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Higher Education: The Next Financial Crisis?

A graph showing the inflation rate of higher education as recorded by the Commonfund Institute HEPI model.

Ihsaan Fanusie, News Editor

January 11, 2018

Are you a high school student preparing to graduate within the next four years? Are you planning to attend a two or four year college and get a degree before entering the workforce? If so, you might be shocked to discover that there may be an economic bubble in higher education- and it could be g...

New BSAP Liaison Mr. Nicks Hopes to Empower Students With Winning Mindsets

Mr. Nicks joins the Wilde Lake community as the new BSAP community.

Ihsaan Fanusie, News Editor

December 19, 2017

Marcus Nicks is bringing a new spirit of positivity and character building to students and teachers in his first year at Wilde Lake. Mr. Nicks, Black Student Achievement Program Liaison, has made it his goal to help students achieve their best selves. Mr. Nicks previously worked at Patuxent Valley...

All Ideas Matter

All Ideas Matter

Ihsaan Fanusie, News Editor

June 9, 2017

  (Warning: Spoiler Alert for the books The Grapes of Wrath, The Crucible, and The Scarlet Letter.) For a school that constantly parades its diversity and inclusiveness, there is a stunning lack of such values in the Wilde Lake English curriculum. Wilde Lake High School’s vision reads : “The Wilde La...

Howard County Council Chairman Calvin Ball Visits Wilde Lake to Hear Student Feedback

Howard County Council Chairman Calvin Ball Visits Wilde Lake to Hear Student Feedback

Ihsaan Fanusie, News Editor

January 9, 2017

Dr. Calvin Ball, chairman of the Howard County Council, visited Wilde Lake on Wednesday, December 14 to hear the students give their opinions and ask questions about the social atmosphere in Howard County. Dr. Ball wanted to get a better idea of the day-to-day activities of the students and faculty...

Ms. Essien Sees Internship as Path to Teaching Career

Ms. Essien Sees Internship as Path to Teaching Career

Ihsaan Fanusie, News Editor

October 14, 2016

For Ms. Felicia Essien, being an intern is about working to follow her passion. Ms. Essien is a Towson University student currently interning at Wilde Lake in Mr. Townsend’s English class. She is using her interning experience to reach her career goals. As an intern, Ms. Essien experiences the...

Ms. Franckowiak Studies Climate Change in Andorra

Ms. Franckowiak Studies Climate Change in Andorra

Ihsaan Fanusie, News Editor

September 26, 2016

Ms. Franckowiak is bringing international science to her classroom here at Wilde Lake. From July 8 to July 15, Biology teacher Ms. Franckowiak visited Andorra to record scientific data on climate change. Ms. Franckowiak, along with several other science teachers, was volunteering with an organization...

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