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Nancy Pelosi speaking in Washington, D.C. at the annual Legislative Conference.

Coronavirus economic stimulus bill stalled in the Senate

March 24, 2020

The Senate failed to advance the massive economic stimulus bill, known as the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act, for a second time, intended to deliver aid to U.S. businesses and the American public but blocked twice in 24 hours. The...

Diego Rey describes the elements of creating a healthy work environment for employees.

Starting up a start-up

November 13, 2019

As Carlmont students begin to focus in on what they want to pursue after high school, some find entrepreneurship particularly appealing. Fittingly, the November science lecture was centered ...

Students prepare to perform at the Save the Music festival.

Many ‘sing’ the praises of upcoming Save the Music Festival

September 24, 2019

With the Save the Music Festival fast approaching, leaders are taking the time to reflect on the purpose behind the popular event. According to the National Association for Musi...

Marketing Communications will be the second course in Carlmont's new Marketing CTE pathway, preceded by Intro to Business.

Marketing Communications course to come next year

April 16, 2019

A new Marketing Communications course will be available for the first time at Carlmont in the next 2019–2020 school year. Carlmont will be the first in the Sequoia Union High School Dist...

Carolyn Wang and Emma Wang work hard to make scrunchies.

Homemade hair scrunchie business donates proceeds to charity

April 1, 2019

The hair scrunchies that were once trendy in the '80s are now making a benevolent comeback. Carolyn Wang, a sophomore at Carlmont High School, and her sister Emma Wang, an eighth-grader...

The California SCDC was held in the Anaheim Marriott where Carlmont DECA members competed in business-related activities in order to advance to the international competition.

DECA puts business skills to the test at state conference

March 12, 2019

Carlmont DECA attended the California State Career Development Conference (SCDC) in Anaheim over the weekend to compete in business-related activities in an attempt to qualify for the...

Lily Gittoes leads a presentation on a DECA club event.

DECA members exceed expectations at regional competition

January 21, 2019

Many high school students lack critical skills needed for college and the real world such as management, organization, communication, and presentation skills, and in an increasingly ...

For each presentation, students have to do days, and sometimes even weeks, of research.

Business Club prepares for a new semester

January 18, 2019

Every eye is focused on you. You speak confidently and your voice carries over to the crowd of people inspecting the presentation you’d worked on for months. Loud applause ri...

Selena Sun, a junior, and Denise Zhou, a junior, discuss club progress.

Carlmont Business Club works towards goals for future DECA competions

November 11, 2018

Every Wednesday in D3, students from across campus come weekly to participate in interactive games and activities in order to have an effective outlet for their passion in business. Carlmont...

Theo Korolev, a junior, works on his tutoring site whenever he has the time.

Theo Korolev creates his own business

May 31, 2018

According to, a political news source that has won a Pulitzer Price, 90 percent of American workers don't own their own business. Theo Korolev, a junior, is not...

The Caltrain Business Plan was prompted by Caltrain's modernization project which aimed to electrify the trains.

Caltrain Business Plan steams through with support

February 5, 2018

On Feb. 1, the Joint Powers Board, which owns and operates the Caltrain rail system, approved the proposed Caltrain Business Plan. According to Caltrain, the approved plan will allow ...

Members take their seats before the beginning of the meeting on at the Oct. 18 meeting.

DECA prepares students for the business world

October 25, 2017

Carlmont is one of the 3500 high schools to host the DECA program at their school. DECA's mission attracts many students to join the program and to improve the skills needed to...

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