• 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

    Rhys Levine, Staff Reporter

    October 4, 2017

       The National Football League, one of the largest professional sports associations in the world, has recently faced criticism for players kneeling, sitting, or standing and locking arms during the national anthem. What began as a one-man protest against notable incidents of police brutality has swiftly evolved into one of the decade’s most controversial movements.    In 2016, then San Fran...

    Colin Kaepernick, who plays the position of quarterback for the 49ers, started the NFL protests when he refused to stand during the National Anthem during a preseason game in 2016.

  • American Horror Story Doesn’t Fail to Scare Audiences

    American Horror Story Doesn’t Fail to Scare Audiences

    Morgan Bond, Staff Reporter

    September 28, 2017

    Caution:contains spoilers The creator of American Horror Story , Ryan Murphy, has been creeping out the audience of American Horror Story since 2011.  He keeps his audience hooked by changing the season’s theme every season, and his insane plot twists. Who would ever expect a school shooter to be a ghost that impregnated his girlfriend’s mom? Not I. But with this season being wrapped around ...

    This season of American Horror story is based around the 2016 election

  • Twitter Locates Violent Protesters During the Charlottesville Protests

    Twitter Locates Violent Protesters During the Charlottesville Protests

    Nayette Windley, Staff Reporter

    September 28, 2017

    During the summer, a group of white nationalists gathered for a “Unite The Right” rally at the University of Virginia. The protests began on Friday, Aug. 11, with the members of the ¨alt-right¨ carrying lit up torches chanting “You will not replace us!” Later that night the members of the rally were met by a smaller group containing people of color counter protesting. The mingling of the...

    White supremacist coward in fear in front of counter protester

    @BAG TY_ on Twitter

  • New Changes For The 2017-2018 School Year Cause Controversy

    New Changes For The 2017-2018 School Year Cause Controversy

    Mini Vice, Staff Reporter

    September 26, 2017

      With a new school year, new changes have surfaced. Most changes were a result of issues that were prominent in the 2016-2017 school year.   The most controversial changes are involving the schedule. This includes the new placement of homeroom and the shorter amount of time to get to class. Homeroom is no longer the first class that students go to when they get to school. It’s after first ...

    Kiara Brooks, senior, Marcus Wooding, senior, Makhi Swanson, senior, and Heaven Jenkins, senior, pose in the school cafeteria wearing their solid colored zip-up hoodies that are now considered dress code.

Are Wavy Eyebrows Waving Goodbye to Fashion?

Are Wavy Eyebrows Waving Goodbye to Fashion?

Simone A. Scott, Co-editor in chief

   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...

October 9, 2017No Comments

Freshmen Discuss Their Experience at A.I.

Freshmen Discuss Their Experience at A.I.

Rachael Davis, Features Editor

   The incoming 2017-2018 school year has brought a new group of freshmen. With everything so new to them, they were asked about their experience so far. Students were asked how they felt about the school, what teachers were their favorites, how they felt about the house system, how they felt about the schedule, if they’ve been able to easily navigate the halls, what their favorite class is, and if their current experience is how they pictured...

October 4, 2017No Comments

2017 Westminster Attack

2017 Westminster Attack

Jaymere White

A terrorist attack took place in the vicinity of the Palace of Westminster in London, seat of the British Parliament. The attacker, 52-year-old Briton Khalid Masood, drove a car into pedestrians on the pavement along the south side of Westminster Bridge and Bridge Street, injuring more than 50 people, three of them fatally.       After the car crashed into the perimeter fence of the Palace grounds, Masood abandoned it and ran into Ne...

May 3, 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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Twitter Locates Violent Protesters During the Charlottesville Protests

Twitter Locates Violent Protesters During the Charlottesville Protests

Nayette Windley, Staff Reporter

During the summer, a group of white nationalists gathered for a “Unite The Right” rally at the University of Virginia. The protests began on Friday, Aug. 11, with the me...

September 28, 2017No Comments

  • New Changes For The 2017-2018 School Year Cause Controversy September 26, 2017
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Tomi Lahren fired from The Blaze

Tomi Lahren fired from The Blaze

Rachael Davis, Arts and Entertainment Editor

Tomi Lahren is a name known to many across the country. She is an incredibly conservative television show host of the show Tomi, aired on The Blaze. She voices her opinio...

May 3, 2017No Comments

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

May 3, 2017

Another Fail for Trump Administration?

May 3, 2017

2017 Westminster Attack

2017 Westminster Attack

May 3, 2017

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Horoscopes Give Insight into New School Year

Horoscopes Give Insight into New School Year

Lizzie deBrabander, Op/ed editor

It’s the start of the 2017-2018 school year! It’s important to have goals to work toward. Get an idea for what your goal could be based on your zodiac sign! Aries:...

October 2, 2017No Comments

American Horror Story Doesn’t Fail to Scare Audiences

American Horror Story Doesn’t Fail to Scare Audiences

September 28, 2017

A.I. Talent Show makes waves

May 3, 2017

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

May 3, 2017

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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

Rhys Levine, Staff Reporter

   The National Football League, one of the largest professional sports associations in the world, has recently faced criticism for players kneeling, sitting, or standing and locking arms during the national anthem. Wha...

October 4, 2017No Comments

New Athletic Director, Trainer For Sports This Year.

New Athletic Director, Trainer For Sports This Year.

October 2, 2017

AI’s swim team heading for rough waters

May 3, 2017

Girls’ soccer team finally wins a game

April 25, 2017

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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...

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BuzzFeed beauty hacks: do they actually work?

BuzzFeed beauty hacks: do they actually work?

Adrianna Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

Have you ever heard of BuzzFeed? Their videos are all over the internet and on Facebook especially. Now, there are different types of BuzzFeed videos. They have videos for...

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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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