The Black and White

Rebecca Hirsh


What are some of your interests?

Journalism, STEM and swimming.

Why did you join the Black and White?

I joined the Black & White because in this day and age, it is important to learn about true journalism. By being on the staff, I am able to see the numerous positive benefits of connecting with a community by publishing articles that matter.

What's your favorite vegetable?

Carrots are my favorite food, period.

Rebecca Hirsh, Online Managing Editor

May 26, 2019
“Junk” isn’t junk (Story)
Mar 17, 2019
Thousands of MoCo students march for gun control March 14 (Story/Media)
Feb 06, 2019
Damascus is a permanent winter wonderland (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
Speech and Debate hosts second annual political panel (Story)
Jun 12, 2018
Class of 2018 turns their tassels (Story)
May 09, 2018
Modernize sex education: stop preaching abstinence (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
DECA team competes in ICDC, junior places second of thousands (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Students perform at speech team showcase, SpeechEasy (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Stop tracking demonstrated interest, make need-blind admissions real (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Student activism through social media elicits corporate response (Story)
Mar 28, 2018
Counseling department honored at fundraising gala (Story)
Mar 11, 2018
Four students win Social Entrepreneurship Tournament, start business with seed money (Story)
Mar 11, 2018
Ourisman Honda and Capital Crescent Trail reach agreement in Bethesda (Story)
Mar 11, 2018
Curious Incident play captures audience, explores autism (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Mock trial Team 2 loses to Churchill in county semifinals (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
DECA places third in States, strong individual events (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Mock trial Team 2 pulls one point win over Poolesville in quarterfinals (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
Seniors change Facebook names for fun, privacy despite colleges not checking (Story)
Mar 02, 2018
MCPS schools receive threats, increase security in response (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Q&A: SMOB Matt Post talks mental health (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Mock trial Team 2 win playoffs in upset over Einstein (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
‘Enough is Enough’: students march on Capitol for gun control legislation (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Breaking free from the high school stereotypes (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
Mock trial Team 2 pulled up to playoffs next week (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Mock trial Team 2 beats Team 1 by one point, both teams end for the season (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Quizbowl team falls short in playoffs (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Mock Trial teams compete against Seneca Valley and Blair (Story)
Feb 03, 2018
Mock trial teams edge out Wootton and Northwood (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
HQ trivia app engages students, offers prize money (Story)
Dec 27, 2017
Rapper Logic dedicates song to Whitman in concert (Story/Media)
Dec 21, 2017
B-CC students create Museum of Contemporary American Teenagers (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Special education classes make, donate pillows to cancer survivors (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
MCPS representative checks ADA compliance, repairs to follow (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
Multiple English classes undergo curriculum changes (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Double eighth period homecoming pep rally prevents fire hazard (Story)
May 25, 2017
Ourisman Honda to create garden, overpass next to Capital Crescent Trail, public unimpressed (Story)
May 20, 2017
‘Serial’ producers discuss podcast journalism at Strathmore (Story)