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Opinion: Prom preparations are grueling but worthwhile

Opinion: Prom preparations are grueling but worthwhile

Julia Rhodie, Staff Writer

March 16, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The new year rolls around. While you are posting about your New Year resolutions, your female peers have already started checking prom dress websites for an event four months away. This is only the first step that many females take in the long and grueling process of preparing for prom. As so...

The creation of the Varsity Dance Team

The creation of the Varsity Dance Team

Rachel Hunter, Segment Producer

February 5, 2019


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Rachel Hunter reports about the Carlmont Varsity Dance Team.

J-Pop Club dances their way to new friendships

J-Pop Club dances their way to new friendships

Annika Barsy, Staff Writer

January 26, 2019


Filed under Campus

The Japanese Culture Club, commonly known as J-Pop club, strives to teach Carlmont students both the traditional and pop culture aspects of Japan. The club mostly focuses on bringing together people who are interested in Japanese culture and creating an engaging and fun environment. However, that i...

‘Trench’ is a step up for Twenty One Pilots

‘Trench’ is a step up for Twenty One Pilots

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under Reviews

I recently heard the new Twenty One Pilots album, and I enjoyed it quite a bit more than I expected. Twenty-One pilots is an Ohio based pop duo consisting of frontman and vocalist Tyler Joseph and drummer Josh Dun. In their 10 years of existence, their unique blend of rap, indie, emo-pop, and alt...

Carlmont Dance and CTTA’s ‘On Broadway’ is met with thunderous applause

Carlmont Dance and CTTA’s ‘On Broadway’ is met with thunderous applause

Mandy Hitchcock, Segment Producer

May 16, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Scheduled Friday and Saturday night, Carlmont Dance and Carlmont Technical Theatre Association joined forces for the 2018 dance performance. Their production featured songs from Chicago, Les Misérables, Hamilton, and more.

Just Dance competition creates fun environment in the gym

Just Dance competition creates fun environment in the gym

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Campus

If a student is in the gym during lunch, it usually means that he or she is attending a sports meeting. However, during the week of April 2, that wasn't the case. Instead, students could be seen dancing to choreography shown on the wall by a projector. From April 2 to April 6, members of ASB held...

Behind the curtains of the Carlmont Dance Show

Behind the curtains of the Carlmont Dance Show

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

May 9, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sophie Penn reports on how dancers, choreographers, and stagehands prepare for the dance show.

Carlmont students anticipate a night to remember

Carlmont students anticipate a night to remember

Ashley Huang, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Campus

Thanks to its glorification in movies and television shows, prom is often regarded as one of the most memorable experiences of a high school student. This year, the ASB dance commission has been working hard to plan out a special night for Carlmont students who will attend prom on April 28. Kimberly...

Dance auditions create a fun environment for students

Dance auditions create a fun environment for students

Sarah Cheung, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont dance auditions were held in the dance studio from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on March 7. They were open to any incoming or current Carlmont students who want to join the intermediate or advanced dance classes. Thirty-four students auditioned and roughly half of them were incoming Carlmont students. Freshman...

Filipino Club dances their way into Heritage Fair with the Tinikling

Filipino Club dances their way into Heritage Fair with the Tinikling

Sherilyn Kuo, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


Filed under Campus

This year Filipino Club is participating in Heritage Fair to share a bit of Filipino culture with a traditional folk dance called tinikling. Every year, Carlmont celebrates the diversity of our school at the Heritage Fair with different clubs participating in the assembly and selling food that re...

Going behind the scenes with dance commission

Going behind the scenes with dance commission

Amy Fullerton, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Campus

The dance floor shook and music blasted over the speakers as hundreds of students took to the dance floor to show off their best moves at Carlmont's annual Winter Formal dance. A night many could not forget, successful only through the hard work that goes into planning and putting on school dances...

Swing Club ‘rock steps’ into Heritage Fair

Swing Club ‘rock steps’ into Heritage Fair

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont Swing Club has begun rigorous preparations for this year’s annual Heritage Fair. “We’ve been learning choreography, getting into shape with group workouts, working on swing tricks, and getting back into a place where both the lead and the follow feel comfortable,” said Carrie We...

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