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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...

Teenagers wield signs demanding climate justice as they march through the streets of San Francisco on Sept. 20, 2019.

Climate justice now, homework later

October 3, 2019

“Climate justice, now!” chanted hordes of young protesters marching in the streets of San Francisco.  Thousands of people, from toddlers to senior citizens, kicked off the...

Human activity is suspected to be the main reason behind the rising climate.

The Bay Area reacts to rising fear over climate change

May 9, 2019

Four hundred and eleven million people across the world would be exposed to drought. The suitability for the transmission of deadly diseases on land would rise by 27%. C...


Opinion: Little Miss Flint is the future

April 25, 2019

In 2016, Amariyanna "Mari" Copeny was eight years old. Two years into the Flint water crisis, Copeny wrote a letter to President Obama asking him to come to Flint to discuss the fu...

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...

Girls' Tennis Club members eat lunch and prepare to participate in the activities at the meeting on March 12.

Girls’ Tennis Club encourages tennis involvement

March 14, 2018

Amid many other well-meaning clubs at Carlmont, the Girls' Tennis Club hopes to introduce people to the sport on and off of campus. The club welcomes all students to join, even...

Diesel trains like these pictured will soon be replaced with more efficient electric trains for the benefit of riders and the Bay Area community.

Caltrain launches new public education campaign

March 5, 2018

Have you ever wondered how many people ride Caltrain each day? On Feb. 19, Caltrain launched their new "Did You Know?" public education program. This program was designed to educate...

After the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, many participated in candle lit vigils to honor the lives of victims.

Florida catastrophe calls for action

February 18, 2018

Florida is not the first, and it will not be the last. Not unless something changes. On Dec. 14, 2012, a 20-year-old man shot and killed 26 people, children included, at Sandy...

According to a statistic on the Huffington Post,

New year, same you

January 17, 2018

As 2017 came to a close, the New Year's resolutions began. Lists pinned on walls, taped on doors, written on bathroom mirrors; the attainment of a new lifestyle that today's society...

Human relations commissioners Lucy Perrone, Divya Menon, and Liz Boman ran the white board lunch time activity for gender equality week on March 8.

Human relations commission speaks up for change

March 9, 2017

Bright lights flashing, smiles beaming, and laughter echoing across the quad. That’s what the students of Carlmont experience multiple times a year thanks to the human relations...

Carlmont students rally for change

January 23, 2017

Estella lippi reports on the Women's March on Jan 21, in Downtown Redwood City.

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...

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