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Portion distortion: stop eating like you’re at grandma’s house

Portion distortion: stop eating like you’re at grandma’s house

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist

October 17, 2014

Many of us have fallen victim to a severe epidemic that has transformed the way we live. You may had been infected by it as a young child, perhaps at a restaurant or worse: grandma's house. Do not despair, for this epidemic is much more a set of  habits than an illness, and it is never too late...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — you’re doing it wrong

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — you’re doing it wrong

Sarah Schisla, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

September 1, 2014

Since when is it considered charitable to dump freezing water on yourself to avoid donating to a noble cause? The popular Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge asks participants to either donate $100 to the ALS Association or pour a bucket of ice water on themselves and nominate t...

Congratulations we’re all aware you’re single

Congratulations we’re all aware you’re single

Ayesha Abbasi, Social Media Editor/Columnist

February 6, 2014

With Valentine's day around the corner and teen angst at an all time high, many people feel the need express their “loneliness.” Everyone has a friend who says that they’re “forever alone,” and if you don’t have that friend, then you are that friend. The sudden realization that one lack...

How to Survive High School Day 15: If you are a loner, you’re not alone

How to Survive High School Day 15: If you are a loner, you’re not alone

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Editor

September 15, 2013

Do you remember that first day of high school when you knew everybody and felt like you fit in perfectly with a certain group of people and everything was just perfect? Neither do I. For many students, the sheer size of Carlmont's population can initially be overwhelming. Adjusting to this change...

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