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Shark Attack? Or Human Attack?

Shark Attack? Or Human Attack?

A.M Gilbert, Journalist

September 9, 2019

Many people believe that sharks are vicious predators that eat people at random and are a real threat we should be scared of every time we swim in the ocean. Rumours have been spread about how sharks kill hundreds of people each year. No matter how you look at it, sharks seem to be held as evil creatures ...

A Solution Beyond Boundaries

A Solution Beyond Boundaries

Daniel Hancock, Guest Writer

September 9, 2019

Mohammed Hakmi is excited. He recently landed a job as a web developer with Canadian high-term firm Bonfire Interactive in Kitchener, Ontario. Previously, he worked illegally as a web developer to support his parents, three sisters and brother. As a Syrian refugee living in Lebanon, his talents were...

The Dangers of Social Media

The Dangers of Social Media

Tanner Hoyal, Guest Writer

September 9, 2019

Students at Williamsburg are no stranger to social media. Sites and apps such as Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, and Twitter dominate our daily lives. As of March 2019, there are over 1.5 billion daily Facebook users. That’s a huge percentage of the entire world population. With so many people on Facebook...

Fake Friends

Fake Friends

Alexa George, Guest Writer

September 9, 2019

I’m tired of all these fake friends, Lying behind my back will it ever end, Seems like this world is always at contend, Wandering through actions in a pretend.

All About BREXIT

All About BREXIT

Liliana Owen, Journalist

September 9, 2019

BREXIT is the British exit from the European Union i (EU) that will hopefully happen on October 31. The EU is an alliance between twenty-eight member nations in Europe who are governed by the same laws, regulations, and trade agreements with each other ii. No other nation has left the European Union be...

Recent Astronomical Events, 2019

Recent Astronomical Events, 2019

Olivia Harris, Journalist

September 9, 2019

The study of Astronomy is a remarkable branch of science. New discoveries and exciting events are constantly transpiring. In recent months, there have been many notable occurrences taking place in the study of the extraterrestrial. On May 13th, 2019, Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at...

Back-To-School Trends, 2019

Back-To-School Trends, 2019

Aryka Stump, Journalist

September 9, 2019

Now that the summer of 2019 has come and gone, teens all over the world are heading back to school. This time of the year always brings on new trends that everybody wants to be part of, so I'm here to tell you about the biggest trends this semester: SOCIAL MEDIA Tik Tok     I'm sure all of yo...

Farewell to Mr. Reynolds: Quiet Confident Optimism

Farewell to Mr. Reynolds: Quiet Confident Optimism

Sophie S., Journalist

May 2, 2019

We sit in classrooms, not the conventual sense, but through the highly debated blackboard and zoom rooms. From the outside, it may seem like a guarded way of learning, but our mentors have cultivated an environment where students are proud to speak on behalf of their beliefs. Mr. Reynolds didn’t...

The Presidency

The Presidency

Savannah Lorcher, Student Body President

April 21, 2019

Williamsburg matters. But do we, Burgers, know that? As Student Body President, I have had the unique opportunity to view Williamsburg from a vantage point and observe the many working parts that make this school operate. Throughout my term as President I’ve learned that Williamsburg matters for different...

Student Share

Student Share

Sydney Apperson, Guest Writer

April 18, 2019

Quitting his job to travel the world- story of a Williamsburg mentor

Quitting his job to travel the world- story of a Williamsburg mentor

Shamma Al Breiki, Journalist

April 18, 2019

Hello everyone! I recently got the opportunity to interview Mr. Gilbert, a mentor here at Williamsburg. Mr. Gilbert has been my leadership mentor for the past two semesters, and during this time he often shared stories of his adventures with all his students. I quickly came to realize how interesting...

The Last Thoughts of a Graduating Senior

Jayden Longhurst, Journalist

April 15, 2019

7 minutes?! Yes 7 minutes. It may sound long but this is the plea and the encouragement of one whose life Williamsburg has touched. This is a rare glimpse at the heart of one of Williamsburg's graduating seniors. It is hoped that this will change your outlook, should you watch this production in it's...

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