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A pan of freshly baked triple chocolate chip brownie cookies, a recipe used by Baking Club, ready to eat.

Baking Club brings together students with a passion for baking

November 22, 2017

The smell of freshly baked cakes, muffins, and cookies fill the air in A11 when Baking Club gathers every other Monday. Club President Will Nadan and Vice President Jade Ma...

Julia Kelly’s fellow rider helps her discover her passion

March 19, 2017

Sophie Penn reports on Julia Kelly's extracurricular activity.

Switzer’s passion shows in teaching

February 20, 2017

Brian Switzer has joined the music department this year as the assistant band director. Switzer teaches three classes: jazz ensemble, concert band, and string orchestra. Addi...

In coding competitions, students quickly solve the problems given to them, hoping to leave with a victory.

Coding: the hobby of opportunities

February 10, 2016

Quick fingers dance on a backlit keyboard, sending brackets, and numbers streaming down a computer screen. This is coding, an emerging passion for many students at Carlmont....

Sophomore Jenna Williamson practices the timpani during lunch. Williamson said,

Passion: One key to happiness

January 21, 2016

What brings people happiness? Some may say family. Friends. Money. Love. Fame. World domination. Possible answers range from the silly to the serious. But arguably, one o...

Varsity volleyball jumps in excitement after winning the shoe toss game in round one of the Carlmont Cup

Varsity volleyball’s passion dominates Carlmont Cup

September 23, 2015

Senior Elena Mateus dove for the chair, but it was too late. Someone from the other team snatched it and Mateus fell to the ground, but she got up and continued to play hard. This...

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Dimick pursues her passion for feminism

May 13, 2015

According to Merriam Webster Dictionary, a feminist is a person who advocates social, political, legal, and economic rights for women that are equal to men. Senior Elise Dimick...

Denney goes for the ball in a game during her freshman year.

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

March 11, 2015

Senior Kristen Denney has been Carlmont's attacker on the varsity water polo team for the past four years. For years, Denney's natural talent for water polo has gotten her...

A flyer from the Digital Arts Club

Digital Arts Club illustrates their passion

May 7, 2014

Many great artists come together to create works much bigger than themselves. This is no different in The Digital Arts Club, which joins the list of creative groups formed just...

Action shot of Fong taken for her club soccer team, De Anza Force.

An athlete committed to her passion

April 22, 2014

It’s difficult for a teenager to discover what to pursue after high school, but that is not the case for sophomore Kayla Fong. Fong started playing soccer at the age of four...

Garcia exhibits enthusiasm for teaching while improving his musical skills. He aims to become an amateur professional musician.

Garcia finds passion for music

April 21, 2014

Jaime Garcia is a history teacher who is on his way to becoming an amateur professional musician. Garcia majored in history but was unsure what kind of career to pursue with...

Lucia's passion inspires young minds

Lucia’s passion inspires young minds

April 8, 2014

Passionate teachers are distinguished by their commitment to ensure that their students succeed. AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) and English teacher Stephen L...

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