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Kamrin Choye participates in many different volunteering opportunities.

A student who does more than most

March 19, 2014

Who has time these days to finish homework, do chores, study for tests, and remain sane? Imagine adding a heaping load of volunteering into the monthly mix. However, sophomore ...

Senior Erin Macadaeg in a competition.

Carlmont student is a nationally ranked gymnast

March 19, 2014

Second semester of senior year can invoke laziness in some soon-to-be graduates. But for senior Erin Macadaeg, there is no room for laziness. Macadaeg said, "I spend six to eight...

Some students at Carlmont go to first to purchase electronics, books, and more.

Amazon services get student approval

March 18, 2014

“And you’re done.” The slogan of seems to sum the online retail company up well in many buyers’ opinions. “It’s much more convenient for me to order school bo...

Hannah Nourie at CSU East Bay.

Two passions, one student

February 18, 2014

"I quit figure skating after ten years because I wanted to do cheer," said senior Hannah Nourie. Nourie was on the IHM cheer team in eighth grade, and immediately fell in love...

Clarke pushes students to work for the knowledge instead of the grade.

English teacher Clarke also a student

February 3, 2014

Sarah Clarke is not only a teacher but a student as well. Clarke was born in Canada and later moved to New Jersey. She spent a year and a half in France during her sophomore ...

Former Carlmont student Vladislav Miftakhov, who was arrested for possessing weapons of mass destruction.

Former Carlmont student arrested due to bomb possession

January 28, 2014

Former Carlmont graduate, 19-year-old Vladislav Miftakhov was arrested in Altoona, Pennsylvania on Jan. 24 due to the alleged possession of a weapon a mass destruction. Miftakhov was first...

Student perception of teachers

Student perception of teachers

December 6, 2013

Along with the work, stress, and struggle a school teacher goes through, a reputation from students follows them throughout their career. Martin Turkis, a world languages and...

Cristina Oeschger as Carrie White in

Former student plays Carrie on a professional stage

November 4, 2013

Many have dreamed of performing on a professional stage in a big city. For former Carlmont student Cristina Oeschger, this dream became reality. "Carrie the Musical" took stage...

Dismembered taxi cab after fatal accident.

Stanford student responsible for fatal DUI accident

October 7, 2013

One person was pronounced dead at the scene, and two are in critical condition after a fatal accident on Highway 101 in South San Francisco. Zachary Katz, a 24-year-old Stanford student...

Changes in hot lunch, yet no change in student opinions

October 4, 2013

Changes made to the food sold at Carlmont’s lunchtime vendor brings the same varied student opinions considering taste, appearance, health, and value, just as the hot lunch ha...

Electrical power outage and explosion caused campus wide evacuation of UC Berkeley on Monday, Sept. 30.

Problems at UC Berkeley cause student worry

October 2, 2013

UC Berkeley underwent a full campus evacuation after experiencing a school wide power outage and a massive explosion outside California Hall on Sept. 30. The fireball was caused by damage...

How to Survive High School Day Four: Check out the student store

August 28, 2013

I would not consider myself to be a cafeteria food person. I am not trying to say cafeteria food is bad, or even that it is not good. But I bring my own lunch to school each day, and the only things I want to buy at school are more supplemental, rather than a full meal. That is where the student store comes in. As a freshman, it barely registered to me that the student store existed. I had heard...

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