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The cats are taking over Halloween

The cats are taking over Halloween

Kat Savin, Staff Writer

October 30, 2012


Filed under Campus

This year, many girls at Carlmont decided to put on their cat ears, paint on some whiskers, and wear cute kitty inspired outfits for Halloween. Cat costumes usually consist of cute cat ears, a tail, and matching makeup. At Halloween stores, one can purchase cat ears in different colors and shapes...

‘Taken 2’ takes over the box office

‘Taken 2’ takes over the box office

October 29, 2012


Filed under A&E

The action-packed film Taken 2 was released on October 5, 2012 and was immediately at the top of the box office as a result of many intense scenes, good acting, and anticipation from the first Taken movie. Actors Liam Neeson and Maggie Grace played Bryan and his daughter Kim along with  Famke Jans...

El Camino Wildcats go wild over win

El Camino Wildcats go wild over win

October 21, 2012


Filed under Sports

Carlmont's varsity team was beat by El Camino High School at the Homecoming game on Oct. 20, 2012. El Camino shut out Carlmont with a score of 27-0. El Camino got off to an early lead after Carlmont fumbled the ball over to El Camino. Later in the game, Carlmont's quarterback attempted to throw the...

Carlmont students choose Vans over Converse

Carlmont students choose Vans over Converse

Kat Savin, Staff Writer

October 17, 2012


Filed under Campus

The most popular shoes worn around campus are Converse and Vans, which are quite similar. From school to going out with friends, Converse and Vans are go to shoes for any event. Converse, also known as Chuck Taylors, were created in 1908 by Marquis M. Converse. Although they were not the first rubber-soled...

The North Face backpacks are taking over

The North Face backpacks are taking over

Kat Savin, Staff Writer

October 2, 2012


Filed under Campus

This school year, The North Face backpacks have been seen around school even more than ever. The North Face is a well-known company which supplies men's clothing, women's clothing, kids' clothing, and equipment. The North Face carries a bunch of different  styles of backpacks which include some see...

Varsity tennis serves up a dominant win over Mills

Varsity tennis serves up a dominant win over Mills

September 29, 2012


Filed under Sports

Carlmont's varsity tennis team delivered an absolutely commanding 7-0 victory against Mills High School on Sept. 27, 2012, despite having two of their top players sit out the game to allow open division players to get the chance to play against higher level talent. Open division players are players...

Homework over winter break outrages students

Homework over winter break outrages students

December 17, 2011


Filed under Campus

Many students look forward to winter break to relax and recuperate after a stressful semester. However, numerous teachers on campus assign homework to students over the break. This is done to allow students to be prepared for the following semester, to get a head-start in the course material, as well...

Outrage, revolt emerges over teens’ suicides

Outrage, revolt emerges over teens’ suicides

October 23, 2010


Filed under News

A special report on school bullying, harassment, and the power of the Internet. Featured in The Highlander. Since technology has been expanding, more teenagers are starting to adapt to social networking sites, text messaging, and web blogs. Although technology seems to be in it’s prime, bullying is rising among students and technology has made bullying worse than ever. Som...

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