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Photo of the day: May 2

Photo of the day: May 2

By Noah Grill

May 2, 2019

Students enjoy the diverse spread of ethnic foods at today's ceremony honoring students who earned the Maryland Seal of Biliteracy. Around 60 students attended the ceremony, which was organized by Whitman's foreign language department. To earn the Seal of Biliteracy, students had to have shown proficiency...

Photo of the day: April 23

Photo of the day: April 23

By Camerynn Hawke

April 23, 2019

Senior Rohit Gude poses in front of a fire truck after accidentally setting off the fire alarm during volleyball practice after school. Students and staff still in the building were forced to evacuate until firefighters came to turn off the alarm. Gude had no comment on the incident.

Quiz: Geography Edition—Are you smarter than Cam?

Quiz: Geography Edition—Are you smarter than Cam?

By Eva Liles

April 14, 2019

Test your knowledge against Cam in a subject he knows a little about! ...

Students discuss the Rep. Ilhan Omar controversy: extended version

Students discuss the Rep. Ilhan Omar controversy: extended version

April 12, 2019

Read one of our writers' opinions on the controversy here.

Quiz: How normal are your movie opinions?

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By Eva Liles

April 9, 2019

Compare your movie opinions with those of others! ...

Students discuss the Rep. Ilhan Omar controversy

Students discuss the Rep. Ilhan Omar controversy

By David Villani

April 4, 2019

My opinion: why criticisms of Israel aren't anti-Semitic Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has had an eventful first term in Congress. Since her election, the freshman congresswoman has been under near-constant attack for anti-Semitism. After her comments last month questioning the political influence that forces people to side with a foreign country—meaning Israel—critics have accused h...

Mega crossword: World Landmarks ANSWERS

Mega crossword: World Landmarks ANSWERS

By Cam Jones and Eva Liles

March 13, 2019

This crossword appeared in the March edition of the Black & White magazine distributed Mar. 12. Corrections: The print version was missing a clue for 29 Across. The answer to 29 Across is "UDT." The crossword has a mistake in the box number 46, as the answer for 45 Across is "Rory" and ...

Photo of the day: March 1

Photo of the day: March 1

February 28, 2019

Students in Whitman drama rock PJs and Tempest sweatshirts to advertise the show's opening. The show is the drama program's first full production of a Shakespeare play, a specialty of new director Randy Snight. The show opened Thursday, and there will be two more performances at 7 p.m. Saturday and...