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Poshmark: Selling my Clothes Online

This summer, while some students my age worked tireless hours at children’s camps, and others made minimum wage sweeping litter at pet stores, I sat behind my iPhone 5s and sold clothes that I didn’t need anymore to people from the ranges of Texas to California to Virginia. The new and upcoming concept of reselling

Kid Power DC inspires youth leadership

The non-profit organization Kid Power DC is opening doors for underserved communities throughout the District. Kid Power provides support, both after-school and over the summer, to elementary and middle school students at Title 1 DC Public Schools. The programs aim to promote youth development, and are composed of homework help, health and wellness lessons, and

Rabbit sightings increase around Wilson

Longer days, the sweet smell of flowers and the gentle chirping of birds are all typical indicators of Spring in DC. In more recent years, wild rabbits have become yet another indicator of warmer weather. Usually accompanied by exclamations of ‘look, a bunny!’, followed by a pause and endearing sounds of awh, rabbit sightings  have

FC Barcelona announces partnership with DCIAA

On the same day that FC Barcelona defeated Manchester United in the International Champions Cup, the DC Interscholastic Athletic Association (DCIAA) announced its partnership with the FC Barcelona Foundation. DCIAA made the announcement on July 26 at Roosevelt High School in front of representatives from public middle and high school soccer teams across the city.