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Carlmont’s improv team improvises their way through the world

Carlmont’s improv team improvises their way through the world

CJ Ward

March 23, 2019

Carlmont’s Improv Team showcases their first performance of the year in the blackbox theater. ...

Green technology a promising solution to global warming

Green technology a promising solution to global warming

Anika Bhatnagar, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Families flee in horror while watching flames steal away their home. The sky's pleasant blue burns into a raging red. Gusting winds whip up the flames as they grasp onto anything to destroy. Flickering embers circle through the sky. The deep amber flames grow past the tips of the trees and release sm...

Killing time in the bay

Killing time in the bay

Sam Hosmer, Staff Ranter

February 28, 2019

Take I-92 to Highway 1, like you’re going to Half Moon Bay, but turn left instead of right at the intersection. Follow it for a while. Somehow, without leaving the county, every trace of urbania will slip unobtrusively into the horizon, subsumed by sweeping vistas and lush green fabrics, and the rig...

Everyone struggles to fit in

Everyone struggles to fit in

Nyah Dompier-Norrbom, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

People want to feel accepted, to feel wanted, and to feel like they are part of something bigger than them. However, the reality is much more complicated than that. By the time middle school is over, most people will feel neglected in a group or situation. Everyone just wants to feel accepted...

Members of Deep Blue dive into the world of technology

Members of Deep Blue dive into the world of technology

Kimberly Brodersen, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

Carlmont’s Robotics Club, Deep Blue, is an intense club that requires a lot of hard work but provides students with lasting benefits. Club members spend six months designing and building robots and competing in the FIRST Robotics competition. The experience gives students an opportunity to work with...

Becoming his own boss in the boxing world at 19 years old: Devin Haney

Becoming his own boss in the boxing world at 19 years old: Devin Haney

Briana McDonald, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2018

Briana McDonald reports on 19-year-old professional boxer Devin Haney.

Becoming world champion through adversity: Casey Morton

Becoming world champion through adversity: Casey Morton

Briana McDonald, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief

May 16, 2018

Sitting down with Casey Morton, Asia Pacific Flyweight Champion, speaking on her history before the title and pursuing life's passions.

Locanda serves out of this world Italian cusine

Locanda serves out of this world Italian cusine

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018

San Francisco is a hub for delicious restaurants serving food from a variety of cultures, and the up and coming Mission district is full of them, including the Italian restaurant Locanda. Locanda was founded by local restaurateur Craig Stoll, who also owns Pizzeria Delfina. The restaurant is...

Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Viva Baja exhibit connects kids to the world around them

Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Viva Baja exhibit connects kids to the world around them

Nisha Marino, Highlander Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2018

“Excuse me, why did people want the whales to die?” Curiosity may have killed the cat, but at the Monterey Bay Aquarium it could save the future of the planet. According to its website, “the mission of the nonprofit Monterey Bay Aquarium is to inspire conservation of the ocean.” “¡Viva Baja! Life ...

‘The Last Jedi’ changes the ‘Star Wars’ world forever

‘The Last Jedi’ changes the ‘Star Wars’ world forever

Jordan Hanlon, Editor-in-Chief of The Highlander

December 19, 2017

This article contains spoilers from 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi.' Friendly reminder: it is now canon that Luke walked in on Rey and Kylo holding hands and had the biggest dad freakout in history. But, no. Luke is not Rey's father. 'The Last Jedi,' which is Episode Eight in the "Star Wars" franc...

Student receives ‘out of this world’ experience through Biotechnology Institute connections

Student receives ‘out of this world’ experience through Biotechnology Institute connections

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

November 5, 2017

Although school may be tedious for some, other students are able to find opportunities beyond their classroom environments through school-wide organizations. Kristin Ma, a senior and member of Carlmont’s Biotechnology Institute (BTI), traveled to Renton, Wash. on Oct. 26 to attend a national confe...

DECA prepares students for the business world

DECA prepares students for the business world

Alena Ruhstaller, Managing Editor

October 25, 2017

Carlmont is one of the 3500 high schools to host the DECA program at their school. DECA's mission attracts many students to join the program and to improve the skills needed to succeed in the business world. "The purpose of the DECA club at Carlmont is to create an inclusive environment that ignit...

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