Gabriel Muller

Video: Students complete food stamp challenge

$31.50 was how much sophomore Peter Sacco and senior Tae Min Kim were allowed to spend for weekly groceries as part of the GW SNAP Challenge. The SNAP challenge – short for the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – seeks to raise awareness of challenges faced by families who depend on a federal food stamp […]

For young District students, poetry acts as common bond

Love poems were the theme of District-based education non-profit Higher Achievement’s spoken-word poetry evening Monday. Poetry has been a mainstay of the after-school center’s curriculum and the performances are designed to empower the young students to express themselves, Abby Cohen, director of program partners for Higher Achievement, said.

Afghan music students play at Kennedy Center

Music students from Afghanistan are performing in top American concert halls this month as part of a cultural program paid for by the United States Embassy. The students, who study at the Afghanistan National Institute of Music, played at the Kennedy Center on Thursday and will continue on to Carnegie Hall next week. Afghan Cultural Exchange from […]