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Students contribute to hurricane relief efforts

Students contribute to hurricane relief efforts

By Jessica Buxbaum

September 27, 2017

Several students found creative ways to join the nationwide relief effort in response to Hurricane Harvey, a Category 3 storm which struck Houston Aug. 25, and Hurricane Irma, a Category 4 storm which struck Florida Sept. 10. The two storms left a total of over 150 people dead, according to the Miami Herald and The Washington Post.

Local congressman becomes first 2020 presidential candidate

Local congressman becomes first 2020 presidential candidate

By Eric Neugeboren

September 26, 2017

Congressman John Delaney (D-6) announced his candidacy July 28 for the 2020 presidential election, making him the first official candidate to do so.

Umttr hosts annual basketball tournament

Umttr hosts annual basketball tournament

By Naren Roy

June 16, 2017

Umttr, a locally-based nonprofit that works to prevent teen suicide, hosted its 4th annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament fundraiser at Whitman June 11. Aside from the competition, attendees placed bids at a silent auction fundraiser, listened to workshop presenters and met celebrities like professional basketball player Michael Sweetney.

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11 seniors qualify as semifinalists for National Merit Scholarship

11 seniors qualify as semifinalists for National Merit Scholarship

By Matthew Proestel

October 15, 2017

11 seniors qualified as semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship Sept. 13, in recognition of scores they received on the PSAT in junior year.

Weekly News Roundup: Sept. 25-29

Weekly News Roundup: Sept. 25-29

By Julie Rosenstein

October 3, 2017

Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that women will now be allowed to drive cars

Students contribute to hurricane relief efforts

Students contribute to hurricane relief efforts

By Jessica Buxbaum

September 27, 2017

Several students found creative ways to join the nationwide relief effort in response to Hurricane Harvey, a Category 3 storm which struck Houston Aug. 25, and Hurricane Irma, a Category 4 storm which struck Florida Sept. 10. The two storms left a total of over 150 people dead, according to the Miami Herald and The Washington Post.

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