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Gift giving to charitable organizations increases during the holiday season. However, this surge of giving does not last throughout the rest of the year.

Opinion: the spirit of giving should extend beyond the holidays

December 11, 2018

‘Tis the season for gifts. Whether giving them or receiving them, November through January has become the time of the year most known for present exchanges as several holid...

In a courtroom, the gavel, held by the judge, is the one thing that has more authority than anyone else in the room. It is the iconic symbol for such trials.

Students reflect on their participation in Mock Trial

February 26, 2018

Any activities involving group collaboration has its lessons, like sports. Mock Trial may not be a sport, but it sure is competitive. Yet similar to athletics, it's not all about w...

The true meaning of Aloha Day

April 26, 2016

Carlmont welcomed the last day before Spring Break with a school-wide dress-up day with the theme of Aloha. The intent was to raise spirit and energy on campus, while embracing...

Students overlook the meaning of MLK Day

January 20, 2015

Students enjoy their Monday off yet fail to recognize the meaning of this day that commemorates doctor Martin Luther king. On Aug. 2, 1983 the U.S. house of representatives...

What to expect in December, 2013

The meaning behind Christmas movies

December 9, 2013

  Popular movies in December give teenagers and their families an opportunity to spend time with each other and have a joyful time, as they do not have to worry about school...

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