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The Student News Site of Patriot High School

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The Student News Site of Patriot High School

The Charge

Now You Know: Weeks of 10.17.21 to 10.30.21

Now You Know: Weeks of 10.17.21 to 10.30.21

Wamia Chowdhury November 1, 2021

1) Virginia Gubernatorial Candidates Deadlocked in Race  As Virginia gets ready to choose a new governor this Tuesday, candidates Terry McAuliffe (D) and Glen Youngkin (R) are nearly tied at...

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People of Patriot: A Mission to Help Others

People of Patriot: A Mission to Help Others

Jasmine Agyepong spends her time on her non-profit ‘Mission STEM’ to help children in Ghana.
Maha Laiq October 25, 2021

Sitting on the floor, Jasmine Agyepong ('22) stacks book after book in a cardboard box. She is sending four hundred books to a Elementary School in Ghana, located near the village her father used to...

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Climate Change Is Not the Change We Wanted: How Students Can Fight This Crisis

Jack Sherwood October 22, 2021

It’s no surprise that climate change is affecting the globe. Hundreds of millions of trees are being cut down and burned down. Around three trillion tons of ice have melted away since 1992 in Antarctica,...

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People of Patriot: Meaning through Roots

People of Patriot: Meaning through Roots

Patriot student Mariam Usman ('22) finds it important to remain close to her roots.
Maha Laiq October 19, 2021

You may know Mariam Usman through her captivating photography—ranging from rustic buildings to mesmerizing landscapes. Or maybe through her prominent role as the secretary of South Asian Student...

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Left to Right: Facebook Whistleblower, Deadly Protesting in Beirut, Nike and Alberto Salazar sued for $20 million, and  Mixing and Matching Vaccines.

Now You Know: Weeks of 10.03.21 to 10.16.21

Wamia Chowdhury October 17, 2021

1)    Facebook Whistleblower   2.89 billion people use Facebook to connect, so what happens when it shuts down? The impact is severe, and Facebook is now facing a historical crisis. On...

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Graphic by Maha Laiq

Does TikTok Promote Confidence, or Harm the Self-Image of its Users?

Aniqa Ahmed October 5, 2021

Analyzing the psychological effects that TikTok trends have on users’ self-image and confidence and whether it’s truly the ideal platform to promote confidence and body positivity TikTok trends...

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People of Patriot: Leading through uncertainty

People of Patriot: Leading through uncertainty

Hosna Mohibi (‘22) builds perseverance through robotics.
Maha Laiq September 9, 2021

Gazing intently at her computer, Hosna Mohibi (22’) designs a model of her ROV, a maneuverable underwater machine. She makes constant adjustments to her designs, saving each version on Autodesk Inventor....

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People of Patriot: Finding direction through filmmaking

People of Patriot: Finding direction through filmmaking

As a filmmaker, Sushi Debnath ('22) describes herself as a ‘jack of all trades’
Maha Laiq August 28, 2021

Sushi Debnath has always been drawn to the art of filmmaking. As a child she possessed a wild imagination, pretending her stuffed animals were characters of a murder-mystery film. Throughout high school,...

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