DECA Districts

Dot Lower

March 16, 2018

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On January 11, DECA students went to Regency Mall to compete in the first of three competitions. DECA is a club for students enrolled in a marketing class. There are three types of marketing classes that students can take: sports...

Controversy at the Olympics has not been Overlooked

Matt Shriner

March 16, 2018

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The Winter Olympics is a very special event that only comes around every four years during February. Many look forward to cheering on their respective and countries hoping for the gold in every event. This year, it’s held in...

The ending of DRMD creates bittersweet feelings

Celina Ng

March 16, 2018

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Since 2007, the Deep Run Marathon Dance, DRMD, has been a major part of this school’s culture. Over the span of its first 11 years, DRMD has raised more than 1.9 million dollars for over 100 local charities. In addition, it...

DRMD Themes

Azzah Abdoalrhman

March 16, 2018

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The Deep Run Marathon Dance is making its last run this year, and the committee is going all out with the different costume themes. The dance will take place on March 16 and March 17, and will definitely be a night to remember. ...

A tribute towards the great influences of the minority

Anselm Yededji

March 16, 2018

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February is remembered for many different occasions: The Super bowl, Valentine’s Day, and the Winter Olympics. However, this month is also dedicated to praising and emphasizing the Black Americans and all that they have done...

Math Teachers: For or Against Calculators?

Jacob Hanner

March 16, 2018

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Calculators have become a very important tool to many students. They can be used in math and science classes to help solve problems or equations. Although they can be a helpful learning and test-taking device, could they be...

DRMD’s New Shirts

Catherine Shen

March 16, 2018

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Each year, the Marathon Dance Committee chooses a new design for their T-shirts. This can be a long process because of the many steps that are needed to make the perfect design. To begin, committee members make a design and submit...

Sierra Kenny’s Opportunity

March 16, 2018

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Junior Sierra Kenny has received an impressive opportunity to work in Future Studio, a nationally recognized sculpture studio at VCU. It is a ten-week program on Saturdays in which 15 teenagers will work on developing their art...

DRMD Fundraises for the Cause

Jessica Wen

March 16, 2018

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Every year, the Marathon Dance committee organizes a collection of fundraisers to raise money for the many different beneficiaries of the event. These fundraisers include many different activities that appeal to a large population...

Wildcats on Broadway

Dot Lower

December 16, 2017

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Every year, the chorus program goes on a winter trip. This year, they are going to New York City for four days. In the past, they have traveled to Nashville and Disney World. The only requirements to go on the trip are that students...

Midterm Predictions

Azzah Abdoalrhman

December 16, 2017

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January is closing in, and students aren’t even breaking a sweat over midterms. For the past three years Henrico County Public Schools have not administered midterms because of the increasing amount of snowfall, which led to...

Figure Skating through the Ages

Samhita Pendyal

December 16, 2017

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Ice skating is an ancient sport, with its origins stretching back to prehistoric times. Primitive ice skates first appeared in the archeological record around 3000 BC, although it is unclear the exact process by which humans learned...

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