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James Alex Fields Jr., joins marchers in Charlottesville for the

ScotSkim: convictions

December 9, 2018

Charlottesville neo-Nazi convicted on all counts “Unite the Right"rioter James Alex Fields Jr., was convicted of first-degree murder in a Virginia court on Dec. 7 for plowing his car in...

Smoke from California wildfires fills the sky as air quality worsens.

ScotSkim: fire

November 15, 2018

California burns up from fires in north and south Infamous for its sunny days and sandy beaches, the Golden State is gaining a new meaning, as fire rages through both its northern ...

According to Pew Research, only 56 percent of eligible voters voted in the 2016 presidential election. Making election day a national holiday would increase voter turnout and restore the process of civic engagement.

Opinion: Election Day should be a national holiday

September 18, 2018

Only 56 percent of eligible voters cast ballots in the 2016 election, according to Pew Research. What happened to the other 44 percent? Where did they go? While some ma...

Mollie Tibbetts

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ScotSkim: Mollie Tibbits

August 29, 2018

On July 18, 20-year-old Mollie Tibbetts went missing after going for a jog in Brooklyn, Iowa. Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student, had been staying in Brooklyn with her bo...

Quinn Felton, a student taking Chinese at Carlmont, holds his poster for National Foreign Language Week.

Language classes explore cultures in National Foreign Language Week

March 8, 2018

This year, National Foreign Language Week falls between March 5 and March 11. It is a week dedicated to looking at other cultures and their languages to discover the importance...

Sophomore Isabel Mayoss studies for the National Exam so that she can receive a gold medal.

Foreign language national exams stump students

March 24, 2016

Carlmont students were able to compete with other foreign language speakers during the month of March. Students in French III or higher took the National French Contest, and studen...

The Golden State Warriors and the San Francisco Giants both won a national championship in the past 12 months.

National titles bring change to the Bay Area

August 26, 2015

Any sports fan would admit that it has been a pretty great year to live in the Bay Area. Back in October, the San Francisco Giants won their third national title in five years...

History teacher featured in national commercial

November 6, 2014

Money is freedom. Imagine being in a couple of seconds of a commercial and getting paid $625 every 13 weeks as long as it runs. This is what happened to Jaime Garcia. In...

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