• A.I Dupont’s three one act plays surprise the audience

    A.I Dupont’s three one act plays surprise the audience

    Laurice Cropelin, Staff Reporter

    April 13, 2017

       On Wednesday March 29th students of our school were finally able to see the three one act plays by A.I.’s drama class and club. With the performance beginning at 7 pm students filled the auditorium to see their classmates.   The performance started with the comedy “Citizen’s Arrest” written by Bobby Keniston. We saw senior Cooper Tatman portray the main character Dennis who is b...

    A.I. DuPont High school displayed a trial on stage in the one act play "Citizen's Arrest"

    Photo Credit: Laurice Cropelin

  • Kanye West: Revisited

    Kanye West: Revisited

    Jan Castro, Copy Editor

    April 7, 2017

    Over a year and a half now, has passed since the publication of my colleague Cooper Tatman’s critically acclaimed “Kanye West: Genius or Joke” article, which I daresay remains a masterwork of journalism, and is possibly Tatman’s very own magnum opus. An important work that not only prophesized Trump’s presidential victory five months before even the first Republican primary (ultimately an entir...

    West performing on the Saint Pablo Tour, which was abruptly cancelled on November 21, 2016 due to West's hospitalization

  • A.I. students participate in cleanup

    A.I. students participate in cleanup

    Rachel Widom, News Reporter

    April 7, 2017

    On March 25, 2017 a group of AIHS students from EAC ( Environmental Action Committee) and AP Environmental Science class took part in the Red Clay Valley Cleanup. The A.I. organizations met at Ashland Nature Center where they were gifted T-shirts and ate some refreshments. The cleanup provided volunteers with donuts and coffee. Furthermore, students had the opportunity to speak to U.S. Senator for...

    AIHS students pick up trash at the Red Clay Cleanup!!!! Photo Taken at Red Cleanup.

A.I. students participate in cleanup

A.I. students participate in cleanup

Rachel Widom, News Reporter

On March 25, 2017 a group of AIHS students from EAC ( Environmental Action Committee) and AP Environmental Science class took part in the Red Clay Valley Cleanup. The A.I. organizations met at Ashland Nature Center where they were gifted T-shirts and ate some refreshments. The cleanup provided volunteers with donuts and coffee. Furthermore, students had the opportunity to speak to U.S. Senator for Delaware, Tom Carper. Students had a short time...

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New wave of JCC bomb threats

New wave of JCC bomb threats

Rachel Widom, New's Editor

Within the last couple of months, over 100 Jewish Community Centers (JCC) across the United States have received various bomb threats, troubling the Jewish community. The Siegel JCC in Wilmington, Delaware was one of the several JCC’s targeted by bomb threats. According to Siegel JCC’s website, “ The Siegel JCC is a non-profit community center where people of all faiths and backgrounds come together to learn, share, play, and celebrate.” Delaware...

March 15, 2017No Comments

2017 Firefly lineup changes for the better

2017 Firefly lineup changes for the better

Haley Mathew, Staff Reporter

Every year diverse artists come from all over the world to perform at Firefly with artists ranging from Blink-182 to Ellie Goulding. However, this year many people are confused as to why rap artists such as The Weeknd and Chance the Rapper are headlining when the festival  is supposed to be an “alternative” music festival. Last year over 90,000 people attended the festival, but with the choice of artists for this year's line up, fewer alternat...

March 7, 2017No Comments

ACLU fighting on the frontlines

ACLU fighting on the frontlines

Simone A. Scott, Features Editor

   The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU),  has taken action to protect people all over the country and ensure Americans' rights are preserved. Because of the ACLU, we have Miranda Rights (the right to remain silent) and Rights to Contraception (the right to birth control).  Recently, the ACLU sent a letter to President Trump restating all of the promises he proposed during his campaign and charging that they are “not simply un-Americ...

March 7, 2017No Comments

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Super Bowl LI results in another New England championship

Super Bowl LI results in another New England championship

Cooper Tatman, Editor-In-Chief/Opinions Editor

Congratulations to the new Super Bowl champion Atlanta Falcons. It was a hard fought victory and… huh? The Patriots won? It was like 21-3. It went into overtime? Dang, I fell asleep right after Lady Gaga jumped off the...

February 23, 2017No Comments

A.I. Indoor Track Continues to ‘Get Dubs’

A.I. Indoor Track Continues to ‘Get Dubs’

February 23, 2017

Shemar Parker plans for the future

Shemar Parker plans for the future

December 21, 2016

Say goodbye to the Tiger’s seniors

Say goodbye to the Tiger’s seniors

December 13, 2016

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Kanye West: Revisited

Kanye West: Revisited

Jan Castro, Copy Editor

Over a year and a half now, has passed since the publication of my colleague Cooper Tatman’s critically acclaimed “Kanye West: Genius or Joke” article, which I daresay...

April 7, 2017No Comments

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Opinion

FBI Reveals Investigation Into Trump Campaign: Russia’s Hand in the Election

FBI Reveals Investigation Into Trump Campaign: Russia’s Hand in the Election

Jan Castro, Copy Editor

On March 20th, James Comey, the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, testified before the House of Intelligence Committee on the agency’s investigation into the p...

March 29, 2017No Comments

The Alt-Right: a force to be reckoned with

The Alt-Right: a force to be reckoned with

February 23, 2017

How to make a difference in our country

February 15, 2017

The Crest and Fall of Trump’s Immigration Ban

The Crest and Fall of Trump’s Immigration Ban

February 13, 2017

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A.I Dupont’s three one act plays surprise the audience

A.I Dupont’s three one act plays surprise the audience

Laurice Cropelin, Staff Reporter

   On Wednesday March 29th students of our school were finally able to see the three one act plays by A.I.’s drama class and club. With the performance beginning at 7 ...

April 13, 2017No Comments

Who was behind the Oscars snafu?

Who was behind the Oscars snafu?

March 21, 2017

Futuristic Gaming in 2017

Futuristic Gaming in 2017

February 1, 2017

“Fences” worthy of an Academy Award

“Fences” worthy of an Academy Award

February 1, 2017

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  • March Roving Reporter

    Fleeing persecution for their religion and from starvation, over 3 million Irish individuals passed through Ellis Island in the late 1800s. Ever since...

  • February Roving Reporter

    Question: Did you know there’s an online version of the school newspaper? If yes, how did you know?   Elvia Bernabe (11): No. Raycheal...

  • 2017 Expectations and Goals

    Ki’Shid Hayman, Grade 11: Goal:  “To be happy this year and have all good things happen to me and my friends and family.” Expectation: ...

  • What are members of the A.I. DuPont High School community doing over Winter Break?

    Jessica Bedolla, 12 “I am trying to go to Tennessee and spend my holidays with the family.” Mallorie Gunter, 12 “I plan to sleep.” ...

  • Roving Reporter November Issue

    Considering that Delaware doesn't have a football  team, and the NFL Super Bowl is nearing, the AI Tiger Pause team was interested in knowing who do...

  • How would you describe your summer?

    Tolani Dada, 10th- “Relaxing is the word I would use to describe my summer. I got to spend my summer with my uncle in California, and I had an amazi...

  • Senior College/Plans

    Last Name First Name College/Plans Agwu Noah University of Maryland Eastern Shore Amalfitano Nikki West Virginia Univers...

  • Students’ plans for this summer

    Shishonah Posey, junior- “I just want to have fun this summer and hang with the crew.” Zion Harris, junior- “I want to get a job and buy weav...

  • Roving reporter: Senior Issue

    Question: what senior do you look up to and why? Freshmen: Jayla Purnell: "I look  up to Noah Agwu. He's hard-working, dedicated, and always mo...

  • The Top Five Movies for Valentine’s Day

    Hey there, everybody! I know it's been forever since we had a post up, but I hope this will be worth the wait. My trusty assistant, Marissa, and I, we...

  • Roving Reporter January 2016

    With the New Year beginning, people seem to have faith that this year will be different. This month's Roving Reporter wanted to know some of the chang...

  • Roving Reporter January 2016

    Once again, this reporter is roving around the school, looking for answers to the most serious questions around. And this one! This month, I asked: ...

  • Roving Reporter December 2015 Part 2

    With the new Star Wars movie coming up this December 18th, I was curious on who people were most excited to see in the movie or sad to miss from the p...

  • Roving Reporter December 2015

    If you had to kiss anyone under the mistletoe who would it be? Seniors: Olivia Eastburn: "Zac Efron." Kelsey Dennison: “Adam Levine.” T...

  • Roving Reporter November 2015

    If you could have dinner with any three people, dead or alive, real or fictional, who would they be?   Luke Wagner: Bill Murray, Jim Carrey...

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