The Black and White

New bullying policy attempts to highlight consequences

March 15, 2010

The MCPS BOE approved a new bullying policy that emphasizes its consequences March 9. The new policy sets forth the BOE’s obligation to maintain a school environment free from “bullying, harassment,...

Guy Auction hopes to raise money through bidding on hot dates

January 14, 2010

Girls, start saving your money and get ready to place a bid on some of Whitman’s finest boys. It’s not your typical fundraiser. The SGA’s first annual Guy Auction will take place on Feb. 25 to raise...

Check out MTV’s “Real World: D.C.”

January 13, 2010

Eight strangers. One house. A reality show. If you're looking for a new junky yet entertaining show to waste your time on (putting "Jersey Shore" aside), it should be MTV's "Real World: D.C." The new...

Not perfect, but still a thrill

November 28, 2009

It’s 11:59 PM and the lights go down in the theater. I’m not exaggerating when I say I’ve never heard so many girls screaming so loudly.The midnight premiere of “New Moon” has finally arrived,...

Westboro is back for protests

November 10, 2009

They’re back. The Westboro Baptist Church, the radical protest group from Topeka, Kansas that picketed Whittier Blvd. this past May, is at it again. Westboro Baptist Church leader Fred Phelps,...

Speech and Debate team winners from NYC tournament

October 28, 2009

Whitman won the overal Team Sweepstakes Championship out of 100 schools Seniors Perry Green and Emily Massey: Co-champions of Lincoln Douglass debate Seniors Rachel Umans and Sarah Houston: Champions...

WhitMUN diaries from Vandy

October 20, 2009

Washington University in St. Louis, Princeton, Georgetown and even Qatar; the Whitman delegation of Model UN has been everywhere. But what does “WhitMUN” actually do at conferences? The Black...

Clayboy retires, but business won’t melt

September 16, 2009

*By Jamie Norwood* The vibrant cart stocked with colorful bottles of flavors like “tiger’s blood,” cotton candy and blue-raz are bound to satisfy Bethesda residents’ cool cravings on any...

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