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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...

Burger Beginnings to a Globe Trotting Nanny

Burger Beginnings to a Globe Trotting Nanny

Sophie S., Journalist

April 8, 2019

She sat on the plane her backpack containing all she required the next week. Organizing her stuff to assure she would meet the train and then the boat to get to her destination. This, necessary for her free-spirited sanity. Known across the world as Ms. Malia, she is jokingly referred to as ‘Malia...

The Misrepresentation of Video Games in Media Today

The Misrepresentation of Video Games in Media Today

Zachary Doumit

October 1, 2018

Video games. The phrase itself has a bad taste to it if you listen to the media. “Video games cause violence and other negative effects,” says one man. “Video games rot your brain, and have no positive effects at all,” would say another. To be honest, I thought this debate was over a long time...

Is Gluten-free Good for You?

Is Gluten-free Good for You?

Josiah Coke, Journalist

October 5, 2015

At the age of two, I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease. What is that? Let me explain. According to the Celiac Disease Foundation, “When people with Celiac Disease eat gluten (a protein found in wheat, rye and barley), their body mounts an immune response that attacks the small intestine. These attack...

Blog Spotlight: Within a Guy’s Mind

Blog Spotlight: Within a Guy’s Mind

Emily Mueller, Editor-in-Chief, Journalist

April 29, 2015

“…The chemistry of true courage is a combination of fearlessness and fear.  True courage comes from an equal balance between these two opposite, but equally important forces. My conclusion is that courage is incomplete without fear. ” It is fascinating ideas like this that appear in Williamsburg...

Blog Spotlight: Davin Parish Photography

Blog Spotlight: Davin Parish Photography

Sariah Fales, Editor, Journalist

December 20, 2014

Just as words can express the feelings of our heart, pictures can express the wonder and magnificence of the world around us. This is seen in the photography blog of Davin Parish. Not only are his pictures absolutely stunning, they all carry thoughtful captions or stories to go along with them. He weaves...

Thoughts of a Simple Dreamer

Julie Herdt

December 1, 2013

"Sometimes I feel like I walk on a tightrope, and that tightrope is life, and I'm trying to juggle my interests while staying balanced on that fragile thing that we call life. And each time an interest is thrown up, I have to consider whether or not I am capable of catching it when it comes down and...

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