• Varsity Tigers Kick Off Basketball Season At Tiger Tip-Off

    Varsity Tigers Kick Off Basketball Season At Tiger Tip-Off

    Rhys Levine, Sports Editor

    December 13, 2017

    In the annual four team tournament that launches the A.I. du Pont varsity basketball season, the Tiger Boys came out swinging, taking an exciting 49-41 overtime win against the visiting Concord Raiders. In a back and forth game, A.I. took Concord to the end of regulation knotted up at 41, and proceeded to lock the Raiders down offensively, outscoring the away team 8-0 in overtime.   Leading t...

    A.I. DuPont's 2017-2018 boys varsity team

  • New Castle County Band Festival doesn’t Disappoint

    New Castle County Band Festival doesn’t Disappoint

    Simone A. Scott, Editor in Chief

    December 7, 2017

       Eight high school bands from all over the New Castle County came together at A.I. High School on Nov. 11 to showcase their field show. Since most high school bands’ performances are the pre-game or halftime shows at football games, the band festival focuses solely on a band’s performance. The New Castle County Band Festival was originally held at Newark High School, but over the years, aft...

    AI band preforming at the 2017 Newcastle County Band Festival

  • Music Helps A.I’s Students Get Through School

    Music Helps A.I’s Students Get Through School

    Nayette Windley, Staff Reporter

    December 1, 2017

       What's one thing that all A.I students have in common? Everyone listens to and loves music. It's a nearly impossible to walk through the halls and not see at least one student nodding their heads while music is blaring in their headphones, lip syncing along to the song. Bringing headphones to school seems crucial nowadays. For some, going a day without headphones is like going the day without f...

    Senior, Kiara Brookes listening to music while in homeroom unwinding.

  • The First Marking Period Is a Crucial Time For Seniors

    The First Marking Period Is a Crucial Time For Seniors

    Mini Vice, Staff Reporter

    November 30, 2017

       The first marking period has just concluded and students are beginning to start up work for the second quarter of the year. For seniors, the first quarter of the year is the most important part of the entire school year. With college application deadlines fast approaching, students should have spent their time wisely. Balancing school, extracurriculars, work, SATs, ACTs, college applications, and...

    Isra Chaudhry, senior, walks down the hallway while hurrying to finish supplemental items for her college applications.

  • The evolution of technology and how we use it in school

    The evolution of technology and how we use it in school

    Max Brogdon, Staff Reporter

    November 6, 2017

       Technology is evolving in our world and our school system is staying right beside these new inventions with the placement of current technology in our curriculum. The technology that we use in our high school is turning our working environment into a productive place to focus and expedite the pace of our projects, class work, and essays. This technology is helping our curriculum through computer...

    Kids working on their chrome books.

New Castle County Band Festival doesn’t Disappoint

Simone A. Scott, Editor in Chief

December 7, 2017No Comments

   Eight high school bands from all over the New Castle County came together at A.I. High School on Nov. 11 to showcase their field show. Since most high school bands’ performances are the pre-game or halftime shows at football games, the band festival focuses solely on a band’s performance. The New Castle County Band Festival was originally held at Newark High School, but over the years, after some cancellations, the festival was switched to A....

What Las Vegas Shows About American Gun Control

Rhys Levine, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2017No Comments

   In large part due to the recent events that took place in Las Vegas, the fierce debate surrounding gun control laws in America continues to rage on. On Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, Stephen Paddock, a high stakes gambler and real estate investor, began raining fire upon the Route 91 Harvest Festival from his 32nd story room in the Mandalay Resort and Casino. The attack is believed to have lasted between 9 and 10 minutes, and the damage done was nothing...

Are Wavy Eyebrows Waving Goodbye to Fashion?

Simone A. Scott, Co-editor in chief

October 9, 2017No Comments

   Wavy eyebrows are joining fishnets with shorts, chokers, thrashers shirts, and male rompers, as a new trend of 2017. After the new makeup idea came about, the public had mixed emotions about makeup artists sporting the wavy eyebrow on social media.   Wavy eyebrows or “squiggly eyebrows” gained popularity on social media after makeup artist Promise Tamang uploaded a picture of herself on Aug. 21, sporting wavy eyebrows, wavy lips and...

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Lower Manhattan Attack Raises Questions About Domestic Terrorism

Rhys Levine, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017No Comments

   For the second time in one month, the United States has witnessed its second incident of domestic terrorism. According to CNN, on October 31, 2017, only 30 days after th...

Music Helps A.I’s Students Get Through School

Music Helps A.I’s Students Get Through School

December 1, 2017

Post Thanksgiving, What Now?

Post Thanksgiving, What Now?

December 1, 2017

The First Marking Period Is a Crucial Time For Seniors

The First Marking Period Is a Crucial Time For Seniors

November 30, 2017

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Chaos In Puerto Rico ft. Donald Trump

November 3, 2017No Comments

P On Sept.20th, there was horrific hurricane called Maria, that hit Puerto Rico but what is Donald Trump doing about it?   Our president, Donald Trump decided...

Tomi Lahren fired from The Blaze

Tomi Lahren fired from The Blaze

May 3, 2017

Violations of Civil Rights Abroad Overshadowed by Trump chaos in the US

May 3, 2017

Another Fail for Trump Administration?

May 3, 2017

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Fenty Beauty: Is it a Hit or Miss?

Mini Vice, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2017No Comments

   Rihanna has recently come out with her own makeup line entitled, Fenty Beauty. She has claimed that her products created the most inclusive, affordable and ethical line on ...

Horoscopes Give Insight into New School Year

Horoscopes Give Insight into New School Year

October 2, 2017

American Horror Story Doesn’t Fail to Scare Audiences

American Horror Story Doesn’t Fail to Scare Audiences

September 28, 2017

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Varsity Tigers Kick Off Basketball Season At Tiger Tip-Off

Rhys Levine, Sports Editor

December 13, 2017No Comments

In the annual four team tournament that launches the A.I. du Pont varsity basketball season, the Tiger Boys came out swinging, taking an exciting 49-41 overtime win against the visiting Concord Raiders. In a back and forth ga...

A (Possible) Farewell to Derrick Rose

A (Possible) Farewell to Derrick Rose

November 30, 2017

The Conflicts NFL Protesting Creates, and What Can Be Done To Resolve Them

The Conflicts NFL Protesting Creates, and What Can Be Done To Resolve Them

October 4, 2017

New Athletic Director, Trainer For Sports This Year.

New Athletic Director, Trainer For Sports This Year.

October 2, 2017

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Foodies
Being A Black Vegetarian

Being A Black Vegetarian

Nayette Windley, Staff Reporter

¨What do you even eat?¨. ¨Are you doing this to lose weight?¨.¨ Are you getting enough protein?” This is just a taste of the comments I get on a day to day basis. Pe...

November 3, 2017 0 comments

Battle of the Burgers

Battle of the Burgers

Morgan Bond, Staff Reporter

As a burger fanatic, I was pretty excited when I found that I could eat my favorite food and write about it. So, I set out on a mission to find the best burger. The following...

February 8, 2016 0 comments

Students fall for pumpkin spice flavoring

October 23, 2015

Opinion

  • 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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