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  • Whitman Idol is being held on April 25. Auditions are March 23 and 24 after school in the Music Hall.

  • The media center is looking for poetry submissions during April. Stop by the media center for more info.

JDS hosts one-woman play “To Life, L’Chaim”

JDS hosts one-woman play “To Life, L’Chaim”

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
May 8
Filed under Feature

Holocaust survivor Edith Lowy has shared her story countless times. But this time, Lowy’s story was told in a very different way. Read More »...

Letter from the Editors: presenting the new Black & White Online

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
October 20
Filed under News

Dear readers, After several months of designing, programming and editing, we are thrilled to launch our full website redesign. Read More »...

Photo of the Day: August 24

Photo of the Day: August 24

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
August 24
Filed under News

Senior girls decorate their cars with slogans in preparation for the first day of school. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz....

Photo of the Day: June 11

Photo of the Day: June 11

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
June 11
Filed under News

Students and teachers prepare for graduation today. Graduation will take place at DAR Constitution Hall starting at 2:30. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz....

Photo of the Day: June 6

Photo of the Day: June 6

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
June 6
Filed under Feature

Seniors Maisy Deans and Sydney Wolstein, accompanied by senior Carson Lystad on guitar, sing together at the last coffeehouse of the year. The event, held in the Whittier Woods auditorium, started at 7 p.m. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz. ...

Photo of the Day: May 24

Photo of the Day: May 24

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
May 24
Filed under Feature

The Ferris wheel at National Harbor provides a great view of the water and surrounding area. Kayaks are available for rent, and there are various shops and restaurants by the water. The National Harbor is a great place to spend an afternoon during the long Memorial Day weekend. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz. ...

Photo of the Day: May 19

Photo of the Day: May 19

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
May 19
Filed under News

Senior Carson Lystad speaks at the annual music banquet. The banquet, held in the cafeteria, is a way for the instrumental music department to celebrate the year. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz. ...

How (not) to do a promposal

How (not) to do a promposal

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
May 6
Filed under Blogs, Media

**By Halle Ostoyich and Zoe Berkovitz** Read More »

Photo of the Day: May 3

Photo of the Day: May 3

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
May 3
Filed under Feature

The Azalea Festival, held at Landon, is taking place this weekend. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz. ...

Photo of the Day: April 29

Photo of the Day: April 29

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
April 29
Filed under Feature

Mrs. Landau, a group of seniors and four college admissions officers answer questions at the "Admissions Panel Meeting" for juniors and parents. The meeting was intended to aid students and parents in the college process. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz. ...

Photo of the Day: April 21

Photo of the Day: April 21

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
April 21
Filed under News

Only seven out of 22 seniors were present in Mrs. Crewdson's third period AP Lit class. Many students are absent today, Easter Monday, as it was originally part of spring break. The county added an extra day to make up for the numerous snow days. Photo by Julia Pearl-Schwartz.  ...

Congratulations to The Black & White Volume 53!

By Julia Pearl-Schwartz
April 10
Filed under News

Congratulations to the staff of The Black & White Volume 53! Read More »

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