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Feminist Club discusses sexual harassment

Feminist Club discusses sexual harassment

Victoria Valle Remond, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Campus, Top News

Walking into D-8 on Friday, Dec. 8, chairs are arranged in a large circle as Feminist Club gathers to discuss one of the most controversial topics of 2017: sexual harassment. At the beginning of the meeting, Isabel Harnett, a senior and the president of Feminist Club, played Time Magazine's video about The Silence Breakers, who are...

Music Production Club hosts the next generation of music producers

Music Production Club hosts the next generation of music producers

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under Campus

Heavy bass booms out of a speaker’s subwoofers as a loud melody reaches the ears of passersby. These are the sounds of the weekly Music Production Club, founded in order to provide digital musicians at Carlmont a way to express their passions and talent. “Everyone in the club is connected...

Christian Club offers a safe place for Carlmont Christians

Christian Club offers a safe place for Carlmont Christians

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under Campus

Every Thursday, a group of students comes together to discuss the Christian faith. This is Christian Club: a place for students who share the same religious beliefs to come together and speak about religion and other aspects of their beliefs. “Christian Club likes to focus on forging bonds betwee...

Gender and Sexuality Alliance Club offers students a spectrum of opportunities

Gender and Sexuality Alliance Club offers students a spectrum of opportunities

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Gender and Sexuality (GSA) Club aims to provide a safe space for LGBTQ+ teens and their allies. The GSA Club is a place where students can go to learn more about issues in the LGBTQ+ community, as well as meet new people. “We want to educate people about queer history, which doesn’t often get taught ...

Art Club spreads creativity at Carlmont

Art Club spreads creativity at Carlmont

Marina Ferme, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

Art Club is all about experimenting with different styles and mediums while learning more about themselves in the art that they create. The club wants to practice with many art mediums, such as oil paints, water colors, step-by-step drawings of flowers, screen paintings, colored pencil. “Our meetings are for work...

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Muslim Fellowship Club prepares for Heritage Fair

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under Campus

In a dimly lit room, students gather around a SMART board watching a Youtube video from February of 2016 about culture and heritage. These students are part of the Muslim Fellowship club, and they are preparing for the upcoming Heritage Fair in February. “We are preparing for heritage fair by ...

Choir Council brings music to Carlmont

Choir Council brings music to Carlmont

Francesca D'Urzo, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Campus

Carlmont is the home of the Choir Council Club, whose members dedicate themselves to enhancing the Carlmont Choir Program by conducting a number of student-led fundraisers, shows, and musical events. Choir Council began in Carlmont’s earlier years in order to provide more student leadership and involvem...

Computer Science Club does more than just code

Computer Science Club does more than just code

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Campus

Lunch can be a peaceful or chaotic time. For Computer Science Club members, it can consist of problem-solving with friends. "Computer Science Club is there to help you learn about computer science and to let you participate in events relating to programming. We do several competitions every year....

Korean Club shares culture through food

Korean Club shares culture through food

Victoria Valle Remond, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Campus

Walking into D3 during lunch on a Thursday, the first thing you can see is people gathered around a table, enjoying an assortment of food. This is Korean Club. The club seeks to educate its members about Korean culture through a combination of both culinary delights and informative presentations. "I...

Quiz Club creates a friendly environment to spread knowledge

Quiz Club creates a friendly environment to spread knowledge

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Campus

Quiz Club is one of the many clubs offered to students at Carlmont that allows students to gain knowledge through lighthearted competition. The club meets weekly during lunch on Fridays in D27 to engage in Jeopardy-like quiz bowls. "Our vice president reads a quiz packet and we divide the room...

Baking Club brings together students with a passion for baking

Baking Club brings together students with a passion for baking

Rachel Matatyaou, Staff Writer

November 22, 2017


Filed under Campus

The smell of freshly baked cakes, muffins, and cookies fill the air in A11 when Baking Club gathers every other Monday. Club President Will Nadan and Vice President Jade Margolis founded the club at the end of the 2015-16 school year and have been leading it ever since. The goal of Baking Club is t...

BTI Club provides extra support for BTI students

BTI Club provides extra support for BTI students

Nihal Karim, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Campus

The BTI Club provides BTI students with extra opportunities outside of class. The BTI Club is exclusive to members of the BTI program. Students who are passionate about science have a place where they can learn more about the science field. “The point of this club is to unite like-minded BTI stude...

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