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‘Bridge of Spies’ is not your typical spy flick

November 4, 2015

Based on its title, “Bridge of Spies,” released on Oct. 9, first seemed like it was going to be a typical spy movie. However, this movie stood out from the "James Bond" series...

Student taking a practice AP statistics exam in preparation for the test.

Put down your pencils

May 11, 2015

Due to AP testing taking place around the nation, student and teacher stress seems to be at an all time high. This stress doesn't come on its own and it most definitely isn't...

Know Your Fears

Know Your Fears

May 9, 2015

‘Nobody Love’ is not your ordinary pop song

April 9, 2015

"Everybody is looking for that new thing," sang Tori Kelly in her new single "Nobody Love." This song is the new "thing" you should be looking for, if you haven't found it alr...

Hearing other people rejoice over their acceptances is terrifying when you've just gotten rejected.

Keep your colleges to yourself

March 25, 2015

I have never been a big fan of awkward situations. I don't try to make small talk with people I don't know, I never send food back at restaurants, and I always text people instead...

Freshman Keanu Dono pours over his history textbook.

Using stress to your advantage

March 20, 2015

After coming home from school tired and exhausted, you cram in hours and hours of homework, with no time to relax. Your responsibilities seem overwhelming, but your persistence...

Emily Kelvin displays the stencil of Carlmont's mascot that the art club has been working  on.

Explore your creativity in the Art Club

February 28, 2015

One doesn't have to be Pablo Picasso or Vincent Van Gogh to join Carlmont’s Art Club; the only requirement is to be interested in art. Art Club, run by art teacher Cynthia...

Where does your money go?

Where does your money go?

January 31, 2015

Finals make or break your grade

Highlander Staff

January 10, 2015

After a long semester of hard work, everything comes down to taking a dreaded final. As a standard, most finals are worth somewhere from 10-20 percent of a total grade. A 20 percent final has multiple effects on students, for some it can be a miracle worker, and for others a grade wrecker. The student that made their way through the class nonchalantly with their B or B+, the panic is setting...

Students who use online forums to share their art and photography have to stay alert to the uses and distribution of their creative property in order to stay aware and in control.

Guard your creative property closely

December 3, 2014

In the words of musician Taylor Swift, "art is important and rare. Important, rare things are valuable. Valuable things should be paid for." Yahoo does not appear to agree,...

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