Catherine Horowitz




Name: Catherine Horowitz
Position: Photo Staff
Graduation Year: 2018
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Images (116)


Photo: Protest Us

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 21, 2018, midnight

Senior Mae Gilligan rides with Metro to the meeting point at Union Station, holding a sign that reads "Protect Us."

Photo: The NRA

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 21, 2018, midnight

A student hold a sign that reads "Abolish the NRA" as the march stops to form at Union Station.

Photo: Standing Strong

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 18, 2018, midnight

Senior POMS captain Emma Cross strikes a pose as the POMS team performs the modern part of their performance.

Photo: Waiting

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 18, 2018, midnight

Senior POMS captain Gilda Geist waits to jump up as her teammates spin behind her.

Photo: To the Left, to the Right

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 18, 2018, midnight

Senior POMS captain Gilda Geist smiles as she moves her pompoms in beat to the music.

Photo: All Smiles

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 18, 2018, midnight

Senior Lewam Siltan smiles at the judges before performing a turn.

Photo: Ethan Ellis

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 10, 2018, midnight

Junior Ethan Ellis goes to the line for free throws

Photo: Anthony Smith-Davis

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 10, 2018, midnight

Senior Anthony Smith-Davis takes the ball up court

Photo: Holiday Lights

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 2, 2018, midnight

Before and during winter break, Blair students visited holiday light displays at places such as the Mormon temple, Brookside Gardens, and the national zoo.

Photo: Leap of Faith

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 11, 2017, midnight

Senior Kevin Amaya jumps in the air as he pushes past the defense of the other team.

Photo: Chasing

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 11, 2017, midnight

Junior Silas (16) dribbles stride for stride with a player of the other team.

Photo: Ethan Ellis

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 10, 2017, midnight

Photo: Trick or Treat

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 23, 2017, midnight

A house near Blair doesn't give kids an option as to whether they get a trick or a treat, their decorations showing it.

Photo: A Small Eagle

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 23, 2017, midnight

A child dressed as an eagle for Halloween watches a toy train that zips around a neighbor's home.

Photo: Corpse Bride

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 23, 2017, midnight

A decoration of a dead bride lays on the lawn of a home near Blair.

Photo: Reaching

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 17, 2017, midnight

Senior captain Priscah Rodenhuis reaches out to return a stroke.

Photo: Cheer On

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Cheerleaders help lead the student section with invigorating chants.

Photo: Anecdotal Art

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Friends and family of seniors brought posters, flowers, and other gifts to show their support.

Photo: In This Together

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Blazer football players tackle an opponent near the end zone.

Photo: Seafaring Seniors

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

The marching band played their final performance with a tribute to Pirates of the Caribbean.

Photo: Victorious

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

The football team won the Battle of the Boulevard with a 46-0 victory.

Photo: Radiance

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Senior captain Gilda Geist smiles at the crowd as she dances with the poms.

Photo: Pink Out

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

The Inferno ended their season with a pink powder toss for breast cancer awareness.

Photo: Red, White, and Pink

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Battle of the Boulevard and Senior Night celebrated the end of the fall season for football, marching band, poms, and cheerleaders.

Photo: Great Heights

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Cheerleaders get into formation as they entertain the crowd.

Photo: Smiles on the Field

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Poms captains Ellie Williams, Gilda Geist, and Emma Cross lead their team during the halftime performance.

Photo: Halftime Show

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Senior Benjamin Mourad plays the tuba with his fellow marching band members.

Photo: Ready, Set, Play

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 7, 2017, midnight

Blair football players prepare to take on Northwood.

Photo: Spooky Scary Skeletons

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 28, 2017, midnight

Forensics classes inspected skeleton and tooth models this week in order to learn about body identification.

Photo: College Readiness Day

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 18, 2017, midnight

On Wednesday Blazers sported gear from their favorite colleges, while seniors wore their Senior Unity Day shirts and attended a college fair.

Photo: Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 2, 2017, midnight

The outdoor garden at Blair exhibits new ways to be eco-friendly.

Photo: PriscaR

By Catherine Horowitz | Sept. 24, 2017, midnight

Captain Priscah Rodenhuis reaches out to return a stroke.

Photo: Mary Chang

By Catherine Horowitz | Sept. 24, 2017, midnight

Sophomore Mary Chang gets ready to return a serve.

Photo: Mason Jar

By Catherine Horowitz | June 14, 2017, midnight

Some entomology students use mason jars to catch their bugs.

Photo: Still Life

By Catherine Horowitz | May 30, 2017, midnight

The spring art show displayed paintings, pottery, drawings, and other artwork created by Blair students.

Photo: Sid the Sloth

By Catherine Horowitz | May 30, 2017, midnight

Lots of showcased art displayed fictional characters from movies, books, TV shows, and pop culture.

Photo: Summery Shoes

By Catherine Horowitz | May 30, 2017, midnight

Some students decorated shoes with patterns, themes, and locations such as a tropical beach.

Photo: Tasty Treat

By Catherine Horowitz | May 30, 2017, midnight

Students painted both realistic and abstract images of food and other everyday objects.

Photo: Man's Best Friend

By Catherine Horowitz | May 30, 2017, midnight

Students created art showcasing friends, family, and even pets.

Photo: Everything is Blue

By Catherine Horowitz | May 30, 2017, midnight

Sculptures of fantasy-like animals were displayed across tables.

Photo: Fan Club

By Catherine Horowitz | May 17, 2017, midnight

Friends, family, and fans of the team came to support them for the game.

Photo: Champs

By Catherine Horowitz | May 17, 2017, midnight

The softball team made it to the playoffs after their successful season, and won their first game 9-5.

Photo: Cinco de Bio

By Catherine Horowitz | May 17, 2017, midnight

Ms. Mason's biology class celebrated Cinco de Mayo with music, food, and rubber ducks.

Photo: Contemplation

By Catherine Horowitz | May 15, 2017, midnight

Blair works well as a team during their tennis games.

Photo: Anticipation

By Catherine Horowitz | May 15, 2017, midnight

Part of tennis is waiting for the right moment to hit the ball.

Photo: On the Line

By Catherine Horowitz | May 15, 2017, midnight

Blair girl distance runners wait for the gun to go off to start the 1600m race.

Photo: Serve

By Catherine Horowitz | May 15, 2017, midnight

A good serve starts off a match, and can lead to a great season.

Photo: Team Meeting

By Catherine Horowitz | May 15, 2017, midnight

Blair's Tennis team gathers before their game to get ready.

Photo: Examining the Meal

By Catherine Horowitz | May 11, 2017, midnight

A student holds a cooked cricket they are about to eat for a video entitled "Blazers eat Gross Foods" which you can find under the video tab.

Photo: Student Producer

By Catherine Horowitz | April 27, 2017, midnight

Junior Sophie Falvey presents her Capstone project in the media center for other students.

Photo: Starting Line

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

The girls track team gets ready to start the 1600m run.

Photo: Soda Letters

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

Soda cans spelling out "TED X" were displayed in the lobby, along with a buffet and Italian ice for audience members.

Photo: Insect Lover

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

Samuel Ramsey shows the audience photographs of him with his bug collection while speaking about overcoming fears.

Photo: Question and Answer

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

Each speaker answered a certain number of questions relating to the subject of their talk.

Photo: Ideas Worth Spreading

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

On Thursday, April 6, Blair hosted in independent TED talk series featuring local speakers.

Photo: Rolled Up

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

T-shirts were handed out to students who attended and helped run Blair's first ever "TED X" event.

Photo: Three Minutes

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

A facilitator holds up three fingers to indicate the time limit of the current talk.

Photo: Segura Speaks

By Catherine Horowitz | April 24, 2017, midnight

Local community members such as Jose Segura gave talks about life events and achievements or concepts that they wanted to share.

Photo: For Sale

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

A jewelry and clothing sale featured items from several different cultures.

Photo: Diverse Dishes

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

Volunteers worked at the buffet to serve a large array of food to all attendees.

Photo: Fashionable Friends

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

Students at Blair's International Night wore clothes that represented their cultures.

Photo: Table Toppers

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

Each table in the SAC had a label for a certain country, such as Laos, France, Ethiopia, or El Salvador.

Photo: Intricate Ink

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

International Night included a henna table where students got their hands painted, as well as a face painting station.

Photo: Candles on Display

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

Some country-themed tables had displays and informational exhibits. The Israel table included menorahs, Israeli food, and art.

Photo: Musical Pride

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

International Night featured performances from different groups that represented various countries such as Ethiopia, Japan, and France.

Photo: Food, Glorious Food

By Catherine Horowitz | April 3, 2017, midnight

The International Night buffet consisted of a large array of foods from all over the world. Students and parents prepared chicken satay, Japanese rice balls, and yuca, among other dishes.

Photo: Biology Notes

By Catherine Horowitz | March 27, 2017, midnight

Junior Abbigail Willis takes notes on evolution during biology class.

Photo: Mary Beth Tinker

By Catherine Horowitz | March 2, 2017, midnight

Mary Beth Tinker, the plaintiff in landmark Supreme Court case Tinker v. Des Moines, speaks at Blair

Photo: In Action

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 28, 2017, midnight

Demetri Cooper dribbles down the court as he evades his opponent from Paint Branch.

Photo: Head in the Game

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 28, 2017, midnight

Sophomore Ethan Ellis keeps the ball away from a Paint Branch team member in a tight moment.

Photo: The Power of Speech

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 22, 2017, midnight

Mary Beth Tinker explains her experience with being suspended for standing up for free speech.

Photo: Testing

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 18, 2017, midnight

The Maryland Department of Education is changing the HSAs.

Photo: Students United

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 17, 2017, midnight

One Blair bracelets are displayed in the library. Students sport the bracelets to show support for their peers and the Blair community.

Photo: Jack points

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 13, 2017, midnight

Jack Smirnow directs the defense.

Photo: The Power of Words

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Junior Hermela Mengesha is among the many students to recite poetry throughout the performance.

Photo: Soulful Solo

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

The entire Sankofa cast performs a gospel song to start off the second act, with sophomore Alexis Stewartson as a featured soloist.

Photo: Sisterly Singers

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Sisters Abby and Octavia Russell sing "I'm Here" from The Color Purple.

Photo: History Battle

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Zoe Denton performs a rap that she "wrote" throughout the show after learning about history in class.

Photo: Justice For All

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Sophomore Ollie-Angel Nono and her partners sing America the Beautiful and recite the Pledge of Allegiance to begin Sankofa 2017.

Photo: Godfather of Soul

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Micah Contee takes the stage for an energetic James Brown tribute.

Photo: Sing Out

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Sophomore Alexis Stewartson and the entire Sankofa cast performs a gospel song to start off the second act.

Photo: Tapping Away

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Junior Noelle McKoy leads her fellow cast members in a tap dancing routine.

Photo: Grand Finale

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Students sing "Lift Every Voice and Sing" after an African fashion show to conclude Sankofa 2017.

Photo: Smiling Send-Off

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Junior Noelle McKoy and her fellow performers engage the audience during a dance number that closed out the first act.

Photo: Choir Power

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 11, 2017, midnight

Junior Iyanu Bishop performs a solo while backed up by her castmates.

Photo: Breakfast Time

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 9, 2017, midnight

The class turtle in room 256 eats her breakfast during first period.

Photo: Peer Positivity

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 7, 2017, midnight

Kadidja Niamey takes a Bob Marley quote off of the wall of positive messages on Blair Boulevard for Isaque Oliveira, a Blair student who recently passed away.

Photo: Victory Match

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 4, 2017, midnight

A referee watches junior captain Ryan Holland win his last match of the season.

Photo: Senior Photo

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 4, 2017, midnight

Senior wrestlers Nauman, Tommy, and Zhexi and team manager Jamila pose for a picture during senior night.

Photo: Head to Head

By Catherine Horowitz | Feb. 4, 2017, midnight

Junior Brian Hunyh focuses on trying to pin his opponent down during senior night.

Photo: Girls Basketball 1/23

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 30, 2017, midnight

Photo: Boys Basketball 1/25

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 30, 2017, midnight

Photo: Kendall inbounds

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 29, 2017, midnight

Senior guard Kendall Douglas makes an inbound pass against Paint Branch

Photo: Sara drives

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 27, 2017, midnight

Junior Saraswati Temple drives baseline against the Blake Bengals.

Photo: Peace

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 21, 2017, midnight

Two women carry a rainbow flag as they march down 14th Street.

Photo: Cups Club Members

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 2, 2017, midnight

Regular members of the Cups Club pose during a weekly meeting. Left to right: Nicholas del Vecchio, Brennan Winer, Alice Zhang, Enya Wang, Sabrina Li, Gianna Jade del Vecchio, and Michael Yin.

Photo: Cups Club

By Catherine Horowitz | Jan. 2, 2017, midnight

Members of the Cups club eat lunch while they give free therapy through the 7 Cups website.

Photo: dtss tree

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 17, 2016, midnight

The umbrella tree in Downtown Silver Spring showcases Christmas culture.

Photo: Horowitz, Catherine

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 14, 2016, 1:20 p.m.

Photo: Free Throw

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 6, 2016, midnight

Junior Nora Olagbaju takes the first free throw of the game.

Photo: Taking the Shot

By Catherine Horowitz | Dec. 6, 2016, midnight

Allison Mackenzie preps to shoot the ball.

Photo: Team Lineup

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 10, 2016, midnight

The Blair poms line up during their pep rally routine.

Photo: Franck Dribbles

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 9, 2016, midnight

Junior defender Franck Djoumessi eludes two Springbrook defenders.

Photo: hallway

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 2, 2016, midnight

Teachers walk through the junior hallway, themed New Orleans.

Photo: hearts

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 2, 2016, midnight

Blair artists decorate the hallways.

Photo: Melissa Young 2

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 2, 2016, midnight

Latino Achievement Coordinator Melissa Young stands outside her office in the Media Center.

Photo: Melissa Young 1

By Catherine Horowitz | Nov. 2, 2016, midnight

Young, a new member of Blair staff, busy at work.

Photo: Jamaican Juniors

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 21, 2016, midnight

Juniors Shameika Jackson and Errol Williams show off their Jamaica-themed gear.

Photo: Soloist

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 10, 2016, midnight

A featured violinist plays a solo during the concert.

Photo: Lunch Concert

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 10, 2016, midnight

The Blair orchestra plays an impromptu concert in the courtyard for Parent Visitation Day.

Photo: Cello

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 10, 2016, midnight

A cellist plays during the orchestra's lunchtime performance.

Photo: Focus

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 10, 2016, midnight

A cello player focuses on his music while waiting to play.

Photo: You're an Angel

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 5, 2016, midnight

Many students wrote messages directly to Hernandez, some wrote in English and others wrote messages in Spanish.

Photo: Paying Tribute

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 5, 2016, midnight

Students wrote messages on a tribute wall for senior Glenda Hernandez after she passed away last month after a battle with cancer.

Photo: Rest in Peace

By Catherine Horowitz | Oct. 5, 2016, midnight

Many students who had never met Hernandez wrote messages on the wall in solidarity with her family and friends.

Photo: Franck dribbles

By Catherine Horowitz | Sept. 16, 2016, midnight

Junior defender Franck Djoumessi eludes two Springbrook defenders.