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SMOB Campaign Goes Online
SMOB Campaign Goes Online
Ben Kushner April 6, 2021

The campaign for the MCPS Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB) kicked off on Feb. 17, when the SMOB nominating committee selected Henry Kaye...

Students Advocate Removal of School Resource Officers
Students Advocate Removal of School Resource Officers
Isabella Amador April 6, 2021

The Montgomery County Council held a public hearing Feb. 4 regarding the proposal of  Bill 46-20, which prohibits the Montgomery County Police Department...

Superintendent Jack Smith Announces his Retirement
Maddi Kales March 26, 2021

  After nearly five years as MCPS Superintendent, Dr. Jack Smith announced he will retire June 2021 in a letter to MCPS staff Jan. 14.  In...

Joe Biden’s Inauguration and the Country’s Political Divide
Olivia Turner March 12, 2021

Approximately 33.8 million people tuned in Jan. 20, 2021, across 17 different networks to view the inauguration of President Joseph Biden. Just before...

Buccaneers Blowout Chiefs in Historic Super Bowl
Buccaneers Blowout Chiefs in Historic Super Bowl
Brendan Stewart April 9, 2021

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers made Super Bowl history Sunday, Feb. 7, defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 31-9 and becoming the first team to play and win the...

Junior Sam Brami fixated on the WFT game.
Washington Football Team turns heads with a strong season
Ahmad Haleem February 5, 2021

  The Washington Football Team (WFT) shocked the NFL this year, clinching a playoff spot for the first time in five years. The WFT finished their...

Fans’ Return to MD NFL Games Short-lived
Fans’ Return to MD NFL Games Short-lived
January 15, 2021

Rising rates of COVID-19 in Maryland will prevent fans from attending Baltimore Ravens and Washington Football Team games, after a brief return in Weeks...

Junior lacrosse player at Bullis School, Ava Albertini recently committed to the college of her choice, in spite of the extended dead period.
Student Athletes Struggle with Extended Dead Period in 2020
Elizabeth DiFonzo January 8, 2021

Virtual learning has been a nearly year-long challenge for RHS students, but for high school athletes hoping to play at the collegiate level, its impact...

Montgomery County Restaurants Reopen for In-person Dining
Montgomery County Restaurants Reopen for In-person Dining
Catherine Corbin April 6, 2021

While restaurants in Montgomery County had been closed for in-person dining during much of the pandemic, Governor Larry Hogan recently reopened restaurants...

A Local Guide to Shopping Small This Valentine
A Local Guide to Shopping Small This Valentine's Day
Isabella Amador, Contributing Writer • February 12, 2021

For nearly a year, Instagram and Facebook feeds have been swamped with earnest messages about local small businesses shutting their doors for good.  Prior...

Trump Postmortem: Should a President Be Able to Self-Pardon?
Trump Postmortem: Should a President Be Able to Self-Pardon?
Gabriel Santiago February 10, 2021

Typical of a reality TV star, former President Donald Trump kept Americans on the edge of their seats until the eleventh hour as they waited to hear if...

Delegate Julie Palakovich Carr has been representing Maryland
Del. Palakovich Carr: Fighting for Rockville amidst the Pandemic
Ethan Santiago February 5, 2021

The Maryland General Assembly convened for the start of its 442 session in Annapolis, Md. Jan. 13. The previous legislative session was adjourned Mar....

Are Students Being Held Accountable During Online School?
Are Students Being Held Accountable During Online School?
Ahmad Haleem April 6, 2021

Amidst COVID-19, virtual learning became the norm for many schools around the country. Students are given lessons on zoom and then assigned work that they...

Education, Environment, Economy: Priorities for the 2021 Legislative Session
Education, Environment, Economy: Priorities for the 2021 Legislative Session
Ben Kushner February 5, 2021

During the 2020 legislative session, the Maryland State Assembly took major steps towards finalizing legislation that will protect the environment, improve...

Students Need a Voice in the MCPS Reopening Plan
Students Need a Voice in the MCPS Reopening Plan
Ben Kushner January 8, 2021

The MCPS Board of Education (BOE) met Nov. 10, setting prerequisite health metrics that must be met to resume in-person classes and establishing tentative...

Pandemic is an Opportunity for a Curriculum Overhaul
Pandemic is an Opportunity for a Curriculum Overhaul
Ahmad Haleem January 8, 2021

As schools around the country go fully virtual this year, the pandemic is shedding light on several problems, suggesting a need for an overhaul of the...

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