Justin Raisner

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The timeless Old Fashioned never needs reinventing

New Year’s is a time when we try to reinvent ourselves — or at least, try something new. But there are some habits that aren’t worth breaking. For …

Confederate Statues Were Built To Further A 'White Supremacist Future'

As President Trump doubled down on his defense of Confederate statues and monuments this week, he overlooked an important fact noted by historians: The majority of the memorials seem to have been built with the intention not to honor fallen soldiers, but specifically to further ideals of white …

Rights & Freedoms
Coffee

3 Key Lessons in Photography For Beginners - Digital Photography School

There’s so much to learn when it comes to photography but at the heart of it there are some key lessons to get your head around.<p>Here are 3 lessons …

Photography

Novato High petitions to drop varsity football for fall

Fifth-year Novato High School football coach Jason Searle resigned last week, saying he wanted to spend time with family. (Robert Tong/Marin …

College Sports

Why Aren't Students Showing Up For College?

Every year, many students who have overcome daunting obstacles in high school receive good news — they've been accepted to college.<p>These kids represent a success story: through hard work and determination, they've made into college, and perhaps even on to a better life.<p>Except it doesn't always work …

College & University
College & University

School segregation didn’t go away. It just evolved. - Vox

How parents are gerrymandering school borders and fencing out poor kids.<p>Their idea was simple: to create their own school district.<p>Their stated reason was simple: Schools do better when they’re part of smaller, city-based districts where they can make hyperlocal decisions.<p>So five years ago, …

Students Have an “Alternate Understanding” of the First Amendment

Newseum President and CEO Jeffrey Herbst argues that students increasingly believe in the "right to non-offensive speech."<br>Read More

Rights & Freedoms

When To Trust A Story That Uses Unnamed Sources

The various investigations into the Trump administration and its alleged ties to Russia are hard to follow. The allegations are sometimes muddled, …

Donald Trump

Study finds notable increase in grades in high schools nationally

Numerous studies have documented grade inflation in colleges. A study being released today shows that grades are going up in high schools -- in ways …

13 Tips for Doing Action Photography in Bad Light

Sometimes I feel cursed. Like any parent I want to take pictures of my kids doing their activities. However, I have a daughter who is a gymnast. For …

The Best Juicy Grilled Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts Recipe

Grilled skinless chicken breasts are all too often more like pieces of cardboard than food you'd actually want to eat. With a little know-how, however, you no longer have to stand for this injustice. The key to juicy grilled chicken breasts is to brine them first, then cook them over a two-zone …

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Rachel Borshchenko

<i>"We don't go into journalism to be popular. It is our job to seek the truth and put constant pressure on our leaders until we get answers."</i><p>Rachel …

Print Media

Alyn Seymour

Mackenzie O'Connell

Mona Murhamer

Growing up as a first-generation U.S. citizen, I've always known that the world is bigger than just the Bay Area, but coming into high school, I …

Nicole del Cardayre

I am currently a senior at Carlmont High School. I am a staff writer for our printed paper The Highlander and one of the heads of our social media …

Jonny Pappas

Hi, I'm Jonny Pappas and this is my portfolio. I am a junior at Carlmont and this was my first year in journalism. This site is the culmination of a …

Hanalei Pham

Hanalei Pham is a journalist and senior ​at Carlmont High School. She is a section editor for Scot Scoop News and a staff writer for The …

Jordan Greene

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Brooke Chang

Brooke is a senior and a journalist at Carlmont High School. She writes articles for the printed paper, The Highlander, and the online newspaper, …

Journalism

Not Radical, Just Logical

<b>Start reading the latest political opinion here–</b><p>Simple means straight-to-the-point, and as a political opinion writer I apply this to every opinion …

Political Science

<b>Hello, I'm Nathan, currently I attend Carlmont High School in Belmont, CA. In my free time I like to play music, write, read, and play soccer. This</b> …

themongeexpirience

10 Things Photoshop Beginners Want to Know How to Do

Terry White is an Adobe Photoshop expert and in this video he answers the 10 things that Photoshop (particularly for Photoshop CC) beginners want to …

Digital Photography

Anya Meredith