Tag: technology

The Slow Death of Online Privacy

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, our online privacy is at a dismal low.

Students Make Waves on Watershed Field Trip

Atholton’s biology and earth science students gathered data about our watershed and shared it at a county-wide summit.

SpaceRAIDers: Engineering for Gold

This past week, the Atholton Robotics team, the Space RAIDers, participated in the FIRST Robotics Competition World Championships in Detroit, Michigan.

Esports and the Media: A Clash Of Traditions

Recently, many people and organizations have started investing in eSports teams, yet eSports are still not getting as much coverage as other sports like basketball, football, and baseball. Why is this happening?

Ready Player One Enters Another Dimension

Over the weekend, I went to see the science fiction film Ready Player One, a movie adaptation of the 2011 book by Ernest Cline.

The Howard County Student Film Festival: A Celebration of Creativity

The Howard County Student Film Festival gave students a platform for ideas and imagination.

Is Technology Taking Over Your Life?

Over the past few decades, technology has become an integral part of our daily lives. How much is too much?

Learning In The Digital Classroom

25 years ago, it was considered a novelty to have a single computer in a classroom.  Now, students find themselves monopolized by the ability to be on their phones more overall, on their phones in the hallways, at lunch, and sometimes even in class.