Senior Alan Zhang bikes with his friends while maintaining safety guidelines at TJ. “I just enjoy being with them because all the funny things happen–great conversations and coincidences that went on; we’re there for the experiences,” Zhang said.

Screens between teens

Karli Torres Hinojosa, Staff Writer
December 21, 2020
Holman and her daughter, Eliza, enjoy a day out after being quarantined for over a month. “From the moment we shut down in March, I just had this weird feeling that I was going to end up getting [the coronavirus]. There is a sense of relief now that it’s happened and I’m past it.”

Living positively

Aryan Rajput, Staff Writer
December 10, 2020
The Fairfax County library in Oakton, VA, is one of the many regional libraries Jefferson students utilize.

Libraries in limbo

Lucas Ribeiro, Staff Writer
December 8, 2020
A constant stream of assignments overwhelms students in a time of virtual transition.

Fresh out of middle school

Ebba Cha, Staff Writer
November 30, 2020
With the move to virtual competitions starting in Month, senior Joshua Lian uses Discord to run and participate in Quizbowl tournaments. “[Discord] was already being used by much of the Quizbowl community to run online tournaments. It blossomed and developed into a full fledged thing once the pandemic locked everyone at home with no way to get tournaments,” Lian said.

Discord creates peace of mind

Anna Hsu, Staff Writer
November 23, 2020
More and more people are finding the time to stream and watch streams, making platforms like Twitch and Youtube even more popular than usual.

Student streamers during COVID

Eric Feng, Staff Writer
November 20, 2020
Weaving his way around obstacles, junior Hilal Hussain participates in a running back drill. Players are now allowed to use footballs, but they must be disinfected regularly. “It [felt] like a normal practice, which was a nice refresher from all the quarantine,” Hussain said.

Football trains for February season

Elliott Lee, Staff Writer
October 22, 2020
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