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Music Production Club hosts the next generation of music producers

Music Production Club hosts the next generation of music producers

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


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Heavy bass booms out of a speaker’s subwoofers as a loud melody reaches the ears of passersby. These are the sounds of the weekly Music Production Club, founded in order to provide digital musicians at Carlmont a way to express their passions and talent. “Everyone in the club is connected...

Belmont Library hosts film festival for teens

Belmont Library hosts film festival for teens

Vincent Wai, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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Many students gathered to join the Belmont Library in their 72 Hour Movie Making Challenge on Nov. 17, 2017. The original challenge of the competition was to make a movie with only three days to work; all the participants' hard work would be displayed that Friday. Kayla Marie Figard, the teen services librarian for the Belm...

Carlmont hosts flag football clinic with local NFL player

Carlmont hosts flag football clinic with local NFL player

Connor Rickson, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

As the professional football season nears its end, many local seasons are just beginning. On Sept. 18, YepSF hosted a free flag football clinic with former NFL player Kevin Greene at Carlmont High School to get kids interested in playing the sport. The organization will be running an upcoming flag foo...

Belmont gift card drive benefits fire victims

Belmont gift card drive benefits fire victims

Justin Som, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


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To help those who lost their homes and property in the North Bay fires, Belmont is hosting its own gift card drive. People who would like to donate to the fire victims can give gift cards to the Public Works Department in suite 385 of Belmont City Hall. Managed by the city, the Belmont Police Office...

Rep. Jackie Speier hosts ‘A Pathway to Citizenship’

Rep. Jackie Speier hosts ‘A Pathway to Citizenship’

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

September 25, 2017


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"You know what makes this country so great?" U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier posed this question on Sept. 23 at the San Mateo City Hall at the beginning of her workshop called "A Pathway to Citizenship." Speier hosted the event with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to help residents ...

San Mateo County hosts a photography contest

San Mateo County hosts a photography contest

Kaitlyn Gates, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


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The San Mateo County/Silicon Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau just announced the opening of the 2017 Play by the Bay Photography Contest. The contest is open to all students in San Mateo County. “Photography is a way to express yourself and is a fun way to save moments in a picture form,...

DECA hosts Electric Vibes Mixer

DECA hosts Electric Vibes Mixer

Arianna Bayangos, News Editor

February 5, 2015


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The Carlmont Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) club is hosting its first mixer, Electric Vibes, at the Quinlan Community Center on Feb. 6 from 7 to 10 p.m. Carlmont alumni Ryan Pau will be featured as the DJ. Senior Grace Yi and sophomores Connie Yi and River Manochio have been organizing...

Gay-Straight Alliance hosts Outlet guest speakers

Gay-Straight Alliance hosts Outlet guest speakers

Taran Sun, Staff Writer

October 2, 2013


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The Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) invited guest speakers Anthony Ross and Sammy Maramba-Ferrel to share their stories with the students and support Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) youths in the student community on Oct. 2. Ross and Maramba-Ferrel are both representatives of Outlet, an o...

Carlmont hosts mock SAT and ACT tests

Carlmont hosts mock SAT and ACT tests

Arianna Bayangos, News & Opinion Editor

January 17, 2013


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Mock SAT and ACT tests are coming up this weekend to improve students’ performance on standardized testing. The testing will be held from 8:30-1:15 on Jan. 19 at Carlmont. Through the practice test, students have the opportunity to familiarize themselves with official test and assess their performanc...

Belmont Library hosts teen poetry contest

Belmont Library hosts teen poetry contest

April 18, 2012


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[media-credit name="Flickr: Rubin 110" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] In honor of National Poetry Month, the Belmont Library will be holding their first poetry contest for high school and middle school students from April 1 to April 30. Teens can submit up to three original poems that are thirty lines or...

Carlmont hosts blood drive

Carlmont hosts blood drive

November 16, 2011


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Students and staff will be giving the gift of life at Carlmont this week on Thursday at the blood drive put on by Blood Centers of the Pacific. There is a constant need for blood in hospitals, blood that can only be supplied by donations. Every two seconds a person is in need of blood. Unfortunately, only three out of 100 people in Ameri...

Carlmont hosts college info night

Carlmont hosts college info night

October 12, 2011


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Carlmont's College Counselor Connie Dominguez offered a crash course in college applications for both students and parents on Oct. 12. Dominguez reviewed the differences between CSU and UC campuses, how and when to apply for each school, the final dates for seniors to take the SAT, and how to apply...

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