The Present is History

by Julia Owerko Empty shelves, queues to the supermarket and restrictions limiting our day to day activities. Sound familiar? That’s because we have lived in this kind of reality for a few months now. No school, no gatherings, no life beyond a computer screen and other forms of supplements to the life we once called ordinary.  But imagine this for a second: imagine that this, … Continue reading The Present is History

Graduation to be Drive-in Style This Year

by Natalia Sosna High school graduation. On the surface level, it’s just an event to mark the end of the school year. But for some, high-school graduation is a deeply rooted tradition in which we take the time to look back on the year, celebrate our achievements, and look forward to the next chapter of our lives. It’s safe to say that the question of … Continue reading Graduation to be Drive-in Style This Year

Opinion: The New Schedule, Two Weeks In

by Zuzanna Kaczmarek After 7 weeks of online school, on May 4th the ASW Board of Trustees decided to remain in online school for the remainder of the school year. Along with this decision, the administration chose to change the Upper School schedule by spreading one full school day over two consecutive mornings. Every Wednesday and Thursday in the month of May will be a … Continue reading Opinion: The New Schedule, Two Weeks In

Ms. Ranado leaving ASW for Northern Virginia

By Lia Lipinski and Maya Sirotin After being at ASW for 4 years, Ms. Ranado will be moving to North Virginia next school year.           Ms. Ranado, who teaches HS English and DP Lang. & Lit. came to ASW because of her husband’s work as a US diplomat. “I’m just lucky enough to have a portable career,” Mrs. Ranado told Warrior News.  When she arrived … Continue reading Ms. Ranado leaving ASW for Northern Virginia

The Quarantine Sets New Priorities — For Vending Machines

By Zofia Ciolek Once upon a time vending machines were seen by some as a quick and easy way to grab a drink or a snack, by others as automated food dispensers filled with junk, and by still others as demon machines which sucked in your money, giving nothing in return. But, in the age of COVID-19, vending machine priorities have shifted drastically. While earlier … Continue reading The Quarantine Sets New Priorities — For Vending Machines