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In My Words: Why Titans Should Learn About Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Opinions

Steve Hicks | September 30, 2020

Robert Kennedy commented that only a few of us will be able to “bend history.” Without a doubt, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, also known as the notorious RBG, did some heavy bending.

Ginsburg is one of those…

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Making a Difference One Desk at a Time
Features

Caelan Jones | September 28, 2020

Using a passion for woodworking, one Woodgrove junior is making a difference in the world for kids who cannot afford desks. Ever since Colby Samide took a tech ed. class his freshman year, he has been…

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LCPS Changes Grading Policy Due to Covid-19
Coronavirus

Morgan Fischer | May 20, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic closing LCPS schools, the LCPS administration and school board decided to change how the 4th quarter would be graded as well as how final grades would work for students across…

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Sanders Draws Huge Crowd in Run Up to Virginia Primary
News

Morgan Fischer | March 2, 2020

Just four days before Virginians vote in the Democratic Primaries as part of Super Tuesday on March 3, over 10,000 people packed into the St. James Sports, Wellness, and Entertainment Complex on Saturday…

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Buttigieg Covers Multitude of Issues at Large Rally in Arlington
News

Morgan Fischer | February 25, 2020

On Sunday, February 23rd, Pete Buttigieg: the mayor of South Bend, Indiana and candidate for 2020 Democratic Presidential nominee, traveled to Arlington, VA to speak to Virginians before Super Tuesday…

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Ramos Named One of Four PBS Student Reporting Labs Student Journalists of the Year
Features

Morgan Fischer | January 23, 2020

On December 31st, Karen Ramos, a senior and four year DHS Press staffer, was named one of the four PBS Student Reporting Labs Student Journalists of the Year for 2019. Ramos has been a part of PBS Student…

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No Labels Attached: LatinX Immigrants- “We Came Here for a Better Life”
Video

Nicole Calderon | January 17, 2020

This story was originally published on DHS Press on January 17, 2020.

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No Labels Attached: Breaking Gender Stereotypes in Sports
Showcase

Morgan Fischer | December 10, 2019

This story was originally published on DHS Press on December 10, 2019.

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Special Abilities Awareness Week: A Look Inside the Work Experience Program
Video

Morgan Fischer | December 6, 2019

This story was originally published on DHS Press on December 6, 2019.

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A Special Interview with PSU Commit Jimmy Christ
Audio

Varun Shankar | November 19, 2019

This story was originally published on DHS Press on November 19, 2019.

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One Year Later: Remembering Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Video

March 18, 2019

This story was originally published on DHS Press on March 8, 2019.

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The Discourse: Episode 2, Part 2
Audio

Sonal Prakash | March 5, 2019

This story was originally published on DHS Press on February 26, 2019.

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Dance Team Brings Home the National Championship
Sports

Varun Shankar | March 1, 2019

The dance team sat together on the stage with all the other groups next to them. They held hands, hunched over in anticipation as each of the fourteen places were named. As the numbers got lower, Dominion’s…

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AP Capstone Comes to Dominion Next Year
News

Neena Peterson | February 12, 2019

Unbeknownst to most students and some faculty, there will be a new AP option available for the school year of 2019-2020. AP Capstone is a two-year course, made up of AP Seminar and AP Research, taught…

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The Time for Northam to Resign was Yesterday
Opinions

DHS Press Staff | February 9, 2019

In today’s society, there is a sharp focus on identifying any racism, sexism, or homophobia. Comedians, actors, and other public figures have their words and actions scrutinized on a regular basis. Our…

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PBS NewsHour Features Student Story on What Drives Young Voters in Virginia
Midterm Elections

Morgan Fischer | November 8, 2018

Morgan Fischer, Alison Pataky, and Karen Ramos examined what young voters in Virginia care about and what will drive them to the polls on November 6th in interviews with both candidates and young supporters….

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Giving a Part of Yourself for Your Friend
Features

Morgan Fischer | October 1, 2018

Living a life of significance is a huge point of emphasis within the halls of Dominion High School and its surrounding community, and while students are encouraged to live that life, what better way to…

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