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Hurricane Sandy’s Damage: Unmatched in History

Hurricane Sandy’s Damage: Unmatched in History

November 20, 2012

Hurricanes in the Washington D.C area usually happen every few years, but with Hurricane Sandy this year and Hurricane Irene last year, hurricanes are becoming stronger. Hurricane Sandy hit the east coast during the last week of first quarter, a time when students rush to turn in work at the ...

Dream Act Would Give Tuition Break To Immigrants

Dream Act Would Give Tuition Break To Immigrants

November 7, 2012

America has always been a destination for immigrants from around the world. The Development, Relief and Education of Alien Minors Act (DREAM Act) may further change the demographics of our nation. Undocumented immigration and the economy are two of the most prominent issues in debates and have ...

Gay Marriage On Ballot Under Question Six

Gay Marriage On Ballot Under Question Six

November 2, 2012

  Election Day is not just about the next individuals in power, but about providing citizens with the opportunity to have their voices heard. With gay marriage on the ballot for Maryland, residents are able to become part of history.Voting yes on the Civil Marriage Protection Act, also as...

Naviance Saves Seniors During College Applications

Naviance Saves Seniors During College Applications

October 31, 2012

Senior class of 2013 must embark on the same tedious quest of doing college applications in order to proceed to the next level of education. This task is usually the most dreadful part of senior year because of all the paperwork. Starting this year, the counseling department has teamed up with the on...

Spirit Group The Inferno Inspires Creation of Mural

Spirit Group The Inferno Inspires Creation of Mural

October 25, 2012

Did you notice something new giving spirit to a certain hallway this year? The new Inferno mural was designed by senior Antiena Nguyen and painted over the summer by students who were supervised by Photography Teacher Lisa Ryan. The Inferno is a school spirit group that brings enthusiasm and e...

Far From It: Italy

Far From It: Italy

October 25, 2012

Instead of starting classes at RHS in August, at Logan International Airport in Boston boarding a flight to Rome with only a small amount of knowledge of the Italian language. A million questions rushed through my mind. How long will it take for me to understand the language? Is Italy how I remember it to be? How will I last...

Dedicated Parents Volunteer to Work for Booster Club; Help Raise Money and School Spirit

Dedicated Parents Volunteer to Work for Booster Club; Help Raise Money and School Spirit

October 23, 2012

Amidst the sticky air and frantic atmosphere of the snack bar, the dedicated parents of the RHS Booster Club rapidly count change and vend food to masses of students. They put in countless hours of fundraising, planning and advertising for the benefit of the athletes, but their steady commitments have been...

Project 4.1 Zombieland

Project 4.1 Zombieland

October 23, 2012

Quarantined rooms, blood-smeared walls and eerie lighting fill a large abandoned warehouse while heaps of zombies lurk around narrow halls and extend decaying hands through rusted cages at those who pass by. This is the scene in Rockville's newest haunted house. Hallow Inc.'s The Warehouse: Project 4.1 on Rockville Pike is a ful...

Homework Center Helps Students Finish Work and Stay Motivated

Homework Center Helps Students Finish Work and Stay Motivated

September 20, 2012

Distracted students now have a quiet place to do their homework: Homework Center. Here students have access to computers, National Honor Society (NHS) tutors and, every Wednesday, a retired math teacher from Montgomery College. Academic internship and reading teacher Christina Sutter created the Homework Center. She is interested in promoting student...

12th Annual National Book Festival

12th Annual National Book Festival

September 20, 2012

Looking for something fun and exciting to do this weekend? Well you are in luck because this weekend the Library of Congress is hosting their 12th annual National Book Festival.This is a two-day event from Sept. 22-23 on the Mall in Washington DC. The Washington Post staff will be working the tables under the different pavilions, so you can talk to some of your favorite journalists...

First Pep Rally Pumps Up School

First Pep Rally Pumps Up School

September 5, 2012

Through the painted fiery columns of RHSa�� gymnasium, comical and spirited frivolity ensued to kick off the fall sports season with the annual pep rally held Aug. 31. With the seniors in an all-black wardrobe and pep band blaring in the usual sticky air, no one could deny the energized ambience that the school community created wi...

Summer Activities in D.C Metro Area

Summer Activities in D.C Metro Area

June 16, 2012

Summer is the time to get outside Rockville and have exciting new experiences. Many people associate this with spending money; however there are many places that are close by and inexpensive where students can go to enjoy their summer. Artomatic is a unique art show where they take an unused or ...

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