The A-Blast

J’étudie à l’étranger

April 14, 2011

Students choose to go on a new experience and travel far for college and "study abroad." Seniors Margot Henric and Josh Jean-Jacques share their plans for the future. Margot Henric will travel to France. Q: Do you attend AHS during...

The Lost Boy Returns

April 14, 2011

Simply getting to the U.S. can be difficult

Xinqian Li

March 29, 2011

My journey to the U.S. was full of new experiences for me. It seemed like a long, difficult two-day journey for me and my family. Many new things happened, some funny and some frustrating. For example, when we went on the flight,...

Students sympathize with Japan

Kate Granchamp

March 29, 2011

The last time senior Emily Farsani heard from her uncle was when he was in southern Japan this past summer. She was looking forward to hearing from him again. Due to the Sendai earthquake and tsunami, Farsani now does not know...

Various AHS students attend rally in D.C. for Egypt

March 8, 2011

Protesters gather in D.C. to show support for demonstrations in Egypt.

Zaidi lived a sweet life in Pakistan

Mujtaba Zaidi

March 8, 2011

My country Pakistan is totally different from the U.S. in many ways, like in schooling, clothing, food, language and traditions. Undoubtedly, the U.S. is a developed and beautiful country with the charming lights and tall buildings....

Murtaza’s journey to America

Murtaza Mahmoodi

March 8, 2011

Editors note: Junior Murtaza Mahmoodi may look like your typical student. He has math and English class like everyone else, but there is something his classmates would not probably know about him from first glance. Mahmoodi embarked...

School differences between the U.S. and Kurdistan makes Sindi value living in U.S.

February 15, 2011

I’m from a country called Kurdistan.  It’s a region in northern Iraq. Kurdish people are different from the people in Iraq. There are many differences between Kurdistan and the U.S. Every country in world has a lot of things...

Change galvinizes in Egypt

Carola Rojas

February 15, 2011

Although Egypt may be miles away, the events that occur there affect many people who live here in the U.S. Many students and teachers had a strong, passionate voice that expressed their own anger towards the situation. Junior...

Just World Festival 2011 Promo from A-Blast TV on Vimeo.

Promo video for the upcoming Just World Festival 2011. The event will be held in the cafeteria and other areas of AHS and is open to the public.

Just World Promo

February 8, 2011

Adjusting to change from South Korea

Jiyeon Bang

January 20, 2011

Do you know how South Korea and the U.S. are different?  Every country is different and their school is different, too. Some things are the same and some things are different.  Some differences here include customer service,...

U.S. and Honduras are more different than they appear

January 20, 2011

Do you know about the differences between the U.S. and Honduras? Nothing is the same between the U.S. and Honduras. Here in the U.S. we have many different customs like holidays, religion, and school. In Honduras they celebrate...

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