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Teenagers wield signs demanding climate justice as they march through the streets of San Francisco on Sept. 20, 2019.

Climate justice now, homework later

October 3, 2019

“Climate justice, now!” chanted hordes of young protesters marching in the streets of San Francisco.  Thousands of people, from toddlers to senior citizens, kicked off the...

Green technology is growing throughout the world

Green technology a promising solution to global warming

March 15, 2019

Families flee in horror while watching flames steal away their home. The sky's pleasant blue burns into a raging red. Gusting winds whip up the flames as they grasp onto anyth...

Club President Alyssa Nguyen and club member Serena Low make natural toothpaste in reusable containers

Green Team leads effort towards zero waste lifestyle

March 3, 2019

According to the 2017 Infrastructure Report Card, Americans produce 258 million tons of waste annually. The Green Team Club at Carlmont is working to reduce this amount with their new ...

Freesia Finn, Chanel Gruevarra, and Mikayla Acosta volunteer at the Laguna Honda community trail project.

San Francisco greenery is a sight for sore eyes

December 11, 2018

When people imagine a hospital, they usually think of an uncomfortably sterile room lit by bright fluorescent lights. But at Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center...

Alice Chamberlin, a junior, uses the tri-bins to throw her thrash away. With the tri-bins now on campus, many students are eager to throw their trash away in the correct spot.

Carlmont Green Team works to improve campus with tri-bins trash system

October 23, 2018

The Carlmont Green Team is continually working to improve the environment by implementing new tri-bin trash systems across campus. The trash system was formed last January and...

The Green Team used newspaper to mold the pots for the seeds, and then deposited soil into them.

Belmont Library grows its own ‘Green Team’

March 28, 2018

Newspaper. Soil. Water. A variety of different vegetable seeds. These are the only things that the Belmont Library's "Green Team" needed to begin its goal of creating organic produce...

The Green Team stands outside during one of their meetings and discusses the tri-bin system.

Green Team continues to improve the tri-bin system

February 5, 2018

With the implementation of a tri-bin system of compost, recycling, and landfill at Carlmont, the Green Team has been able to raise environmental awareness in the community. So far, the ...

During lunch, Sienna Diehl, a sophomore, throws away her empty soda bottle in the trash can. Soda bottles should be thrown in the recycling bin since they're made of aluminum.

Green Team works to implement a tri-bin waste system

October 14, 2017

The Green Team is making efforts to establish a tri-bin waste system at Carlmont, which would consist of compost, recycling, and landfill. This would be an expanded and more ...

Students participating in the planning and execution of Green Week, which took place from April 24-April 26, hung posters around Carlmont, encouraging students to

Green Week advocates environmental awareness

May 3, 2017

After about three months of collaborative planning between LEAP Club and Environmental Club, Green Week took place the week of April 24. Hanna Francis, a senior and president...

New Orleans, 2002. Protesters rally to end marijuana prohibition on Rampart Street.

Will the Golden State be the next Green State by legalizing marijuana?

January 21, 2015

Febreeze and eye drops are a stoner’s best friend. Without them, you could land yourself in the back of a police car at any moment, and your whole future could evaporate in the...

A Carlmont student wears green on St. Patrick's Day.

Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

March 20, 2014

Most people know that the St. Patrick’s Day tradition is to wear green, but some don’t necessarily know why. Some people wear green because it is something fun and differen...

Green Youth Alliance’s “Food Revolution”

October 23, 2013

“Right now Green Youth Alliance is taking steps on spreading awareness about healthy food,” said senior and President of GYA, Gabby D’Souza. Most recently GYA met up at the...

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