The Black & White

Chinese classes celebrate Chinese New Year, learn about culture

Chinese classes celebrate Chinese New Year, learn about culture

By Anna Yuan and Sam White

February 8, 2019


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Chinese classes celebrated the Chinese New Year in the cafeteria Feb. 7. Students first ate various dishes brought by parents, such as lo mein, dumplings, fried rice and broccoli beef. After eating, the Chinese 5 class sang a song welcoming everyone to the new year. Their performance was followed by ...

Photo of the day: Feb. 7

Photo of the day: Feb. 7

By Elyse Lowet

February 7, 2019


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Senior class president Jereme Corbin dresses up as Dr. Bear from Children’s National Hospital and poses in front of the Charity Month poster. Next week marks the start of SGA’s charity month, FebMar, which consists of multiple events throughout February and March to raise money for Children’s Ho...

Photo of the day: Feb. 5

Photo of the day: Feb. 5

By Katherine Sylvester

February 5, 2019


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Senior Jeremy Wenick reads Virginia Woolf's "Mrs. Dalloway" between the computers of the Black & White room. AP English Literature classes recently began reading the novel.

The Women’s March in photos

The Women’s March in photos

By Isabel Hoffman

January 21, 2019


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Thousands of women flooded the streets of D.C. for the third annual Women’s March Jan. 19. The protestors demanded respect, equality and continued resistance to the Trump administration. Similar to the past two years, pink hats—created and named “pussyhats” in 2016—dotted the heads of hundreds. Peop...

Photo of the day: January 14

Photo of the day: January 14

By Isabelle van Nieuwkoop

January 14, 2019


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A dog looks up after playing in the snow on Sunday, Jan. 13. Almost a foot of snow fell from Friday night into Saturday. MCPS announced on Sunday at 6 p.m. that all public schools and administrations would be closed Monday, Jan. 14 due to emergency weather conditions. Many students were pleased wit...

Google Pixel 3 Review

Google Pixel 3 Review

By Sam White and Luka Byrne

January 12, 2019


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