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Mormon Misconceptions

Mormon Misconceptions

By Heidi Daniels, Feature managing editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Columns, Featured, Features, Opinion, staff, The Latest, The Round Table

All over the world, people have debated on what Mormons believe. People wonder why some people are drawn to this particular faith. I am here to answer those questions and misconceptions some people do not fully understand.    “Are Mormons Christian?” Mormons are Christian. A lot of peopl...

Column: Gerber Baby spreads awareness of Down syndrome community

Column: Gerber Baby spreads awareness of Down syndrome community

By Jordan Long, Round Table reporter

March 28, 2018


Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Latest

 The Gerber Baby company is taking a step in the right direction by raising awareness for the special needs community. The new Gerber Baby contest winner of 2018, Lucas Warren, has something special about him; he has Down syndrome. The company is hoping that this will help show the community that pe...

Column: Sexual assault has continued comfortably in government for far too long

Column: Sexual assault has continued comfortably in government for far too long

By Katie Athey, RT+ Executive Producer

December 30, 2017


Filed under About, Columns, Opinion, The Latest

Upon seeing the first allegations against Donald Trump, and major Hollywood name Harvey Weinstein, I was nauseated to think these people were getting away with such heinous crimes for an abundant amount of time. But these aren’t outliers in our society, ever since the first sexual assault allegation...

Column: Kneeling in the NFL causes uproar

Column: Kneeling in the NFL causes uproar

By Garrett Baker, Livestream managing editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Columns, Featured, Opinion, Sports, The Latest

Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49er’s starting quarterback, began sitting on August 20, 2016 for the national anthem which plays before every major sporting event in the United States. Since the initial protest, multiple athletes across a multitude of sports have either sat or kneeled in s...

Column: NFL games intensify as players kneel and raise fits

Column: NFL games intensify as players kneel and raise fits

By Kiley Hill, Social media managing editor

October 26, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Latest

I believe in citizens’ right to freedom of speech and to protest peacefully. While I may not agree with some of the beliefs brought up by the protesters, it makes me a proud American that they are taking real action and sharing their thoughts with the public. Last year, Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 4...

Orion vs. Dragon: The race is on

Orion vs. Dragon: The race is on

By Miles Bradford, Round Table Reporter

April 27, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Humans have been looking to the stars since they appeared on this great blue planet. Now top scientists and corporations are looking to Mars, the Red Planet, for colonization, and NASA and SpaceX are engaged in an epic face-off of scientific development in a new space race: the Mission to Mars. The...

The “Super Asian” conquers super stereotypes

The “Super Asian” conquers super stereotypes

By Jade Ruggieri, Round Table editor

March 30, 2017


Filed under Columns, Featured, Opinion, The Latest

It’s eighth grade. Moving from Severna Park, Maryland to Middletown was a big change. It was still a new concept going to a new school with new people. I was greeted with friendly smiles saying, "Welcome to Middletown." I thought to myself, "Maybe change won’t be so bad after all." I gradually started to tr...

Rockville rape case becomes politicized

Rockville rape case becomes politicized

By Kiley Hill, Round Table managing editor

March 30, 2017


Filed under Columns, Featured, Opinion, The Latest

I came home one day last week, ready to watch my dose of the evening news and was suddenly appalled at what I saw reporters, well, reporting. A 14-year-old girl at Rockville High School was allegedly raped by two much older illegal immigrants. The victim was brutally assaulted in a boys bathroom, at her own hig...

Climate change: more than a minor nuisance

Climate change: more than a minor nuisance

By Reid Fedors, Round Table reporter

March 30, 2017


Filed under Columns, Featured, Opinion, The Latest

Blockbuster movies often tell a story about a force that humans created which now cannot be stopped. Much of the time it is a robot taking over the world and it is up to humans to come to the rescue. But there’s a more real threat than the science fiction in movies. Humans have already created an unstopp...

Should students be allowed to wear what they want?

Should students be allowed to wear what they want?

By Madison Blumenauer, Round Table website editor-in-chief

March 17, 2017


Filed under Columns, Featured, Opinion, The Latest

In school systems all across the country, dress codes are being enforced. Many people have complained about their student being sent home for wearing a skirt too short or a top with straps not thick enough. Personally, I am a firm believer that students should have the freedom to express themselves i...

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