• Baltimore’s Stagering Homicide Rate

    Baltimore’s Stagering Homicide Rate

    Chris Zdenek

    May 26, 2016

    With Baltimore suffering from its 300th homicide in November, and over 350 communities across the U.S. reeling from mass shootings in 2015, Maryland’s Attorney General Brian Frosh is making a renewed push to support gun control in Maryland and across the country. When serving in the Maryland State Sena... READ MORE »»

  • Crossing Borders Day

    Crossing Borders Day

    Brandi Randolph

    May 26, 2016

    Reflections before Crossing Borders Day: Crossing Borders Day was a special PLUSS Day organized by the foreign language department in December. This day offered a historical perspective on migration, immigration, and the challenges that come with crossing borders today. The goal of the day was to deve... READ MORE »»

  • Senior Work Projects

    Senior Work Projects

    Nina Dietz, Online Editor

    February 11, 2016

    Second semester is upon us.  The Freshmen look a little less scared, the Sophomores have realized no one cares how much they don’t like biology, the Juniors have started freaking out about college, and the Seniors officially have one foot out the door.  Now that we have (somewhat) stopped spazzin... READ MORE »»

Interview with Mayoral Candidate Nick Mosby

Ben Burgunder, Writer

HOW CAN BALTIMORE, WITH YOUR LEADERSHIP, RECOVER AND GROW FROM THE TRAGIC DEATH OF FREDDIE GRAY? The unrest highlighted challenges that have plagued our city for years.  Decad...  Read More »

May 26, 2016

Yik Yak

Jane Sartwell

We live in the age of social media; it has become ingrained in all our daily routines. We share pictures and videos and thoughts all the time. Platforms like Twitter, Snapcha...  Read More »

May 26, 2016

Utah Judge LGBT Decision

May 26, 2016

On June 26, 2015, the landmark case of Obergefell v. Hodges made marriage possible for same-sex couples all across the United States. Equality in this respect simply means that marri...  Read More »

Paris Attacks

May 26, 2016

On November 13th, what began as a normal Parisian Friday evening, quickly turned to turmoil. In a series of attacks organized by the Islamic State, the City of Light erupted in chaos....  Read More »

ISIS: What Should America Do?

May 26, 2016

I would like to preface this article by saying that this piece is not intended to convey my own opinion, but rather compile and discuss several widely held beliefs. After attacks thr...  Read More »

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Why Valentine’s Day is Awful

Mallory Higgins

Before I begin, I would like to say that this article only discusses heterosexual couples, but that does not mean that this is the only type of relationship that exists, ...  Read More »

February 15, 2016

Youth and News Media

February 15, 2016

Gone are the days of relying primarily on the radio, newspaper, or TV for news, especially for youth. But that’s no caus...  Read More »

New Semester Study Tips

February 11, 2016

As the new semester picks up, it’s both a blessing and a curse -- it is the second half of the year, so it’s only downhill from here, ...  Read More »

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