Stuck at home this summer, you want to go out, but you’re bored of both Downtown Bethesda and Montgomery Mall and you’ve already watched everything on Netflix—twice. Instead of watching that show for the third time around, summer is the perfect time to check out the variety of activities D.C. offers right in our backyard.
Next to a vibrant, neon ferris wheel, families enjoy lawn activities while movies, TV shows and sports games play on a huge, outdoor projection screen. The answer to summer boredom is literally right here.
Stanley Almodovar—age 23. Edward Sotomayor—age 34. Juan Ramon Guerrero—age 22. As students continued to read 46 more names, the Whitman courtyard remained absolutely silent.
Donna Gardiner, who has been a secretary in the main office for 10 years, is retiring at the end of this school year.
As a Viking, she rotates along the back-line of the girls varsity soccer team, wearing the number eight on her lightweight blue and white uniform. But on the Iranian Under-16 Girls National soccer team, sophomore Melika Mohammadi dribbles down the field in a heavy uniform covering her entire body, striving to overcome the barriers that […]
Racing through Whole Foods after an exhausting soccer practice, you scavenge the store, searching for something to quench your thirst. Instead of choosing your typical Gatorade drink, you grab a bright pink bottle of KRĀ.
Pro The dreaded time of year when your English teacher hands out a thick book full of confusing plot lines and incoherent text is upon us. English teachers, who have not been too terrible thus far, suddenly turn demonic when they make you read a play, memorize lines and then perform it. As someone who […]
A single light shines as a bead of sweat trickles down her back. The stage is hers for the next three hours. She’s been preparing for this performance for the last 11 years and this is the moment it becomes reality. The music starts and…
Aladdin, Disney’s first non-white character was introduced in 1992, almost 50 years after America first met a Disney princess. Disney continued to incorporate multiethnic princesses, as Pocahontas came in 1995, followed by Mulan in 2004 and Tiana in 2009.
This sunday, eight Whitman athletes received either first team, second team or honorable mention status on the Washington Post’s spring All-Met list, which awards athletes for excellence throughout the season.
The Whitman Sources of Strength Club will be offering several stress-reducing activities during the hour long break between exam periods June 14-16, hoping to improve students’ mental health and promote positivity throughout finals week.
“I love your hair!”
On June 11, pitcher Sean Cook achieved something that only one Whitman player had ever done before: get drafted by a Major League Baseball team.
The stage is set for the 2016 general election. Republicans have their nominee: Donald Trump. On the other side of the aisle, Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic Party’s nomination under the current rules.
Congratulations on a great season Vikes! In case you missed it, here are some highlights.