2019. The Bring Change to Mind (BC2M) Club is bringing awareness to the problem of stigmati...

Shoutout slips are available to staff at all times in the office.

Shoutouts bring recognition to good acts

December 4, 2018

Positive reinforcement is a strong motivator, especially in the classroom. In a study by Christina Kennedy about the effects of positive reinforcement on classroom behavior, Kennedy concl...

Family and pets show off their costumes before the parade.

Pets bring Halloween spirit to the elderly

November 4, 2018

At Atria, a senior living community in Burlingame, the residents spent Halloween watching a pet parade to celebrate the holiday. The main purpose of this event is to create social co...

A property is advertised to potential renters. Prop. 10 would lower or cap the rent price on this house if passed.

California voters push for rent control

October 16, 2018

Proposition 10, also known as the Affordable Housing Act, is on the ballot for California’s general elections this year. If the measure is passed, it will repeal the Costa-Hawkin...

Many producers offered free samples, which gave consumers a taste of what they could buy.

Good Food Awards brings together fans of sustainable food

January 22, 2018

The eighth annual Good Food Awards, held at Fort Mason (in San Francisco), collected a large crowd to celebrate sustainable food from around the country. The Good Food Award...

Jewish Club discusses what can be done to further inform students of their religion.

Jewish Club plans to bring awareness of religion

March 7, 2017

On March 2, Principal Ralph Crame received reports of vandalism against the Jewish community at Carlmont. He responded with an email to parents regarding the incident. There was a...

Emma Vanoncini, a junior, writes a handwritten note on a holiday gram for her friend.

Holiday grams bring seasonal spirit

December 4, 2016

The beginning of December means warmer jackets come out, holiday decorations go up, and an infectious spirit of giving spreads throughout communities. For Carlmont, it means...

The counseling office is busy during this time of the year with class scheduling appointments.

Counselor appointments are accompanied by stress

February 23, 2016

Preparations for the 2016-2017 school year are already well on their way. During the months of Feb., March, and April, all students at Carlmont, except seniors, will have an appo...

The Golden State Warriors and the San Francisco Giants both won a national championship in the past 12 months.

National titles bring change to the Bay Area

August 26, 2015

Any sports fan would admit that it has been a pretty great year to live in the Bay Area. Back in October, the San Francisco Giants won their third national title in five years...

San Francisco mayor plans to bring back free Sunday parking

San Francisco mayor plans to bring back free Sunday parking

January 15, 2014

Finding an affordable parking spot in San Francisco can always be a challenge. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is planning to bring back free Sunday parking to the city. San ...

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