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Thousands of People Attend Protest in D.C. in Solidarity with Palestinians

Fatima Masood June 12, 2021

On May 29, a protest for Palestinian liberation occured at the Lincoln Memorial--a place known as a symbol of the United States virtue of equality. Outraged people came from all over the country to Washington...

Clubs and the 2020 Presidential Election

Sasha Allen October 2, 2020

Right now, everything looks a little different than it did just six months ago. But “everything” doesn’t just stop at our everyday routines; it translates into all parts of daily life, including...

Happy Spring Break

March 29, 2013

With exceptions including Breaking News, Senior Superlatives (April 4), and the exciting release of The Talon, The Wingspan will be on an online publication hiatus as we spend Spring Break with our...

The Looming Sequester: HOW WILL IT AFFECT YOU?

March 1, 2013

Words: Charles Regnante Washington, D.C. - Sequester. It’s not a word we often hear. Recently, it’s the most talked about word in print and electronic media. According to, the word sequester...

SGA General Assembly

February 7, 2013

Ellicott City, MD - On February 1, 2013, the Student Government Association General Assembly met to discuss upcoming events. Directed by student body president Farhan Bader, a junior, topics included...

Obama Reigns in 2nd Term: Presidential Inauguration

January 24, 2013

Words: Charles Regnante, Political Correspondent On January 21st, President Barack Obama took the ceremonial oath office to begin his second term as the United States President. January 21st also happened...

The Fiscal Cliff: Fixed or Delayed?

January 4, 2013

Words: Charles Regnante Washington, D.C. - On January 2nd, three hours shy of the midnight deadline, the White house and congressional leaders reached a deal to fend off the so-called fiscal cliff. But...

Happy Holidays

December 21, 2012

[slideshow] Pictured Above: The Wingspan Staff decorates our publication room for the holiday season. Photos: Navraj Karla From our family to yours, Happy Holidays. The Wingspan will be on a online...

Is The President’s Speech on the Connecticut Shooting the Beginning of Real Change?

December 18, 2012

Words: Charles Regnante President Barack Obama emotionally addressed the people of Newtown, Connecticut at an interfaith vigil on Sunday. After assuaging victims’ families in classrooms at Newtown High...

SGA General Assembly Update

December 11, 2012

Words: Charles Regnante Another successful SGA assembly was held on December 10th, 2012. The main topics discussed were the possible addition of a third dance and when to hold spirit days. According to...

Happy Thanksgiving – We Will Return on November 26

November 20, 2012

[slideshow] Above: Co-Editor-in-Chief, Zack Newman has pies thrown at him as part of a pre-Thanksgiving celebration. Photo Credit: Caitlin Martin The Wingspan will be on a 5 day hiatus as we enjoy the...

What happened to Petraeus?

November 19, 2012

by Charles Regnante Washington, D.C. - There’s certainly no shortage of stories throughout history of powerful men having affairs. During World War II, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower had an affair with his...

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