The Black and White

Zara Ali


Why did you join the Black and White?

I enjoy reporting on different topics I'm interested in, and The Black and White provides me with a way to connect students directly to what is happening around them.

What's your favorite scent?

Fresh laundry

Zara Ali, Education Editor

Dec 04, 2019
Kansas isn’t just buffalo and rolling hills (Story)
May 15, 2019
A week with division champions softball (Story)
May 06, 2019
Pyle addition set to include several classrooms, auxiliary gym (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Our very own Parks and Rec: Meet the Montgomery County Parks Department (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
MCPS opens design survey, students envision schools of the future (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
MD Senate overturns Hogan’s executive order for late school start (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Whitman addition design budget approved (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
How we will learn in schools of the future (Story)
Feb 24, 2019
Quizbowl teams place 2nd and 8th in county (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Model UN competes at Johns Hopkins conference (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
Quiz Bowl teams advance through first round of playoffs (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
County school board approves new curriculum, addresses concerns after Johns Hopkins study (Story)
Jan 26, 2019
Addition to be completed by Aug. 2021 (Story)
Jan 21, 2019
Furlough frenzy: Government shutdown impacts Whitman community (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Whitman earns only average marks on MSDE school report card (Story)
Jan 13, 2019
Both Quiz Bowl teams go 2-2 in last Beltway League meet of the season (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Restaurants need to accommodate dietary restrictions adequately (Story)
Dec 01, 2018
Amazon chooses Crystal City, Virginia for one of two new headquarters (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Architects lay out three possible designs for Whitman addition at first public meeting (Story)
Nov 18, 2018
Students create religious unions for first time, follow other MCPS schools (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
Architects for Whitman addition to hold community meeting (Story)
Sep 23, 2018
Whitman community welcomes 14 new teachers (Story)
May 22, 2018
Pop-up bike lane tested in downtown Bethesda (Story)