The Global Impact of the Ongoing War in Ukraine

Over the past year, it has been very easy to think of the war in Ukraine as a far off conflict that only impacts eastern Europe. Unfortunately, that’s just not true. The war in Ukraine has impacted many lives. Some impacts are big, some are small, but none of them are good. At the beginning of this conflict, there was a sharp increase in gas … Continue reading The Global Impact of the Ongoing War in Ukraine

High School 13 Details

Next August, High School 13 will be up and running. This past November, the Howard County Board of Education solidified the redistricting plan and announced specifics about High School 13 for the 2023-2024 school year. Situated in Jessup, High School 13 will receive students from Hammond, Howard, and Long Reach High Schools. Students will be moved from Mount Hebron to Howard High School, Howard to … Continue reading High School 13 Details

The Brittney Griner Case

On August 4, a Russian court found WNBA star Brittney Griner guilty of drug possession and sentenced her to nine years in a penal colony, a settlement used for exile. Griner was caught in a Russian airport with vape cartridges containing cannabis oil in her luggage. Griner apologized for the incident, calling it an “honest mistake” since cannabis oil is legal in many U.S. States.  … Continue reading The Brittney Griner Case

What’s going on with UK Prime Ministers?

3 PMs in just 4 months Over the past four months, the United Kingdom (UK) has seen several Prime Ministers come and go, starting with Boris Johnson leaving under pressure from sexual assault allegations made against his cabinet. The allegations detail how a senior member of Johnson’s government, Chris Pincher, had inappropriately groped two men. After this, Pincher resigned on the 1st of July and … Continue reading What’s going on with UK Prime Ministers?