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Students play Jeopardy at the regional caucus during JSA's NorCal Spring State Convention.

Junior States of America attend Spring State Convention

May 13, 2019

Carlmont's Junior States of America Club (JSA) attended the Northern California Spring State Convention, where club secretary Mira Wakefield was elected senator for the Golden Gate R...

Kelly Doherty, former secretary of Mock Trial, casts her vote for the new club officers.

Mock Trial elects new club officers at end-of-season potluck

April 20, 2019

As the Mock Trial season draws to a close, the club members celebrate their successes with a potluck and new club officer elections. Every year, the Constitutional Rights Foundation (CRF) puts out ...

Model United Nations Club President Alex Derhacobian gives a presentation on the current global conflicts surrounding politics during one of their regular Monday lunch meetings.

Model United Nations Club addresses international crises

April 3, 2018

Within the four walls of room E1, Model United Nations Club strives to promote a diplomatic dialogue amongst Carlmont students in an accepting and unbiased environment through de...

An estimated 80 percent of all foods have already been altered by at least one genetically modified organism.

GMO foods invoke health debate

March 1, 2017

"What is your favorite food?" A common question asked as an icebreaker. "Why is it your favorite food?" A bit less common. Most people know what their favorite foods ar...

On the subject of Syria, Clinton said that America should hold guilty authorities accountable. However, Trump insisted that the last base of the Syrian rebels, Aleppo, had already fallen.

Confronting refugee crisis in the presidential debate

October 12, 2016

In the second presidential debate, the topic of foreign and domestic terrorism has reemerged in the political scene as a disputed conflict. In light of the stark contrasts between...

Carlmont reacts to the first presidential debate

October 4, 2016

Lily Bakour reports on the first presidential debate of 2016, featuring Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Jeb Bush responds to Trump's allegations about the lies of George W. Bush.

Republican lies come out during GOP debate

February 15, 2016

In 2016, the GOP debates have achieved the highest ratings throughout history. According to CBS, who hosted the most recent debate, over 13.5 million Americans tuned in. Viewers...

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