All you need to know about…. Sea Legends

All you need to know about…. Sea Legends

Elena Hochheiser, Editor-in-chief

Everyone knows about the Titanic. And if you live somewhere near the sea or come from a sailing family (something fairly unlikely in Pittsburgh, it may be added), you most...

May 21, 2017

NBA Playoff Recap

Jordan Rivers, Writer

There aren’t too many ways to analyze how these conference finals have gone in the NBA playoffs other than embarrassing. Even though it has only been two games for the eastern...

May 21, 2017

First WPIAL Season for Obama Baseball Concludes

First WPIAL Season for Obama Baseball Concludes

Sam Bisno, Editor

Obama Baseball’s first ever season in WPIALs has come to a close. And although the record may suggest that this is a year to forget, there were many positive takeaways to...

May 19, 2017

The IB Experience: Part 1

The IB Experience: Part 1

May 19, 2017

As the school year winds down and our current seniors emerge from the hellish dungeons of IB testing, it seems like a good time to reflect on the IB experience, in all its forms. This two part article wi...

All You Need to Know About…The Cassini Spacecraft

All You Need to Know About…The Cassini Spacecraft

May 19, 2017

Saturn, one of the most iconic planets in our solar system. With its gorgeous rings, it has long been a focus of astrological research. Since October 15, 1997, the Cassini spacecraft has been traveling t...

YAG Swears in New Officers

YAG Swears in New Officers

May 18, 2017

The past year has been a successful one for Obama’s Youth and Government club, and now a new generation has come up to lead the club. This Tuesday, outgoing President Lainey Newman swore in six peop...

“Something Cool” No. 4: The Illuminati

“Something Cool” No. 4: The Illuminati

May 18, 2017

Cue the eerie music, because we’re about expose the Illuminati. Nowadays, it can be confusing to decipher fact from fiction when it comes to the fabled clique, with about as many conspiracy theories sur...

Jason’s German Opportunity

Jason’s German Opportunity

May 18, 2017

Nowadays, students all around the U.S are getting chances to learn more about the forever changing world and extensive culture of others outside these borders. This is a glorious opportunity for stude...

Journalism Class Responds to the movie,    Words and Pictures

Journalism Class Responds to the movie, Words and Pictures

Words and Pictures is a 2013 drama directed by Fred Schepisi in which an honors art instructor and an honors English teacher create a rivalry around which is more signific...

May 20, 2017

Pittsburgh Climate March

Pittsburgh Climate March

Elena Hochheiser, Editor-in-chief

Rising oceans. Potential hazardous amounts of lead and heavy metals in Pittsburgh water. One of the worst air qualities in the United States. Fracking. These are some of the...

April 29, 2017

Pittsburgh March for Science

Pittsburgh March for Science

Elena Hochheiser, Editor-in-chief

"Science > Politics". "There is no planet B". "Remember that time you had Polio? Oh wait, you don't, because of science". These were only a few of the excellent and inspiring...

April 22, 2017

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April 17, 2017

Dan Gilman on Refugees and City Council

Dan Gilman on Refugees and City Council

April 5, 2017

What Trump’s Budget Means for Pittsburgh

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April 3, 2017

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NBA Playoff Recap

Jordan Rivers, Writer

There aren’t too many ways to analyze how these conference finals have gone in the NBA playoffs other than embarrassing. Even though it has only been two games for the eastern...

May 21, 2017

First WPIAL Season for Obama Baseball Concludes

First WPIAL Season for Obama Baseball Concludes

Sam Bisno, Editor

Obama Baseball’s first ever season in WPIALs has come to a close. And although the record may suggest that this is a year to forget, there were many positive takeaways to...

May 19, 2017

Obama Baseball Wins First Ever WPIAL Game

Obama Baseball Wins First Ever WPIAL Game

April 6, 2017

On Monday, April 3, 2017, the Obama Academy baseball team had its first ever WPIAL game. And they won. In a scrappy but well-played bout, Obama edg...

NCAA National Championship

NCAA National Championship

April 5, 2017

The Gonzaga Bulldogs, who are playing in the program's first National Championship with 17-year coach Mark Few took on two time champion Roy...

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The IB Experience: Part 1

The IB Experience: Part 1

Daevan Mangalmurti, Writer

As the school year winds down and our current seniors emerge from the hellish dungeons of IB testing, it seems like a good time to reflect on the IB experience, in all it...

May 19, 2017

YAG Swears in New Officers

YAG Swears in New Officers

Daevan Mangalmurti, Writer

The past year has been a successful one for Obama’s Youth and Government club, and now a new generation has come up to lead the club. This Tuesday, outgoing President Lai...

May 18, 2017

Taylor Stewart Signs with Lincoln

Taylor Stewart Signs with Lincoln

May 16, 2017

On December 14th of 1998, Lisa Stewart and Brett Stewart brought the utmost sharp-witted, clever, high class and vigorous girl I've ever met...

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Pittsburgh Barack Obama Academy of International Studies
Pittsburgh Barack Obama Academy of International Studies