Junior earns dubstep internship
By Annie Rice, May 8, 2012
Transcript secretary Susan Katz resigns
By Annie Rice, April 30, 2012
Any student who ever applied to college, dropped off a completed SSL form or registered for AP exams remembers transcript secretary Susan Katz. Katz received a job offer from Rosemary Hills Elementary School in Silver Spring to become their new administrative secretary.
Nonprofit performs, teaches magic tricks to underprivileged kids across globe
By Annie Rice, March 20, 2012
For most nonprofits, raising money is a strenuous process that requires great salesmanship. But for one unique charity, all it takes is a little magic. Magicians Without Borders is a small nonprofit based in Lincoln, Vt., that performs magic shows for children in refugee camps, hospitals and orphanages around the world.
‘Project X’ parties harder than we do
By Annie Rice, March 6, 2012
Predictions for this year’s Oscars winners
By Annie Rice, February 22, 2012
Photo students develop skills with vintage Holga cameras
By Annie Rice, January 12, 2012
Facebook statuses about college acceptances are unnecessary, inconsiderate
By Annie Rice, December 21, 2011
It’s that time of year again. Every night when I sign onto Facebook, I’m battered by posts screaming, “MICHIGAN CLASS OF 2016!” and “CHICAGO, HERE I COME!!!” As exciting as college decisions are for my friends and as much as I’m proud of them, the attention-grabbing statuses sometimes make me uncomfortable.
‘Hugo,’ an inspiring holiday film for all ages, draws awards season buzz
By Annie Rice, December 14, 2011
Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese is known for his intense film portrayals of the mafia, most notably in “Goodfellas” and “Gangs of New York.” But soon, he might be known for his children’s movies. His first ever children’s film, “Hugo 3D,” based on Brian Selznick’s book “The Invention of Hugo Cabret,” premiered this holiday season.
‘Catalogue of Tears’ exhibit featured at American University
By Annie Rice, November 28, 2011
D.C. artists paint murals, decorate city spaces
By Annie Rice, November 18, 2011
On a cold day in November, two artists in the Open Walls program took their paint and brushes to a skate park adjacent to Garfield Park in Southeast D.C. The once dark concrete walls were covered in paintings of ducks wearing skateboarding attire, rainbow graffiti and abstract human representations in black and white.