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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.

Photo of the Day: September 16

Photo of the Day: September 16

By Kelley Czajka
September 16
Filed under Feature

Students and parents peruse club stations at clubs night, which took place from 7-9 p.m. in the cafeteria. Photo by Kelley Czajka....

Photo of the Day: May 22

By Kelley Czajka
May 22
Filed under News

Seniors parked their cars to cover as much of the parking lot as possible as part of a prank. Photos by Kelley Czajka. ...

College chamber choir performs for choral department

By Kelley Czajka
April 2
Filed under News

The Mt. San Antonio College Chamber Singers from Walnut, California performed for the Whitman choral department Monday evening. Read More »...

Talent Show 2014: An Epic delivers sensational music, comedy, lighting

Talent Show 2014: An Epic delivers sensational music, comedy, lighting

By Kelley Czajka
March 31
Filed under Feature

The gods of Mount Olympus were in our favor Thursday, Friday and Saturday as over 150 students produced and performed in Talent Show 2k14: An Epic, which lived up to its name. Read More »...

Both productions of “Lord of the Flies” impress with innovative direction, acting

By Kelley Czajka
March 5
Filed under Feature

Those who have read William Golding’s “Lord of the Flies” are familiar with the savage qualities inherent in men, but what many are unfamiliar with is how this story would compare when enacted by an all-female cast. Read More »...

County defends on-time opening after snow causes havoc for student drivers

County defends on-time opening after snow causes havoc for student drivers

By Kelley Czajka
February 26
Filed under News

As generous as MCPS has been with snow days and delays this winter, the county wouldn’t grant students and teachers any extra sleep Wednesday morning, when a minor but timely snowstorm made getting to school at 7:25 a.m. much more difficult than usual. Read More »...

Marine Brass Quintet performs for wind ensemble

Marine Brass Quintet performs for wind ensemble

By Kelley Czajka
February 20
Filed under News

The Marine Brass Quintet performed for the wind ensemble during third period today. Read More »

Washington Coliseum hosts 50th anniversary Beatles concert: Yesterday & Today

Washington Coliseum hosts 50th anniversary Beatles concert: Yesterday & Today

By Kelley Czajka
February 16
Filed under Feature

No band makes people come together more than The Beatles. This was evident at the Washington Coliseum this week, where music lovers of all generations gathered despite sub-freezing temperatures to celebrate the iconic British rock band on the 50th anniversary of their first concert in North America. Re...

Starbucks alternatives: Bethesda’s best coffee shops

By Kelley Czajka
January 30
Filed under Feature

There are over 5,500 Starbucks coffee shops in more than 50 countries worldwide, and the average student can probably rattle off at least 10 menu items. Read More »...

SGA plans to raise more money, keep spirit up for Leukemia & Lymphoma month

By Kelley Czajka
January 29
Filed under News

Last year, Leukemia & Lymphoma Month was an undeniable success. The school raised an unforeseen total of over $91,000 to donate to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, but the SGA has set their sights even higher. SGA president Jorge Richardson is confident that the Whitman community can raise a...

Photo of the Day: January 28

Photo of the Day: January 28

By Kelley Czajka
January 28
Filed under Feature

Students view this year's Talent Show set list. Auditions were held Thursday and Monday, and the final list was posted at the end of the day today. Talent Show 2014: An Epic will take place March 27-29. Read More »...

Winter fashion: Bear the cold and look cute doing it

By Kelley Czajka
January 2
Filed under Blogs

During the frigid winter months, when morning temperatures rarely reach above freezing, we all have those mornings when finding a cute outfit seems impossible. Read More »...

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