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The biggest issue with commonly accepted depression statistics is that our current definition of depression itself tends to write off symptoms more prevalent in males, leaving unaccounted the societal trends that make men less likely to seek help or admit to having a mental disorder.
Courtesy of Maryland Department of Transportation

Purple line contract approved

The Maryland Board of Public Works approved the Purple line contract on April 6th, thereby green-lighting construction.
Wessel was one of the two recipients of a Magnet award that recognizes her enthusiasm and success in her research. Courtesy of Amanda Wessel

Senior wins at regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

Senior Amanda Wessel won second place of the oral presentations on her research on malaria vaccines at the regional Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS) and has advanced to the national level, which took place April 27th to 30th in Dayton, Ohio.
A planbook design from a previous year. Courtesy of Jacqueline Armstead-Thomas

Blair holds design contest for Blazers

Biology teacher Leslie Blaha and Digital Arts teacher Jacqueline Armstead-Thomas organized an ongoing planbook design contest for Blazers.
There was a significant increase in the amount of rapes, homicides and aggravated assaults throughout 2015. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Montgomery County Police Department releases annual crime report

Earlier this month, the Montgomery County Police Department released its annual crime report which showed a slight increase in crime and significant increases in the amount of rapes, homicides and aggravated assaults throughout 2015.

Opinions »

When patience isn't enough

Long lines are more than a pet peeve to American voters; a functioning democracy is at stake. Not only are long lines the issue, but so are the demographics of people who typically fall victim to them: low-income, black and Latino voters.

Picking a bone with David Trone

A SCO guide to locker use at Blair

News »

Primary Predictions: Maryland, April 26

This race has been nearly unpredictable from the start, but SCO’s team of experts, featuring seniors Max Foley-Keene and Neida Mbuia-Joao and juniors Eleanor Cook and Charlie Lott are here to break down the races and predict the unpredictable.

Blazers start clothing business

Maryland legislature passes SMOB voting rights bill

Entertainment »

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of the Justice League

Cluttered with extraneous characters and dragging on for far longer than it needs to, Batman v. Superman is disjointed at best.

Dr. Dog joined by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for an exciting show

Simple set yet profound messages in "Good Kids"

Sports »

Blazers suffer ninth inning loss

Blair varsity baseball (6-5) lost to the Walter Johnson Wildcats (10-2) in a close game by a score of 4-2. After allowing two runs in the top of the ninth inning, the Blazers were unable to bounce back.

Blair softball shuts down Walter Johnson Wildcats

Colonels triumph over Blazers

     

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What is your favorite place to eat lunch at Blair?
  • SAC
  • Courtyard
  • Senior Courtyard
  • Blair Boulevard
  • By the lockers
  • In a teacher's room
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