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Wednesday Virtual Check-Ins Should Remain When School Resumes In Person

Wednesday Virtual Check-Ins Should Remain When School Resumes In Person
October 23, 2020

From a student perspective, nothing compares to a four day school week or holiday break.  Despite initial disappointment with the move to virtual classes this semester, a positive change is students...

Peaceful Resolutions Would Serve Better Than War with Iran

Peaceful Resolutions Would Serve Better Than War with Iran
February 21, 2020

Qasem Soleimani, an Iranian Major General, was assassinated Jan. 3 by a U.S. drone strike near the Baghdad International Airport. With Russia being an Irananian military ally, if the conflict in Iran continues...

Leaders Should Focus on Environment, Not Profits

Leaders Should Focus on Environment, Not Profits
November 1, 2019

Every decision made by today’s leaders will shape the future of the planet. The U.S. is choosing to consume fossil fuels and pollute our planet, furthering climate change. By seeking more of this fuel,...

PARCC Replacement: New Name, Same Test

PARCC Replacement: New Name, Same Test
June 12, 2019

As of September 2018, MCPS has decided to drop the PARCC exam, after disapproval from many students and staff, and implement the new Maryland Comprehensive Assessment Program (MCAP) test next school year....

MCPS Needs to Foster Increased Student Empathy Through Inter-school Assemblies

MCPS Needs to Foster Increased Student Empathy Through Inter-school Assemblies
June 11, 2019

As a sanctuary county and with the majority of the population made up by minorities, Montgomery County is a fast growing, diverse county yet MCPS has struggled to maintain diversity in certain schools,...

Recent Abortion Laws Violate Basic Human Rights

Recent Abortion Laws Violate Basic Human Rights
June 11, 2019

Georgia’s HB-481 bill recently signed into law by Gov. Brian Kemp, will make it illegal for any woman to get an abortion after a fetal heartbeat can be detected in the womb. The signing of the law has...

Philanthropy is Always Good, But Focus on Home

Philanthropy is Always Good, But Focus on Home
June 10, 2019

The Notre Dame, a historic and renowned French cathedral, caught fire April 15, shocking the world. Over $800 million was raised from all over the world to pay for the repairs within a week of the incident....

Bermuda Grass Field Needs To Be Maintained

Bermuda Grass Field Needs To Be Maintained
June 7, 2019

While most athletes consider playing at home an advantage, the poor playing conditions of Joseph B. Good Stadium make RHS-hosted games dreadful for fall and spring athletes. Despite the installation of...

Pro/Con: Voting Age

Pro/Con: Voting Age
May 30, 2019

Media Needs to Stop Spreading Killers’ Names

Media Needs to Stop Spreading Killers' Names
May 23, 2019

In the aftermath of tragic mass shootings, the news media seems to focus more on killers rather than victims, reporting excessively on biographical details and posting the shooter’s name and face all...

Vaccines Prevent Diseases and Save Lives

Vaccines Prevent Diseases and Save Lives
May 16, 2019

86, 120, 372, 555. Those are the numbers of measles cases in the U.S. by year from 2016-19, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). The deadly disease measles has made a big comeback in...

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