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Biotech Institute creates opportunities for science-loving students

Biotech Institute creates opportunities for science-loving students

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

For any student that loves science classes, science clubs, science lectures, or just science in general, the BTI pathway may be the way to go. Starting in sophomore year and ending senior year, the BioTechnology Institute or BTI- offers students with a passion for science a new pathway for his or her...

Model United Nations offers an avenue to express political opinions

Model United Nations offers an avenue to express political opinions

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Campus

While many students talk about their days during lunch, some speak of the lack of civil liberties students in third world countries experience on a daily basis. These discussions are held by students attending Carlmont’s Model United Nations club. Model United Nations, or Model UN for short, is a club founded b...

Starbucks never fails to surprise with countless seasonal options

Starbucks never fails to surprise with countless seasonal options

Taisiia Yakovenko, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Reviews

Starbucks: the ultimate place for people of all ages to get their daily dose of caffeine and sugar while enjoying free Wi-Fi and the pleasant smell of coffee. Starbucks's creativity in making new products seems to have no limit. However, it seems like Starbucks is not quite fond of the secret menu ...

Music Council offers leadership opportunity to music students

Music Council offers leadership opportunity to music students

Alena Ruhstaller, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Campus

With the beginning of a new school year, the members of the Instrumental Music Council hope to hold fundraisers to benefit the music program and create a friendly community for all music students at Carlmont. The club meets weekly on Fridays at lunch in front of F20 to discuss new ideas and future...

Belmont Library offers teen activities

Belmont Library offers teen activities

Juliana Rinaldi, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under News

Whether it is through cooking classes, book clubs, or arts and crafts, the Belmont Library brings the people of Belmont together. Recently, the Belmont Library has held many events for teens to get actively involved within the community. Throughout the library, there are pamphlets with information on t...

Carlmont Instrumental Chamber Music Night offers new variety

Carlmont Instrumental Chamber Music Night offers new variety

Sophia Wolczko, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

The theater dims. The stage lights up. Out from behind the curtain come two smiling musicians, flushed with excitement and ready to perform. They begin to play, music filling the theater and captivating the audience. Just minutes before, the musicians had been feverishly practicing, making the band...

Bistro Burger offers fine dining and finer burgers

Bistro Burger offers fine dining and finer burgers

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Reviews

Another burger joint... I never thought it would come to this. In-N-Out, Five Guys, Jack In the Box, and McDonald's just weren't enough. I was tired of seeing the ridiculously numerous facades advertising greasy patties and cheap, gooey cheese-ish cheese, so I decided to try Bistro Burger in San Carlos....

Clubs Fair offers unique ways to get involved

Clubs Fair offers unique ways to get involved

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

September 27, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Sophie Penn reports on Carlmont's Clubs Fair.

Salman Rushdie offers international scope in local visit

Salman Rushdie offers international scope in local visit

October 3, 2012


Filed under Campus

[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 controversy surrounding his work and the experience of years spent in hiding amid threats against his life; and all unknown to the vast m...

Spotify offers alternative for music users

Spotify offers alternative for music users

March 19, 2012


Filed under As seen in print

Students at Carlmont have found a new music streaming service called Spotify that allows its users to listen to any of the over 15 million available songs. Most Spotify users access their accounts through Facebook. This allows them to share music with their friends by posting their favorite tracks...

AT&T and Verizon offers free calls to Japan

AT&T and Verizon offers free calls to Japan

March 14, 2011


Filed under Campus

On Mar. 14, AT&T and Verizon Wireless announced they will allow all customers to call and text family and friends in Japan for free in March. Beginning Mar. 11, and continuing through Mar. 31, AT&T wireless customers will not be charged for international long distance phone calls and text messages...

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