Raffi Salbashian

Middle Eastern youth discuss Israeli-Palestinian relations

Web Extra Palestinian and Israeli youth met last Tuesday night in the Marvin Center to discuss a peaceful coexistence that would end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Rami Rabayah, a Palestinian youth leader, said peace would not come from the division of resources between Palestine and Israel. “Making an agreement is not about who gets what,” Rabayah […]

Second power outage affects MVC

A power outage from an equipment malfunction kept residents of the Mount Vernon Campus in the dark for most of Sunday until Pepco restored power in the late afternoon. The electricity failure, which affected the Mount Vernon Campus and the surrounding Foxhall neighborhood, left many residents without air conditioning and food due to the closure […]

New Metro line to connect D.C. with Dulles

A multi-billion dollar Metrorail project to connect Washington Dulles International Airport with the District is slated for completion in 2015, but the project has already been thwarted by a slew of roadblocks. The 23-mile Silver Line will extend from the existing Orange Line stop in East Falls Church, Va., to Loudon County, Va., and will […]