Exchange programs are worth it

Everyone dreams of being able to travel one day - to experience different cultures, meet diverse people, eat new food and see fascinating landscapes. Yet for most people, traveling is a distant hope for the fut...

Dancing til she drops: Kaya Chun

Ballerinas: Classy, poised, and graceful. Kaya Chun: not exactly that. This is not a bad thing in the slightest though. In fact, Kaya Chun is actually an extremely skilled dancer with an amazing talent: balanci...
Street view of the Kensington.

Arts in the Little City

Opened just about a year ago, The Falls Church Arts Gallery is a brand new edition to downtown Falls Church  that offers a wide range of art events and classes to all members of the community. The Falls Chu...

Why you should be grateful for Thanksgiving

In 1621, the pilgrims and Native Americans met in Plymouth, Massachusetts, to have what is now known as the first Thanksgiving. The infamous meal represented the unity of two opposites and started what would be...

Mason lends a helping hand for hurricane relief

A flyer advertising the Hurricane Relief efforts covers a paper towel dispenser (Photo by Erin Dean). With many areas recently ravaged by hurricanes, the Hurricane Relief Project at Mason are organizing a f...
A group of students eating at a picnic table at a park.

Chile Exchange Program returns to Mason

Host students accompany their Chilean exchange students to a picnic at Cherry Hill Park on Wednesday night. (Photo courtesy of Julia Rosenberger) The Chilean exchange program has returned to Mason this for ...
Grace Keenan holds a trophy standing on a staircase.

Speech superstar

Grace Keenan has a lot to say. Even by the simplest questions like, “Can you describe yourself in three words?” she talked on for about 3 minutes. This shouldn’t be seen as a bad thing though. She just has a lo...