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What journalism is really about

What journalism is really about

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015


Filed under Opinion, The Way It Is

Since I've joined journalism I've always been asked the same question, "Why do journalists always try to be so controversial?" My answer, plain and simple, is, "We don't. It just happens." "If journalism is good, it is controversial by nature," said Julian Assange, Australian journalist and editor-in-chief...

What is Saint Patrick’s day really about?

What is Saint Patrick’s day really about?

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer

March 15, 2014


Filed under Campus

Most people are unaware of the original idea and reason for celebration of St.Patricks Day. Saint Patrick’s Day is not only for wearing the color green, but has immense historical background. “Saint Patrick’s day is a day where everyone dresses up in green to celebrate being Irish” said Sophomore...

Is MTV really ‘Music Television’ anymore?

Is MTV really ‘Music Television’ anymore?

Ravina Gujral, Staff Writer

March 13, 2014


Filed under A&E

Throughout the years Music Television, better known as MTV, has been a popular channel where young people to go to watch music videos or watch reality TV shows. Founded on Aug. 1, 1981, MTV was a large hit with young adults, however now the main focus and hype around the channel is due to teenagers. ...

Are Macs really better than Pcs?

December 5, 2012


Filed under As seen in print

Although some people argue whether a Mac or a PC is better in terms of speed, applications, appearance, and software, Carlmont equally uses both because of the different features both have to offer. Principal Raul Zamora commented, “Sometimes it’s based on teacher preference and it’s also based...

A picture is not really worth a thousand words

A picture is not really worth a thousand words

Veronika Dvorakova

November 14, 2012


Filed under Campus

Compressing the content of a novel into a two hour film is hard, and often leaves audience members frustrated with the way their favorite novel was portrayed. Would reversing the order in which it is done be advantageous? Reading a book before watching a movie that is based on the book often leaves...

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