Alyssa Berrios




Name: Alyssa Berrios
Position: Public Relations & Social Media Management
Graduation Year: 2018
Hi, my name is Alyssa and I'm a staff writer & social media manager. I like going to concerts, dogs and eating ice-cream!


Stories (9)


Guest speakers encourage students at Girl Up meeting

By Alyssa Berrios | March 28, 2017, 1:25 p.m. | In Local »

Kaia Lenhart, a founder of GMMB (Greer, Margolis, Mitchell, Burns and Associates) and Girl Up, and Mikaela Ferrill, an account executive, spoke at last week's Girl Up meeting after school on March 9.

Out of this world planet names

By Alyssa Berrios | March 16, 2017, 1:04 p.m. | In Features »

Blair girls' basketball destroys Northwood 43-28

By Alyssa Berrios | Feb. 13, 2017, 2:13 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blair Blazers' girls' basketball team (12-5) stole the win against the Northwood Gladiators (4-13) on Tuesday night after a tight first half. However, Blair pulled through during the second half and triumphed over Northwood, coming away with the 43-28 win.

A collateral mess: Collateral Beauty disappoints

By Alyssa Berrios | Dec. 26, 2016, 9:53 a.m. | In Movies »

Will Smith fans may have been eager to hear that he would be acting in a new movie, Collateral Beauty. However, half an hour into the film and Collateral Beauty seemed like a never-ending story heading nowhere.Collateral Beauty is a modern-day "Christmas Carol" without the feeling of wanting to watch it over again.

Don Francisco te invita a una serie nueva

By Alyssa Berrios | Dec. 12, 2016, 4:37 p.m. | In Spanish »

El ex-anfitrión de "Sábado Gigante," Don Francisco, regresa a la televisión con un programa nuevo de entrevistas en Telemundo llamado "Don Francisco te invita."

Students no longer permitted to sit by tennis courts at lunch

By Alyssa Berrios | Oct. 31, 2016, 1:36 p.m. | In Local »

Blair administration implemented a new rule on October 11 prohibiting Blazers from sitting near the tennis and basketball courts near Colesville Rd. during lunch due to safety regulations.

Blair buses overcrowded with students

By Alyssa Berrios | Sept. 28, 2016, 1:37 p.m. | In Local »

Montgomery Blair High School welcomed over 800 incoming freshmen this school year, leading to overpopulated school buses. Due to the overwhelming quantity of students on the buses this year, Blair administration is considering adding a second bus for multiple stops.

Blazer girls' soccer takes win over Springbrook

By Alyssa Berrios | Sept. 12, 2016, 2:22 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blair girls' varsity soccer team (2-0) took the win on Thursday afternoon at home against Springbrook (1-1). Though not a big lead, the Blazers topped the Blue Devils 2-0.

A shark. A girl. Oh no!

By Alyssa Berrios | July 11, 2016, 9:54 a.m. | In Movies »

With heart-stopping suspense and an intriguing climax, "The Shallows" brings many beachgoers' fear of sharks alive. The survival film includes many action-packed moments and is a modern-day 'Jaws,' woman versus nature (in the form of a gargantuan great white shark) thriller that keeps audiences on the edge of their seats with its riveting plot and detailed graphics.



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By Alyssa Berrios | Dec. 14, 2016, 1:23 p.m.