After a prolific 2015 dominated by the well-received mixtape If You're Reading This It's Too Late and the Future collaboration What A Time To Be Alive, Toronto-born rapper Aubrey Drake Graham releases his long-anticipated full-fledged album, Views.
Previously named Views From the 6, Views builds upon on a similar formula Drake used ... READ MORE »»
On March 28th I visited the Renwick Art Gallery in DC. I had heard from many people and saw on social media that the museum was extremely interesting and cool.
The Renwick Gallery was recently closed and renovated. There now are nine exhibits, a few of which are a little odd, but still wonderfully crafted. When walking... READ MORE »»
At the end of every school year, students all over Virginia from grades 3 to 12, begin reviewing for standardized tests.
These tests are necessary because they are a reflection of Virginia public schools as a whole and how well teachers prepare students throughout the course of the school year. Although the SOL (Standar... READ MORE »»
To graduate with a Standard Diploma, a student must earn at least six verified credits by passing end-of-course SOL tests or other assessments approved by the Board of Education.
As the class of 2016 decides on where they will continue their academic careers, one senior in particular has chosen to also elongate his athletic career. Senior Aaron Boyd has officially committed to swim for the Division 1 team of the Virginia Polytechnic and State University Hokies of Blacksburg, Virginia.
Despite knowing... READ MORE »»
Boyd looks at his first place time after his race at regionals.
Prom was vastly different in 1983 than it was now in 2016. As the years have passed, prom has become more of a luxurious event. 20 years ago, prom was usually held in a gym, where as now it is held in much nicer places such as hotels and even cruises.
"I only paid $20 for prom tickes for both me and my prom date," business ... READ MORE »»
Dwyer attending prom in 1983 at West Springfield High School.