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Where does your money go?

Where does your money go?

January 31, 2015

Photo by Gianna Schuster

Raising awareness does not always mean raising action

March 30, 2014

Quick—it’s March. Are you showing your support for National Women’s History Month? Did you eat your “pink ribbon” cereal this morning? Don’t forget to wear somethi...

Everyone does it

Everyone does it

March 27, 2014

Kamrin Choye participates in many different volunteering opportunities.

A student who does more than most

March 19, 2014

Who has time these days to finish homework, do chores, study for tests, and remain sane? Imagine adding a heaping load of volunteering into the monthly mix. However, sophomore ...

JV football does well in first league game

JV football does well in first league game

October 11, 2013

The Carlmont Scots started off with a great win for their first league game against the Hillsdale Knights on Oct. 10, 2013. The JV game at Hillsdale concluded with a score of  53-30. Despite...

Bad Luck Brian struck with the worst luck, yet again.

Your life questions answered: Why does everyone hate Nickelback?

October 9, 2013

For years, people have pondered the reason behind the extreme mockery toward Nickelback. Where did this passionate dislike for the band originate? Research shows there are literally...

Everyone wants to know: What does the fox say?

Everyone wants to know: What does the fox say?

September 25, 2013

The internet community has found a new thing to obsess over: the "ancient mysteries" of fox sounds. If you haven't heard of "The Fox" by the Norwegian Duo, Ylvis, you probably...

Why privacy does not matter anymore

May 2, 2013

It used to be that the most important concern of internet users was maintaining privacy. This notion was held by the generation who had grown up before there was an Internet, before our hyper-connected era. One would have thought it unwise to freely give out information on one’s place of work, date of birth and relationship status. That breach of privacy was tantamount to giving away a social...

As social media matures, so does its users

Kristen Friis, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief/Business Manager

May 2, 2013

What ever happened to MySpace, the forgotten social network? Instagram, Twitter and Facebook is what happened. As social networks come and go, many of us wonder; which one is the best? Facebook, created in 2004, is the number one social network with 1.06 billion users. That is approximately 1/7th of the world. This social network allows you to connect with friends by posting on their profile, messag...

Does SAT tutoring significantly help students?

February 27, 2013

The SAT is a make it or break it situation. Students get four hours to test their knowledge and prove to colleges that they have academic promise. To battle this excruciating test, many students spend thousands of dollars on SAT tutoring. The tutoring is costly and much time is invested. After all the tutoring and work, do students that hire an SAT tutor get an advantage over others who study on their...

Sorel Bliss, portrayed by Sarah Burry, confronting her mother Judith, played by Laura VanArsdel.

‘Hay Fever’ does not disappoint

November 18, 2012

In the intimate setting of the Black Box Theater, Carlmont's Performing Arts Department presented a well-executed portrayal of Noel Coward's humorous and ludicrous comedy, Hay F...

Juniors Ryan Dimick, left, and James Schulte, far right, next to a Mills runner

Cross country does well at final PAL meet of season

October 28, 2012

The Carlmont cross country team did well at the Pacific Athletic League Championship Meet on Saturday, Oct. 27 in Belmont at the Crystal Springs Course. The Scots placed second in f...

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