Lucy Chen

International Night

By Lucy Chen, March 13, 2012

Video of the day

By Lucy Chen, March 6, 2012

Dozens of students shared the “KONY 2012″ video on Facebook today, after the organization Invisible Children premiered the video online to raise awareness about Joseph Kony, who leads the Lord’s Resistance Army in central Africa and abducts children for child soldiers and sex slaves.

Photo of the day

By Lucy Chen, March 2, 2012

Senior Evan Reeves collects donations for his beard/mustache today in the last day of the Battle of the Beards fundraiser for Leukemia and Lymphoma month. Another student competitor, senior Andrew Feder, won with over $1,200.

South Africa: A desire to help in the future

By Lucy Chen, March 1, 2012

As I write my last blog post on my 19-hour flight home from South Africa, I’m filled with overwhelmingly bittersweet emotions.

Cappies review praises ‘Frankenstein’

By Lucy Chen, February 23, 2012

A blue light hits a metallic table, and the body lying on it begins to convulse. Thus began Walt Whitman High School’s terrifying production of Frankenstein; a show about how playing God will result in horrifying consequences.

Suprasensorial: Experiments in Light, Color and Space

By Lucy Chen, February 17, 2012

Curators Alma Ruiz and Valerie Fletcher lead this art exhibit at the Hirshorn Museum Feb. 23 in a special program from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

Portraits: Photo Club contest winner

By Lucy Chen, February 12, 2012

Sophomore Rachel Bird won the second Photo Club contest last week with this photo. The theme was portraits.