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The progression to earn the Silver Award, with lots of questions in the background.

Road to Girl Scout Silver Award is plagued with obstacles

March 1, 2019

Imagine a Cadet Girl Scout is learning about the Silver Award. The scout already completed the Bronze Award as a junior (ages 9–11), so the Girl Scout thinks, “How much harde...

Sophomore Chloe Stanks uses a credit card to purchase a box of Girl Scout cookies from Katherine Emerson.

Girl Scouts adapt to 21st century

March 22, 2018

As February rolls around, one can expect to find Girl Scouts selling cookies at every corner of the neighborhood. However, these delectable treats are now available for purcha...

Luke Hendrickson, a sophomore, buys a box of Trefoils from Ana Alvarez-Rutz, a Girl Scout.

Girl Scout cookies entice students

February 5, 2018

A new season is here: the season of Girl Scout cookies. There are eight different types of Girl Scout cookies from Little Brownie Bakers; Thin Mints, Samoas, Do-si-dos, Tagal...

The Girls Who Code Club meets every Thursday in D24 to learn more about the world of computer science.

Girls Who Code Club supports women in computer science

November 6, 2017

The Girls Who Code Club offers opportunities for girls at Carlmont to discover the language of code and explore the possibilities of computer science careers. The Girls Who Code organization, which starte...

Sophomores Audrey Crook and Chloe Wen advocate for s2680, the 
Mental Health Reform Act of 2016. Girl Up, along with Feminsim Club and Mental Health Awareness Club, organized this event to gain signatures for the act and support the cause.

Girl Up Club fosters women empowerment

March 22, 2017

Seventy-five percent of HIV-infected youth between the ages of 15-24 are girls. One in seven girls in developing countries is married before the age of 15. Fifty percent...

‘The Danish Girl’ is the girl worth fighting for

January 16, 2016

A pale hand traces the hem of a white dress. A quick downward glance at silk stockings. A gentle breath, releasing one's confinements or realizing who one truly is. This moment...

Lines go around the wall of Century 20 Redwood City for

‘Gone Girl’ lives up to best-seller status

October 8, 2014

David Fincher's "Gone Girl" is a thriller determined to stay one step ahead of the audience. "Gone Girl" brings an anniversary scavenger hunt into a new light. Ben Affleck...

Lucy Li, sixth grader, qualifies for Women’s U.S. Open Championship. Creative Commons image by kuliki on flickr.

11-year-old girl qualifies for U.S. Open

May 21, 2014

Lucy Li, an 11 year old living in Redwood Shores, made golf history on May 19 when she became the youngest person to ever qualify for the Women’s U.S. Open Championship. Li...

Freshman, Caileigh Mann is wearing a

Conforming to ‘white girl’ fashion for comfort

March 1, 2014

Everyone has seen at least one girl walking around in what everyone is calling a “white girl” outfit, which includes UGG boots, leggings/yoga pants, and a Juicy jacket and/o...

New Girl Season 2 Promotional Poster

‘New Girl’: new twists, new surprises

May 6, 2013

New Girl, a highly popular TV show amongst teenage girls, is wrapping up its second season. It has been highly successful since it first aired on Fox in 2011. It has been nominated for two Golden Globe aw...

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