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The Death of Print Journalism

Sarah Allen

November 11, 2009

Filed under Commentary, Culture, Uncategorized

The newspaper industry is undeniably transforming, bolstering Web models while barely hanging on to hard copy. But, whatever the form, news will always have readers. Newsrooms have experienced traumatizing cuts. The New York Times,...

Confronting Division: Racial Realities in D.C. Classrooms

Alex Burchfield

November 6, 2009

Filed under Campus Life, Culture, The District, Uncategorized

Birney Elementary School looms over the Anacostia Metro stop, casting a  shadow on the Barry Farm neighborhood. The metal cages and bars on the windows give the school the appearance of a prison. Inside, the sweltering heat ...