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International students make up a significant portion of the population, but many are still unaware of the hardships those students may face in the U.S.

Foreign students face foreign problems

April 2, 2020

Some come for a better education, some because of their parents, while others come seeking financial security. The California Department of Education recorded that there were over 2 million students recognized as English...

Azucena Duran, a junior and member of ASB, hands out pins to students.

ASB brings International Women’s Day to Carlmont

March 16, 2019

ASB celebrated International Women’s Day by putting up posters around school encouraging people to learn more about influential women and handing out pins with feminist logos. ...

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...

Room C11 bustles with different languages and provides an environment for cultural exchange.

International Club welcomes foreign students with open arms

March 3, 2018

A concert of different languages rings in the students' ears as they file into C11. The room is alive with foreign students conversing with each other from all across the globe The...

International Club members come together every other Wednesday at lunch to celebrate cultural diversity at Carlmont. Sheena Alvarez, Zhuangxinyue Belle Zhao, Jessica Solorio, and Monserrat de la Rosa (left to right).

International Club promotes unity and mutual support

February 26, 2018

International Club strives to help all international students to come together and feel welcomed at Carlmont by creating a friendly environment within the club. Club Advis...

Candles are set out as gifts for survivors to bring home.

Families gather to commemorate loss of loved ones

November 24, 2017

For people who have lost friends or family to suicide, the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day on Nov. 26 was a way to connect with others who understood what they were...

On Feb. 8, 2016, president Barack Obama signed Megan's International Bill into law, making it mandatory for sex offenders with a history of assaulting minors to have a stamp on their passport. However, what seems like a good law at first quickly  turns into what many are calling

New international law harms the ‘wrong’ sex offenders

April 22, 2016

In 1994, 7-year-old Megan Kanka was raped and killed. She was living in New Jersey when Jesse Timmendequas, a known sex offender, moved into the house across the street wi...

Could San Francisco International Airport potentially be renamed?

January 31, 2013

San Francisco International Airport may soon be changing its name to Harvey Milk International Airport if the San Francisco Board of Supervisors chooses to amend the San Francisco...

Salman Rushdie offers international scope in local visit

Salman Rushdie offers international scope in local visit

October 3, 2012

[media-credit name="Asha Karim" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]On Sept. 25, an international icon visited Kepler's Bookstore in Menlo Park to speak about the controver...

International Women’s Day

March 7, 2011

[media-credit id=11 align="alignleft" width="225"][/media-credit] Women have received international recognition for 100 years during Women's Day held each year on March 8. The first recorded National Women's Day in the United States ...

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