Wilson senior Sam Pain will perform in the Wilson atrium alongside at least 10 other DC artists at the “Stop the Violence” edition of the “Living the Life” concert. Pain began rapping at age 10 and released his first single at 14. After reading the article about Pain in The Beacon magazine last November, Pain’s
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.
A select group of Wilson Mass Media students traveled to Anaheim, California last week for the Student Television Network (STN) Convention. The annual convention draws middle and high school students from across the country and the world. The location of the convention changes every year. Wilson mass media teacher, Kadesha Bonds, has taken students to
Secretary of Education pick Betsy DeVos is not an advocate for public education. President Donald Trump selected DeVos for his cabinet in late November. DeVos’ original hearing was set for January 11, but was postponed to the 17 because DeVos had not completed her ethics review on the original date. The Secretary of Education heads
American League: Texas Rangers: Led by a lights-out bullpen and outstanding starting pitching, the Rangers had the best record in in the American League this season. Their dominance will continue in October leading them to their first-ever World Series. Last season’s acquisition Cole Hamels and mid-season acquisition Jonathan Lucroy are essential to the Rangers’ success.
Beyoncé returned to the DMV for her Formation World Tour on June 10. The tour consists of nearly 50 stops, including one at Baltimore’s M&T Bank Stadium. Since DC is not a stop on the tour, DC residents had to take a trip north to Charm City to see Queen B, a hike that was
As the 2015 edition of Wilson’s fall athletic season recently came to a close, the Fall Athletic Awards Ceremony on December 7 marked a time to reflect on the season for one last time before Wilson shifts to it’s winter sports. Coaches took the time to honor some of the outstanding athletes on all of
Apple Orange Cranberry Sauce From Eleanor Haworth, junior Ingredients: 1/2 an orange plus zest 2 cups water 1 tart apple (e.g. Granny Smith) 3 cups fresh cranberries 1 1/4 cups sugar 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon ¼ teaspoon cloves Directions: Squeeze orange juice and mix with water over a medium heat. Add sugar. Blend cranberries and