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Common Application

Amy Tran, Associate Editor

June 13, 2017

Filed under Features

If applying to several colleges and universities, the Common Application, known as the Common App, is a useful and free source to shorten the application process. It allows students to keep track of their contact information,...

Schilling’s Chilling Graduation Solo

June 13, 2017

Filed under Features

Since 2008, it has been a tradition for a senior musician to perform a solo at graduation, accompanied by the combined band of musicians of all grade levels. Anna Schilling was this year’s senior soloist, performing Concertino ...

13 Reasons Why the Show is a No

Rebecca Pujo, Editor-in_Chief

June 12, 2017

Filed under Features, Showcase

Netflix’s new hit series, “13 Reasons Why,” was released worldwide March 31 and quickly gained popularity, becoming Netflix’s most popular show on social media. The show, based off the book by Jay Asher, has shocked millions...

The “Whitewashing” of Hollywood

Noam Elfassi, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017

Filed under Features

La La Land; the title probably sounds familiar seeming as the new movie has swept Hollywood as one of the best movies of the year winning five Oscars and six Golden Globes. However, some critics disagree with the rave reviews,...

How to Prepare For Unexpected Maryland Weather

Christi Larson, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Filed under Features

The D.C., Maryland and Virginia (DMV) area suffers from very inconsistent weather patterns. One day it will be below freezing, and the next a person can walk out of the house in shorts. These constant up and down temperatures mean...

Theater’s Magical Spring Show

Erin Bode, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Filed under Features

“Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka,” RHS’s annual spring musical, took place March 21, 30 and April 1. It was also co-sponsors Dana (Sato) and Daniel Tobiassen’s last production at RHS. Willy Wonka tells the story of a poor...

Robotics Club Dominates

Alex Reynolds, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Filed under Features

In only their second year of existence, the RHS Robotics Club, also known as Botball, has established themselves as one of the most successful clubs in the school. Botball is a club at here at Rockville, where students  program...

18 & Under: The Burger Joint

Sarah D'Souza, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2017

Filed under Features, Review

Going to The Burger Joint for the first time, I was hoping for a good burger, or at least an average one. But frankly, I have to say that I was underwhelmed. Keeping it traditional, I ordered “The Burger.” For the stan...

Spotify Proves to Be Favorite Music Source According to RHS Students

Brady Doyle, Director of Communications

March 6, 2017

Filed under Features

There is a wide range of different music services, such as YouTube or Spotify, to assure one always has music playing throughout the day. All apps have advantages and disadvantages, such as whether the service is free or if the a...

2017 Oscars Overview

Alex Reynolds, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

Filed under Features

In light of last year’s controversy, the 2017 Oscars had made major changes that resulted in much more diversity at the award show this year. A year ago, the Oscars were catching a lot of heat due to a lack of diversity amon...

Golden Globe Trophies Awarded to Hollywood’s Musical Offerings

Alex Reynolds, Staff Writer

February 2, 2017

Filed under Features

The 74th annual Golden Globes hosted by Jimmy Fallon aired Jan 8, 2017 and the night was memorable to say the least; However, it was Damien Chazelle’s unconventional musical, La La Land, that stood head and shoulders above the...

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